Monthly Archives: February 2018

Days 89 & 90 in Tassie

15th February, 2018. Time to move inland again and the day’s destination was St Marys but first we had to tow the van up St Marys Pass. As we were leaving St Helens we heard truckies talking over the two-way … Continue reading

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Day 87 and 88 in Tassie

13th February, 2018. Another beautiful day so we headed north to The Gardens, the end of this particular coast road. Words can’t really describe how beautiful it is. On the drive back to Swimcart Beach, we stopped in at a … Continue reading

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Days 85 – 86 in Tassie

11th February, 2018. Our time in Bicheno at an end, we headed north to the Bay of Fires. We were delighted to find the campsite that we had chosen as the ideal on our reconnoitre to be vacant when we … Continue reading

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Day 84 in Tassie

10th February, 2018. A quiet day with nothing planned so Erich returned to the Blowhole for some more photographs in the sunshine. What a difference to the colours the sun makes.

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Days 82 & 83 in Tassie

8th February, 2018. Our Freycinet Peninsula adventure behind us, we moved on to the seaside town of Bicheno, just a very short drive to the north. This time we had no choice but to stay in a Caravan Park as … Continue reading

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Days 79 – 81 in Tassie

5th February, 2018. Our last day in Triabunna was spent quietly around camp so nothing to report. 6th February, 2018. After breaking camp in Triabunna, we set off for the Freycinet Peninsula and our intended campsite at the Coles Bay … Continue reading

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Day 78 in Tassie

4th February, 2018. The cruise around Maria Island was our 5th boat trip in Tassie and, while they have all been wonderful and unique, this was, in our opinion, the best. If one can only do one boat trip in … Continue reading

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Days 76 & 77 in Tassie

2nd February, 2018. Next stop Triabunna, a small fishing village which is the gateway to Maria (pronounced Mariah by the locals) Island, another fairly short drive. Two camps to choose from. One behind the pub and one opposite on a … Continue reading

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Day 75 in Tassie

1st February, 2018. As we had enjoyed our Pennicott cruise at Bruny Island, we decided to take their Tasman Island cruise for another experience. The pickup point was at their office close to Port Arthur, around an hour’s drive from … Continue reading

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Day 73 & 74 in Tassie

30th January, 2018. As the weather was looking promising for the day we decided to take a loop drive from Sorell down to South Arm and back around through Richmond. First stop was Seven Mile Beach. Close enough to Hobart … Continue reading

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Day 72 in Tassie

29th January, 2018. A day trip to the former Port Arthur Penal Colony on the Tasman Peninsula, now a Unesco World Heritage site, is a must do for any visitor to Tasmania. While the site itself has not changed much … Continue reading

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Days 68 – 71 in Tassie

25th January, 2018. Today a visit to MONA, the Museum of Old and New Art, was on the agenda. It had been recommended as a ‘must see’ so although we are not great fans of museums we felt we had … Continue reading

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Day 67 in Tassie

24th January, 2018. Having reconnoitred the city the previous day, we were in a good position to make the most of the day. For one thing, we found out we could park for free for 6 hours at the Royal … Continue reading

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