3 Day Hobart Itinerary

If you are looking for a capital city with a small town appeal, Hobart in Tasmania is one of our favourite choices. Much smaller than some of Australia’s more populated capital cities such as Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. We adored our time in Hobart and fit in as much as we could during our 3…

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The Workshops Rail Museum

We have lived in our area for quite a few years now. In fact, both of us grew up within around half hour of where we are living now, with the exception of me spending my first 5 years interstate in Victoria before my family moved to Queensland back in the late 1980s. While our current…

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Our 2016 Must See Destinations

As we plan our travel for the new year, we have put together our list of our must see destinations for 2016, based on our own travel plans and of course, the highlights we are looking forward to with each destination. With a relatively new baby in the household and a toddler, travel has slowed…

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Mt Tamborine Travel Guide

Mt Tamborine is one of the most thriving and popular destinations in the Gold Coast Hinterland. A mere day trip from Brisbane or a short trip from the hustle and bustle of Surfers Paradise, Mt Tamborine provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy some fresh air and beautiful scenery. To help you plan your trip to…

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The Magic of the Myer Giftorium

Christmas is one of my favourite times of year and I know I’m not alone in my love of the festive season. There is something very exciting about getting ready for December, and all that follows and since becoming a parent, the Christmas magic is even more special, as you get to see the joy…

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Mt Tamborine – Australia’s Taste of Europe

Sometimes it’s great to escape for a day, without going so far and there are some places that can really transform you into thinking you have travelled much further than you actually have. One of these places not so far from us is Mt Tamborine, located in the Gold Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Mt…

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The Best Haunted Places in Australia

What better time than Halloween to share some of the best spooky attractions in Australia. While personally I tend to be a little reluctant these days to actually visit some of these places… at night at least, I have always been fascinated reading about tales of haunted buildings. Australia has plenty of their own so…

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Hobart to Launceston: Our 8 Day Tasmanian Itinerary

Living in Australia, we are lucky enough to have some pretty amazing road trip options. We recently shared some of our favourite local road trips from Brisbane, however one of the most memorable Australian road trips we have done so far is Hobart to Launceston. Early 2012, we were planning a trip to China. Our…

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Best Gold Coast Accommodation For Families

The Gold Coast has long been known as a popular destination for family travel, from the stretch of sandy beaches and natural scenery, to the endless attractions aimed at families. One day on the Gold Coast is rarely enough. The Gold Coast is located at the southern point of the Queensland coast in Australia. This…

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