Tales of the Outback…Kakadu National Park

Let us take you on a journey through the Australian Outback to explore the myths and legends surrounding some of the country‘s most mesmerising sights… Kakadu National Park Situated at

The Best of Melbourne’s Street Art

Having been in Melbourne for almost two months, we decided that we still hadn’t seen as much of it as we should have. So we thought we would plan some

My 7 Links – An opportunity to ‘look back’ at past posts!

We were recently nominated by @christinahegele (thank you Christina!) to take part in the My 7 Links Project created by Tripbase. The name of the game is to create and

Another Grand (Prix) Day Out in Melbourne…

After our ‘playing with fire’ experience, it was soon time for an even more thrilling Melbourne pastime – one that we hadn’t planned to do but that we certainly won’t

“I’m a Fire-Starter, a Twirling Fire-Starter”..!

A huge part of travelling is all about experiencing the unexpected, trying something new and doing things you wouldn’t normally do in the ‘real world’, so when we were asked

Moomba magic in Melbourne…

One of Melbourne’s most famous institutions is the annual Moomba Festival – where central Melbourne comes alive with fairgrounds, parades, fireworks, music and sports along the banks of the Yarra

So Much to See and Do in Melbourne…

After just a couple of weeks into our move to Melbourne we were starting to settle in and had already taken part in quite a few of the ‘must do’

Moonlight Cinemas and Giant Pizzas..!

After an unforgettable road trip around New Zealand this January we flew back to Australia for the last leg of our adventure! Our flight landed at Sydney International Airport at

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

More ‘Cocka-too’ do in Sydney..!

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!

Wet and Wonderful day at the Blue Mountains…

[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

Famous Beaches and Fantastic Festivals..!

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

A ‘Manly’ day out by the beach…

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) –

New Year, New Sights in Sydney…

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

An explosive end to Oz-Bus and goodbye to 2010!…

We made it!!! After six months of overland travel through four continents, twenty-five countries and God knows how many time zones, we arrived in Sydney in time to see in

A night in Melbourne and visit to the Capital…

After traversing the Great Ocean Road we arrived in the city of Melbourne for a one night stopover, before continuing to Canberra. We arrived late afternoon and went straight out

Koalas, Emu’s & The Great Ocean Road…

After our adventures in the Grampian’s National Park we set off for the Great Ocean Road, widely purported to be one of the ‘best coastal driving roads in the world’!

White Kangaroo’s & The Mighty Grampians

With the Christmas festivities behind us we left Adelaide at around 7.30am and set off towards the state of Victoria. We were heading for the Grampian’s National Park – a

A Merry Aussie Christmas

A Merry Aussie Christmas from Coober Pedy & Adelaide! Christmas Eve in Australia started at 5am when we woke up in our swags on the grounds of our Uluru campsite.

Blue Skies and Big Rocks!

Our time in Alice Springs in the centre of Australia was short but sweet. After a great night in Bo Jangles we were able to have a bit of a