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Heading Down Under this Australia Day?

To us non-Aussies, one of the best things about Australia is its awesome beaches, so here’s a look at just some of the best beach ‘beauties’…

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Crikey! Ten things you never knew about Australia….

You might know what a billabong is, but are a few more things you (possibly) never knew about our favourite land Down Under…

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‘Home is where the heart is’ – The End of an Epic Adventure…

After an amazing two and a half months, we said goodbye to Melbourne with a slap up three course meal prepared by Rich and his sister Sarah. They slaved for hours to cook up a feast of roast chestnuts, pork

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Four ‘must do’ outdoor activities in Australia

Living life in the great outdoors surely refers to Australia. This vast continent of desert, gorges, rainforests, rivers, lakes, cliffs, beaches and snowy mountains is an outdoor lovers paradise. Of course there’s plenty to do inside too; from dressing up

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The magical mystical land of Oz…

Well our time in Australia is nearly up (for now anyway) and it’s fair to say that it’s been an absolutely amazing ride! From the moment we set foot in Darwin we’ve loved every minute of our Aussie adventure. We

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More ‘Cocka-too’ do in Sydney..! 0

Our last couple of days in Sydney were spent in the city itself, making the most of its local attractions such as the Australian Museum, Darling Harbour and Cockatoo Island! The Australian Museum is in College Street opposite Hyde Park

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Wet and Wonderful day at the Blue Mountains… 0

[singlepic id=3391 w=320 h=240 float=center] The Blue Mountains (so called because of the blue haze created by evaporating oil from the Eucalyptus trees in the surrounding valleys) are one of New South Wales’ top attractions. At just two hours away

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Famous Beaches and Fantastic Festivals..! 0

One thing that Sydney is famous for is Bondi Beach and yesterday we went to find out what all the hype is about! After a tasty $5 breakfast at a cafe in Kings Cross, we took the train to Bondi

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A ‘Manly’ day out by the beach… 1

Our first Sydney beach encounter was in the oceanside suburb of Manly – the southernmost of Sydney’s Northen Beaches. We took the ferry over from Circular Quay ($13.20 return) – a 30 minute journey through the Harbour, past sailing boats,

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New Year, New Sights in Sydney… 0

We started off the New Year with a bang at the Sydney Harbour Fireworks (which were amazing!) before continuing to do what we love the most – getting out & about and experiencing new things! So after a couple of days

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