Southern Cross Motor Inn
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... when they stopped for wood, but it was just a little grizzle.
We were pretty amazed when we saw the lake - it was almost dried up! The swans were out further in the supposedly deeper water and just water birds along the edge of the lake.
We heard that the pelicans were all on the other side of the lake, behind ...
... Inmates were in for a variety of reasons - killing a man for smoking in a cafe being one of the more mad ones.
Josefa didn't enjoy it, even though we'd been here before! She feels too much empathy for those who were in the cells. Aidan thought the guided tour a bit long. But Rosa seemed interested in the stories behind the prisoners, the escape plots, ...
Jeff and I are having a great time. We are seeing so many places and meeting so many people, it's fantastic! Our feet have tan marks from our shoes. Our arms are getting tanned especially Jeff's right arm and my left arm from driving. The back of my neck is so brown but not as much as Jeff. With his white beard and tanned face and arms he could pass as indigenous.
... about 'The Rat', a good place for a pub meal. I booked out the entire venue, (panoramic photo attached), just for us. The meal was awesome. We walked home from town, about 15 minutes and we're amazed at the amount of trucks and trains that travel at night. The trucks are lit up like Christmas trees and look awesome. The trains are long and rattle along the joins in the tracks. This is, after all, the main access to Adelaide. A great day for our first ...
School holidays again and they are almost over, so it was time for some fun at Green Hill Lake with Holly, Caity, Mannie, Jill and Karen!
Jill and Karen were busy putting up Karen's tent when we arrived, so we helped ( a bit!) to finish it off, then it was time to help put up Karen's Christmas present - her new Gazebo!
It was quite breezy and the side walls were flapping a bit, but once it was ...
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