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RAAF Graduation

Have just had another happy family from interstate stay in the cottages for their son’s RAAF graduation at East Sale RAAF Base. The cottages are ideal for a mixed family group up to 8 people, with 2 bathrooms in each…
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Winter Wonderland

Following a wonderful week of steady rain, the wetland is flooded, the frogs are back and so are the tiny spiders called lerps which cover the wetland in their webs. A truly special sight, especially from your cosy cottage.
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The Misty Season

The long, hot summer is over and we are moving into the chilly season. This is a time of special beauty over the wetlands as the morning mists clear to sunny days. Much as we would like some more rain,…
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The Wetland is Finally Drying Out

After three years under water, the wetland is finally drying out, as it should. The birds are enjoying a feast as the water gets shallower, and we have pelicans, spoon-bills, ibis, lots of ducks, stilts and dotterels as well as…
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Cottage Garden Flourishing

The garden around the cottages has responded very positively to the amazing rain we have had and the shrubs and trees have grown significantly. As a result we are now getting lots of birds around the cottages – Eastern Spinebills,…
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Odour Free

Good news for those who may have stayed at our cottages and experienced the unpleasant odour from the nearby Regional Outfall Sewer. The successful completion of the Gippsland Water Factory has eliminated the products which used to cause the odour,…
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The Wet Continues

The wetland has remained very wet over the summer, and recently another flood raised the level of the water back to the top of the fence posts. My son took this great shot from a helicopter.
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Wet Wetlands for 2011

The abundance of rain has been a bonus to the cottages, with the wetland holding a massive amount of water, there will be no dry season this year. Although the winter has been chillier, many guests have enjoyed the cosy…
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