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Dessert by Reece

Fast Feet, Fabulous Food and Fury New Friends!

Fast Feet! Wow what a weekend! Maria and Andrew were run off their feet last weekend. Saturday Night was huge! The Acacia Ridge Motor Inn crew were in top form catering for the biggest coach group of the year! Pichi Richi is in full swing, the Coach Group were all in for Dinner Saturday night after experiencing a magnificent day…

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Digger the Gnome

Digger the Gnome

Port Augusta- Home away for Gnome When John “JJ” Jarvis, an Acacia Ridge Motor Inn frequent flyer had his gnome stolen. JJ wasn’t prepared for the trauma of the loss of his gnome “Digger”. Poor JJ has had to suffer ransom note, and humiliating photo’s of Digger for over 6 long years. Well Gnome on TV In fact, TV’s prime…

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Matrics stars slept soundly after Port Augusta win!

Matrics deserve good night’s sleep! We all need a good night’s sleep, and champion Netball team, Matrics deserved it after their game against Phoenix.  They came away with a good win. They emerged victors by 20 goals over their fierce rivals. The game was played in Port Augusta as the State Premier Netball Competition headed to the country. It was great…

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WiFi Bed Food Perfect

Wi-Fi Traveling Essentials

You won’t miss out on Wi-Fi here Just because you’re on the road traveling,  doesn’t mean you have to miss out on Life’s Essentials. Apart from keeping your room as comfortable as we can make it, we provide as much as possible to keep you in touch and connected with the World. Fast Wi-fi. And your mobile and fully charged!…

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Leukemia Foundation Aussie Muscle Car Run!

Not often you get $5 Million Dollars of cars in your driveway, but Wednesday last week we did. The Leukemia Foundation Muscle Car Fundraising event spent two days in Port Augusta and we were elated that they chose to stay at the Acacia Ridge Motor Inn, not only for the secure facilities that we have, but for the A1 customer…

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Delivery Day for Diesel Dog!

No I am not pregnant I am a male. But today mum and dad loaded up some more pillows and made the final drop off to some of the Local Charities here in Port Augusta. Mum is pictured here with Sandra from the Salvation Army and Dad is with Gloria from Saint Vincent de Paul. Thanks ladies for your help…

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“Port Augusta’s Top Dog – Diesel – was digging up his favourite bone and found this alleged relic.

Bridgestone World Solar Challenge!

The first Darwin to Adelaide Solar Car Challenge was in 1987,  This year will mark the 14th run which comprises of 47 teams from 25 Countries taking on the 3,000km trip from Darwin to Adelaide. This Solar Car Challenge is the largest in the World and travels through the Crossroads of Australia, good old Port Augusta! So if you see…

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Wadlata

Weird (But True) Things About Wadlata Outback Centre Giant Lizards Mum and dad took me to Wadlata Outback Centre the other week. And even though I am the most handsome member of the family I couldn’t get through the front door!! Even as  the most popular canine in all of Port Augusta! Diesel Dog was not allowed to enter. Just…

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Full to the brim!!!

Full to the brim tonight! The only time I like to use the word “NO” ………. Looks like our patrons are keen to road test our latest investment, being top of the range PILLOWS we started allocating to rooms today. We can now boast to have not only the newest and the best beds, but also the best and newest…

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