Time to Reminisce 6 – Victoria Expedition

In late 2007 we departed our home base in the Blue Mountains of NSW and headed south. We had several weeks to explore the much of the length and breadth of Victoria. Even with our southern state being smaller and easier to navigate around this would still be a mammoth task. Warning; this is going…

New Ebook Available

We have just released a new addition to our popular “Nature Escapes” series of ebooks with Nature Escapes South Coast New South Wales. The beautiful South Coast region of New South Wales has always been one of our all time favourite destinations to escape the hustle and bustle and for good reason. There is just so much…

Waterfall Wednesday and Hump Day Huts

Welcome to another installation of Waterfall Wednesday and Hump Day Huts to get you through another working week. For today’s waterfall we are going to Victoria along the world renown Great Ocean Road. Located near Lorne the easily accessible Erskine Falls plummets 30 metres into the beautiful rainforest clad fern valley below. Being positioned near…

Sunday Shorts

Welcome back to Sunday Shorts. With the warm weather upon us we thought we would take a look at the enchanting Snowy Mountains of New South Wales. It is no secret this is one of our favoured touring and camping destinations in the country and once the snow melts there is just so much to…

Is Barrington Tops

If you are looking for a weekend or longer escape and you are after an alternative to the Watagans then a little further north of Newcastle near the township of Stroud are the beautiful and stunning Barrington Tops. Just like the Watagans, Barrington Tops is made up of a combination of National Park and State…

Brisbane Getaways

If you are looking for a short weekend getaway not far out of Brisbane then do we have a couple options for you. If you have not been to these before or even if you have but not for some time then we urge you to throw the swag in or hook up the van…

Time to Reminisce 4

Welcome back to one of our favourite blog post series, Time to Reminisce. For this fourth instalment we are going way back to 2007, February to be precise (once again we ask to excuse the photo quality as we are going back a long way). Hot on the heels of our Tasmanian adventure with Sandra’s mum…

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…

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…

Waterfall Wednesday & Hump Day Huts 2

This week for our waterfall Wednesday pic we head west to Western Australia and the inspirational Pilbara Region. On the edge of the famed Karajini National Park is this captivating waterfall known as “The Grotto”, a very special place indeed. In contrast for our hump day huts pic we head to the magnificent Victorian High…