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'Old Red Rooster Retreat, at Interlaken Tasmania

DAGO POINT INTERLAKEN, TASMANIA

Photograph of the retreat during winter

The Bush Retreat was built in 1989/90 by the Vietnam Veterans of Tasmania, for the rest and relaxation of all Vietnam Veterans and their families. Mainland Veterans are also welcome. Situated in the Central Highlands, the Retreat offers peace and quiet all year round. Fishing is at your doorstep in Lake Sorell or just a few kilometres away in The Great Lake or at Arthur's Lake, to name just a few Happy Fishing.


This wonderful Bush Retreat accommodates up to 15 people. The Hut consists of a Kitchen, I Lounge, 5 Bedrooms, Bathroom /Laundry, Carport and undercover BBQ area.

KITCHEN
This has three Fridges (1 Beer), Electric Oven, Hot Water, Crockery, Pots and Pans as well as all utensils, and a large Dining Setting.
(Please bring your own food and booze.)

LOUNGE ROOM
Wood Heater, Comfy Lounge Suite, Television, Video,
Radio and Stereo.

BED ROOMS
There are three Bedrooms with Double + over head bunk Beds,
also, two bedrooms with Bunk Beds. (Bring your own Linen).

BATHROOM/LAUNDRY
Wheel Chair access to Shower and Toilet. Washing Machine.
(Bring your own Toiletries and Towels).

UNDER COVER BBQ
Wood Fired BBQ, Out door Setting, large Cement Fire Pot,
 Outside Toilet.

Access to the hut is by Steps at the front door, or the ramp
at the Car Port end of the building.

TO GET THERE

From HOBART: Travel up the Midland Highway until you get to Oatlands and turn left onto Interlaken Road (C526) and on to Interlaken.

From LAUNCESTON: Drive down the Midland Highway and turn right at Tunbridge on to (526) or to Oatlands and turn right onto road (527) and onto Interlaken.

From DEVONPORT: Travel Highway (1) to Deloraine then (A5) to the Steppes (Traversing western shore of Great Lake) Left at the Steppes to road (C527) and" on to Interlaken.

PLEASE NOTE:
 If you are staying at the Retreat in Winter, you may get lots of
SNOW so be prepared. Don't forget your CHAINS and a little extra food just in case you get snowed in; also your fishing gear if you like to fish. Great Lake is open all year round.
HAVE A GREAT STAY

'The Three Derroes' Eddie Kime, Russell 'Kiwi' Hill and Kevin Mulligan

TARIFF

$30.00 per night for the first two people and $5.00 extra per person per night.

FOR BOOKINGS
Robyn O'Connor
(63) 62240881

EMERGENCY PHONE
000
(Outward Only)

Family and friends can phone in on:
(03) 62541055