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Jun 26, 2016 - Ballarat to Holbrook

I woke up early so left Ballarat at 8:30 which was a bad move because the road to Daylesford was really icy. The car showed 3ÂșC until 10:30 & I ended up on the wrong side of the road a couple of times but put the car into 4WD which felt much better although I still travelled only 57 km the first hour. I realized later that I should have taken a photo of the road which was white with frost with a couple of black wheel tracks which I think were more slippery than the white parts, but at the time I was too busy concentrating on keeping the...

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Mar 28, 2015 - Weekend Road stop - Milton

Today we have only travelled about 30klms before we found a brand new Truck/Rest stop called Milton so we decided to stop, pull out the recliners and sunbake. No wind just a beautiful sunny day with a big bank protecting us from the Hume Hwy. Holbrook being the closest place to this location.

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Apr 30, 2014 - Wodonga to Holbrook

Tuesday 29th April Today we decided to go interstate to NSW (Albury) this is only about 10ms away. We went to the Information Centre to see what was on in the town. We noticed that there is an exhibition of the 2013 Archibald paintings. Not knowing anything about paintings I wasn't sure what to expect. When we got in some of the paintings are amazing and photo like, then the others are DIFFERENT !! Oh well each to their own. Most of the paintings had a small plaque explaining a bit about the painting, and the artist. It was good to see...

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Apr 30, 2014 - Holbrook (Boggy Creek)

Wednesday 30th April Today we are going only 70 kms up the Hume Hwy to a town named Holbrook. We have decided to stay in this town for one night as we have seen an add for a show called Boggy Creek Show. This is a show about horse training and also these guys breed and train Kelpie dogs to be working dogs on the farms. We quickly set the caravan up in the caravan park and headed off straight away as the show is at 12 noon. We called into the local Information Centre to get an idea of how to get to this working farm. We got to the show...

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