Scamander Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Scamander
... gift shop, I saw a brochure advertising an animal park with Tasmanian devils. Doreen was very understanding and agreed to go. The park was a bit disappointing in that it was fairly pricey and the animal enclosures weren't all that natural in some cases. But there were kangaroos or wallabies hopping around and coming up to people to get at the food you could buy for $1. And we got there just in time for the feedings of the nocturnal mammals, ...
Since we've arrived in Tasmania, we've tried to find places to stay overnight with the campervan for free as Tasmania offers lots of them. So far we've done well, we've only stayed in a caravan park once, near Hobart, as on top of our regular need of showers and power, we were in an urgent need to do our laundry. Easier to do everything in a caravan park. Apart from that time, we've managed to stay everywhere for free and find places ...
We got up early today as we were doing a fairly long drive to Bay of Fires. We left the camp site at about 8 and went to Woolworths to get some petrol. We then hit the road out of Launceston, a very winding road through forests and open countryside over to St Helens and the Bay of Fires. It was only about 170 kilometres but took a long time. The road had hair pin bends and hugged the hillside quite precariously in places. We just took our time ...
... had to throw it back, Al caught a salmon to keep.
We cooked up some lunch of chicken sticks over a little fire.
After lunch everyone wanted to play in the canoes. Gez and Jake in one, Nick, Maddy and Amy in the other started having wars and trying to ram each other. Then they decided to have a race into shore, not sure how it happened but Gez ...
Today we did a bit of a split. Al, Nick, Jake, Charlie & Dan went out on a charter boat fishing for 3 1/2 hours. Gez, Amy, Ollie, Tommy, Tommy, Maddy & I went out to explore a waterfall.
The fishing went really well. Dan caught the most fish & was very pleased with himself. They caught - flathead, snapper, mullet & yellow eye, the operator filletted all the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking