Giants' Table and Cottages
Travel Blogs from Maydena
... The rain didn't stop when we got to Queenstown (much quieter than the Queenstown that me and the grown-up went to in New Zealand) but the grown-up and me did see a steam train coming into the railway station which was very good.
I hope the rain stops, I don't like rain, it makes my fur smell.
Till next time... ...
... days there besides the river. Winding our way through the small country towns we stopped and purchased a kg of fat juice cherries direct from the grower only $10kg at Bushy Park.
Following the Derwent River downstream as it widens towards Hobart we passed through New Norfolk and Bridgewater noticing industry, factories and suburbia seeping into the landscape as we farewelled the west and welcomed the east coast and city life.
Driving around ...
Rated one of Tasmania's best national parks, I hope so! The campground was outstanding, best we have ever stayed in. Right on the river, hot showers, great facilities and even a laundry which was great because we had heaps of washing! Wanted to visit the lake but it was 16km up a windy, bumpy dirt ...
As we left Snug Beach and headed off it was cold but sunny. We travelled along the Derwent River through hop fields, vineyards and forests to find a spot amongst the tall trees at Mt Field National Park. We went for a short walk to see two waterfalls then drove 16km up to Dobson Lake in Alpine Country. We sat and ate our lunch in a hut out of the wind then walked around the lake. All very beautiful with lots of birds singing in the trees and ...
... and I won! After all, she is the birthday girl and should get nice digs tonight! We found a great little B&B in the very, very, very small central town of Hamilton. McCauley's Cottage (c 1846) is a beautifully restored heritage home that just happened to be available for the night. It had open fires, heated bathroom floor, a ghost or two, and fruit and vegie garden open to us. Fresh tomatoes and berries for ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking