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 as we explore from one side to the other. 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…

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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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Skydiving in Coolum – Snapshot Story #7

Last year we spent a week in Coolum for our annual family holiday with my husband’s family. This is a relatively new tradition of ours but one we look forward to every summer since we started. Mostly we head to relatively nearby destinations, within Queensland such as places only day trips from Brisbane away, or just…

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Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Lookout and a Proposal

Certain experiences happen in our lives that convert an everyday place into something sentimental and wonderful. For us, one of these places happens to be the Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens in Brisbane. Mt Coot-tha is a popular tourist spot in Brisbane, mostly due to the impressive views from the lookout. On a clear day, you…

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Feeding Kangaroos in Australia – #Snapshot Story 6

If you have been to Australia, you will know one of the must do Australian wildlife experiences here is feeding kangaroos. Almost every Australian zoo or wildlife sanctuary has the option to buy bags of kangaroo pellets. It’s almost a rite of passage for your visit to Australia. Being Australian ourselves, I couldn’t even estimate…

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Glow Worm Caves – Mt Tamborine

When it has been a while between travel, sometimes you need to make your own adventures closer to home to manage a bit of that wanderlust, so we decided to take a day trip a little over an hour from home, to Mt Tamborine. While we were there, we visited the Glow Worm Caves, since…

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Brisbane City Guide

Brisbane is one of Australia’s best cities, but often becomes more of a transit point for nearby destinations such as the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, or tropical north Queensland. However Brisbane has plenty on offer and it is well worth spending time exploring this city. Think warm weather, river views and gardens, with a backdrop of…

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