- Bush camping at Rainbow BeachSince we arrived back from Fraser just before Easter weekend we thought it would be best to set up camp until it was quieter so decided to stay on rainbow beach, in the Great Sandy National Park.
We had already booked Posted by Chelsandliam in Our Australian Adventures | Mar 29, 2016
- Four wheel driving on Fraser IslandWe set off from our lovely home in Brisbane on Sunday morning heading for the Fraser Coast. It took a around three hours to get to our destination, rainbow beach. Here we bought our camping permit from the parks office Posted by Chelsandliam in Our Australian Adventures | Mar 29, 2016
- ToowoombaWe arrived in Toowomba on 23 March. The plan was to stay off the main road over the Easter long weekend and just take it easy. This is a major city with total population of 162 000 (including the regional Posted by ChrisHenriette in Our big lap around Australia in 2016 | Mar 29, 2016
- Scenic SydneyThere is no doubt that seafront cities have a head start in the attractiveness league. Who doesn’t enjoy watching the ferries and yachts while sipping a drink at a quayside bar? Who doesn’t love being able to stroll along a Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Mar 28, 2016
- NSW New Years Road Trip 2016
For our first trip in our new Blue Cubby we decided to head south into cockroach country.
Ready to go... Posted by dZak in Bluecubby4x4 | Mar 28, 2016
- Preparations...Spent the long Easter weekend finishing several tasks:
- caravan pot drawer rebuilt using quality drawer slides and marine ply, happy with the finish and function as it's replaced a dodgy particle board drawer on faulty runners
- constructed and attache Posted by ThomsonFamily in The Top-left Corner | Mar 28, 2016
- Red Centre (consisting almost entirely of Ayers Rock photos)Our longest drive of this trip was from Airlie Beach to Cairns, a 620km meander through field after field of sugar cane, where as we had just stepped foot onto dry land after 40 odd hours on a yacht the Posted by KulaRing in KulaRing Supermoon | Mar 27, 2016
Day trip to Busselton. Went to the local market and had a picnic on the foreshore. Great swimming spot and the longest timber pile jetty in the Southern Hemisphere.
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We met up with Bill's son, Scott who lives in Dunsborough. Spent the day showing us some of his favourite beaches and surfing spots.
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- Cape Leeuwin
We reached Cape Leeuwin, the southernmost point in Western Australia. This is the light house at the cape.
The cape is the mee Posted by cbtraveller in Heading West | Mar 27, 2016
We drove through magnificent Kauri forests and stopped to see the Gloucester Tree. The weather was non stop rain so we only stopped to take a few photos. Here we are in the forest. Posted by cbtraveller in Heading West | Mar 27, 2016
- Port Huon21/3/2016
We moved onto Port Huon which is 42 kms south of Hobart. These big driving days are hard to take. We are staying at Port Huon Shipwrights Point , which is $10 a night , pay for 3 and Posted by Pipandpop in Doug & Chris On The Road | Mar 26, 2016
- Australia's Blue Heaven
The dawn chorus in the Blue Mountains to the west of Sydney is a cacophony of tinkling carillon rung out by the bell birds that nest in the eucalyptus forest carpeting the valley Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Mar 26, 2016
- 2015 22nd MAY - 1st JUNE ~ AUSTRALIA, NORTHERN TERRITORY==FRIDAY, MAY 22, 2015 HOW MUCH!!==
Alarms set for 6.15am, we collected our bunkus (takeaway) breakfast and headed out to the airport. Today was a day of travel, from Yogya to Bali, and then Bali to Darwin, Australia. [Food warning approa Posted by kellytours in KELLY TOURS | Mar 26, 2016
- Spirit of TassieBack on Spirit of Tasmania today. Delayed departure - 11am so not due in until 8:30pm. Steady trip and Megan and Steve have survived in a much better state thanks to a special combo imported from Sydney and delivered Posted by slamrs in chUGGing Tasmania and the West 2016 | Mar 25, 2016
- The Wild Side of AustraliaAlthough we’ve toured the most populated part of Australia there are vast distances between cities and we have driven through thousands of kilometres of nature punctuated only by occasional tiny communities. The 800 kms coastal road from Melbourne to Canb Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Mar 23, 2016
- Cradle Mountain National ParkWhat a day we had! Earned a stripe as mountain climbers, I'd reckon! Went onto Cradle Mountain after an hour drive from Gowrie Park, wondering whether another bushwalk could really offer something more on top of the places we've Posted by slamrs in chUGGing Tasmania and the West 2016 | Mar 22, 2016
- Wehrell-ed Travel, Australia Our last days in Sydney were to be spent on the beach. We would relax in the sand, swim in the warm ocean, and eat on outdoor patios of cute, terraced cafes.
Except it didn't quite go like that--because...does it ever?
We Posted by JorieW in Wehrell-ed Travel | Mar 22, 2016
- Blooming Melbourne's Glorious FoodJudging by the amount of fabulous food on offer in Melbourne it is understandable that there is consternation about the obesity epidemic sweeping Australia. The location of our hotel on Lygon Street didn’t help, with more than 50 restaurants within Posted by Hawkson in Blissful Adventures | Mar 22, 2016
- Esk to ToowoombaWe were planning to do free camping in Kilcoy but there were lots of flying foxes. So we decided to go on towards Esk. We ended up in town because the 35 degrees made the swimming pool at the park Posted by ChrisHenriette in Our big lap around Australia in 2016 | Mar 21, 2016
After a short trip to Hobart we set up at the Hobart Show grounds as it is central for what we have planned. It has two large areas that are gravel , but we managed to find a smaller area Posted by Pipandpop in Doug & Chris On The Road | Mar 21, 2016
- Wehrell-ed Travel, Australia Keep on keepin' on, I say.
Waking up early to catch a flight is always the pits. Waking up to pouring rain and storming weather with caution of potential delayed flights due to weather is even more the pits. When it Posted by JorieW in Wehrell-ed Travel | Mar 21, 2016
- Queensland and lots of sandFrom Brisbane we continued up the M/A1 now named the "Bruce Highway" nice and early, so that on route to Riverheads and the Fraser Island ferry we would have time to make a quick diversion to Bli Bli and it's Posted by KulaRing in KulaRing Supermoon | Mar 21, 2016
- Australia is bloody massiveLanding in Sydney after a journey of epic proportions and on little but no sleep we picked up our hire car and headed for our first Australian stop of Port Macquarie. Although just a place to rest for the night Posted by KulaRing in KulaRing Supermoon | Mar 21, 2016
- Porongurup National Park
We visited this national park which is close to Albany and did the bush walk to Castle Rock Skywalk. Very strenuous climb 2.2kms up and saw lots of lizards and a snake on the way up (the 3rd s Posted by cbtraveller in Heading West | Mar 21, 2016