Allan Court Motel
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... spend an afternoon. Thursday 30th April. Dunedin to Lawrence. Change of plan. After licking-the-cats-bum for 3 days, and scared of becoming morbidly obese due to our now very sedentary lifestyle, we decided to take advantage of a break in the weather and get back on the bikes for a few days. We managed to get a bus from Dunedin to Lawrence, the start of the Clutha Gold Trail. We had estimated and planned that we could link the Clutha Gold with the Roxburgh ...
... plastic didn't stay together! 'Lens error' Oh....no. Maybe if we get it all back together later..... We worked on it all that night. The moving parts never starting moving again. The upside? We found another Coolpix in a nearby store that was a newer version (bonus. upgrade!). Bruce got the Cadbury pic on the iPhone, sent it to Katie and got a good smile.
As we checked into our hotel the next ...
... and find it closed!
Back to the city centre, there’s lots of activity around the Octagon. We slip into a likely looking place called Bacchus Wine Bar and Restaurant.
“I’m sorry but the chef has gone home. We are only serving dessert at this moment.”
Next one, Albi Bar and Restaurant….
“I’m afraid the restaurant closes at nine thirty.”
We end up at Velvet Burger.
... four bedrooms but there was the owners section as well plus a granny flat so I think it would have been a 7 or even 8 bedroom house. We had a common room as well and a dining room.
The gardens are beautiful and there are sheep, lambs, horses, cattle, chooks, ducks, puppies, lots of dogs and rabbits. We unpacked met our host Chrissie and explored a little we found the lambs first who were being hand fed so the two of them came up to us and sucked our fingers and head butted ...
Wow, what a weekend, where to even begin. Saturday morning we woke up like toddlers on Christmas Day. Sleepy-eyed and a little bit cold we got ourselves out of bed and get ready to leave. We had to be at the bus stop at 7:30 so needed to leave at 7 to ensure we were there in plenty of time. We got ready throwing the last of our bits in the case and were out the door. Just as we were heading out the drive I remembered I'd forgotten my scarf. Don't you hate that? There's always that bit ...