Category Archive: People

Family, Farm, Fathers Day

We have just marked Fathers Day again in Australia on the first Sunday in September and for us that means it’s celebrated the way many dads would want. The time is spent very… Continue reading

Kaniva, a Town of Humour and Hospitality

The town of Kaniva is in the West Wimmera area of Victoria. It’s a perfect place to stop on the drive between Adelaide and Melbourne and in fact when you’re driving, its closer… Continue reading

Melbourne road trip and meeting the inspirational Miriam.

A very busy four days recently in Melbourne meant squeezing in a lot of must see and dos into a short space of time, but high on my list was to try and… Continue reading

Australian Aboriginal Songlines

Recently there was a show on ABC television called Stargazing, an incredibly interesting show on watching and learning about the night sky. It explained what stars we see in the southern sky, what… Continue reading

Caravanning, is there a better way to catch up with friends?

We have met some lovely people through caravanning holidays, some we know are just in passing, but they have made a short stay very enjoyable, others closer to home that we’ve clicked with… Continue reading

Why caravanning in Australia is good for you.

I’ve found a couple of research articles recently on caravanning and camping in Australia that were interesting to read but also no surprise to those of us who love getting away in the… Continue reading

Fathers Day – Here’s to the camping Dads.

This Sunday in Australia is Father’s Day so today’s post is paying homage to all the dads who have taken their kids caravan and camping and taught them important skills including a love… Continue reading

Learn from the Locals

I love preparing for a holiday by researching a destination. The internet, magazines, friends and social media can tell you a lot about where you are going.  This is great if you want… Continue reading

It’s The People You Meet

A huge factor in making a holiday so enjoyable and memorable to me is the people you meet along the way. As a couple on a 3 month caravanning road trip this can… Continue reading

Coronation Beach and meeting a Queen

We had read quite a lot about Coronation Beach, just a little north of Geraldton, being a great free camp spot.  So it was always on the cards that we would spend a… Continue reading