Island Brook Estate
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- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... of the year for Australia (Clive) takes us on a personal tour of the facility.
[Cool story: In 1990, vineyard founder Brian Edwards flew his Tiger Moth 'Matilda’ from London to Perth to raise money for a charity. The label on their bottles shows the route he took, 14 stops to get there. He replaced the front seat with a fuel tank and piloted from the back seat. Matilda is an open cockpit biplane, pretty amazing ...
... as I am used to being in bunkers surrounded by sand. Bunkers Bay is nearly to the tip of Cape Naturaliste and has a very expensive resort fairly close to the beach. It is a beautiful largish bay of white sand and gently shelving shore. We "made camp" at our chosen spot and spent the morning sunbathing and swimming. We were comforted by the shark spotting helicopter making several passes overhead but not ...
Today was sprinkling rain, so a great day for shopping and taste testing. Being in a famous wine region, but neither of us being particularly enthusiastic wine drinkers to make it worthwhile, we still found plenty to do. Like the chocolate factory! After breakfast the Margaret River Chocolate Company was our first stop (free chocolate tasting!), followed closely by Margaret River Providore, where there were plenty of different things to sample. We ...
... afternoon got rowdier and rowdier with the great end station at the Duck Stein Brewery.
We met nice south African guest who came with us to the bar at night we had an fabulous day.
To be continued,
We werden vanochtend een beetje wazig wakker van de gezellige avond met Greg en Tara.
Spek met ei was voor ontbijt. Na het ontbijt voelde iedereen zich goed, De ...
... and we have some success.
Off we went to the Cowaramup the town with lots of statue cows in the street. Pity we forgot to take photos. Quite hilarious.
We now have the said FME connector. So we can upload some photos onto our blog.
2 October Another weather front moved in. Started with a beautiful day, blue skies, no clouds. By 10.30 the sky was looking decidedly grey to black.
Kathy and Ken (a couple of lovely Canadian tourists) came to ...