Travel Blogs from Degarra
After a small flight up the coast - with the Barrier Reef on one side and the Rainforest on the other - and a short boat ride we arrived at Bloomfields Lodge for 4 days of "luxury in the rainforest". Day 1 ===== This was spent lazing by the pool, a small swim to work off the 2 course lunch and try to work up the appetite for the 3 courses in the …
We are back in Cairns now for 1 day before heading off to Alice Springs and Ayres Rock tomorrow. It has been an excellent 10 days since the last post with our weekend in Port Douglas, 2 days in Cairns and a 4 night break at Bloomfield Lodge in tropical Northern Queensland. Port Douglas was very enjoyable - nice bars and restaurants and a good beach …
The Reef IMG0528 / extra photo Another early start in Cairns - we had decided to go out on a trip on a small-ish boat to the reef (Norman's reef). There were only 35 of us which was great - a mix of snorkellers and divers. The boys decided to dive, but the girls couldnt be bothered. Im glad in hindsight, as we saw the same as boys without the …
Went out on the boat today and did ok got 2 mackerel and one GT should be good for 3 feeds. Tony told us there is a five Metre crock up one of the creeks Glenn wanted to have a look at in our little tiny it would be twice the length of the boat no thanks.
Attached a action video of Glenn catching the GT for all your fishing junkies out there.
Morning. Today we are going to visit Shayne Stevens at Rainforestation near Kuranda. This will be a visit to the park and to say hello to Shayne. Who I haven't seen since last year. From there we take the development road up to Rossville to the lions Den hotel. A great outback pub. I probably will swing into Cooktown to throw a line off the pier. Hopefully the weather ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center