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NEW Listing: Kenilworth Bluff Campground

Kenilworth Bluff Campground is a new addition to the App. It is pet friendly with toilets and showers, fireplaces, shade views and mobile coverage. Highly recommended by CAMPS researchers Graham and Judy Gardiner, they say it is a terrific place for groups and budget priced, too.

A new name for the camp at Pooncarie

There’s a new name for the camp at Pooncarie – known as Padda Park in Camps 10, NSW site 1153. It is now Pooncarie Multi Purpose Park (Wakefied Oval).

Site fees and deposit for key (for power) is payable at Pooncarie Hotel, 9 Tarcoola St.

This site features 1200 acres of dispersed

A border crossing: 2 swimming holes and 1 watering hole!

Our four are rock scramblers and waterfall lovers from way back. For recent teen birthday, we discovered a little oasis only minutes from the Gold Coast, onto a waterfall and one of our favourite pubs.

Stay at Kambalda West RV Stop

CAMPS Researcher, Graham Gardiner was very impressed with the quality of this free camp, and wanted to say, “Thank you Kambalda and to the friendly council ranger who welcomed us”. 

It is a find for any family – with BBQ, covered playground, free tennis court, skatepark and sports field close

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New managers at Rochester Riverside Holiday Park

 

Large motorhomes and three wheelers welcome!

 

This council owned caravan park, is now under new management – with Rochester Recreation Reserve Committee, and welcome new on-site managers, Bruce and Eileen Kilpatrick.

Previously called Rochester Caravan & Camping Park, it also comes with a new name and please update your books with their new website, www.rochesterriverside.com.au

Are you fireside in Autumn?

Relaxing scene, isn’t it? 

This was our view for three nights at Carlo Point, Rainbow Beach. We knew we’d be hard put to get away for Easter, so snuck off the previous weekend with another family for some R&R.

There’s nothing like it, is there? Camping just brings out the best

Boat Harbour Beach Public Camping Update

Waratah Wynyard Council advised CAMPS last year that Boat Harbour Beach, had never been an official camp site. We are pleased to here that council has allowed freedom camping. This site is now in our App. Please add back to your CAMPS 10: 108 E6 (GPS: 40 55 37

Taste the best pies in Australia

This is a famous corn beef and white sauce pie from Ed’s Beach Bakery at Rainbow Beach. So famous, in fact it was recently listed as No. 1 for Top Ten Pies around Australia, by Creek to Coast. 

It just happens to be my favourite pie, at our local bakery.

Scones, jam and cream at Bungendore Showground

Heatley’s aunt and uncle, Jim and Di O’Mara sent us these photos from their latest trip and stop at Bungendore Showgrounds, NSW site 732 in Camps 10. To their delight, they were greeted with hot scones, jam and cream on arrival. Talk about country hospitality!

With friendly caretakers, these tidy

Happy Easter!

We’re into April already! Hello to all the other Ariens out there – hope you are enjoying your birthdays. 

School holidays start in QLD as I write, it will be wonderful to have more of our tribe together. We’ve reached some milestones this week – finally graduating from Nippers –