Australian Wildlife

There is always plenty of wildlife to see when travelling around Australia whether you are on the coast or in the outback.  It's such a great experience, especially for kids, to see these beautiful animals up close! Here's a few we have seen on our travels.  

Campground in TIBOOBURRA – OUTBACK NSW

ABORIGINAL LANDS COUNCIL CAMPGROUND   📍TIBOOBURRA - OUTBACK NSW If you are travelling around Corner Country make sure you check out this awesome low cost campground in Tibooburra! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION  Large level sites No power Hot showers Toilets Campfires allowed Pets allowed Rainwater available 1.5km from town Undercover picnic area with BBQ Lots of space for the kids Peaceful bush setting COST? $15 per [Read more...]

PIZZA DOUGH Recipe!!

One of our favourite meals to have when we are away camping is homemade PIZZA! Our secret to the perfect pizza... using a pizza stone on the Weber Baby Q.  The pizza stone soaks up moisture and allows the base to become nice and crispy! We make our own dough and it is really quick, easy and best of all delicious. THE RECIPE! TIPS FOR MAKING THE BEST WEBER PIZZA! The Weber needs to be at quite a high temperature and have the stone on it for at least 10 minutes to heat up [Read more...]

Newcastle Harbour Cruise

We had the perfect autumn day for our lunchtime cruise around Newcastle Harbour.   We were welcomed aboard the "Princess", a 28.5 metre vessel, and shown our seats ready to cruise the harbour! The vessel is licensed to carry 216 guests and has a fully enclosed air conditioned dining area with ample window viewing.  A spiral staircase allows for access to the upper deck where you can really take in the views. This particular cruise [Read more...]

Mount Yacaaba Walking Track

YACAABA WALKING TRACK Location: Hawks Nest, NSW (Myall Lakes National Park) Distance: 6.3km return to the Beach Road Car Park Time frame: 2.5 hours... this was with a nice rest at the top and some geocaching too! Grade: 4 Elevation: 185m above sea level GETTING TO THE START OF THE TRACK The walking track starts at the southern end of Bennetts Beach. We parked at the end of Beach Road and it is around a 1.5km walk along the beach to the start of the track. [Read more...]