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  • Full Name: Ann ( 57 / Female )
  • Lives In: Mindarie, WA, Australia
  • Citizenship: Australia
  • About aussirose:

    Born in Brisbane, lived in QLD, NSW, SA and now WA.
    Been married for 38 yrs and have 4 lovely children and 1 grandson.
    We live simple and are always saving for the next holiday adventure.
    Love meeting the locals wherever our adventure takes us.

  • Hobbies:

    Travel, photography, family, beaches, sunsets, wine and seafood.

  • Favourite places:

    Difficult question. Wherever we travel in the world there is always something that is unique, exciting and a great memory to take home.

    NEXT TRIP - MAY 2018.

    OPEN TO WHOEVER WANTS TO JOIN US.
    2 WEEK TAGALONG TRIP AROUND TASMANIA.
    HIRE YOUR OWN CAMPER/CAR AND JOIN US.
    PRICES QUOTES ARE FOR THOSE THAT HIRE A CAMPER.

    Tasting Tasmania Tagalong Trip - See Map on the right hand side under my holiday planner.

    14 Nights – Saturday 5th – Saturday 19th May

    Launceston -

    Sat 5 May - Meet and Greet - Boags Brewery - 2pm.

    Sun 6 May - Fishing and picnic @ Mountain Stream Fishery.
    Own transport required.
    Dinner at the Alchemy Bar and Restaurant @ 7/7.30pm.

    Mon 7 May - Tamar River Lunch gourmet cruise 10am.
    Pick up National Parks Pass - $60 per car.

    Tues 8 May - Launceston to Scottsdale – 2 ½ hrs via

    Goaty Hill Wines
    Bay of Fires Wines
    Bridestowe lavender estate

    Scottsdale – Stay at Northeast Park – Free.
    Big Thumbs Up – Photo shoot.

    Wed 9 May - Scottsdale to Weldborough – 1 hr via

    Ledgerwood – famous memorial tree carvings
    Derby – Bank House Art & Craft shop and Tin Mine Centre Museum

    Weldborough Pub – Camp the night = $10pp
    Gemstone fossicking – Hire equipment from the pub

    Thur 10 May - Weldborough to St Helens - 1 hr via

    Pyengana – Dairy Co – Holy Cow Café for cheese platter & wine
    St Columba Falls for photo shoot
    Pyengana Pub in the Paddock – pub lunch

    St Helens Big 4 Tourist Park – 2 nights Ensuite site - $100

    Fri 11 May - Day Trip - picnic with wine and fresh shucked oysters.

    To Bay of Fires via Binalong Bay
    Pick up picnic stuff in town prior to departure –
    Salad, crackers, dip, cheese, olives, French bread sticks, olive oil etc.

    Priority Ridge Vineyard – 10 minute detour out of town
    Then pick up Fresh shucked oysters at 444 Binalong Bay Road

    St Helens Blue Shed Restaurant – (option for dinner)

    Sun 12 May - St Helens to Coles Bay – 2 hrs via

    Iron House Brewery
    Douglas NP – Apsley waterhole
    Bicheno Blowhole
    Friendly Beaches and Freycinet Marine Farm to pick up dinner

    Coles Bay - Iluka on Freycinet NP Big 4 Caravan Park – 2 nights $160

    Sun 13 May - 2 options for day trips -

    Bush Walk Freycinet National Park – Wineglass Bay lookout
    Or
    Wineglass Bay Cruise - $140

    Mon 14 May - Coles Bay to Pt Arthur Holiday Park – 3 hr via

    Swansea Berry Farm
    Darlington Vineyard
    Doo Town – where every resident has a ‘Doo’ name

    Mon/Tues - Pt Arthur Holiday Park - 2 nights $100

    Tues 15 May - Pt Arthur Historic Site - $40
    Maybe Eaglehawk Neck – Tessellated Pavement, Tasman’s Arch, blow hole and Devil’s Kitchen.

    Wed 16 May - To Hobart - 1 1/2 hr

    Lunch @ Bangor Wine & Oyster Shed

    Hobart - 3 nights 16,17,18.

    Thurs 17 May - Morning free -
    Suggest Hop on Hop off bus - $35pp
    Meetup 2pm @ The Glass House on the harbour for afternoon through to dinner Coctails and Tappas

    Fri 18 May - Catch an Uber to O’Sullivans Distillery - 15mins.
    Then lunch at Barilla Bay Oyster Restaurant – 5 mins.
    Farewell dinner is open to whatever we decide.

    If you would like to Tagalong with us, please click link below.
    Until TP creates a Meetup page, I have created one here.

    https://www.travellerspoint.com/groups/australia-tp-meetings/

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Trip Stats

2018 Tasting Tasmania Roadtrip (638 kms)

12 May 2017 - 19 May 2018

Visiting: Australia.

2017 Kuala Lumpur & Manukan (12159 kms)

22 Apr 2017 - 05 May 2017

Visiting: Australia and Malaysia.

2016 Sydney - Cruise to New Caledonia South Pacific (11502 kms)

06 Oct 2016 - 23 Oct 2016

Visiting: Australia and New Caledonia.

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