Great Alpine Road Visitor Guide

PAGE 102 I LAKES COAST VISITOR GUIDE " "! ! $ " ! % # # " ! #! #" # " ! M lo C avan P k and Motel % $ • On site cabins and vans • 250 shaded sites powered and unpowered • Inshore and offshore boat ramps • Sheltered BBQ and camp fires allowed • Pets allowed on leash • Bait For more information contact Les and Kathy Heyne (03) 5154 8268 21 Marine Parade, Marlo e: • MARLO Where the Snowy River meets the sea Marlo residents have really had some difficult times of late so the chance to show them your support is very important now. Located at the mouth of the Snowy River and 14 kilometres south of Orbost, Marlo is a peaceful coastal town perfect to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It is a popular fishing destination. Drop a line in the river, lakes or beach for numerous species of good eating fish. Chat to the locals for clues of what’s biting where. The Snowy River Estuary Walk provides stunning views of the wide expanse of estuary and river mouth, with stairs down to the beach. Stay in pet-friendly Marlo for a night, a week, or two and feel the tension dissipate. Centrally located and within easy walking distance of some of Marlo’s top spots, Tabbara Lodge is a place that owners Tanya and Chris Coulton absolutely love. Tabbara Lodge’s boutique style accommodation offers four self-contained units sleeping up to 18 people, ideal for families and small groups, with kitchens that are well-appointed, ceiling fans and split system heating/cooling to keep you comfortable year-round. Its beautiful garden setting boasts an undercover barbecue area, chiminea and a saltwater swimming pool. Right in the heart of town, the Marlo Caravan Park and Motel is close by to all that the seaside town has to offer. Offering a range of accommodation options, visitors have a choice of self-contained two and three bedroom motel units as well as deluxe cabins with full kitchen facilities, flat screen TV and all linen supplied. New owner, Colin Mitchell, is the friendly ‘front man’ to welcome and settle you in to this quiet and well maintained location, whether you are visiting for the first time or returning to your favourite site. Marlo’s largest caravan park is Marlo Ocean View Caravan and Camping Park, owned by Les and Kathy Heyne, which boasts a vast expanse of 13 acres of lush grassed area with 250 sites, cabins with en suites, onsite premium vans, onsite vans with en suites, and powered and unpowered camping sites. The parks two undercover barbecue areas are ideal for a big cook-up with family and friends. If you really like to chill out just pop in to the kiosk and coffee shop. The onsite oval is perfect for some games or for exercising your dog. Relax and unwind with a rod and reel in Marlo. Photo: Tanya Coleman