Excelsior Motor Inn
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Woke up with an urgent greeting from a child ( will remain anonymous for protection reasons)
and soon after I found myself cleaning our toilet extensively. Happy Mother's Day hey!!!
Ahhhh, the joys of being a Mum.
We went inside and had a very special breakfast with Penny and Beke. Thank you for sharing your home with us. x x x
We packed everything up and hit the road. Drove slowly along the Highway which was a ...
... this to be hanging around Lennox. We decided to finish watching the sunset then headed to the pub for a cheeky beer where we would be meeting Sadie. We ended up meeting a group of her friends and they were very, uh, loud and excitable. Sadie drove us back to her house then left us to go to her book club. Once she left me and Chris looked at eachother and voiced our thoughts on the apparent surrealness we had found ourselves in. We were by ourselves in a womans house who we had only ...
... we got ourselves showered and ready to cook dinner, only to discover that some thieving scoundrel had made off with our dinner from the fridge!! Having made no headway in complaining (even though you need a key to ****, but not to keep your food locked away!) we eventually cut our losses and went out for a cheap meal and drink in a bar. Had live music on which was ok but there isn't much to do here! Headed back to camp-site after.
Bruce picked us up at 9am, to take us for a tour of the district. We went up the Big Brother Mountain to a lookout out over Laurieton and North Haven. Great view, eventhough a little hazy.
We then sent down for a drive to the beach areas, and managed to catch up with another Vet Mate.
Getting back, we had a quick lunch at Pete's, then 4 of us went for a round of golf at Kew Country Club. Pete and Jack only played 9 ...
... the longest stretch of our trip today. It was over 4 hours on the road with a couple of stops on the way. I was very, very good... until about 15 minutes to go. Like dad said "better than an hour and 15 minutes!". Probably because I didn't have a nap.
I did entertain myself quite well. I even balanced a ball on my head for about 20 minutes. I was quite impressed with myself.
But we got ...