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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMerribrook Retreat Margaret River
The retreat is lovely but not what I expected after reading the brochure. The price doesn't match the experience. Breakfast was fantastic.
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... the caravan park shop. This is the only place where a shop attendant has ever offered us some of his twisties while we wait! We drove around the beaches admiring the views, stopped and watched the surfing for a while, and then headed back to camp. Not at all hungry for a proper meal after our snacking today, so we'd planned some great nibblies to finish off. Cheese, crackers, and the venison cabana, kranksky, chorizo and salami we'd bought this ...
... a lovely apartment which we had rented for the week.
The rest of the week was spent in a total orgy of winery visits, wine tastings and lunches, comparing the famous Australian Lamingtons bought from various bakeries, including the famous Dunsborough Bakery (which also had the very best Aussie meat pie I have ever tasted - actually this was my first one, but it was soooo good that it is going to be a hard act to follow. Additional food orgies of the week included olives, ...
... an area renowned for it's wine and great food so we are going to enjoy it!
We did a little bit of shopping after that, including a trip to a local farm shop where we picked up some bacon. This is a very nice little town, looking forward to more exploring over the next few days. We are especially excited to be here as our good friends Greg and Tara are making the trip over from Sydney for a long weekend with us. ...
... here. They have built a bridge over the top of water that surges in from both sides, but really crashes in from the seaward side. It causes huge surges to pour through this gap. Further out the huge waves crash through a narrow gap and cause waterfalls and spectacular white water and sprays everywhere. We sat and admired for an hour or so. It was hard to leave. To finish the day we stopped off at a huge pub that had a roaring fire and had a beer. A good day on all ...
... Climbing tree The forests here are prone to fires and burn offs. When a fire starts people rely on 3 giant trees. The Diamond tree, the bicentennial tree and the Gloucester tree. These trees were chosen to be fire towers because they were taller then most other trees around them. After the fire danger had gone people made it so the public could climb the trees. Salmon catching On the last day that we ...