Focus Destination

Welcome to our first edition of Focus Destination where we take a quick focused look at some of the amazing and awe inspiring destinations to be found. With the weather warming up today we take a look at a spot deep within the wonderful Victorian High Country centered around the village of Swifts Creek. There…

Waterfall Wednesday & Hump Day Huts

Welcome to another edition of Waterfall Wednesday and Hump Day Huts, some travel inspiration to get you through another working week. Today our inspiration comes to you from one of our favorite travel destinations in the country, the always beautiful Snowy Mountains of NSW. And with the warmer weather on its way there is no…

Then and now

In the coming months we will be revisiting some of our favorite haunts from around the place and posting then and now with how things have changed or not changed over the years. Some of these places we have not been to in quite some time so should be interesting to say the least. To…

Time to Reminisce – Pilbara Part 3

Departing Exmouth we took in several sights on the journey back out to the North West Coastal Highway. First diversion not far out of town we took a right turn and were soon meandering over vivid red and green hills with the stunning azure waters of Exmouth Gulf as our backdrop. Negotiating the range along…

Sunday Shorts

Welcome to another edition of our Sunday Shorts where we take a short snippet from somewhere around this great country of our that we have found to be inspiring and hopefully inspire you to explore near and far as often as you can. There is adventure around every corner. Today we though we would wander…

Waterfall Wednesday & Hump Day Hut

Welcome back to our waterfall Wednesday and Hump Day Hut dreams to get you through another working week. Our waterfall today comes from the lesser known Beans Creek Falls in northern New South Wales, an awesome spot particularly after localised rainfall. Moving south for our Hump Day Hut with the well known and much photographed…

Time to Reminisce – Pilbara Part 2

Arriving in the big smoke of Perth after almost two weeks on the road it was time to indulge a bit staying at the Mercure Hotel in the city. Here for only a few days we hit the ground running to check out some of the local sights, although we would be returning to Perth…

Time to Reminisce – Pilbara Adventure Part 1

Welcome to this first of a multi part Time to Reminisce,  our Pilbara Adventure from a few years back. Often overlooked as a stand alone destination in contrast to the more popular Kimberley region the Pilbara offers far more than appears at first glance. So jump on board the trusty Hilux as we explore some of…

Memories of a bygone era – Newnes

We have been revisiting some amazing and interesting haunts close to home that are a perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the big smoke for a weekend or longer. Lying on the western fringe of the famed Blue Mountains to the west of Sydney and slowly being reclaimed by nature is the…

Waterfall Wednesday & Hump Day Huts 3

Here is a bit of midweek inspiration to get you through to the weekend. Our Waterfall Wednesday today comes from the far north of NSW on the New England Tablelands, bordering Queensland situated within the beautiful Boonoo Boonoo National Park is Basket Swamp falls. For our Hump Day Hut inspiration today we head to the…

Sunday Shorts

Yes it has been a while coming but here is our second installment of Sunday Shorts to entice you out into the wild and wondrous regions of our amazing country. Today we feature a place that yes we have wrote about in various travel articles over the years however it never ceases to amaze us…

The Warrumbungles and beyond

We had been to the inspiring Warrumbungles in the north east of NSW several times however each of these the weather had other plans for us. Our first visit to this wonderful spot many moons ago we had planned on an overnight hike with which the Warrumbungle National Park in synonymous. As we arrived that…