Australia

The land of opportunity, pavlova and vegemite.

Next Stop – Tasmania!

Tasmania is Australia's last piece of true wilderness and raw beauty. The final frontier. A small island off our bigger island nation that offers the avid traveller just about any pleasure that you could ask for. Plentiful in nature, internationally acclaimed food,...

Running Around Rutherglen

There’s more to Rutherglen then the annual winery walk about. This beautiful area of Victoria is as rich in history and culture as it is in wine varieties. Which is easy to see when you notice that the area boasts over 20 award winning wineries, cafes and has world...

Glamping Amongst the Grapevines

There's such a simple and delightful pleasure in playing tourist in one's own backyard. Not all adventures require the use of your passport and spending hours stuck in a bus in the sky. So when the opportunity to experience the glamour and glitter of all things...

5 Simple Reasons to Pack Your Bags and Visit Australia

Australia is a vast island with oh so much on offer. From the mountains to forests to the sea here are 5 simple reasons to pack your bags and visit Australia today! So why come to Australia to live/work/holiday? It's hard to really explain to people why you should...

Next Stop – Exploring Victoria, Australia

There's a simple pleasure in exploring one's back yard. It's the perfect opportunity to play tourist and see the local area in a totally different light. This month as part of our Travel More, Explore More pledge we are off road tripping and exploring Victoria. This...

Sailing the High Seas of Sydney Harbour

Sailing the high seas of Sydney Harbour was never really a thing that I wanted to do. There was no desire to get my sea shanty on. To ride the rolling waves and pay homage to the Sydney Opera House. When the opportunity arose to fly to Sydney and cruise with the...

Exploring the forgotten city of Batmania

There’s a certain thrill about heading off into the sunset and exploring an area that others have forgotten. We recently took a walk in the forgotten city of Batmania. A brief history of Batamania Batmania is a small Australian city currently home to 4 million or so...

The Foodie Haven Hidden Away in Hepburn Springs

Hepburn Springs is hiding away in plain sight a small piece of foodie heaven. It’s hard to imagine anyone coming into this amazing area of Victoria and not enjoying a decadent and delicious meal. Here’s a run down of the places and spaces where we went and enjoyed...

A weekend hidden away in Hepburn Springs

Some days we just need to put down the laptop, run away from the urban sprawl, the emails, the family and hide ourselves in the mountains. So we couldn’t resist the opportunity to take ourselves away from the world and hide for a weekend in Hepburn Springs, Victoria....

Falling in love at Falls Creek

Is there any more of a special feeling then falling in love? The anticipation, the expectation and eventually the reality. If only we could bottle these emotions. Instead we strive to continuously discover and embrace these feelings of love, life and happiness. Which...

Next stop- the Gold Coast, Australia!

Next stop is a place I've never been to before. A place that many young Australians go to. A place full of fake boobs, bad tattoos and gluten free donuts. What magical land am I off to? The Gold Coast. Commonly touted as Australia's own Bali/Ibiza. With less prestige...

Celebrating Oktoberfest in Melbourne

PROST! Can't make it to Munich this year? Don't be too sad because Melbourne throws some of the best Bavarian celebrations this side of the beer hall. It's that great time of year again when the hair is braided, dirndls are dusted off and lederheson are let lose. If...