Travel Blogs from Hamilton
... in parts has a white sand on the edge leading to the tea coloured water. All around are fantastic vista
It was raining heavily this morning with thunderstorms so we decided to stay put for the day. We went for a drive to New Norfolk and did some grocery shopping. The weather cleared so we went for a walk up to the waterfall and on the way we saw an echidna. The rest of the day we relaxed read, watched TV or looked for platypus in the ...
... the South Bruny lighthouse. Very dramatic coast line down here with some amazing views. Felt as though we were just keeping ahead of bad weather though, so didn't linger too long. We then travelled up the west coast along Lighthouse Road to Lunawanna and Alonnah. Sparsely populated and not as attractive as the east coast.
Next we made for the Bruny Island Cheese Company which we passed on our way in. ...
... dark on top of the bins. I shone the torch on it and we saw the cutest and cheekiest possum. He was obviously trying to get into the bins but gave us an 'innocent, I'm not up to anything honest look'! On our way back I shone the torch at the bins again. The possum was now on top of a bin with it's lid off and rubbish strewn across the floor. He was chomping on some chicken bones. It was hilarious!
By the way we both decided to ignore today ...
Not much occurred today, did a bit of fishing and touring around Hobart etc... Took poor Bells to the Drs in Hobart as she has Otitis Media, she's living on panadine and antis now. We returned from Hobart back to the caravan park to find a couple of young uni students camping behind us. The kids got talking to them and when the young bloke pulled out ...
... Wikicamps were wrong !! It has brown grassy/dirt stuff on a significantly polluted Derwent River........bacterial warnings etc... Never mind, if we sit outside our van we can hear the music at MONA and feed the ducks, it has a FLAT van site, water (gross but clean), power and lovely hot showers! It'll do for a couple of nights. $46/night for a large powered site overlooking the Derwent Drain, I mean River!! We went to the Cadbury chocolate factory, got free chocolate, bought ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking