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Travel Blogs from Coolum Beach
... around the $500 mark)
Xantrex Charger - we have one of these 'left' over.
Regulator ... got to sort that one out
Victron 300 Inverter...we had one of these already
From our Bushtracker days we had kept records of solar power in vs useage. Therefore we that we should be right power wise. Or we go for a drive and get the DC to DC 40amp to charge it back up again.
... getting around and zero parking places ( tried for half an hour every car park full) we decided Noosa wasn't for us. It looks like a rich mans playground, a lot of canals with very big expensive houses with very big expensive boats moored up at the end of there private jettys. So we ran the gauntlet again to get out and went to Marcus Beach and stopped for lunch, unfortunately it's a non swimming beach so once we finished lunch we decided to go back to a place ...
... to Banksey and everything he told me and pulled away smoothly an followed him to the ferry. Had a few problems at first, driving off road and on soft sand is very different to driving on a main road and the car makes so much noise and sounds like its about to blow up! Also you only really use second and third gear which you think would make it easier but getting it in third gear was just down to luck! I made it to the ferry before realising i still had the handbrake on! Well done ...
... day, but a bit blowy and left the beach as a sweaty, sand covered version of myself!!! lol
Couple of days it was pretty dreich so got on with planning my trip, washing etc!!!
Did a major hike one day, even wore my boots and everything, I was taking it that seriously!!!
Only took me a few hours to climb Mount Coolum, but the views over the sunshine coast were well worth it!! The heat might ...
... I think we must have looked like those 2 old ***** (Statler and Waldor) in the private boxs in the Muppetts. Either them or the characters in Dumb & Dumber.
Following that we headed to Mapleton then back to the van via Palmwoods & Mooloolah where we had happy hour (sorry don't want to let Stan & Candy or Mal down as they have come to expect them now)