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Old York Town – Could have been Tasmania’s Capital

Old York Town – Could have been Tasmania’s Capital

February 20, 2019The Waterwheel Cottage campground is across the road from the Old York Town reserve which was the first settlement in Northern Tasmania in 1805.  The signage tells the tale and despite the settlement not lasting long the Governor established...

Waterwheel Cottage at Old York Town

Waterwheel Cottage at Old York Town

February 19-21, 2019 Waterwheel Cottage is a private campground close to Beauty Point on the way to the mouth of the Tamar River on the Western side.  An open grass area with no facilities (but public toilets about 150m away if you really want them) the owner, Steve,...

Girdlestone Park, Devonport

Girdlestone Park, Devonport

Above: Girdlestone Park Camping February 16-19 Devonport Girdlestone Park is a Council owned sporting grounds less than 2km from the Ferry Terminal and is available to self contained campers for up to 72 hours for a fee of $10/night.  This makes it extremely popular...

Melbourne to Devonport – The Spirit of Tasmania

Melbourne to Devonport – The Spirit of Tasmania

February 16, 2019Finally, 18 years after we left Tasmania, following 10 years of living in Huonville, we are heading back!  The drive from the Caravan Park took exactly the 1 hour and 2 minutes which the GPS predicted and we arrived at the wharf at 6.32am; there...

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“NO MORTGAGE, NO MOWING” – The Grey Nomad Journeys of Keith and Frances Thompson


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