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Perth to Esperance (via Denmark)

The drive to Esperance from Perth is a fairly hefty one. We've done it before, going via Wave Rock, but it isn't the best stop over and as we haven't been to Denmark before we thought it was about time we explored that area. We headed along the Albany Highway from...

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Exploring Port Lincoln, South Australia

A crackle roars above me so loud it sounds as though the ground is splitting in half. Not long after a bolt of lightening cuts its way through the coloured sky, lit up in a brilliant blood orange, pink and purple, before striking down on the peninsula. It’s a free performance...

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Camping cook-ups

I’m determined not to eat tinned baked beans for the next six months on our trip around Australia. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind the odd tinned food here or there, and I’m not fussy when it comes to eating, but I do like my fresh food. Meal times pretty...

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A trip to the Snowy Mountains: Lake Jindabyne

The journey to Lake Jindabyne, New South Wales, will definitely take you off the freeway and onto roads less travelled. You will drive through acres of rolling golden farmland, past huge craggy rockfaces and follow little gushing streams. It’s worth stopping for a cold drink at the Dalgety Hotel in Dalgety,...

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An outback adventure driving to Uluru

And there it is. The figurehead on all Australia promotions, websites and tour guides. The reason that so many of us visit this country. A view that is so familiar yet still so unlike anything you’ve ever seen before you can’t help but stare and stare and stare. Uluru. Arriving at...

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Planning a 6 month trip around Australia

Planning a six month trip can be pretty daunting. But a six month trip with a 2 year old, travelling around one of the vastest countries in the world, with a camper trailer, feels like an almost impossible task. At first I didn’t really know where to start. For other holidays...

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