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Gympie’s Aquatic Recreation Centre (ARC)

Gympie’s Aquatic Recreation Centre (ARC)

It had been a long time in the planning and construction but on Saturday 1st April 2017 the doors to Gympie’s  Aquatic Recreation Centre finally opened to much fanfare. Of course we had to go along and see what all the fuss had been about and I am proud to report the finished product is

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Gympie Doggy Daycare

Gympie Doggy Daycare

A special report by guest blogger Daniel Arkle (aka Danny Lagoon Pocket’s Rough Collie). A little background for you to set the scene. Despite being born and bred a show boy I do not enjoy being fussed over, grooming, bathing and trimming are not on my list of fun activities. I used to suffer through Mum

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Packing Shed Cafe

Packing Shed Cafe

Nothing like a new cafe to get James and I out investigating, especially when it is in the Mary Valley. Half an hour’s scenic drive from us,  just past Imbil this little cafe is beautifully positioned to take in the rural views and breezes. Add to this that it is proudly dog friendly (well behaved

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Mud Pups animal sculptures

Mud Pups animal sculptures

As a life long dog lover I have had my pooches immortalised over the years by photography, paintings and drawings, but last week I found another way, Mud Pups. At Gympie Regional Gallery I met a ceramic artist/sculptor who specialises in dogs (she also does cats and other animals, polar bears are a speciality!). Her

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Gympie’s Lake Alford Off Leash Dog Park

Gympie’s Lake Alford Off Leash Dog Park

To review Gympie’s new Lake Alford off leash dog park, we knew that we needed someone special. So for this post we are employing the services of a guest blogger, special reporter Daniel Arkle (or better known to friends and guests of Lagoon Pocket B&B as Danny, the owners tricolour Rough Collie). Mum and Dad have

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goomeri pumpkin festival

Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

Just under an hour’s drive from Lagoon Pocket B&B is the normally quiet little country town of Goomeri. But on the last Sunday in May this sleepy hamlet comes alive with its annual Goomeri Pumpkin Festival. This year it is the 20th birthday of the Goomeri Pumpkin Festival on Sunday 29th May and the line up of

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Gympie Show 2016

Gympie Show 2016

Not at all biased of course but we think the Gympie Show 2016 is the best country show going.  This year, it’s 128th year I might add, it runs 3 days from Thursday 12 May – Saturday 14 May. I hate to use that trusty old chestnut that there is something for everyone, but yup there

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Gympie Heritage Trail

Gympie Heritage Trail

The Gympie Heritage Trail is a great way to explore the history and the stories of the Gympie region. From lighthouses, road bridges and copper smelters to court houses, bank buildings and art schools, you will find them all here. And then there are all the gold mining, railway and steam stories as well. Just

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A Video Guide to our luxury rooms

A Video Guide to our luxury rooms

We know that when you are booking accommodation, you want to see what it looks like. So we produced this video show you around. We hope you enjoy it.

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Recreation Guide to Lake Borumba

Recreation Guide to Lake Borumba

The Recreation Guide to Lake Borumba is a great place to start planning a wonderful day out. Lake Borumba is only 30 minutes drive from Lagoon Pocket. It is an ideal place to visit if you like boating, fishing, waterskiing or just a BBQ or a picnic. So when we found this recreation guide to Lake

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Sunshine Coast Experiences Brochure

Sunshine Coast Experiences Brochure

We are always looking for great things for our guests to do while they are staying at Lagoon Pocket. So when Sunshine Coast Destination published their latest Sunshine Coast Experiences Brochure, we just had to share it with you. It covers Art & Culture. Attractions, Coastal Fun and Nature Experiences. And they are all an easy drive

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