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
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
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
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
At Lagoon Pocket Bed and Breakfast, we know that a lot of our guests like to travel with their pets. So when we saw this “Travelling with your pet” video from the RACQ, we thought we must share it with you. We hope it is useful.
As Lagoon Pocket Bed & Breakfast is a dog friendly B&B we are always looking for new things for our 4-legged guests and their owners to do. So when we discovered this beautiful Noosa dog friendly beach only 45 minutes drive from us at Noosa we thought we had struck the jackpot! To get there
“What do you mean by pet friendly accommodation?” is our most frequently asked question as there are so many variations of the term “pet friendly accommodation”. Our definition is quite simply. Pet friendly accommodation means, well behaved, house trained pets are allowed in the rooms, but not on the furniture. The fencing around the B&B is designed
We know that our “pet friendly” guests are always looking for more pet friendly accommodation options. So when we started talking to the guys from Pet-Friendly Accommodation on Australia’s East Coast on their Facebook page, we thought we would do a quick post and tell you all about it . So next time you want
A few months ago, Chris “Buddha” Handy and the team from Queensland Weekender visited us at Lagoon Pocket B&B. Here is the programme that went to air on Channel 7. We hope you enjoy it. If you would like to find out more about the Chocolate Indulgence Package mentioned in the programme, click here
If you fancy combining a dog friendly day out with some fresh sea air why not try Tin Can Bay? Only 45 minutes drive from Lagoon Pocket B&B is the sleepy little fishing village of Tin Can Bay with some lovely dog friendly walks along the sea front. Drive straight through the main shopping area
As you drive through Gympie you will see the very attractive Lake Alford park, which I am delighted to say is dog friendly. On the first, third and fifth Sundays of the month the neighbouring Gold Mine Museum park hosts a market, which is also dog friendly. This combines shopping for
As a dog friendly B&B we are always on the hunt for great things for our guests to do with their pooch, and this is one of our favourite dog friendly days out. Cooroy Botanical Gardens at Lake MacDonald combines my love of walking, gardens and being able to enjoy it with Danny (the Lagoon
Delightful, delightful, delightful. The instant we arrived I felt the peace descend upon me. Being a generally busy city person that was so valuable and welcomed:-)
Such gorgeous cared for gardens. We counted 6 ...
The best breakfast we have had in ages! The hosts James and Suzanna we really welcoming of our dogs. Accommodation wise it was a very clean, comfortable unit looking out onto a really peaceful garden. Really recharged ...
Lagoon Pocket Bed and Breakfast in the gorgeous Mary Valley, is a delightful rural find. It proved to be the perfect two-day stopover to rest up from a 1,000 km road trip before attending a wedding in Gympie the ...