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Yep, same old story. We left in light rain. This morning we were headed straight for the ferry at Queenscliff, to transit us to Sorento, on the Mornington Penisula. The latter is familiar territory for us, as I have served in HMAS CERBERUS a number of times, most recently in 2000. The ride took us through Torquay, Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove. …
... I read my book while Lui did all the hard work paddling (he insisted). When we got back to camp we noticed a Bream splashing in the water. Someone had caught it but had got his line tangled in a tree so just left the fish still attached. Lui put the kayak back in the water and got fish number 2 (ok..by default..but who cares). Can't wait for breakfast. We had to move today because we can only stay in one spot for 48 hours, so up the river we went (the price you have to pay when you're ...
... inland to Orbost to join the Princes highway which is the Sydney to Melbourne main road.
We got a bit lost in Lakes Entrance and missed our turning, saw the town...very resorty, so we're staying in tonight. We've got a beautiful cottage, a washer and dryer, a huge spa bath...no bubbles in it for me this time... Or jewellery! And we've got beer, the rest of the crisps, olives, and tomorrow's cooked breakfast provisions to ration out. Brill.
When we woke up this morning it was raining. 5 hours and over 400km later it was still raining just as hard. Needless to say, we didn't venture very far out of the camper. It did, however, let up for an hour or so once we arrived at the town of Lake's Entrance. So we went for a walk into the ...
... and they have a cheese sampling outlet, at which we stopped, and after having sampled numerous delicious cheeses, guess what? It was time for our morning Latte, which we savoured sitting outside on the porch looking out at the green pastures surrounding us, a lovely relaxing stop!
We arrived in late morning in the seaside small town of Merimbula, back on the coast on an estuary running out to the ocean and having parked next to the frontage ...
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