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Things to do on Granite Island

Things to do on Granite Island

When in Victor Harbor, it’s almost compulsory to venture over the causeway to Granite Island. Once over there though what is there to do? Here I tell you all the things to do on Granite Island.   Where is Granite Island? Granite Island is located just off...
Urimbirra Wildlife Park

Urimbirra Wildlife Park

As we were driving back to Adelaide from the popular coastal town of Victor Harbor on the Fleurieu Peninsula we saw Urimbirra Wildlife Park. Almost every other time we have been to Victor Harbor this same scenario has occurred. “Look”, one of us would say,...
Visiting the d’Arenberg Cube

Visiting the d’Arenberg Cube

In December 2017 a completely new style of cellar door opened at the d’Arenberg Winery. This was no converted old stone building or a new building made to blend in with the vines and landscape. This was the d’Arenberg Cube, built to stand out and grab...
Things to do in Port Augusta

Things to do in Port Augusta

Port Augusta, South Australia, is about 3.5 hours drive north of Adelaide at the top of the Spencer Gulf. It is often called the “Crossroads of Australia” since it is at the intersection of the main north-south route between Adelaide and Darwin, and the...
A Day at Monarto Zoo

A Day at Monarto Zoo

I am a bit wary about zoos. In recent years we have become more informed about the way zoos and other animal attractions treat their animals. It’s no longer okay to ride elephants, and circus animals are no longer made to do unnatural tricks. Zoos with animals...
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. Here in my own back...
Best Adelaide Museums

Best Adelaide Museums

No visit to South Australia is complete without stopping in to one of the many museums. Some of them are free to visit and all are worth an hour or two. I have been madly running around the city to come up with a list of what I think are the best Adelaide Museums....