Author Archives: Russ

Nelson & Mt Gambier Region

I’m camped at Nelson as far south west as you can get in Victoria and it’s freezing, but I’m snug inside the heated caravan. Mt Gambier is only 35 Km from Nelson so I headed into town to get some … Continue reading

Posted in 2021 | 6 Comments

Port Fairy & Budj Bim

The first thing I need to do is correct a mistake I made in my last post about Palm Sugar. I was thinking about Palm Oil, not Palm Sugar, it is the production of Palm Oil is the cause of … Continue reading

Posted in 2021 | 4 Comments

Tower Hill & Warrnambool

I moved on to Koroit which is right on the edge of an extinct volcano, Tower Hill. I’m staying in the council caravan park which is next to a small botanic gardens. Koroitj is the aboriginal name for Tower Hill, … Continue reading

Posted in 2021 | 1 Comment


I was going to move on today but I had reports from my friend Rhonda, and a couple that I had sought directions to the silos from, that the current exhibition at the Geelong Gallery was excellent and well worth … Continue reading

Posted in 2021 | 6 Comments

Mt Eliza to Lismore Vic.

Sadly there was no Blog for the whole of 2020, just a few cancelled holidays; with fingers crossed the holidays will be happening this year. It felt a bit strange packing the caravan and I had to remember where to … Continue reading

Posted in 2021 | 6 Comments

Bermagui to Mallacoota

I love having a GPS, with one you can travel through a city trouble free, so my exit from Sydney was a breeze.  After an overnight at Murramarang Resort (read Caravan Park but right on the beach) I called in … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 | 6 Comments

Sydney region #3

On another beautiful sunny mild day I set off for Hornsby to see their water tank, a fair part of the journey was on Pennant Hills Road again, but no B-Doubles and no caravan so it was an easy 50 … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 | 2 Comments

Sydney Region #2

All the water tanks I plan to visit on Friday are in the Blue Mountains and my first was at Katoomba, but before the tower I went to Echo Point to view the Three Sisters, which I haven’t seen since … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 | 4 Comments

Sydney Region #1

So it was back to reality today travelling with a caravan through Sydney, at one stage I was on the very windy Pennant Hills Road in the middle lane with a B-Double on either side, I did breath in!  I … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 | 2 Comments

Corindi Beach to Newcastle #2

The drive from Wauchope to Maitland Showground was along the Pacific Motorway through forests for most of the journey, an easy drive that seemed over before it started.  Once set up I drove to see a water tank at Coal … Continue reading

Posted in 2019 | 1 Comment