“Don’t dawdle or we’ll miss it,” I warned the three boys. We were nearly at the summit of Mount Cordeaux and I could see glimpses of gold and crimson through the trees. As we climbed the last few metres of rock Read more >
When you hear the name Gold Coast, you probably associate the destination with golden beaches, theme parks, and nightclubs. After recently living in Burleigh Heads for 18 months and going inland and exploring the Gold Coast Hinterland, I’m happy to Read more >
Tropical North Queensland is one of the most enchanting regions in Australia, and Port Douglas is one of our favourite coastal towns in Australia. We just love it up there! “Port” is hip, it’s happening, it’s chilled out but also Read more >
Fancy sleeping within the Daintree Rainforest, the oldest rainforest in the world? That’s exactly what we did recently at Cape Tribulation, our favourite part of the Daintree. After having visited the 110 million-year-old Daintree Rainforest three times now, I must Read more >
We love the Daintree Rainforest. Our first visit was almost three years ago during our 18-month road trip around Australia with our kids. That experience left us longing for more. After our recent two-day getaway back to the Daintree from Read more >
Many people tend to skip Brisbane when visiting the east coast of Australia, tending to focus their time seeing the sites of Sydney and Melbourne. But, if you find yourself visiting Brisbane it’s a city on the move and once you have Read more >
As I drive through lush valleys, farmlands and rolling hills, I often contemplate how much I’ve changed. Many years ago, this kind of travel would have been a total bore to me. I was always about the beaches. If a Read more >
A return to the circadian rhythm. It sounds a bit like a sexual act, doesn’t it? In a way, it is: raw, organic, the way nature intended. And just as satisfying. We had arrived at Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat in the Read more >
Sunrise on the beach with kangaroos and wallabies. It’s a bucket list dream for many. We road tripped around Australia for 18 months and saw hundreds of kangaroos. My girls and I squealed with delight every time. I probably get Read more >
I knew as soon as I turned the corner to Finch Hatton Gorge and saw the view we were in for a treat. The world began to turn a deeper shade of green and the mountains began to dominate the skyline. Read more >


A Big 5 Safari in Kruger National Park

We rounded a corner and there in the road essentially right in front of us were the painted forms of a pack of wild…