Walpole Wilderness Resort
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- Non-smoking rooms
- Refrigerator in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
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... spot on wiki camps that sounded too good to be true, but decided to check it out anyway. It was called Centre Road Crossing and was at a river crossing 5km along a dirt track.
We were lucky enough to be the first people there for the night, meaning we got to free camp inside a wooden hut, complete with fireplace and firewood!!! People who camped there previously had gifted things to the hut, such as pictures, ...
... my boys see rocks they see a challenge, so we made our way upstream one rock at a time. The water here is quite brown because of tannins from the plants falling in to it, but we were still able to spot a couple of quite large catfish swimming around the shallows!
As I write Mal and Noah are off trying their luck fishing in the river. They have been gone a while, so hopefully that means they are having some success!
... to see the Conspicuous Cillfs. Wow , they were majestic, the beach was wild and Rick was so lucky to get photos of a male Splendid( BlueFairy Wren) ( see pics ). )
We took some great wildflower shots during the day even though the actual season has finished… we hope you enjoy our shots.
We drove to Mount Frankland National Park and climbed to the summit. Such an enchanted place..... beautiful birds, ...
... Warren NP walk.
Pemberton (the township) still has a working timber mill and is quaint with many old timber worker cottages still being used but it doesn't have too much else going for it. From here we move to Shannon NP campground, another good base to check out more of the old growth forest. The campground is well setup, with firewood supplied and even wood fired showers, which helps save on our van water ...
... 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 ...