ARMIDALE SHOWGROUND, Armidale NSW

We had an overnight stay at Armidale Showground on a recent trip and it's a great stopover.  There is plenty of space and you can choose your own site which is always a nice touch! WHERE IS IT? 5 Dumaresq Street, Armidale NSW CAMP FEES Unpowered - $20 per site Powered - $25 per site CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Large grassy area Suitable for all size rigs Amenities Power and water available Laundry Pet friendly Dump point Lovely caretakers Check out the listing on [Read more...]

Walcha North Rest Area, WALCHA NSW

If you are looking for an overnight stop or somewhere to pull up for lunch when travelling through the New England Region, WALCHA NORTH REST AREA is a great option! WHERE IS IT? The Rest Area is 3kms north of the township of Walcha on Thunderbolts Way. CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Large grassy area Suitable for all size rigs No facilities - need to be self contained Pet friendly If you are lucky enough to travel through the area during Autumn, you will be in for a [Read more...]

TOMAREE COASTAL WALK – Port Stephens NSW

ZENITH BEACH - WRECK BEACH - BOX BEACH Tomaree National Park is located in the Port Stephens region and has some beautiful bush and coastal walking trails to explore. This section of Tomaree Coastal Walk is around 6kms return. We started our walk from the Zenith Beach car park in Shoal Bay and made our way to Wreck Beach and then onto Box Beach. Click on map to open in Google Maps The track is graded medium and is generally a well formed gravel track but does have some uphill [Read more...]

Tarnagulla Recreation Reserve VICTORIA

Tarnagulla is a small township 40 minutes west of Bendigo in Victoria.  The Recreation Reserve is a large area and a great low cost camping option. WHERE IS IT? Wayman Street, Tarnagulla VIC   CAMP FEES $5 per day, per vehicle CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Toilets Showers ($1/3 minutes) Fires allowed Pet friendly Tennis Court No camping permitted on the oval.  Tarnagulla is a popular gold detecting area and apparently there are yabbies in the [Read more...]

4 Must See Attractions in Mount Gambier, SA

Mount Gambier sits in the south eastern corner of South Australia, just 17kms from the Victorian border. Being midway between Melbourne and Adelaide, it makes a popular destination for a travel break. Mount Gambier is a large city with a population of around 28,000 and is well known for its stunning geographical features and those you will read about here are all free to visit! ATTRACTIONS TO VISIT UMPHERSTON SINKHOLE LOCATION: Jubilee Highway East, Mount Gambier Once a [Read more...]