Silo Art – Thallon, QLD

The painted silos in Thallon were officially launched in July 2017 and are the first of their kind in Queensland.  The artwork titled The Watering Hole is a rural scene based on pictures from the Thallon area and was developed by the Artists Joel Fergie and Travis Vinson.   It took three weeks to complete the 30 metre high masterpiece and over 500 litres of paint and 500 spray cans were used!! WHERE IS IT? Thallon is a small rural town approximately 530kms west of [Read more...]

The Twin Towns – FORSTER/TUNCURRY, NSW

From the bridge to the beaches and the lake to the lookouts, a visit to the twin towns of FORSTER/TUNCURRY will not disappoint! Forster/Tuncurry is nestled at the top of the Great Lakes Region in New South Wales, around 3.5 hour north of Sydney. Joined by a 600 metre bridge and surrounded by the beautiful Wallis Lake and the blue seas of the Pacific Ocean, this is a beautiful holiday destination to visit and explore. Forster/Tuncurry is a very popular tourist spot, especially in the warmer [Read more...]

5 Attractions To Visit On The Tasman Peninsula [TASMANIA]

The TASMAN PENINSULA is located in Tasmania's south east and definitely an area to put on your itinerary when visiting the Apple Isle! With so much history to uncover and a spectacular coastline to explore, you'll need a few days to take it all in! PORT ARTHUR HISTORIC SITE  What an amazing place to visit - a must do! The history is so fascinating and you get a real feel for what life was like for the convicts. For $95 (family of 4) we had a full day of exploring - it is [Read more...]

Legerwood Memorial Carved Trees [TASMANIA]

A short 15km west of Derby, in north east Tasmania, you will find the LEGERWOOD MEMORIAL CARVED TREES and it's definitely worth a stop! LOCATION 📍 26 Main Street, Legerwood, TASMANIA COST FREE!! ABOUT These trees were planted in 1918 to honour local fallen soldiers from WWI. In 2001, the trees were reported to be unsafe and the community was on the verge of losing the memorial. In 2004, a talented man by the name of Eddie Freeman, chainsaw carved these statues to enable the [Read more...]

The 3 Must See Attractions In The Tamar Valley [TASMANIA]

These three attractions are a must when visiting the Tamar Valley in Tasmania. SEAHORSE WORLD  📍200 Flinders Street, Beauty Point A 45 minute guided tour with loads of information about these cute little creatures! The kids were even able to hold a seahorse at the end!! PLATYPUS HOUSE 📍200 Flinders Street, Beauty Point A short 20 minute informative video followed by a fantastic 30 minute guided tour where you can see platypus swim and feed in front of you. The last part [Read more...]