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Parker Hill Estuary, Victoria, Australia.

April 5, 2016


The secret Parker Hill swimming spot, a short swim up river One of the beautiful locals along the path, a stunning tiger snake The path downhill to the beach and river from the Parker Hill campsite The start of the swim up river The ocean where the ocean meets the river Sunrise from the top […]

Lerderderg State Park, Victoria, Australia

November 29, 2015


Graham’s Dam Further along the track from Graham’s Dam: another deeper part of the river and a quiet place to be alone. Graham’s Dam   On the way to the water…   I’d had enough of the world on the day I decided I’d say hello to Lerderderg. You know those times where everything has […]

Blue Lake, Plenty Gorge Park, Victoria, Australia

January 28, 2014


Swimming Spot: Blue Lake in Plenty Gorge Park Where: Plenty, Victoria Australia Getting to the spot:  It’s fairly easy to GPS. Memorial Drive will take you up to Plenty Gore Park. You follow the small signs to Yellow Gum Recreation Area. It’s gravel roads and you’ll park by the blocked off road that leads down […]

Blue Pool, Gippsland Victoria

February 21, 2011


Swimming spot: Blue Hole Blue Hole is a stunning deep gorge in the Briagolong State Forest, Gippsland. You can picnic on the bank, then launch into the water on the old rope swing and swim out into the crisp water to the other side where the water gets shallow then quickly becomes deep. A small […]

Coopers Creek, Walhalla Victoria Australia

January 6, 2011


Swimming spot: Coopers Creek Coopers creek offers plenty of room to swim but there is not loads of room on the river bank. The Coopers Creek Camp Ground is about 100m away from the river. The creek has four-wheel drive access to the opposite bank where there is more room to picnic. The creek is […]

Walhala Swimming Hole: Walhalla, Victoria, Australia

January 5, 2011


Swimming spot: Walhalla Swimming Hole The swimming hole is small but over six-foot deep in the middle. The shallow creek drops a metre into the hole and then drops away again on the other side into shallow creek again. This is a place for just a handful of people to sit creek side, it’s only […]