The Pretoria Hotel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... we got back to our campsite for lunch! How sad that the highlight of our day was having done the laundry!!! Anyway, a short while later, everyone starts heading up to the shed for the nightly sit and chat (and drink!) around the fire pot. Once again we are treated like old friends as everyone discusses what they did during the day. Such a wealth of knowledge and information can ...
... and found our motel. The first thing I did was have a long hot shower... so nice to feel clean again. We dicided to go to the pub for dinner (right next door to the motel) then walk to Kathy's (a friend we were visiting) about 2km away. Dinner at the Brian Boru pub was delicious... and it was nice to catch up with Kathy and her family after so long.
We left Bendigo at about 8am - there was no camp to pack up ...
... It is quite a nice location but at the time it became a little too crowded around us with speed boats and people. This had something to do with our second day turning out to be a Saturday, with a beautiful blue cloudless sky and the weather forecast of a sunny week-end.
We decided to meander north, viewing some of the river scenery along the ...
... to candles and everything in between. After lunch we walked back to the car, it's heating up, mid 30s again. Heading out of town we took the shorter route back to Bowhill, on the banks of the Murray. This is a quaint little shack/ holiday spot with all the homes facing the river with lawns and jetties in front of them. Great place now. I wouldn't like to be here when it flooded. Thankfully it doesn't flood much these days. We ...
... a moveable house.
We came to check out the paddle steamers and soak up the atmosphere; having a nice voyage down the Murray in the process. Like a lot of Australia, the paddle steamers were reliant on volunteers to enable it to operate - and with the trademark Aussie humour they made the trip.
We had a spot of lunch at an RSL (The Returned and Services League of Australia, which ...