Monthly Archives: January 2012

472 Taranna Cottages to Triabunna TAS

Hi all We want to go to Maria Island where there is another convict settlement so we headed to Triabunna on the east coast. We arrived in the afternoon played outside for a while before it started raining. This evening … Continue reading

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471 Explore Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park Taranna TAS

Hi all I took the boys to the Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park today. Weather wise it was a funny day. It rained and then the sun would come out and then it would rain again. Erik was very good. He … Continue reading

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470 Explore Taranna Cottages TAS

Hi all After a very yummy bacon and egg breakfast, we had another play outside day. I took the boys for a walk around the property in the morning and built more giant lego towers and robots in the afternoon. … Continue reading

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469 The Search for Water Nubeena TAS

Hi all We took a 20km drive to Nubeena for a look around and to use the dump point and get fresh water. We searched for water from three places but were unsuccessful in getting any. We even went to … Continue reading

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468 Explore Taranna Cottages TAS

Hi all We hung around the Taranna Cottages property all day today playing lego, cars, cricket, colouring and reading. We also chatted to the owners for a while who are planning to expand their business with a wood-working tools museum … Continue reading

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467 Australia Day Coal Mines NP to Taranna Cottages TAS

Hi all We woke at our normal 6.30am and were on the road by 9am. Yesterday, on the way out to the coal mines, we had seen a farm with cottages that advertised that it also welcomed ¬†self-contained vehicles. We … Continue reading

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466 Cambridge to Coal Mines National Park TAS

Hi all We headed back to the Tasman Peninsula to look at the old convict coal mines near Lime Bay Nature Reserve. We stopped for lunch and groceries at Sorell, it was a very cold day but Erik still managed … Continue reading

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