Barrington Tops Organic Retreat
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... we were too stingy to pay the $2 donation entrance so we drove into town and stopped at the information centre. Here the lady was very kind and gave us lots of ideas of what to do in the area. If I had lots of money I think I would like to volunteer in an information centre. She told us the main reason people come to Dorrigo was the rainforest centre so we sucked it up and went back and paid the entrance. It was a really well done centre with a movie theatre at the ...
... Then they dropped the bombshell - 'your bathroom is across the yard'. The pain and suffering of Thai.Vietnamese bus journeys came flooding back. I was going to have to go on water bans and learn how to avoid going to the toilet for hours on end so I wouldn't have to venture through the garden in the dead of night for a wee!! Knowing my luck I would be eaten alive by a dingo!! I headed to my room and sat down in a state of panic scared to touch anything incase a ...
... of the many cow pads.
The calves were frisky, and a delight to watch them gambol around, playing with each other. After the recent rains the ground was lush with grass and new growth, the cattle were in excellent condition. Jan and Trev were woken from their sleep with calves licking the caravan and ropes for the fresh water. We had collected a bucket of rain water and found a rather ...
We took the serene and picturesque drive out through the hills of Krambach, west of Forster and on to Gloucester. Rain has started again, but thankfully only a drizzle. Went to the tourist info at Gloucester and decided to camp at Poley's Place, a working cattle property on the Barrington River even though the weather wasn’t looking too promising.
What a great choice! It is absolutely beautiful ...
I got up without a headache today which was a bonus, Ed however managed to fall asleep with his contacts in last night and he could barely get his eyes open! We were moved into a new group today and there was about 40 of us now who were all going up to Byron Bay. We drove for a couple of hours this morning before arriving at our beach for the day. Yet more surfing and I think I ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet