10 UNIQUE places to see between SYDNEY and BRISBANE – Road trip ideas.

2018-11-16T10:34:19+00:00

10 unique places to see between Sydney and Brisbane Sydney is a popular starting point for the famous East Coast Australia Road trip. After being in Australia for over a year it’s safe to say we racked up quite a ‘to-do list’ before we started ours, so we decided to split our trip into sections and do a slow road trip from Sydney to Brisbane first. This meant we [...]

10 UNIQUE places to see between SYDNEY and BRISBANE – Road trip ideas.2018-11-16T10:34:19+00:00

3 day FRASER ISLAND itinerary – Australia’s worst kept secret

2018-11-14T11:05:50+00:00

3 Day Fraser Island Self Drive itinerary When we decided to do a self-drive tour of Fraser Island, we were unprepared for its natural beauty. Sure we’d heard about its lush white sands and its beach that stretches for miles and miles, but actually being there seeing it for ourselves, that was a whole different story. We’re glad we chose to do a DIY tour as it gave us [...]

3 day FRASER ISLAND itinerary – Australia’s worst kept secret2018-11-14T11:05:50+00:00

FRASER ISLAND self drive tour – How to see the Island WITHOUT a group tour.

2018-11-14T10:47:50+00:00

How to plan a Fraser Island self drive tour Fraser Island is a big bucket list item for many people travelling Australia’s famous East Coast, we were no different, but have you ever wondered if you can do a Fraser Island self-drive tour instead of going with a guide? We couldn’t wait to visit and see its beauty for ourselves but joining a group tour was the last thing [...]

FRASER ISLAND self drive tour – How to see the Island WITHOUT a group tour.2018-11-14T10:47:50+00:00

Two days at AUSTRALIA ZOO – Childhood dreams do come true!

2018-11-02T18:00:09+00:00

Two days at Australia Zoo “I’m like a child who’s waited all year for Christmas. The day has finally arrived and I’m sat in the car park, 45 minutes before the place opens staring up at a giant poster of Steve Irwin. I’m not going to lie, I cried. Yep, like an actual child I sit in the carpark whimpering, but at least these are tears of joy. Too [...]

Two days at AUSTRALIA ZOO – Childhood dreams do come true!2018-11-02T18:00:09+00:00

Exploring TRIAL BAY GAOL – South West Rocks ruins by the sea.

2018-11-02T18:11:14+00:00

Trial Bay Gaol - one of New South Wales hidden gems Australia’s history is an interesting one. Controversial, sure, but interesting. I know it’s not as far reaching as the British history but it still holds a lot of stories. If you’re looking to indulge in a bit of history or wanting some different ideas for your Australian East Coast road trip, you’ll love the historical site of the [...]

Exploring TRIAL BAY GAOL – South West Rocks ruins by the sea.2018-11-02T18:11:14+00:00

Visiting the Australian GIANT’S CAUSEWAY – A unique stop along the East Coast

2018-11-04T19:23:06+00:00

Finding the Australian giant's causeway! Giant’s Causeway is a famous landmark in Ireland. Popular for its unique step-like rock formations, thousands of tourists flock there every year to marvel in the mystery behind it. Did you know there’s an Australian giant's causeway though? If you’re road tripping from Sydney to Brisbane, you might want to add this little coastal town to your itinerary because it’s coastline isn’t to be [...]

Visiting the Australian GIANT’S CAUSEWAY – A unique stop along the East Coast2018-11-04T19:23:06+00:00

GLOW WORMS near Brisbane – A cave tour like no other

2018-11-02T18:20:00+00:00

Finding glow worms near Brisbane! There are not many places around the world where you can see glow worms. In fact, they are only found in Australia and New Zealand. But exactly where in Australia can you find glow worms? Well, it turns out they’re right on Brisbane’s doorstep in Mount Tamborine National Park, about an hours drive from the city. Mount Tamborine glow worm cave isn’t like any [...]

GLOW WORMS near Brisbane – A cave tour like no other2018-11-02T18:20:00+00:00

Mount Tamborine National Park – A jungle of witches and walking tracks

2018-11-02T19:05:31+00:00

Our favourite walking tracks in Mount Tamborine Mount Tamborine National Park is a place where fairytales come true. Giants walk amongst the huge strangler figs, witches keep a watchful eye on cedar creek falls and fairies cause mischief in the jungle foliage. Or at least, that’s what it felt like when we spent a few days exploring Mount Tamborine. I knew Queensland would feel like a whole new world [...]

Mount Tamborine National Park – A jungle of witches and walking tracks2018-11-02T19:05:31+00:00

Port Macquarie KOALA HOSPITAL – A koala S.O.S

2018-11-02T19:18:56+00:00

A visit to Port Macquarie Koala Hospital Port Macquarie has a lot to offer its visitors, being one of the main towns along the East Coast it’s popular with backpackers and road trippers so it was inevitable that we would end up spending a day or two there. It also meant we had time to visit Port Macquarie Koala Hospital where we got to meet their patients and find out [...]

Port Macquarie KOALA HOSPITAL – A koala S.O.S2018-11-02T19:18:56+00:00

A weekend at PORT MACQUARIE – A beautiful coastal town

2018-09-21T17:08:10+00:00

A weekend in Port Maquarie While on our Australian East Coast road trip we’ve passed through a lot of beautiful coastal towns but none quite like Port Macquarie. Known for its wildlife, beaches (17 in total for this small town!) and colonial history Port Macquarie is a popular destination for holidayers and overseas tourists. We stayed for a couple of days in Port Macquarie to take advantage of what [...]

A weekend at PORT MACQUARIE – A beautiful coastal town2018-09-21T17:08:10+00:00