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Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Bega March 8th 2020

Had a good night in a comfortable room and got away about 9 am to the Bega Cheese Factory had a good look around and coffee and cake drove on out after filling up with gas toward Tathra on the coast, the old town up on top of the headland took a drive down to the beach where they were having Surf Life Saving Comps didn't hang around for long and onto Merimbula through very green farmland and estuaries. Reached Merimbula about mid day very busy and a good size upmarket looking seaside town ... lots of Oyster farms up the estuary and their EAT festival on along the estuary, we found a park quite close and had a walk along the food tents baiscally cleaned out of all their fare and only cash sales so ... read more

Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Jervis Bay March 7th 2020

Had a lovely breakfast at the Hotel and packed up and off to have a look at the headland another lighthouse gun emplacements and a blowhole. Drove onto Shoalhaven heads through the first we had seen of the fires it was to be fire damage through to Lakes Entrance at the bottom corner of Australia... saw lots of burnt out houses and cars sheds etc ... had a drive around and on through Nowra and out to Huskisson in Jervis Bay another quaint seaside village and I realise I really love more southern Australia ... so pretty and interesting. Had a wander around the town and a coffee ... took some pics of the bay and moved on after about 2 hours .... temperature very pleasant at about 22 degrees .. a nice change from NZ. ... read more

Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Sydney March 6th 2020

Left Travelodge Airport Accomodation ....Sorted Rental Car at Apex Car Rentals drove south out of Sydney around 10 am wasn't long and we started along the coast driving around the Sea Cliff Bridge we had a quick look around Clifton and onto Wollongong a university town and seaside harbour .... had coffee at the harbour and look around the lighthouse. Drove onto Warrawong and had a look around the mall there and travelled on through to Kiama another quaint seaside town where we found accomodation at Sebel Mercure on the waterfront it is Jazz Blues weekend and the place was buzzing settled in and then headed out to get some bits and pieces from Woolworths stopped in town for Chinese dinner and had King Prawns !!!!... read more

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