Walhalla's Star Hotel
Travel Blogs from Walhalla
On the 25th of April I woke up at 5:00 and had a shower.Then went to have breakfast and then brushed my teeth and got my iPad mini.Then when we got to McDonald's we had breakfast with Gary's family but without Gary's mum.After breakfast we went to moe and got some bread rolls and brought James some boots and left ...
Woke to another beautiful morning overlooking the Wellington River. As usual the kettle was soon on and a leisurely breakfast was consumed as the sun rose, lighting the hills and mountains around us. It wasn't long before we realised two things: 1) the day was going to be warmer than yesterday; 2) we were out of toilet paper and the supplies in the long drop had been exhausted since the evening of the day we arrived!
Woke at 7.45 to the sound of beautiful rain on the roof of the van. Peter said we had had 9mm which for him means about 900 litres of water in his tank.
Had a quick breakfast, then packed up the van and hooked up so I could turn the van around ready to depart after morning tea.
It was with some regret we said our goodbyes to Peter & Joy. Their hospitality was exceptional, they must have learned something when they were at 34Sqn and ...
... the awards each wine had won on thousand of Lightfoot & Sons Winery’s bottles! To be honest I really enjoyed it. It was repetitive work, but I have never minded doing work like that and work in Australia pays so much better than back at home I was paid $18 an hour for this! I think we ended up doing 14 palets… each one had 40-60 boxes of wine, and each box had 12 bottles. I’m not going to ...
In Australia they give us a day off to watch a horse race (making a 4-day weekend) - crazy you think? Well, the only crazy thing about this long weekend was that my friend, Malan and I decided to go camping. In the Alps. Where the temperature was forecast to be 0-10oC. Hmmm. Thermal undies were definitely top of the packing list!
Sat: Drove to Licola (4hrs) , from where it turns into dirt track up to Mt Howitt car park. (2hrs).
From there ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking