LAKES COAST VISITOR GUIDE I PAGE 51 P. 03 5145 6588 Freecall. 1800 787 275 16 McMillan St, Stratford www.stratfordontheriver.com.au S t r a t f o r d o n t h e R i v e r T o u r i s t P a r k • Immaculately clean • 4 acres situated on the bank of the Avon • Large shaded powered sites • Accommodation to suit every budget • Camping with open fireplaces • Camp kitchen • Covered BBQ area p e t f r i e n d l y # %"$ %# !% $& # " # %$ " $ # # #& " %#$ "# %$# " # $$ " $ " & & "# $" $ $" $ " PORT ALBERT YARRAM CENTRAL GIPPSLAND LOCH SPORT SALE MAFFRA STRATFORD BAIRNSDALE Ticklish Turtle time out Love coffee? Then you’re in for a treat at Ticklish Turtle Coffee House in Stratford. Treat yourself to a delicious coffee and a meal or snack during your stay or break in Stratford at Ticklish Turtle and you’ll be tempted to relax just a little longer. Located at the north end of the main road through town, opposite the car- wash near the roundabout, Ticklish Turtle’s aim is to serve the best coffee possible. To that end a choice of ZEST top quality coffees are offered, using Arabica beans, non-blended, from single origins. Offering a great deal of choice, the coffee menu includes six different high altitude equatorial single origin coffees. You’re bound to find one to tantalise your coffee seeking palate. To complement your coffee, the staff cook, roast and bake, serving meals or snacks with full breakfasts and lunch and a menu that caters for special dietary needs. Relax and read the paper or catch up with family and friends. Whatever you do, be sure to take some time out and relax at Ticklish Turtle Coffee House. Clean and welcoming At the end of a day of exploring Stratford’s artistic wonders, what better place to lay your head and relax than the Stratford on the River Tourist Park? Situated on the banks of the Avon River, it is a relatively small and peaceful caravan park, boasting amenities that are among the cleanest you’ll come across. Shaun and Louise Perrett offer a warm welcome to their pet friendly facilities sur- rounded by approximately four acres of well-maintained gardens and park-like grounds. Its position on the banks of the Avon provides for pleasant walks and restful views. Stay at Stratford on the River Tourist Park to explore Stratford and beyond including the nearby Victorian Alpine High Country, 90 Mile Beach, and the Gippsland Plains Rail Trail. A range of on-site accommodation is available from budget through to miner’s cottage style two-bedroom cabins, as well as large shaded powered sites and camping areas. Your stay is enhanced by a well appoint- ed camp-kitchen complete with televi- sion, microwave, fridge and heater, which adds warmth in the cooler evenings, and laundry facilities. The undercover barbe- cue and eating area, together with a num- ber of open fireplaces, make wonderful meeting areas with a playground for younger children close at hand and picnic tables also readily available for campers. Wander the rocky banks of the Avon River and you may find a real gem.