BreakFree Rainbow Shores
Travel Blogs from Rainbow Beach
... of temperature, the sky's however are vast, blue (I have never seen such vast horizons, and blue skies) and cloudless. Part of the reason why the skies are so vast, I fact come to think of it the only reason is because the horizon is flat. Eastern Australia is very flat (this is explained in Byron)
Here we stayed on the island on what seemed to be (to me anyway) a boozy getaway for the early 20s bunch, who have either graduated (I fit into that category, or who are on a ...
... for fishing bait - by the way the fishing to date has been very poor
We drove back over the headland near Rainbow Beach and then drove 10 km along the rainbow cliffs
We also visited a huge sand dune called the Carlo Sandblow with great views of Wide Bay
The next day we went to Fraser Island
This entailed a 4wd drive in soft sand to the end of Inskip Point to drive onto a ferry ...
... and we won’t forget the moments where the 3 of us nearly managed to kill each other while on the bikes. Over the next day, Emma and Danny brought us for a tour of the local village and waterfalls. We even managed to squeeze in a tour of the local Clock Shop. A bizarre shop devoted to all aspects of time.
From here, we continued south to reach a truly unmissable stop, the Steve ...
... the early start however this was not to be! People who had ended their tour today were in the mood to party meaning no sleep for us. This also included hair dryers being used at 2.30am after promising us they'd be quiet!
Friday morning we were up early, bags to storage and enjoyed a free pancake breakfast. Then it was time to pack the jeeps ready for our stay on Fraser ...
... Had to be from wembley and his misses kicking off at him. We made it to lake macenzie which was a cool off road drive and got there we were greeted by the nicest clear lake blue sky and white sand. Being all rain water it wasn't salty and we could brush our teeth with the sand it was that fine. Wasn't nice but was funny. Chilled there for a while Clare bear slept and snored! Then off road drive back which was the best of all and somehow Craig slept through it ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking