Review: Paradise Resort Gold Coast

When it comes to finding family friendly accommodation on the Gold Coast, there are plenty of options. In fact, we’ve got a couple of favourites… but number one has to be Paradise Resort! It only took one night at Paradise Resort to know how amazing it was and how much we can’t wait to stay…

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Our 2017 Must See Destinations

With the new year just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of the year ahead and we already have some incredible destinations planned for 2017. In fact, some of our 2017 must see destinations are ones we didn’t even have on the radar back a few months, which is an exciting prospect to…

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Visiting Australia Zoo With Young Children

If you are lucky enough to be visiting the Sunshine Coast, one place well worth visiting is Australia Zoo. One of Australia’s best animal parks, Australia Zoo is an Aussie icon just like Steve Irwin himself. Australia Zoo has become a favourite for Australians and international guests alike, with a wide range of wildlife, educational…

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6 Reasons to Visit Rottnest Island When in Perth

Rottnest Island, nestled just off Perth’s coastline, is Western Australia’s little slice of paradise. It is only a short half hour ferry ride from Fremantle port, so reaching this ethereal destination is a breeze. This family friendly holiday spot is bursting with breathtaking landscapes, including 63 beaches and 20 stunning bays, superb snorkelling, an abundance…

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Glasshouse Mountains Ecolodge

Imagine waking to mountain views, the tranquil sounds of rainforest birds and breathing in the fresh mountain air in the mornings. Thanks to Glamping Hub, we had exactly this experience during our recent stay at Glasshouse Mountains Ecolodge. Just as the name suggests, Glasshouse Mountains Ecolodge is nestled in the Glasshouse Mountains area on the Sunshine…

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Colleges Crossing – Alongside the Brisbane River

Having kids means finding plenty of opportunities to get outdoors and explore local parks and nature reserves. We are lucky enough to live in a city with lots of great places to entertain the kids, and one of our favourites over the years has been Colleges Crossing. Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve is situated alongside Brisbane…

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The Aussie Life: Teaching Kids to Be Eco-Friendly

Australia is a country blessed with beautiful natural landscape and scenic wonders, which makes it the perfect destination to educate eco-friendly kids … fostering a love of the natural environment and a passion for preserving the world for generations to come. Kate from Travel & Escapes is guest posting and shares some of her favourite places…

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Darling Downs Zoo

We have always loved having animal encounters, so we have been to most of the zoos and animal sanctuaries within a couple of hours of home. In most cases, we have been several times, because seeing such beautiful creatures up close is always amazing. These days we get to see that joy through the eyes…

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