Salamanca Market

The best Hobart markets for foodies

Tasmania is a paradise for foodies and what better way to immerse yourself in that than to visit the markets frequented by the regions producers, farmers and locals. These 3 best Hobart markets provide plenty of opportunities to taste and purchase local ingredients and feast…

Bruny Island Day Trip

A Bruny Island day trip for the travelling foodie

Bruny Island is a treasure trove of fresh produce and artisan producers.  Located just over an hour from Hobart CBD it’s an ideal weekend escape for locals and a must do for the travelling foodie.  Here’s our top tips for planning your Bruny Island day…

Fun things to do in Hobart

20 fun things to do in Hobart, Tasmania

A complete visitors guide of fun things to do in Hobart.  We introduce you to all the best places to eat, stay and play in Hobart, the capital of Tasmania and Australia’s most southern city.  Plus some top tips to help you fit as much…

Poke Poke Mermaid Beach

The Best Cafes in Broadbeach and Mermaid Beach

It seems like new cafes and restaurants open every week on the Gold Coast at the moment and many of them are exceptionally good.  It’s hard to keep up with testing them all out but we do our best.  Over the past few months we’ve…

Little Wategos Bay

A guide to the top 10 things to do in Byron Bay

The top things to do in Byron Bay that should be on your list! From the stunning sunsets to clifftop walks, great eats, beach days and water-based adventure. Byron Bay retains much of its original laid back vibe but it sure has grown up from its…

Peppers Broadbeach Review

Peppers Broadbeach Review | Gold Coast

We took off this week for a short escape to the Gold Coast.  Broadbeach was one of our favourite spots long before we moved to Australia and is somewhere we continue to return to.  It really has everything you need to be as relaxed or busy…

Kayaking at Fitzroy Island

A Fitzroy Island Day Trip and Kayaking

Enjoy a Fitzroy Island day trip, kayak to Little Fitzroy, snorkel the fringing reef and relax on Nudey Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Australia. Fitzroy Island is a pristine coral island surrounded by a fringing reef just 29 km from Cairns.  It…

Palm cove

Your guide to Palm Cove and Far North Queensland

Looking for things to do in Palm Cove and surrounds?  This guide introduces 30 of our top things to see and do in the area, plus where to eat, stay & play. Northern Queensland is known as the place where the rainforest meets the reef….

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

The view from up here! The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Glide silently above the oldest tropical rainforest in the world with Skyrail Rainforest Cableway then spend the day exploring the heritage town of Kuranda. Kuranda is part of the Wet Tropics, a UNESCO World Heritage Protected region that includes the oldest tropical rainforests in the…

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Lorikeets

A Visitors Guide to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

The Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has a huge variety of Australian birds and animals displayed in modern habitats for clear viewing & optimal animal welfare. There’s plenty here to do for the whole family, including a walk through kangaroo enclosure and the new Lost Valley experience….

Skypoint Observation Deck

Skypoint Observation Deck on the Gold Coast

Skypoint observation deck offers spectacular 360 degree views of the Gold Coast.  Get a sneak preview and all the information you need to plan your trip. We recently won passes to the Q1 Skypoint Observation Deck and decided to combine a trip up to enjoy…