As I got into planning our road trip along the Great Ocean Road it quickly became clear that selecting accommodation was going to be a bit of a challenge. One of the things we were most looking forward to was the rugged beauty and isolation. We knew that the renowned spots such as the 12 Apostles and […]
Enjoy the glimpse inside the William Ricketts Sanctuary in the Dandenong Ranges through these images but we hope you’ll be inspired with our visitor’s tips to make the trip up there. We drove up through the moody misty ranges from the Yarra Valley Lodge, our base for this trip, to reach the William Ricketts Sanctuary. […]
Get a birds eye view from among the stunning Mountain Ash trees at the Otway Treetop Walk or whizz through the mid-layers on the Otway Fly [separator type=”thin”] There’s always something that stands out when we’re planning to visit a new area and one of the non-negotiable stops on our 4 day Great Ocean Road adventure would […]
The Yarra Valley Lodge, set on the Heritage Golf Course, is a convenient base to explore the valley & nearby ranges on a short break from Melbourne city. [separator type=”thin”] We couldn’t visit Melbourne and not spend a couple of days exploring the beautiful Yarra Valley and Dandenong ranges. This region has some stunning scenery, […]
Get a birds eye view of Melbourne city from 285 metres above the ground on the Eureka skydeck or take on the Edge experience if you dare. [separator type=”thin”] When you arrive in a new city one of the first things to do is get up high and get your bearings. In Melbourne that means […]
A comprehensive Melbourne city guide for first-time visitors. We answer all your questions on the top things to do in Melbourne, day trips, when to visit and the all-important where to eat, stay and play to get the most out of your time in the city. Melbourne is Australia’s second-largest city and the capital of […]
On a recent Melbourne city stay we based ourselves out of Peppers Docklands. a modern and vibrant Melbourne hotel and put MOMAMI, their signature Asian Fusion restaurant to the test.
Our predicted week of tropical summer wet turned into just the one day of rain. It was very much appreciated by my garden and the water tank but now the sun is back and the humidity is climbing so this weekend we’ll head on up to the slightly cooler temperatures in the Glasshouse Mountains and Blackall Range. […]