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Hervey Bay


I felt Hervey Bay beckoning me.  We often holidayed at the bay when I was a child.    I wanted to see if it had been spoilt and whether the beachside camp grounds had been replaced by horrible high rise developments.  I was delighted to find it was still low rise and the campgrounds still there, though we were booked into another further up the coast.

It is the weekend and time to take a road the beckons, but instead we are taking a tour to Fraser Island.  I have been told it is wonderful.

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