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Driving from Adelaide to Flinders Ranges

Driving from Adelaide to Flinders Ranges

Did someone say Road Trip??? When in South Australia, one of the most unique places to visit is the Flinders Ranges. Unfortunately it’s not just around the corner, and will take some time to get to. But rather than a boring, long drive, why not turn it into a...
Head of the Bight Whale Watching

Head of the Bight Whale Watching

There are probably not too many big attractions that are quite as isolated as Head of the Bight whale watching. This amazing opportunity to see dozens of whales frolicking just metres from the cliffs happens hundreds of kilometres from anywhere. Here are all the...
Smoky Bay Oysters – SA Premium Oyster Tours

Smoky Bay Oysters – SA Premium Oyster Tours

When I wrote my Fifty before 50 bucket list, one of the items was to eat oysters at Coffin Bay. I did that, but when I wrote the list I imagined I would be doing it while taking an oyster tour. For various reasons that did not happen, but when I saw that oyster tours...
Tumby Bay Street Art

Tumby Bay Street Art

Unless you are from South Australia, it’s likely that you have never heard of Tumby Bay. It’s a small town on the Eyre Peninsula that is trying to put itself on the map – and the way they have chosen to do that is with the Tumby Bay street art....
Silo Art in South Australia

Silo Art in South Australia

Wherever you go in the wheat belt areas of Australia (mostly towards the south) then you will see grain silos towering over the surrounding landscapes. These concrete behemoths were forever present in my childhood. They were always the first thing we would see of our...
Shark Cage Diving in Port Lincoln

Shark Cage Diving in Port Lincoln

When I started to think about visiting Port Lincoln, I had a big choice to make. Shark cage diving is probably the biggest attraction in this rural city, but it’s not something I have ever considered doing. I’ve been swimming with sharks before, the...
Places to Visit in South Australia in Winter

Places to Visit in South Australia in Winter

So many of the popular holiday destinations in South Australia revolve around the water, with our fantastic beaches and the Murray River. While they are all perfect to visit during summer, in the cooler months they are not quite so attractive. There are some places...
Port Adelaide Street Art

Port Adelaide Street Art

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. No longer is this...
Things to do in Whyalla, South Australia

Things to do in Whyalla, South Australia

When growing up Whyalla was a city I visited with my family from time to time, usually for medical appointments or other “offical business” type stuff. I had never thought about it as a place to visit as a tourist. Recently though I did just that, I spent...