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Latrobe & Devonport

We spent a day driving and wandering around Latrobe, where Roger grew up. Apparently, Latrobe is the platypus capital of the world!

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 Entering Latrobe. This is the town that Roger...
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 We parked the car at the entrance to Roger's ...
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 Roger's childhood home. It had changed quite ...
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 We climbed the hill at the end of the road, w...
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 It was also the first time we'd had a decent ...
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 A park near Roger's old house. He used to cli...
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 Hospital owned house where Roger and his fami...
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 Up the road and around the corner from the ho...
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 The wood works room. Roger made this very sam...
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 Looking at the school from the middle of the...
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 Roger taking photos of his old classrooms....
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 Main outdoors lunch area part of the school....
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 Next we went to his old primary school, which...
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 While we were walking around taking photos of...
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 The school has been modernised a lot. The toi...
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 Just one of many dance/arts/music rooms....
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 Roger used to walk to this shop to get 10 or ...
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 Standing in front of the top shop looking dow...
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 We went inside and got some chocky milk and s...
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 Roger bought this miniature super cute ice co...
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 Driving into the town itself next. This is th...
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 Latrobe is a very cute little town with sever...
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 The main street through Latrobe. We parked th...
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 The main street through Latrobe. Roger commen...
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 The main street through Latrobe. Old Well's b...
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 The main street through Latrobe....
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 The main street through Latrobe. It now has a...
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 Kenworthy's building is still there, but it's...
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 The main street through Latrobe....
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 The main street through Latrobe. The house on...
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 The main street through Latrobe....
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 Just off the main street through Latrobe. We ...
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 Latrobe - platypus capital of the world!...
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 Having a look around....
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 Latrobe is a very nice little town....
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 One of the shops along the main street....
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 One of the shops along the main street. Roger...
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 Latrobe Post Office on the left hidden by the...
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 iThink, a very cool store where they give you...
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 We found a bakery where we bought some lunch,...
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 It's a nice park....
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 Our (ever so healthy) lunch....
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 The park.
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 It was very warm, so there were several peopl...
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 There are walking tracks around the park....
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 Enjoying the park....
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 The park.
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 The geese are also enjoying the park....
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 Near the park there is a visitor centre with ...
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 The axeman's hall of fame....
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 It was only about 4:30 in the afternoon when ...
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 Lots of decorative cows outside the cheese fa...
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 The tasting table inside the cheese factory s...
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 Near our hotel there was a Kmart, Coles and a...
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 We walked down to the bluff, which is the bea...
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 From the beach there is a walking track up th...
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 View of the beach from the walking track....
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 Roger!
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 Heading up to the lighthouse....
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 Roger taking a photo of the lighthouse....
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 The photo Roger took. I think it turned out g...
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 We walked back down to the beach, where there...
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 The burger place. We had satay chicken burger...
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 Waiting for dinner!...
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 The outside of the restaurant building. The f...
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 The restaurant building....
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 Area near the restaurant....
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 Walking along the beach and looking back at t...
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 We walked back to the hotel along the coast a...
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 Poseidon is watching the river....
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 View of Devonport....
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 Looking back towards the beach and restaurant...
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 The Spirit of Tasmania, the ferry which runs ...
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 View of Devonport....
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 The Devonport mall....
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 The Devonport mall....