Queensland

Gorge Walk on North Stradbroke Island

15 things to do on North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island, or Straddie to the locals. is located in Morton Bay and easily accessed from Brisbane.  The first time we went I could believe we were only an hour from the central city yet already a world away.  I can see why people…

Champagne pools

2-days on Fraser Island with Fraser Explorer Tours

It’d been over 10 years since we were last on Fraser Island so when Fraser Explorer Tours invited us over to experience their 2-day adventure tour we didn’t hesitate.  We were curious to see how much the worlds largest sand island had changed in a…

Brisbane night noodle markets

Head into the Brisbane Noodle Night Markets

The Brisbane Night Noodle Markets are a fun,festive and delicious event held in July each year as part of city’s annual Good Food Month celebrations. Make your way along to the Southbank Cultural Forecourt to join in and make this year bigger and better than…

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…

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…

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…

Sunflower farm in Bundaberg

Meeting the farmers with Bundy Food Tours

A few weeks before I headed up to Bundaberg a girlfriend was telling us about a farm tour she’d done in the region and how much we’d love it.  So you can imagine I didn’t hestiate when the opportunity came up to join Suzie Clarke…

Sunrise on Kellys Beach Bargara

A Foodies Guide to Things to Do in Bundaberg

Wondering what to see and do? There’s a lot more than you might expect, we’ll take a look at the top things to do in Bundaberg, and where to eat, stay and play while you’re here. Off the coast of Bundaberg is the Southern Great…

Dolphins at Sea World

A day at Sea World Australia

Sea World Australia is a marine wildlife park combined with thrill rides, aquatic animal shows & educational presentations all on the gorgeous Gold Coast. We recently spent a day in the park courtesy of the Sea World team and wanted to share our tips for getting…