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.
... She lived in a small old shack just opposite the sea with a front porch with a picnic table and a couple of cosy chairs. We would spend nights playing cards, drinking, discussing philosophies or just cosed up in blankets on this chilly porch, surrounded by fairylights. She lived with two chefs and some of the most incredible people I've met on my trip. One of the chefs was vegan and showed us a whole different side of what we pictured veganism to be- ...
... its pretty beach and stunning colour contrasts a high point of the walks.
Mount Bishop is another attractive walk with views over the park and a trip through the ferns and lilly pilly forest
The environment consists of swamp land grasses, rainforest, heath lands ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking