Victoria Lodge Motor Inn
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... playful seals frolicking in the water far below from the cliff top lookouts for nearly an hour.
Back in the car we drove a bit further down the road where we had the choice of 3 more walks. The blow-holes were our first viewing choice and as we started to walk up the slope towards one of the other locations our legs simultaneously decided they weren't going to perform any more. It certainly appeared that the steep climb to the ...
... to eat our tea. We had no sooner sat down when a possum ran past us and jumped up onto the table heading for the rest of our cooked scones. With our rescued scones shut away in the caravan the possum then started up with some loud grunting, protesting the removal of the scones.
It was a great evening with no wind, a nice warm fire, no other human noise to be heard and we had the whole campground to ourselves. You can’t beat a good setting, good food and good ...
... r the wind is perfect for the kite (not like Townsville) so it is produce much to Billies delight, as he loves chasing it. At our amazement Princess Maggie even put in an effort chasing Billy once he started the chase with the kite.
Dogs workout done, my workout done we are back up the hill settling in, showered, fed and watered doesn't get any better.
Up in the morning and a walk to the Cape to take in more of this seascape. ...
... of the kids that they had met yesterday.
Tim informed us that it was 10am so we started up the bus waited the 5 or so minutes that it takes to 'air up'. We then drove out around 10:15 and turned right at the exit and drove up the hill about 200 metres we me freaking out as he turned it in the carpark (bit steep the tight corner he had to maneuver) but his good driving got us to where we could park and we headed up the steep ...
... we wanted to visit was the Blue Lake, only 10 minutes out of town. This is a 167 meter deep volcanic crater lake that somehow turns almost electric blue when the sun is shining. Fortunately for us and our pictures, it did just that so we were not disappointed. Back in the car we headed without stopping (so Lee could sleep) towards our stop for the night in Portland. Lee went straight to bed again as soon as we got in the room. So off I went ...