Australis Margaret River
Travel Blogs from Margaret River
We have been to a few more places and done some different things over the last couple of weeks. Charlie has had a couple days of work and hopefully some more lined up before we go over to Sydney, so I had a a nice peaceful time haha.
On November 24th we were invited to Ascot to the horse racing which was so much fun. I have never felt so …
... enjoying a really nice dinner and some drinks at the Denmark Tavern.
The next day we entered Karri forest territory, otherwise known as the Valley of the Giants, where the trees grow very, very tall. Walking the Tree Top Walk we were quickly impressed when we suddenly found ourselves high between the trees without hardly noticing we'd gone up at all! The forest was sparkling with rain drops, which definitely added to the surreal feel of the experience.
... wanted to return here. It was just as good as I remembered it, a beautiful place set amongst natural bushland. The only facilities were pit toilets but that was fine. Due to all the rainfall it was extremely green and lush today. The camp area is split into different named sections and we went to the Hamelin Hollow section as I had done last time and found a great spot which was wonderfully secluded. We had our own picnic ...
... dinner I went straight into the car and spend the night in it, sleeping curled up on the backseat, to avoid being in a freezing tent and risking making my cold even worse. Next morning we got up early as usual to avoid any possible fines for illegal camping and went on a short walk to the nearby whale lookout. Unfortunately it was another of those crazy rainy days. During the walk it suddenly started to pour down on me, soaking all my clothes within a single ...
Sorry we didn't do a blog yesterday, but there wasn't a lot to write about. We went shopping at Karringyup in the morning and in the afternoon Lucy and I went in the spa at the caravan park and the boys went for some footy practice.
Today we left Perth, after having breakfast with all the animals (see the pictures) and headed down to Margaret River. Our home ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed