Coles Bay…On the way to Freycinet!

When you begin approaching a place you have heard about in such awe,there is always a strong element of anticipation, excitement AND trepidation! Maybe…it is not what others have built it up to…or…I have fantasised in my head. Freycinet was one of those places. *This is one of the reasons why I prefer NOT to know too much about a place before I go there. I … Continue reading Coles Bay…On the way to Freycinet!

Friendly Beaches – Intimate -Cosy

The east coast of Tasmania has much to explore, especially around Freycinet National Park! Yet another glorious beach where I camped overnight. Friendly Beaches and Moulting Lagoon are two great free sites to camp for a few days while you explore the National Park. When you arrive at a location, your first impression always depends on the weather and time of day, then the ‘feel’ of the place. Friendly … Continue reading Friendly Beaches – Intimate -Cosy

Moulting Lagoon -Raw – Nature

Moulting Lagoon is a BIG lagoon and sits on the edge of Freycinet National Park filled with wildlife. Black swans, lots of birds (which I don’t know their names), little soldier crabs in the sand…. (you can see I like the little crabs – their cute faces and iridescent colours) and has a magnificent view of the National Park and its granite ‘knuckles’ across the water. … Continue reading Moulting Lagoon -Raw – Nature

Lagoons Beach – Isolated – Peaceful

Lagoons Beach is around 30kms north of Bicheno on Tasmania’s East Coast. with two lagoons and a glorious white sanded beach, it is a fabulous spot to pitch your tent or park your van for a relaxing weekend…or so. I pulled in late in the afternoon, with just enough time to explore the lagoon and beach.     Continue reading Lagoons Beach – Isolated – Peaceful

Gems along the way…heading east to Bicheno

It’s great to see some of the major tourist attractions, yet there are gems along the way to stop and witness.  This is where you will absorb the essence of a place, to really ‘see’ what a place is like, rather than the touristy destinations. These images stay in your mind. On the road to Bicheno on Tasmania’s East Coast. These are the images that catches … Continue reading Gems along the way…heading east to Bicheno

Tips on Free Camping in Tasmania!

Now we ALL love things for FREE! Tasmania provides some of the best free camping I’ve seen, in some of the most glorious places. Places you would expect to pay dearly for in another part of the world. Free Camping can be provided by the local council, pubs, Tasmania relies heavily on tourism, especially in the small towns, so PLEASE be mindful on giving back … Continue reading Tips on Free Camping in Tasmania!

Friendly Beaches – Intimate -Cosy

The east coast of Tasmania has much to explore, especially around Freycinet National Park! Yet another glorious beach where I camped overnight. Friendly Beaches and Moulting Lagoon are two great free sites to camp for a few days while you explore the National Park. When you arrive at a location, your first impression always depends on the weather and time of day, then the ‘feel’ of the place. Friendly … Continue reading Friendly Beaches – Intimate -Cosy

Moulting Lagoon -Raw – Nature

Moulting Lagoon is a BIG lagoon and sits on the edge of Freycinet National Park filled with wildlife. I’d driven by this scene on the way to the park and the colours drew me, I just had to explore it more. Filled with black swans, several species of birds (which I had no clue of their names), and hundreds of little soldier crabs in the sand…. (you can see … Continue reading Moulting Lagoon -Raw – Nature

Lagoons Beach – Isolated – Peaceful

Lagoons Beach is around 30kms north of Bicheno on Tasmania’s East Coast. with two lagoons and a glorious white sanded beach, it is a fabulous spot to pitch your tent or park your van for a relaxing weekend…or so. I pulled in late in the afternoon, with just enough time before the dark clouds set in to explore the lagoon and beach.     Continue reading Lagoons Beach – Isolated – Peaceful