Springbrook Waterfalls & Walks | Full Guide

Springbrook Waterfalls & Walks | Full Guide

Springbrook National Park is in Queensland’s Gold Coast hinterland. It is a bit under two hours from Brisbane and one hour from the Gold Coast. The park is a beautiful place to explore with its many waterfalls and lookouts. The walking trails take you deep into the...

A Mystery Picnic – Why it’s the Perfect Day Out

A Mystery Picnic – Why it’s the Perfect Day Out

A Mystery Picnic is a great way to combine travel, food and fun. The idea is you solve a series of clues that take you to shops where you add things to your picnic basket. The treasure hunt gets you out and about exploring a great location as you collect your picnic...

Free Camping NSW – Find Free & Low Cost Campsites

Free Camping NSW – Find Free & Low Cost Campsites

There are some great options for free camping in NSW. These free camping and low cost sites take you from the outback to the coast. They are a great way to explore the state, avoid crowds and make your travel budget go further. The list includes not only free and low...

Berrara Beach – Why it’s a Perfect Weekend Getaway

Berrara Beach – Why it’s a Perfect Weekend Getaway

Berrara is a quiet little holiday village on the south coast of New South Wales. If you are looking for a peaceful getaway it is the perfect place to relax near the water. If you feel like being a bit more active there are lots of things to do in Berrara and the...

Things to do in Jervis Bay – Visitor Guide

Things to do in Jervis Bay – Visitor Guide

Your list of things to do in Jervis Bay is pretty exciting. You can look forward to some of the whitest sand and clearest water in the world. Jervis Bay is paradise for anyone who likes a beach holiday, snorkeling or kayaking. Jervis Bay is on the New South Wales...

Where to Spend Autumn in Australia

Where to Spend Autumn in Australia

If you are looking for the perfect time to travel, autumn in Australia is ideal – it’s not too hot and not too cold. You can go south to South Australia, Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia to enjoy beautiful autumn leaf displays. Or try some great spots in...

Visitor Guide | Things to do in Kangaroo Valley

Visitor Guide | Things to do in Kangaroo Valley

If you like waterfalls, clifftop lookouts, river water sports and national park walks you’ll find plenty of things to do in Kangaroo Valley. Two hours from Sydney, Kangaroo Valley is also a relaxing place. Explore the villages and farmland in this beautiful and...

Things to do in Hahndorf – German fun in the hills

Things to do in Hahndorf – German fun in the hills

The gorgeous German Village of Hahndorf is 28 km up the freeway from Adelaide, the 20 minute drive is perfect for a day trip. The village boasts a wonderful German history. The main street has many buildings dating back to the 1800’s when settled by German Lutheran...

Kangaroo Valley Camping Guide

Kangaroo Valley Camping Guide

Whether you want to explore national parks, kayak down Kangaroo River or spot some wildlife, a Kangaroo Valley camping trip is hard to beat. Kangaroo Valley is two hours south of Sydney. The area has spectacular bushland and rivers to explore or enjoy the historic...

Find the Best Adelaide Hills Accommodation

Find the Best Adelaide Hills Accommodation

This Adelaide Hills Accommodation guide will give you plenty of ideas for your next weekend away. The Adelaide Hills are only 20 minutes from Adelaide City but it feels like a world away. Spend a night or two relaxing in the Adelaide Hills and you will feel like you...

Things to do in Bowral – Cricket, Cafes & Wine

Things to do in Bowral – Cricket, Cafes & Wine

The New South Wales southern highlands town of Bowral is 90 minutes from Sydney. For some, Bowral is synonymous with cricket legend Sir Donald Bradman. For others, Bowral is a go-to town for country estates, high teas and amazing boutique shopping. And that’s the...

City of Roses – Guide to Things to do in Goulburn

City of Roses – Guide to Things to do in Goulburn

Do you like to stop and smell the roses? It’s one of many things to do in Goulburn that make this Southern Highlands city in New South Wales such a great place to visit. As Australia’s first inland city, it is a must-see for history buffs. There are plenty of historic...

Things to do in Narooma – Attraction & Activity Guide

Things to do in Narooma – Attraction & Activity Guide

Narooma is a beautiful spot on the Eurobodalla Coast of New South Wales five hours south of Sydney. Straddling the Wagonga Inlet, you could spend all day just watching the tide go in and out and seals and stingrays swim by. But there are plenty of things to do in...

Mill Bay Boardwalk – Walk, Cycle or Snorkel?

Mill Bay Boardwalk – Walk, Cycle or Snorkel?

Narooma is four and a half hours from Sydney on the New South Wales south coast. It is a beautiful spot with lovely beaches and spectacular coastline. A feature of the town is the Wagonga Inlet; a large crystal clear body of water that changes personality with ebb and...

The Magic of Kayaking Jervis Bay

The Magic of Kayaking Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay is a magic place. It is three hours south of Sydney in the Shoalhaven region of the New South Wales south coast. It has crystal clear water, secluded bays, rugged coastline and beaches with some of the whitest sand in the world. The area teems with...

Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens Visitor Guide

Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens Visitor Guide

You might think it’s a bit odd having botanic gardens in the middle of a rainforest. But the Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens combines secluded picnic areas with a range of beautiful feature gardens. The gardens might be small, but they pack in a lot of fun. There...

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...

Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk Review

Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk Review

Is the Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk worth doing? The Gold Coast Hinterland has no shortage of beautiful rainforest to explore, and you don’t have to pay to walk around them. You could go to the nearby Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens or the Curtis Falls walk in...

Lake Moogerah Camping Guide & Attractions

Lake Moogerah Camping Guide & Attractions

Lake Moogerah is a beautiful camping and holiday spot in the heart of south east Queensland’s Scenic Rim. If you like water sports, you’ll love it, but you don’t have to get wet to enjoy Lake Moogerah. Main Range, Moogerah Peaks and Mount French National Parks ring...

Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves review

Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves review

Not originally on our to do list, the Tamborine Mountain glow worm caves tour ended up being one of our favourite activities in the area. This unique conservation project not only protects the local glow worms, but it's also a chance to see these amazing creatures...

Tamborine Mountain Gallery Walk Visitors Guide

Tamborine Mountain Gallery Walk Visitors Guide

Gallery Walk is the main shopping precinct at Tamborine Mountain in the Gold Coast hinterland. While some might shy away from this type of tourist attraction, it is still worth a look. There is a fascinating mix of shops; everything from craft and galleries to food,...