Whyalla Cuttlefish Snorkel | Best Tips | FAQs

Whyalla Cuttlefish Snorkel | Best Tips | FAQs

Swimming with the Whyalla cuttlefish is one of the great wildlife experiences you can have. From May to the end of August, Whyalla, at the top of the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia, becomes the giant cuttlefish capital of the world. Tens of thousands of cuttlefish...

Best Things to Do in the Adelaide Hills | Day Trips | Tours

Best Things to Do in the Adelaide Hills | Day Trips | Tours

Are you looking for things to do in the Adelaide Hills? There’s a lot to choose from - fabulous wine, gourmet food, bushwalks, wildlife, art and history. The tree-lined main streets of the English style villages glow with autumn colour and the parks and gardens are...

16 Best Day Trips from Hobart

16 Best Day Trips from Hobart

Day trips from Hobart showcase everything from Tasmania’s convict history, wildlife and wilderness to its colonial history and cuisine. Depending on what you feel like doing, your Hobart day trip can involve a short drive with lots to do when you arrive, or the road...

Plan your Adelaide to Perth Road Trip

Plan your Adelaide to Perth Road Trip

An Adelaide to Perth road trip is one of the most iconic drives in Australia. The 2695km journey begins in the Flinders Ranges and Eyre Peninsula before crossing the Nullarbor Plain and Great Australian Bight. The Nullarbor is one of Australia’s most awe inspiring...

Best Spots to Snorkel in Adelaide & South Australia

Best Spots to Snorkel in Adelaide & South Australia

There are some great spots to snorkel in Adelaide and around South Australia. While the water might be a little cool, the variety of snorkelling opportunities makes up for it. There are snorkels for all ability levels. We have also included a few tours that deliver...

Big Duck Tours in Victor Harbor and Wirrina Cove

Big Duck Tours in Victor Harbor and Wirrina Cove

Big Duck Tours are a great way to experience the marine life around Victor Harbor and Wirrina Cove. You might encounter seals, sea lions and dolphins. The coastal landscape is spectacular too. Victor Harbor is a seaside town on South Australia’s Fleurieu Peninsula. It...

Nakie Hammock Review

Nakie Hammock Review

Our Daughter and Son-In-Law were about to head off on an eight month trip around Australia and we were looking for a suitable farewell gift. We decided on a Nakie Hammock. We met them at the Mount Lofty Botanic Gardens for a picnic and to try out the hammocks. To say...

Best Things to do on Magnetic Island

Best Things to do on Magnetic Island

When we think of Tropical Queensland we usually think of wet tropics, waterfalls, the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsundays. But Magnetic Island, known affectionately as ‘Maggie’, is one of the lesser known delights of North Queensland.   Magnetic Island lies just...

Ultimate Kangaroo Island Holiday Guide

Ultimate Kangaroo Island Holiday Guide

Kangaroo Island (or KI to the locals) is 22 kilometres off the coast of South Australia. It is a remote, rugged location best known for its wildlife, great beaches and spectacular coastline. Exploring the unspoilt bush and coastal wilderness is one of the most popular...

Emu Bay Kangaroo Island Visitor Guide

Emu Bay Kangaroo Island Visitor Guide

Emu Bay is on the North Coast of Kangaroo Island. It has one of the best beaches on Kangaroo Island, but there are lots of other things to do in Emu Bay besides hitting the sand. It is also a great spot to sample Kangaroo Island’s wildlife and artisan food scene. Emu...

Kangaroo Island Lighthouses

Kangaroo Island Lighthouses

Kangaroo Island sits off the southern tip of South Australia’s Fleurieu Peninsula. Well known for its wildlife, natural beauty and artisan food, Kangaroo Island’s rugged coast also has a lot to offer lighthouse devotees. Kangaroo Islands lighthouses are at Cape...

Seal Bay Kangaroo Island Complete Guide

Seal Bay Kangaroo Island Complete Guide

Seal Bay Conservation Park is one of the best attractions on Kangaroo Island. Seal Bay is home to around 800 Australian Sea Lions, they are an endangered species that live along the south and west coasts of Australia. The Sea Lion colony at Seal Bay is one of the...

Kangaroo Island Caravan Parks & Camping

Kangaroo Island Caravan Parks & Camping

When you visit Kangaroo Island, caravan parks are a great base for meeting the local wildlife, exploring the great beaches and trying the local food and wine. The main caravan parks on Kangaroo Island are in Penneshaw, Kingscote and next door to Flinders Chase...

Where to see Kangaroo Island Wildlife

Where to see Kangaroo Island Wildlife

For a lot of people, there is one big reason to visit Kangaroo Island – wildlife. If you are looking for an Australian wildlife experience, this island off the tip of the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia is the place to go. From kangaroos, koalas and echidnas to...

Free Things to Do in Adelaide | Activities + Attractions

Free Things to Do in Adelaide | Activities + Attractions

There are all sorts of free things to do in Adelaide. Take your pick from galleries and museums to adventure playgrounds, National Parks and beaches. Some activities will fill in an hour, others can fill in a whole day. Finding free things to do in Adelaide isn’t just...

Our Best Travel Stories & Destinations from 2021

Our Best Travel Stories & Destinations from 2021

2021 has been another tricky year for travellers. We got lucky, avoiding lockdowns and border closures by a week here and, literally, a day there to spend time in southern New South Wales and the Gold Coast. By a large stroke of luck, we even managed a road trip from...

The Best Dolphin Cruises Adelaide & South Australia

The Best Dolphin Cruises Adelaide & South Australia

If you enjoy dolphin cruises, Adelaide is a great place to do this popular wildlife activity. Between 1500 and 2000 wild dolphins live in Adelaide’s gulf waters. Even though Port Adelaide and Adelaide’s northern beaches make up the Adelaide Dolphin sanctuary, you can...

Experiences | A Gift They Will Never Forget

Experiences | A Gift They Will Never Forget

When you're present shopping, there are a few hassles you can do without. Will it arrive on time? Will they actually use it? Will it be something they enjoy and remember? For guaranteed delivery, flexibility and fun you can’t beat the gift of an experience. Now is the...

Low Cost & Free Camping in South Australia

Low Cost & Free Camping in South Australia

There are lots of places to go low cost and free camping in South Australia. Best of all, they cover everywhere from the beauty of the Outback and Eyre Peninsula, the beaches on the Limestone Coast and Yorke Peninsula and the waterways of the Riverland. Along with...

Snorkel with Manta Rays Coral Bay -Tour Review

Snorkel with Manta Rays Coral Bay -Tour Review

If you have ever dreamed of swimming with manta rays, Coral Bay in Western Australia is the place to do it. This small holiday town on the Coral Coast sits is the perfect access point for the world heritage listed Ningaloo Reef. It is an idyllic base for exploring the...

Plan your Perth to Exmouth Road Trip

Plan your Perth to Exmouth Road Trip

One of the best holidays in Western Australia is doing a Perth to Exmouth Road trip. The 1200km drive takes you along the Coral Coast to Ningaloo Reef. Along the way you’ll see moonscape-like sand dunes and deserts. Explore river gorges and wildflower-dotted national...