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Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on family roadtrip

Gemtree is 70 kms off the Stuart highway
Sealed road all the way

Cabins are basic but air conditioned

Camp oven kitchen on Wed and Saturday nights from April to October

Delicious food with a short film about the history of the area after

Can fossick for garnets and zircons
Easy to find and lerps the kids amused

Well worth a visit

Stayed: October 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great camping spot along the Plenty Highway.
Large sites in a huge area.
Clean facilities & some activities if you desire. Close to fossicking fields.
Very good rates. Over all an enjoyable place that I recommend

Stayed: October 2017, travelled solo
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kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, Gary! What a great season we have had. We appreciate your words. Kate and Aaron xx

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We have stayed here twice now and both times we can only find positive things to say. The staff are friendly and the facilities are well maintained and the amenity block was always clean. The beautiful bush surroundings are just perfect and a wonderful way to experience outback Australia. Would return in a heartbeat.

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
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kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hello Travelbugs! Lovely to read these kind words of appreciation. We'd have you back in a heartbeat too! Kate and Aaron xx

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight on our way across the Plenty Highway and had a wonderful stay.
The staff and family are very welcoming. We joined the camp over dinner and Kate shared sone family history with everyone, which us and the kids all loved.

Stayed: September 2017, travelled with family
Thank agadd5
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kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

I do love the way the History Show at the campoven dinner can be enjoyed by young and old. Thanks for stopping on your way across the Plenty, and thanks for taking the time to post a review! Kate and Aaron

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We heard word of mouth in Alice Springs about Gemtree fossicking for Garnets. While it was going to be our night stop before we headed across the Plenty Highway {which was in excellent condition despite what people had told us} after hearing the great finds some people had while fossicking, we decided to spend the next half day joining in. We had many finds and quite a few good sizes to be cut and set for jewellery. We stayed in the demountables and they were clean and comfortable with hot showers after a long day. Our evening meal was delivered by Dave on the 4 wheeler Quad bike as we were some distance from the kiosk. Well worth the visit

  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with friends
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kateandaaron2014, Owner at Gemtree Cabins and Caravan Park, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to review our home! So glad you did decide to stay a little longer. Cheers! Kate and Aaron.

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