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Jun 27, 2016 - Airlie Beach to St Lawrence

Monday 27 June Time to leave Airlie Beach after a very enjoyable stay. Enjoyed the best of weather and feel sorry for you all suffering the cold weather. Had a good trip down the highway, had a rest stop on the outskirts of Mackay and then continued on to Sarina. Topped up with fuel and decided to buy a hot chicken from Woolies for our sandwiches at lunch time, and then only have to make veges tonight for dinner at St Lawrence. Arrived at 2pm at the free camp at Waverley Creek. Great spot and already plenty of vans set up, and they just...

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Jun 19, 2016 - Proserpine to south of St. Lawrence

19/6/2016 Sunday I was woken early this morning with a storm raging around us - lightning, very heavy rain and strong wind. I lay awake, wondering if we'd move on today or stay. The rain stopped for about an hour, and then started up again. Ian woke, we had breakfast, I checked the BOM radar, and saw the rain was widespread. Ian decided we'd move on, so he donned a flimsy, plastic poncho which we were given in Vietnam when there on tour, and proceeded to prepare for departure. It's amazing how dry the poncho kept him. We left at 9.30am and...

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Oct 16, 2012 - St Lawrence

We called in and stayed at St Lawrence on the way home. Yes, I know there is absolutely nothing here but I was trying hard to prolong our trip. We spent some money at the general store and the pub. I have included photos – you will not believe the state of some of the buildings in the town! However, the council has provided a free camp (with water) on the edge of town as a way of generating business in the town. The day we arrived, there were about 20 vans. While at the pub we bought 2 cooked crabs that were on sale to raise funds for...

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