Springbrook National Park – Gold Coast Hinterland QLD

Just under an hour from the Gold Coast is the incredibly spectacular Springbrook National Park! If you are visiting the Gold Coast be sure to take a day trip to the Hinterland! You won’t be disappointed with the amazing lookouts and stunning waterfalls... some you can even walk right behind, close enough to be splashed (which will send the kids crazy!!). https://youtu.be/8m9uPqVNpfk Springbrook National Park is around 40kms south west of the Gold Coast. Being so close to the [Read more...]

New England Region Road Trip – NSW

8 DAYS & NO REAL PLAN! Sometimes heading ahead with no real plan of where you are going is the best way to do it and that was exactly how this trip was! We had a great time exploring new areas, we found some awesome campsites and did a fair amount of relaxing around the van! Click on map to open in Google Maps DAY 1 We set off towards the Bucketts Way and Nowendoc Mountain with a quick stop at the top to have a look at the view! One of the pull over bays going [Read more...]

Apsley Falls, Walcha NSW

You will find APSLEY FALLS a short 20 minutes to the east of Walcha in the Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in New South Wales. Click on map to open in Google Maps There are a few different walking trails you can take to view the falls and gorge and most are short and suitable for all levels of fitness. There is a nice bush campground at Apsley Falls. At the time we visited it was the Easter school holidays and was full so we were unable to stay. [Read more...]

Chasing Waterfalls along the WATERFALL WAY (NSW)

THE WATERFALL WAY Spectacular scenery, stunning waterfalls and lush rainforest walks make up the 185km stretch of road from Armidale to the coast. The Waterfall Way joins the Pacific Highway just near Urunga, 20km south of Coffs Harbour. As part of a recent 10 day road trip, we made our way along the Waterfall Way and based ourselves at Ebor for a couple of days so we could chase some waterfalls! THE FALLS On this trip, we explored the falls and walks around the Ebor and Dorrigo [Read more...]

Clouds Creek Camp Site, NSW

Clouds Creek Camp Site is a great free camp for an overnight stop or an easy spot to access for a lunch break. The camping area is large and flat with plenty of grassy space.  There is a river behind the camping area and there would be enough room at the bottom for one rig to park up for the night. WHERE IS IT? Armidale Road, Clouds Creek NSW. This free camp is located 50kms south west of Grafton.  Armidale Road links the Gwydir Highway to the Waterfall Way.  The road comes out [Read more...]