Tasmania Week 2

Monday 19/3/18 – Sunday 25/3/18 As we headed out of Zeehan on Monday morning,  I decided to visit the West Coast Heritage Centre while Brendyn went in search of the Spray Tunnel.   If interested in the mining history and stories of the people of this region, the Heritage Centre is a treasure trove of information. […]
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Tasmania Week 1

Saturday 10/3/18 to Sunday 18/3/18 How lovely it was to get to Nan’s place at Somerset.  We spent a few days here just relaxing, having some outings, chatting and enjoying the time.  Nan has so many stories to tell about my great grandparents and other relatives, who mostly lived in the north west of Tasmania. […]
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Melbourne VIC

At the end of the day at Phillip Island we travelled toward Melbourne and camped on the Tooradin foreshore for the night.  It was really hot that afternoon so we spent it in the shade of a tree by the water. The next day we took the scenic route up into the Dandenong Ranges, travelling […]
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Phillip Island VIC

Leaving Paynesville we made our way slowly toward Melbourne.  Called in to Port Albert which was an important port in the 1850’s gold rush era.  We continued on and went up to the wind farm at Toora.  We travelled through many small villages and coastal towns, such as picturesque Inverloch, before setting up camp at Dalyston […]
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Paynesville VIC

Paynesville was a destination we were keen to make on time as the Classic Boat Rally was being held there on the first weekend of March.  We stayed for three nights on Prince of Wales, a beautiful boat owned by our friends Jeff & Natalie.  They very kindly allowed us to stay on this exceptionally […]
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