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Stories from our backyard: AJ Hackett Bungy New Zealand
Feb, 2021
Bungy at first sight…now that is a twist on the traditional Valentine’s Day date! Not that I did it, but plenty of p...
Stories from our backyard: Echidna Walkabout Nature Tours
Jan, 2021
I don’t know about you, but weeding is not top of my list when it comes to how I spend my downtime. But it does bring ...
Stories from our backyard: Phillip Island Penguin Parade
Jul, 2020
They are only 33 cms tall. Formerly known as fairy penguins, Phillip Island’s little penguins are indeed the world’s...
Be amazed by Byron Bay!
Feb, 2020
Byron Bay. What is all the fuss about? It has a lot to do with the hugely independent and creative character of the comm...
Discover the Sunshine Coast Hinterland…
Oct, 2019
Rainforests. Waterfalls. Crystal-clear rockpools for swimming. Local fresh produce. Hmm….sounds good doesn’t it? The...
An insider’s guide to tropical Port Douglas…
Aug, 2019
Port Douglas in Far North Queensland ticks the box of being the real “treat” component of your holiday…....
Experience Franz Josef Glacier & the West Coast, New Zealand
Jun, 2019
The Fox and Franz Josef Glacier are two of only three places in the world where you can view glaciers descending into te...
Abel Tasman National Park NZ: Key things to see & do
Nov, 2018
When I think of a holiday to New Zealand, I am not picturing a city escape (sorry Auckland), but rather…spending my ti...
A local’s top tips on the Great Ocean Road
Jul, 2018
The spectacular Great Ocean Road enables an experience of nature in all its wonder on an 244km epic adventure. This dram...
Tongariro National Park New Zealand: An insider’s guide
Jun, 2018
Tongariro National Park is a 4.5-hour drive south of Auckland. It is located deep in the centre of the North Island...
Hervey Bay & Fraser Island: 4 great reasons to visit!
May, 2018
Just under 4 hours drive north of Brisbane you will find Hervey Bay. This town is an aquatic paradise with a picturesque...
Bay of Islands North Island NZ: Top 5 things to do
May, 2018
The Bay of Islands is a 3-hour drive north of Auckland in the North Island, New Zealand.  It is a top New Zealand h...
Margaret River: a true gourmet & outdoor adventure awaits!
Feb, 2018
Just a few hours drive from Perth, Western Australia lies the Margaret River region. It is a magnificent desti...
Cradle Mountain: A highlight of Tasmania
Oct, 2017
Another family mini-break was a long weekend spent at Cradle Mountain National Park. Part of the Tasmanian Wilderness Wo...
Fiordland: A must-see for your NZ Holiday!
Aug, 2017
If you are looking for awesome New Zealand attractions then look no further than Fiordland, the World Heritage listed Na...
Escape to the Hawkesbury River for a brilliant day on the water!
Jul, 2017
Our family recently enjoyed a winter mini-break in Sydney. We had visited Sydney several times before and expl...
A guide to Lake Tekapo South Island, New Zealand
Jul, 2017
Thinking of a New Zealand road trip? It is definitely the best way to see New Zealand. You have the freedom to take your...
Why the Yarra Valley should be on your must visit list!
May, 2017
Working out where to travel in Australia is tough…. as there are so many diverse and superb choices… but consider ad...
Down Under Australia Holiday
Sep, 2012
Down Under Australia Holiday by Sylvaine Djafarian If you’ve dreamed of traveling down under to Australia for a h...
Australia: Palm Cove Escape
May, 2012
Palm Cove is one of our all-time favourite family holiday destinations. It is in tropical North Queensland, just no...

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