Travel Blogs from Gladstone
We awoke today to the sound of rain drops falling on the Caravan. We made a couple of cappuccinos and decided to drink them under the awning and watch the world go by as the rain came down. We soon realised that we had made a mistake as it was quite cool outside. That then saw both of us heading for the warm clothing.
Today is the first day that I have had to ...
... before heading to Brisbane the following morning. We stayed at my Aunty Marls and Uncle Alan's for 2 nights and visited my grandparents and Aunty Joc who has just returned back to Australia to live after living in Hong Kong for a number of years. It was my grandmothers 85th Birthday while we were there so it was lovely to be there to wish her a happy birthday. We headed off again Wednesday morning set for our next farm adventure at Middle Pocket, ...
It's Day 5 on Freckle Farm and we are loving it! It's been busy. There is now a Japanese girl Nanako wwoofing here as well as a Texas girl Kim who has been a paid employee here since May. On Wednesday Rob's parents arrived in their caravan with their two couple friends in their caravans so we had 4 caravans set up here for the past couple of days. The old men worked on an old farm ute and removed the cab so Rob can turn ...
We moved up the Queensland coast today to Boyne Island, near Gladstone. We noticed a quick change of scenery from sugar cane to grassland... cattle country. After an easy set up under beautiful blue skies, we headed out to enjoy the Origin 2 NRL game. Unbelievably, the courtesy bus picks us up from the camp site and takes us straight to the local hotel. We met an avid Queensland supporter at the table and had some great fun with him during the game. It was an epic game with New ...
... and Justin, so we got to say hello. We collected our bags then waited for a taxi and caught it to Kerry's.
Grabbed the protege and then headed home. We stopped on the way at Red Rooster to get chicken and chips for dinner at 6:15. Once we got home we had some dinner then a shower.
I put on a load of washing and we watched the second last episode of The Walking Dead, before bed about ...
Other places to stay in Gladstone
100 Goondoon Street , Gladstone | 4 star hotelfrom $123
22-24 Roseberry Street, Gladstone | 3 star hotelfrom $122
166 Auckland Street, Gladstone | Hotelfrom $133
20 - 24 William St., Gladstone | Hotelfrom $101