Driving the Long Way to Wilpena Pound

Driving the Long Way to Wilpena Pound

As our big international trip gets closer I have been lamenting my lack of Australian travel knowledge. I can’t do much about getting to Uluru or the Great Barrier Reef, but for the second time this month we’ve jumped into the car to visit a part of South...
Road Tripping to Innes National Park

Road Tripping to Innes National Park

A spur of the moment decision saw us packing the car for a road trip. In went the tent, some bedding, the camera – and, well, that was about it! This unheard of spontaneity culminated in a visit to the stunning Innes National Park. We hit the road heading north...
Street Art of Port Adelaide

Street Art of Port Adelaide

I’m a bit of a street art lover. I seek it out whenever I travel and love finding it hidden down laneways and back alleys. The colours are always so bright. There is nothing better than seeing a plain brick wall turned into an amazing canvas. Here in my own back...
Things to do on a Visit to Adelaide

Things to do on a Visit to Adelaide

Visitors to Australia often neglect Adelaide in favour of the bigger Eastern cities. The capital of South Australia is a city of about a million people and is located on the south coast of Australia, about half way across the country. Adelaide is worth a visit though,...
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary – A Gold Coast Must-See

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary – A Gold Coast Must-See

I have travelled to the Gold Coast in Queensland many times. Most of the trips have been for my kids to participate in competitions for their various sports, but we have always stayed on or had time for some tourist activities. In November during our visit, we went to...
Hahndorf – A German Gem in South Australia

Hahndorf – A German Gem in South Australia

Hahndorf is a small town in the Adelaide Hills, about thirty minutes drive from the city centre. It is an old German settlement, first established in 1839, so by Australian standards it’s been around a while. Much of the heritage has been preserved, and...