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Stanley

Stanley is a very cute little town (population less than 500) and is home to The Nut, an old volcanic plug.

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 Our destination for today is Stanley. On the ...
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 Penguin. It's a small town of about 3900 peop...
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 We parked the car and went for a quick walk a...
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 Giant Penguin.
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 Roger and the penguin....
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 Penguin town centre....
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 Penguin beach. There are real penguins in the...
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 Penguin rubbish bin....
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 Ocean (Bass Strait)....
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 Beach.
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 Roger on the beach....
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 Me on the beach....
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 Roger on the rock....
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 We then continued along the coast towards Sta...
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 The town of Burnie....
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 Where we stopped to clean the windscreen to m...
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 There are loads of poppy fields in Tasmania....
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 A closer look at the poppy flower....
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 Poppies.
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 Poppies.
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 Driving towards Stanley. We can see The Nut i...
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 Getting closer.
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 And closer.
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 Arriving in Stanley....
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 The carpark at the bottom of The Nut....
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 A map which shows the walk we did around the ...
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 A small souvenir shop near the carpark....
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 First we have to get to the top. It's a 430 m...
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 Looking down towards Stanley....
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 Stanley.
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 We reached the top!...
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 The view. There are several lookout points at...
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 Me at one of the lookout points....
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 Roger at one of the lookout points....
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 There were a lot of dragonflies around....
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 Us! Some nice women offered to take a photo o...
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 Panorama.
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 Panorama.
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 The view. Testing a retro filter....
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 View from the last lookout point....
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 View from the last lookout point....
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 Me. Heading back towards the starting point t...
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 One last look at the view before we head back...
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 Going down is a little easier than going up. ...
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 We headed into Stanley to find lunch. We stop...
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 I had a nice ice chocolate and Roger had a co...
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 Looking up at the nut, one last look before w...
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 We stopped at the chocolate factory near Devo...
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 Viewing platform for the chocolate factory. U...
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 Inside the chocolate shop, buying fudge!...
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 There is also a restaurant which does nice ch...
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 The chocolate factory....
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 A map of the area....
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 Next we headed to East Devonport. Roger used ...
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 The beach had loads of really nice rocks, so ...
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 The beach.