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Jul 26, 2014 - Calliope

We headed towards the coast to Elliot Heads to meet up with my in laws who we called in to see in Coffs - Jan & Scott who are also Caravaning. We have been having some trouble with the caravan door lock and thought it was fixed after Pete worked on it in Ipswich, how wrong were we. We got locked out of the caravan so Pete had to break in and I mean break. The lock looks very unwell now. Pete did some major repairs and used stronger screws. Elliot Heads is in the Bundaberg area and it was nice to see the ocean. We joined Jan & Scott for a...

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Oct 10, 2012 - Calliope River

We’ll never forget our experience at the Calliope River Rest Area! It’s a freedom camp and you can set up on the top bank of the river near the Heritage Village or the other side on the low bank. We usually choose the top bank. Barry and I had settled in for our afternoon siesta and woke to find some idiot had parked within 1 metre of our van. I had my bedroom window fully open and it’s a wonder they could get into their van without walking into it. Maybe we could have manoeuvred the car out but the van was definitely boxed in. The fellow...

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