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...]


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...]


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...]


The July School Holidays were upon us and we set off for a two week trip into Central Queensland.  The only real plans were to make it to The Gemfields and Carnarvon Gorge and the rest we worked out along the way. Sandstone Park at Carnarvon Gorge was the only campsite we pre-booked because we were told it could be busy, however, we only phoned them two days before arriving and they were able to accommodate us.  The rest of the time we worked out the general area we were heading and [Read more...]