Author: Peter

April 22, 2022 Peter No comments exist

After a few very muddy weeks at Coledale Camping Reserve, the sun came out in time for the Easter weekend and everyone who had a booking at Coledale Camping Reserve decided that they would make use of their booking no matter how wet the sites were. That meant that we had to leave Coledale. In…

April 7, 2022 Peter No comments exist

No sooner had we arrived at Coledale Camping Reserve than the heavens opened again and the Reserve was again flooded. The sites are now very muddy and we have been asked to keep our cars off the sites to protect them. The bank behind our caravan simply could not cope with the volume of water….

March 24, 2022 Peter No comments exist

The weather just keeps getting worse. As I write this on Thursday 3 March 2022, there are 500 000 people in NSW under an evacuation notice of some kind. Some are just warnings but others are orders. We awoke this morning to news that a few caravan parks very close to us – about 2km…

March 2, 2022 Peter No comments exist

Between the weather and the caravan batteries, things have been a little unsettled. The batteries should have been a fairly simple matter – take out the old battery and install the two new batteries in parallel. It always sounds easy in my head. We installed the 2 new batteries and while watching TV about 2…

March 1, 2022 Peter No comments exist

Bendeela Recreation Area is close to Kangaroo Valley and surrounded by Morton and Budderoo National Parks. It is also only a fairly short drive to Berry, a quaint little town geared for tourists. We paid Berry a visit as it is one of those ‘must do’s’ when in the area and we also wanted to…

February 8, 2022 Peter No comments exist

We have been camped at Nick and Veronique in Waterfall for 25 nights – it wasn’t planned, but Covid-19 has a way of dealing with the best of plans. The plan is to stop at the Nungarry Rest Stop before heading off to Bendeela Recreation Area for 7 nights. We do not need to stop…

January 23, 2022 Peter No comments exist

With the Omicron variant of Covid-19 so prevalent in Australia, it was only a question of time before we were affected. The authorities in Australia are making a real mess of dealing with the Omicron variant and it is everywhere. The case numbers are simply staggering and we are constantly receiving Covid-19 alert notifications from…

January 12, 2022 Peter No comments exist

With our time on Great Escape now just a memory, it is time for a new adventure. Covid-19 has made a real mess of international travel and we are reluctant to try and travel overseas until the world figures out how to deal with the virus and international borders re-open. We are fortunate that we…