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 πŸ“ 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...]

FOOD STORAGE TIPS & IDEAS for Caravanning & Camping!

With limited space to store food and sometimes no rubbish disposal when caravanning and camping, you need to think about what you pack before heading off.  Here's some tips and ideas around FOOD STORAGE that we use! MEAL PLAN Our #1 tip is - PLAN YOUR MEALS!!  This decreases over packing!!  If you know what you are having for all of your meals, you know exactly what you need to buy at the supermarket and what you need to pack! BAG CLIPS These are the best [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  πŸ“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 πŸ“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...]

The Drip Gorge Walking Track – Mudgee Region, NSW

THE DRIP GORGE WALKING TRACK is a fairly easy and mostly flat 2.8km return walk beside the Goulburn River.  There are a few steps to tackle but nothing too strenuous.  The Drip is a 35 metre high overhanging cliff and water constantly drips out of the sandstone cliff to the river below. WHERE IS IT? Ulan/Cassilis Road 40 minutes north of Mudgee in New South Wales. THINGS TO KNOW! Picnic tables and toilets are located at the start of the track. The parking [Read more...]