Category Archive: Destinations

The Divine Penola & Coonawarra

Have you ever stayed in a town where everyone you encounter is friendly and helpful, from the caravan park to the supermarket, retail shops to wineries and everything in between? We encountered this… Continue reading

Mount Gambier – City of Earth, Fire and Water

The regional city of Mount Gambier is a little over 430 kilometres from Adelaide which makes it close enough for a long weekend but with so many interesting natural features to discover you’ll… Continue reading

Mornington Peninsula Day Trip Itinerary

The Mornington Peninsula may be best known for its wineries but there is something for everyone to taste, see and explore in this region, a little over an hour from Melbourne. On our… Continue reading

On The Road Magazine – Is this Australia’s most Picturesque Gaol?

The May / June edition of On The Road magazine has my story on the South West Rocks region of New South Wales and a number of places to visit while you’re there.… Continue reading

Geelong Street Art

The regional city of Geelong is a little over 75 kilometres from Melbourne and a very creative place to discover. The painted bollards that decorate the foreshore of town are something that people… Continue reading

Street Art in Warrnambool

The town of Warrnambool in Victoria has a profusion of public art to find as you walk the streets and alleyways. From statues to whole wall murals, quirky smaller pieces and mosaics, there… Continue reading

Portland – The birthplace of Victoria

The town of Portland has a busy major port used for the export of grains, cattle, sheep and most obviously to travellers when you see the port, woodchips and logs. The port is… Continue reading

48 hours in Warrnambool

Let’s face it, 48 hours at any destination is never going to be enough to see and do it all, but I think we had a fair crack at it when visiting Warrnambool.… Continue reading