2018 was the start of our schooling journey. With so many options our there, including Homeschooling, Distance Ed, School of the Air and Unschooling, it was quite confronting. After loads of negativity surrounding DE, we initially decided to go down the Homeschooling path.Read More
When you hit the road, what happens with your mail? How do you receive it? Where do all your bills and written correspondence go?
It’s definitely something that needs to be sorted out prior to leaving on your trip around Australia.Read More
This stretch of Limestone Coast in South Australia is often surpassed and now we can tell you that it definitely shouldn’t be! Our first stop in the cute town of Mount Gambier sure did surprise us. There really is so much to see and do and it’s a travellers paradise due to the array of scenery and outdoor activities. It is a popular destination and offers a mid-way point between Melbourne, Vic and Adelaide, SA, to stop and rest on the journey.Read More
From a bustling region rich in history, heritage and farming to the stunning Alpine landscapes of the Snowy Valleys. This road trip is one of endless scenic surprises and tasty food and wine trails. We hope you enjoy the adventure ahead!Read More
A drive we have always talked about doing, so when NSW Tourism got in touch to see if we’d be interested in promoting this region, we jumped at it! The Murray River is Australia’s longest river at 2,508km! An iconic Australian region with diverse landscapes, it really is a great way to relax.Read More
Stradbroke Island, also known as Straddie or North Straddie, lies within Moreton Bay, 30km off Brisbane. The second largest sand island in the world after Fraser Island. Straddie comprises of three small towns, several Lakes and a coastline full of beaches and rocky outcrops.Read More
After leaving the scenic sites and attractions of Kakadu and Cooinda Lodge we head south through Katherine, arriving in Mataranka over 400km later. What an AMAZING part of the country it is!!Read More
Fraser Island - this worlds largest sand island, world heritage listed and stretches 123km long. One of our highlights in three years of travel and you HAVE to put this on your bucket list, I’ll tell you why!“Take with you memories, leave only footprints”.Read More
A 75 Acre property near Hervey Bay and a fantastic low cost campground called Fraser Coast RV Park. As we are heading over to Fraser Island from Hervey Bay, we decided to park up at this gorgeous campground.Read More
HANGAR O 🚁
What a cool campsite just north of Gympie that we found on Youcamp! Situated on the Bruce Highway amongst bushland and beside a creek is this ripper place!
The remote and rugged coastline, the epic scenery and abundant wildlife is what drew us to Kangaroo Island. We had been dreaming of making the journey over there since we started travelling in our van in December 2015. So this year on our Anticlockwise Lap Of Oz, we made it!Read More
We seriously LOVE this part of Australia. From the stunning rugged coastlines to the crystal clear blue water, beautiful gorges, waterfalls and epic fishing!
PLUS, the weather is absolutely perfect everyday!!
HERE'S A RE-CAP OF OUR ADVENTURES THROUGH THE KIMBERLEY.
Looking for a great place to stay in the school holidays? We have a list of hotspots that have fantastic attractions and activities to keep the kids entertained. For some families, school holidays is a convenient time to get away, relax and spend time together as a family.Read More
CAIRNS TO LORELLA SPRINGS - Here's a full run down of our trip. If you'd prefer to watch instead of reading, scroll down to the bottom of the article and have a squiz at the vid - CHEERS!!Read More
Two of the most beautiful places in Australia and they're only 640km apart. From the insanely blue and clear waters of Cape Range National Park to the deep red colours of Karijini National Park. These are two locations that you definitely shouldn’t miss when travelling Australia. I’m going to tell you the highlights and how we tackled these amazing parts of Oz.Read More
Travelling Australia is something we’ve always wanted to do. Explore each and every state, chase the sunshine, live by the beach and have quality time together as a family. It's very appealing isn't it! Deciding to travel Australia is a very daunting decision, an exciting one too! Looking back now, I think that its a pretty courageous decision, to pack up your life and drive into a world of unknown.Read More
Kununurra in WA through to Kakadu, NT is one of our favourite stretches. The diversity of landscape is incredible and you can go from red dust to waterfall to coastline in no time. An epic adventure!
Below is our itinerary.Read More
Leaving your home, family and friends, selling all your belonging to hit the road on a trip of lifetime! Its very daunting, exciting and a whirlwind of emotions. After lots of conversation with each other, we were expectant of an adjustment period but nothing can prepare you for it. Other than patience and a lot of it!Read More
In this itinerary we tackle one of Australia's great tourist regions,"The Great Barrier Reef". We travel with our caravan in tow from Brisbane to Cairns and explore as much as we can along the way! There are so many great tours, attractions, campsites and scenery to discover along this coastline. We hope you can use this itinerary to help plan your own "Ultimate Great Barrier Reef Drive" - Cheers!!Read More
So far we have done a full lap of Oz and been on the road since Dec 2015. We left from gorgeous Newcastle, NSW and headed north. We chose to go anti clockwise to do Cape York at the start of the dry season and to miss the migration of travellers heading south and across the bottom.Read More