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

I love Her Jewel Sea

This is a line from my favourite poem “My Country” by Dorothea Mackellar and the reason I love this poem is, as anyone who has ever travelled in Australia knows, the words resonate so deeply… Continue reading

A room with a (different) view every night

One of the things I love about caravanning road trips is having a different view out of the window every day or so. No day is ever the same and even if you’re… Continue reading

Signs that you’re road tripping in Australia

Some of the signs you see on a road trip are obvious, it seems in Australia we have more than our fair share of animals that can run out or leap in front… Continue reading

Unforgettable Encounters with Animals

What makes a holiday memorable? Jaw dropping scenery sure, balmy weather absolutely, good food and wines does it for me too and of course the people you meet along the way. But, some… Continue reading

Let’s check the Stats.

The road trip that we have just completed allowed us to see just a snapshot of Western Australia but we packed in as much as time, money, road conditions and weather would allow… Continue reading

The end of the road…for now

Our first night back in South Australia was an overnight stop at Marla Travellers Rest, a good old reliable spot to camp with fuel, food, power and amenities all together. It’s far enough… Continue reading

Heading down the track.

The homeward stretch began as we left Darwin behind with its coldest day on record, struggling to get above 21 degrees all day. Too cold here, time to head south (Ha Ha, that’s… Continue reading

Destination Darwin

We left Western Australia with some sadness, thinking about all the good times and great experiences we had in that state.  That now makes it every mainland state and territory in Australia that… Continue reading

The Jewel of the Kimberley

I could be talking about the rare and exquisite pink diamonds which are mined in this Lake Argyle area but I found another jewel a bit more accessible and affordable for everyone! We… Continue reading