The Pretoria Hotel
Travel Blogs from Mannum
We slowly packed up this morning, and left Clare at 10:15am. We kind of knew which direction we were heading, but had to stop a couple of times, as some of the towns were not on the map. Anyway we found a sign that headed to a place that I was hoping to find; Maggie Beers Farm House. What an experience that was. We had a great time tasting EVERYTHING!!!!! We made a few purchases for ourselves and ...
... up, dessert made plus a salad to take along by 4pm, drinkie time. We had a great bbg with about 14 other people at a long table. Stayed up drinking, eating and singing to good music till 12.30am then off to bed.
Got up on Sunday morning, walked around all the park, getting hugs and saying goodbye to everyone, even the manager had a big hug for me, told us it was a pleasure to have us stay there.
Off to our new home at Loxton.
... a long term bases. So, hopefully it won't be long before we get some news back on job applications and we will move on then.
We are going to start looking around the area, sightseeing so that we get to see what is around while we have some free time. We visited Old Tailem Town, which has 112 Old original buildings set out in streets, it was very interesting, one of our favorites was the ...
Merv's birthday, I spent the day before cooking and preparing food so we could have a lovely birthday picnic. We traveled to Mannum, about 3/4 hours drive away. this is another town on the Murray River. We did a trip across on the ferry, there are two of them in Mannum, which carry cars, caravans, trucks and people across ...
... also some guys on Merv's' crew. Some areas have already finished their harvesting, they are tipping work may continue till end of December for the guys that are left, but it wont be long hours, Merv is getting approx 6.5 hours a night at the moment. Not what had been promised, but, better than nothing. Merv has been told on the quiet that he will be one of the last to be finished off.
Cant complain about cold weather today...40 Celsius and meant to top 42 tomorrow.
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