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...]

Yamba to the Gold Coast!

The Easter School Holidays had us off in the caravan for two weeks.  First stop was Yamba then onto the Gold Coast for a week of fun!   This was certainly a different trip to what we normally take.  We tend to head west away from busy crowds in school holidays but this time we stayed on the coast with everyone else!!   We joked about this trip being the "kid's holiday".  Why you ask?  That would be because of the two caravan parks we stayed at and the enormous [Read more...]

A Trip To The Corner Store – Outback Australia

In 2010 rain hampered our efforts to get to Cameron Corner and we had to change plans and head south due to many road closures. So this is Take 2 for our Corner Country Trip! Monday, 4 July 2016 - Sunday, 17 July 2016 CORNER COUNTRY HERE WE COME!! Where we stayed:  Nyngan Van & Leisure Park Let our holiday begin!! Our destination today:  Nyngan.  After a few hours in the car we stopped at Merriwa for morning tea and a play in the park.  Lunch saw us at [Read more...]

The Little Town of Red Rock (NSW)

Monday, 18 April 2016 - Sunday, 24 April 2016 RED ROCK Where we stayed:  North Coast Holiday Park, Red Rock, NSW Today we set off North to Red Rock for a week of exploring and relaxing!  Red Rock is a small coastal town on the Mid North Coast around 30 kms north of Coffs Harbour. Although we have lived in QLD and travelled the Pacific Highway in this direction many many times, we haven't done a lot of camping in North East NSW. After a short stop and lunch break in Port Macquarie [Read more...]