10 DAYS IN THE YARRA VALLEY & VICTORIAN HIGH COUNTRY

Click on map to open in Google Maps DAY 1 Today we set off south with no real plans except to head towards Victoria. We had a few spots marked on WikiCamps along the Hume Highway that looked suitable for an overnight stay and this time we pulled up in Yass. We like to stop at different places each time we head up and down the freeway and we hadn't stayed here at Joe O'Connor Park. This is a peaceful free camp with plenty of shade and space to spread out along the river. You do [Read more...]

10 DAY ROAD TRIP | CENTRAL WEST NSW

We had 10 days off in the October School Holidays with the idea of heading towards the Blue Mountains to explore some new areas. How we got there and where we stayed was largely decided on the trip and planned day by day with WikiCamps. This trip turned out to be 10 days of free camping in some of the most beautiful and quiet campsites around the Central West Region. Click on map to open in Google Maps DAY 1 We always prefer to get on the road on the Friday after work for an hour or [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...]

VICTORIA Road Trip

Click on map to open in Google MapsMap shows places we stayed only, does not include day trips to surrounding areas. We had three weeks off over the Christmas period of 2018/19 and decided to head back to Victoria to explore some areas we hadn't yet visited. We had a rough idea of where the trip was going to take us but only locked in sites in Bendigo and Ballarat before leaving. The rest of the places we stayed we worked out while we were on the [Read more...]

COOLAH TOPS NATIONAL PARK, New South Wales

The October Long Weekend had us exploring Coolah Tops National Park in New South Wales. Coolah Tops National Park is 30kms east of the township of Coolah and around 330kms north west of Newcastle. The last 15kms into the National Park is dirt road with a few dips in sections, however, no issues for a 4WD/van with reasonable clearance. WHERE DID WE GO? ➡ CLICK ON THE MAP TO OPEN IN GOOGLE MAPS ⬅ We left home on Friday afternoon and had a quick overnight stop near Jerrys Plains at [Read more...]