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Monday, 30 January 2012

Australia Day Weekend

Not sure exactly where to go camping we did a search on the internet and found Murrayville Caravan Park...just over the SA/Vic boarder.
It was a Council run Park with very clean and tidy showers and toilets....and laundry..$10 a night powered site....was well worth the 320klm trip there

 





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Contact Person: Lorraine Yard
Phone Number: (03) 5095 2126
Mobile Number: 0439 952 126
Location Address: Reed Street, Murrayville VIC 3512
Located up the main street of the town and just past the swimming pool, the Murrayville Caravan Park is possibly the most peaceful, cheapest and greenest caravan park in Australia. It is equipped with 8 powered sites and numerous un-powered sites where campers can spread out and enjoy the open spaces. The ablution block was recently upgraded in February 2007 thus the shower and toilet amenities are new and very sufficient. In the future, we hope to have two on-site cabins available for hire.
Facilities: Barbeque, Water Supply, Large Rigs Accepted, Pets Allowed, Power, Showers & Toilets

On the edge of the Park is a Public Pool...Open between 2pm and 6pm dayly at $2.80pp was great on those hot days


We both enjoyed it greatly


We went for a stroll through the town..very old but very tidy...the parks and info center were beautiful....lots of public toilets around



We left on Sunday.........Yes it was well worth the trip there...met a great SA couple that have been on the road 4 years...they spend a lot of time camped there.

More pictures here:   http://s885.photobucket.com/albums/ac54/Smokeydk2/CampingTrips/Murrayville012012/

Tuesday, 3 January 2012

Black Cockatoo Bush Camp 2011/12

On Thursday 29th December we headed to our favourite Camp Ground which is about 13klm north of Naracoorte SA SE by ourselves this time.



Theres a Dam in the middle of camp area.great for yabbies




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It was very hot here....most days the temp in the van was over 40c...we were pleased that our friends from Naracoorte invited us to visit their AC home in the evenings....


6:35am Monday we headed home...it was a hot trip home......the closer we got to Adelaide the greater the wind...we used more fuel in 30klm than we did for rest of the trip

Home safe and now where to go Aust Day weekend...Hmmmmmmm!!!

Lakeside Camp Ground yet again

Yes we are back yet again...this time by ourselves.....Friday December 23rd till Monday the 26th December 2011


When we arrived a young couple with 2 small children were there waiting for the RAA to tow their vehicle and caravan away...the vehicles gearbox packed up ..they were travelling Oz....coming from south of Perth WA


It was a very hot weekend......only consulation was we had the Lake to cool off in

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Some great sunrises