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Travel Blogs from Dunkeld
... high with the waves crashing against them. Next was the much anticipated (although slightly disappointing) Cheese world, where we used vouchers to get some massive milkshakes and bought a tasty garlic & pepper cheddar. After a quick Coles supermarket stop at Warrnambool the Great Ocean Road was over and we started to drive north towards the Grampians National Park. We stopped at the friendly Tourist Information office in Dunkeld and made use of ...
... br> What a great afternoon both at the golf course and at Ric and Shirely's delightful retirement villa.
A superb day. Head spinning. Finally we set off for parts east. Then we changed our minds found Lake Bollac and headed down here for the night.
For those interested East Beach is the best free campsite. No one else here. We are on the edge of the lake. Fantastic.
... really be afraid of humans..
We only spent a day at the Grampians exploring the main natural sights (f.e McKenzy Falls) and a few viewpoints giving spectacular views of the majestic sandstone mountains covered by forrest and other woodlands. The Grampians are home of a vast diversity of native plants and animal species, some of them are unique to this area. The Park is surprisingly green considering that 50% of the ...
... on eucalypt leaves. An hour on down the road we will stop for lunch at Blackwood Gully in Lavers Hill. Lavers Hill is an area noted for scenic beauty. Perched at highest point on the Great Ocean Road, views can be enjoyed of the rolling hills and timbered forests of the Otway Ranges. It is also one of Victoria's wettest spots. From here it is just a short trip to the 12 Apostles. These world-recognised icons of Australia are set amongst the Port Campbell ...
... and I dozed off reading my book.
We woke up at 6am, made breakfast, and headed out of our accommodation. The first stop was a local waterfall. The rain was really coming down so we went on a shorter hike and efficiently experienced the falls. Because we went on the shorter hike, we spent some time in the town, got hot drinks, and checked out one of the local shops. Next we went to the culture center ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking