New items will be on sale including fresh donuts, The Big Boy Roll, The Fat Boy Burger and The Chic Fillet Burger
Sunset Cafe Opening Soon!!!
The Sunset Cafe will be now be opening its window from the 4th of April due to a supply issue from Cairns. The cafe will be open Monday to Saturday from 10.00am until 3.30pm and will sell a variety of food, coffee, smoothies and milkshakes. New items will be on sale including fresh donuts, The Big Boy Roll, The Fat Boy Burger and The Chic Fillet Burger. More info in next week’s Croc. The Ice Cream Cones including Rum n Raisin are also back. Come and see Wendee.
Sunset Fun Run
This year we will be holding our first Sunset Fun Run/Walk which will be on the 14th of July from the park to town and back. $5 entry fee which includes morning tea back at the park once completed. Get your groups together or enter as a single. Register now by emailing us at email@example.com Get involved for a fun morning out.
As you know Wendee is back and her awesome homemade cards are back as well as her cards. They are $6.00 each and there are cards for different occasions. Come in and check them out at the office.
Fancy Dress Cancer Council Fundraiser
This year for our cancer council fundraiser we will be holding a fancy dress party where you can come dressed as your favourite character or idol. Come dressed as an animal if you like or whatever. We will be holding this on Friday 28th June. Get your thinking caps on to come up with a great costume. Minimum Cover Charge is $5 per person which goes as a donation to the Queensland Cancer Council.
This year we would love to see as many people involved with this as possible. The more we can do will benefit a very worth cause.
BYO your own beverage and munchies.
Wood Fired Pizzas
Our Wood Fired Pizzas commence on Wednesday 10th April and will be every Wednesday through the season until approximately September.
Pizzas must be prebooked at Reception for a specific timeslot that starts at 5.45pm through until 7.30pm at 15 minute intervals. We are limited to 6 pizzas every 15 minutes so it is essential to book.
On Wednesday 10th April we will be doing:-
Meatlovers $23, Supreme $23, Chicken & Bacon $23 & Hawaiian $20. Garlic Bread $7 Book Now. Email us firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 07 – 47459277 or pop into the office. Don’t miss out!!
(Our Wood Fired Pizza Oven in Action!)
When you check in to our Park
When you check into our park this year we will take you to your site or accommodation as part of us welcoming you in. For sites it is to show where your site is, the boundary and provide assistance if you require it. For the Villas or Deluxe Caravan it is to show you the basics of where to park and where to insert the key tag. This service is provided during check in hours which is 11.00am to 5.00pm for sites and 2pm to 5pm for Villas and the Deluxe Caravan.
Friday Night Roasts
Our Friday Night Roasts will return on the 10th May and run on Friday Nights through until August. You can now reserve your table by emailing us at email@example.com or by phoning us on 07-47 459277. Bookings are essential. Don’t miss out as these are popular social nights with beautiful home cooked roasts and veges. We also do Lucky Door Prizes. The first roast night will be Roast Lamb with Veges and gravy/mint sauce. The only Friday that we don’t have a roast is on Friday 28th June which is our Fundraiser Night.
Hot Chook Tuesdays
Starting next Tuesday 9th of April you can pre-order for a Hot Chook to be cooked for you ready for pick up from the Sunset Cafe Tuesday’s at 3pm. Chooks must be pre-ordered by Monday 8th of April at 3pm. They No 14 Chooks and the price is $15. This will happen every Tuesday through until approximately end of August.
We do tour bookings at our reception free of charge as a service to you as we want you to experience the best of Karumba. Whether you want to go fishing, bird watching or go on an awesome sunset cruise, we can assist you. We do bookings for Kerry D Fishing Charters, Karumba Saltwater Fishing, The Ferryman Cruise and Croc n Crab Cruises. We also do bookings for Queensland Rail’s Gulflander train that runs out of Normanton. If you have booked with us and you would like to take in some or all of these adventures, call us on (07) 47 459277 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will pre-book your tour.
Sunset Bingo – Callers Wanted!!
From May until August we hold Sunset Bingo at the Entertainment Area on Wednesdays at 9.30am. Free Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are provided along with $5 Mango Smoothies from the Cafe. We are looking for two people (couple or two friends) to run Bingo from the commencing date in May until approximately mid June. Benefits are made available so get in contact with Adrian if you would like to give it a go.
Pet Friendly Park Rules
We allow pets into our park with the following guidelines. They must be restrained by lead or enclosure(small dogs) at all times within the park boundary. Pets cannot be left unattended or left to bark or howl at anytime. Pets are prohibited in the Office, Entertainment Area near Cafe, Amenities or Camp Kitchens. Pets are not permitted inside accommodation. This is for the benefit of all including your pets.
The Fishing Report
In the last week the keen fisherman have been out in their boats looking for the next big one to come rolling in. Us and our staff have been over fishing off the bank and Steve hooked onto something big but wound his line right out and then snapped it. Nicole too through a line in last Friday evening. Fishing conditions are expected to improve this week coming with better tides.
Letters to the Editor
Welcome to “Letters to the Editor”. We invite you to write into us by emailing email@example.com using the subject heading “Letter to the Editor” and ask us any questions that you would like to about Karumba or the park. This week….
How far in advance can we book for Pizzas or Friday Roasts?
David, you can book ahead for these right now. Our pizza menu will sometimes change to incorporate new pizzas but stay tuned to the croc.
Our shop sells a wide variety of items such as clothing, souvenirs, drinks, ice creams, mini mart line, ice and bait. Each week we will highlight an item in our shop that we sell that you might like to buy. This week we feature our new line of fishing shirts that we are selling for this season. Check this one out.
Best Sunset of the Week at the Sunset Caravan Park
This photo was taken last Friday evening at the mouth of the Norman River. Very peaceful. Very serene. Even the Pelican looks relaxed!
Coming this Year to Sunset
- Wood Fired Pizza Nights
- Friday Night Roasts
- Sunset Bingo
- Art n Craft Arvo’s
- Live Entertainment
- Cancer Council Fundraiser
- Free Monthly Sausage Sizzles
- Sunset Fun Run
- Sunset Cafe
- State of Origin Nights