Travel Blogs from Walkerville
... We thought that we should stock up on wine for our next stop at the Mornington Peninsula National Park. Sale seemed much nicer than we were expecting – given its history as the birthplace of the Australian oil and gas industry via its proximity to Bass Straight.
We turned off the highway to Melbourne at Foster around lunchtime and decided to stop for a bite of lunch and to put a bet on the Melbourne Cup. ...
We weren't going far, our destination was up the coast, in Cape Liptrap National Park, at Bear Gully campground (there are bears in Australia?!). It was a free campground with the beach next door, and a view of Wilson's Prom.
We got to the campground around 10am, after driving through more farm lands. Sheep with a view of the ocean. Cows with a view of tidal rivers and lakes. The campground was completely full to ...
... sweep away and seem to go on forever leading you to what feels like the end of the earth, with dramatic pristine beeches.
We had basically decided just to drive there see what the weather was doing and decide if it was worth saying for a few days or just going straight to our next house stay just up the road at Fish Creek, you can't predict the weather especially in a mountain range so we just took a chance, the drive down had been so nice we felt the gods were on our side.
... we booked into a hostel for a night. How we loved the heat of shower and food. Using the tram system in a foreign city made me realise how hard it could be for people who don't live in brussels when I find it all too easy. We even got to see penguins in the beautiful suburb of St Kilda, can't do that in Scharbeek though...
On to our main aim, the famous Great Ocean Road! We tried to hurry to the coastal town of Apollo to see one of my good friends Kayla ...
Taking to the walking tracks is a splendid way to enjoy the park and check out the other beaches, forests and vistas.
Squeaky Beach is a favourite with everyone and visiting on a bright sunny day enhances the experience.
We judge Little Oberon ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking