The Resting Place - Poet's Paradise

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About the host, Maurie Foun
Member since October 2017
This property has been a dream of mine. I enjoy welcoming people and instigated the first ever Camp Oven Cooking Bash as a part of Upper Murray Tourism. Budding musicians welcome here. I have a passion for poetry and I've been a member of the Australian Bush Poetry Association for over 20 years. Chances are you'll here a poem or two while you are here! 95% of my buildings are from recycled materials. I have a current working with children's check.
20 reviews
Andrew Talati
02 Jan at 09:09
Mauries's property is the culmination of 10 years of hard work to offer exceptional facilities and manicured grounds amongst the backdrop of the high country. The views are stunning and with limited sites on available offer lots of space, peace and tranquility
David Cook
22 Jan at 08:40
Maurie has created the perfect base for camping with children. The camp kitchen and toilets/showers make things so easy whilst still being outdoors. Our host was so friendly, helpful, and had plenty of great tips about things to see and do - and the poetry around the campfire at night was lovely.
Roslyn Bedford
22 Mar at 12:08
So peaceful and quiet. Views are spectacular and maurie is a delightful gentleman. I love the rustic atmosphere and bucket showers. Took me back to my youth. Thank uou so much for a wonderful stay.
Garry Anderson
27 Mar at 10:28
Host Maurice was brilliant his poetry is outstanding We were a large group 12 caravans all fitted in ok Maurie Could could do with some rain We will definitely go back for campfire cooking. Great location
Simon Mason
02 Apr at 07:53
Had an absolutely wonderful few days over Easter. Poetry and live music on the Saturday night just topped it off. Love your work Maurie!!
Sylvie Gustafsson
03 Apr at 09:10
We found the Poet's Paradise on our way to ConFest and after one night rest we decided to stay instead of driving on to the festival. That was a wise decision as this friendly and peaceful campsite lets you relax and revive in no time. The highlight was definitely the poetry and music night & views.
Neil Sgroi
03 Apr at 09:48
The Resting Place - Poet's Paradise was a great base for our Easter getaway. Murray was welcoming and friendly, and has a wealth of knowledge of the local area. His property is in a great location to explore the local area. It is a beautiful location with all the facilities you need.
Marisa Farrell
03 Apr at 11:26
We absolutely loved our weekend at Poet's Paradise! The camp grounds are fantastic and we were treated to a variety show with a bush band and Maurie's famous poetry. The sunrise and sunset views at this little piece of paradise are PHENOMENAL!!! Just go and enjoy!
John Coles
03 Apr at 01:18
Very peaceful! Entertainment on Saturday night was great and unexpected. Our views were amazing we had the best position. Thank you Maurie. Very helpful and a perfect host. We’ll recommend The Resting Place - Poet’s Paradise to everyone.
Kapila Dharmasena
05 Apr at 11:35
We stayed here for 4 nights and had such a wonderful stay. It is a fabulous location and service is excellent. Maurie is a superb host and we also learned quite a lot about the history of the place from him. Bush poetry night under stars was a memorable experience. We will certainly be back.
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