The Murray River

A Camping Guide for Non-Campers

The first time I went camping I was 19 years old. Thom had been going with his family for his whole life and took me along for my first ever trip. I…

The Yarra Valley

A Weekend In The Yarra Valley

I honestly can’t believe that I’m already writing these words, but a couple of weeks ago we celebrated our one year wedding anniversary. Is it just us, or was that not the…

Tropical North Queensland

Where We Stayed: Coastal & Far North Queensland

 Road tripping through Coastal and Far North Queensland and looking for some accommodation recommendations? These might not be the cheapest or most economical options, but they all have one thing in common…

Port Douglas

The Essentials: Port Douglas

The ultimate Tropical North Queensland destination can be found in Port Douglas, an hour north of Cairns on the East Coast. Only a hop skip and a jump away from the Daintree…

Babinda

Australia’s Hidden Gems: The Babinda Boulders

As we were driving through Queensland I developed a new habit, which I found very entertaining but Thom probably found a little bit annoying. Whenever we passed one of those brown tourist…

Atherton Tablelands

Exploring the Atherton Tablelands

We stumbled across the Atherton Tablelands almost by accident. Like a very happy accident, where you’re not quite sure how you got there but you know that you definitely don’t want to…

Mission Beach

Road Trip Break: Relaxing at Mission Beach

The next stop along our road trip of coastal Queensland was almost like a rest stop in Mission Beach. We really didn’t have enough time in this beachy little town, with our…

Melbourne

Celebrating Christmas in Melbourne, 2017

Is anyone else struggling to come to terms with the fact that it’s already December?! Where has this gone?? I’m pretty sure it was just February and we were planning for our…

Magnetic Island

Top 10 Things To Do On Magnetic Island

We had one plan for our time in Magnetic Island – to explore at a slow pace (island time, if you will) and take some time to relax and unwind. We only…

Magnetic Island

The Essentials: Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island, affectionately known as Maggie by the locals, is an unknown paradise found only 8km off the coast of Townsville. It’s untouched beauty and abundance of wildlife, as well as its…

The Whitsundays

Flying Over The Whitsundays & Great Barrier Reef

After a few glorious, sun-soaked days on Hamilton Island, we headed back to the mainland of Australia and the little beach side town of Airlie Beach for a very exciting adventure. We…

Hamilton Island

Top 7 Tips For Your Visit To Hamilton Island

Often considered the heart of the Whitsundays, Hamilton Island is one of Australia’s most spectacular holiday destinations and the perfect place to base yourself when visiting Whitehaven Beach and the Great Barrier…