Wednesday 6 th April With the car fixed we travelled about 450klms to Port Augusta and pulled into the (Top Tourist) Shoreline Caravan Park late in the afternoon - the park was nearly full - we had a choice of 2 spots (neither of them designated sites). One was a piece of desert at the back and the other was what they called the rose garden as it was actually a drive way but it did have water and power so we took this site for 2 days (and stayed an extra day to get organised to head to Coober Pedy on Saturday) with the option of moving in the morning but we decided to stay put as we had shade on both sides with lawn at different times of the day. No where else in the park has lawn . The park is on the river coming in from Spencers Gulf. Nice view of the river from our rose garden site.
We are Sue & John Barker and just starting our travels around Australia - starting from Gidgegannup (which we have sold) and will return to the property we bought in Mahogany Creek.
When we left we headed north to see our son and his family in Geraldton then headed to Exmouth where we spent a wonderful couple of months with our grandchildren, their parents and some of the most beautiful scenery we have ever seen, the most pristine, the most beautiful beaches and the spectalular Humpback Whales frollicking with their young around the Exmouth Gulf.
When the weather started getting too hot and ... full info