Walpole Wilderness Resort
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- Microwave in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... and the thirteen crew thought they were done for on this isolated beach, until one of them decided to go and try and find help and came across a pioneer by the name of Thompson. Apparently the wreck can still be seen sometimes, but alas, today was not one of those days. Nevertheless we had fun climbing the rocks, and imagining what it would have been like to wash up here 100 years ago.
Back to the van for some home-made fish and chips tonight. Nothing quite like freshly caught ...
... to find me in the caravan, but as luck would have it, he did, and I vividly remember waking up to my 'Patatina' doll at the end of my bed – she was almost as big as me back then. I still have her in the cupboard somewhere.
So the frenzy of gift opening was over in about five minutes for Josh and Elijah, but Noah being the most like his mother (poor boy) savoured each gift before going on to the next, so his lasted about half an hour or so! ...
... br> The next day we explored the area on foot and went to the beach and just chilled out.
Monday 22nd we head off for the day…. our first stop was to the Tree Top walk we we enjoyed and then we walked the Valley of the Giant Trees … some of these Tingle Trees are as old as 400 years. A wonderful ancient spectacle owed a great deal of respect.
On to Peaceful Bay in search of the Seafood Cafe. Our vision of a ...
... metres up in the air. Quite an experience as the walkway bounces as you walk along it! After the tree top walk we then took the ancient empire walk which is through the base of the forest, a guide explained the fauna and flora as we made our way around. Luckily we made it round just in time as the rain started to fall.
We then headed off to the Thurlby Herb Farm as we had been told they had a great coffee shop. It was a ...
What a great day.
The weather is looking inclement again. We rushed our usually leisured breakfast and headed off on the first walk for the day. The 5.5km walk around and about the Shannon River Dam. This would have to be one of the prettiest walks we have been on. For some reason it was rated 4 which is a hard walk. So Sharon took walking poles, packed water, apples, etc and headed out.
Following along the beautiful ...