25 PHOTOS THAT WILL HAVE YOU PLANNING A TRIP TO THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD

THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD is a spectacular 240 km stretch of road between the coastal towns of Torquay and Allansford in Victoria. The 12 Apostles, Bells Beach and Cape Otway are just a few of the amazing sights on this drive. We splurged on a helicopter flight over the 12 Apostles and it was incredible!! We loved the drive but the flight gives another perspective of this gorgeous part of Australia! If you get the chance, we recommend you jump in a helicopter and enjoy the [Read more...]

THE WALL IN THE WILDERNESS – Derwent Bridge, TAS

THE WALL IN THE WILDERNESS is a must do attraction in Tasmania. It certainly has WOW factor!!   You just have to call in and see these amazing three metre high hand sculpted timber panels for yourself.  The sculptures are incredibly lifelike. You’ll be amazed at the talent and effort that has gone into this decade of work! No pictures are allowed to be taken inside so you’ll just have to take our word for it!  Greg Duncan is one talented man! Check out his website [Read more...]

THE SHIP THAT NEVER WAS – Interactive Outdoor Play – STRAHAN TAS

THE SHIP THAT NEVER WAS This was a highlight to our trip west. If you are in Strahan, this outdoor interactive play is a MUST!!!! This is Australia’s longest running play (in its 23rd year) and based on a true story about the Great Escape from Sarah Island!! 📍 Richard Davey Amphitheatre, STRAHAN TAS (next to the Visitor Information Centre) ⚓️ Very funny, entertaining and interactive! ⚓️ Fantastic acting!! ⚓️ Great for the kids!!! They are plucked out of the audience [Read more...]

HILL END Road Trip

The October Long Weekend had us on a road trip to the old gold mining town of Hill End in the Bathurst Region of New South Wales.  A couple of years ago we had attempted a trip to Hill End but due to our daughter getting terribly car sick we didn't quite make it and ended up at Turon Gates instead.  So this time we were determined to get there via a different route! WHERE DID WE GO? ➡ CLICK ON THE MAP TO OPEN IN GOOGLE MAPS ⬅ DAY 1 Our first stop on the trip was a [Read more...]