Tag Archive: Fleurieu Peninsula

Freezing your cockles!

We are in November and thoughts are turning to our end of year holiday which involves caravanning, fishing, boating, family, friends, good food and good times. So the preparation starts now.  One of… Continue reading

Fabulous Fleurieu – Goolwa and Port Elliot

I’ve just paid another visit to the fabulous Fleurieu region in South Australia discovering more things to see and do in the restful havens of Goolwa and Port Elliot.  So close to Adelaide they are… 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

Jetties Collect Life

How true this is for both below and above the water. I’m drawn to jetties, there is something that makes them compelling to stroll on and try to see or wonder at the… Continue reading

Street Art, Go Out and Find Some

Lately I seem to be noticing street art popping up everywhere in our travels.  These amazing finds are not only in inner cities but in large and small rural towns too. We were… Continue reading

Holidays stay with you forever

Today my daughter turned 21! A beautiful milestone and a day to be celebrated.  So with a party happening soon, I asked my daughter what would she like to do on her actual birthday,… Continue reading

Do the Goolwa Beach Cockle Shuffle

It’s almost that time of year again; cockle season begins at Goolwa Beach from the 1st of November. Cockles in South Australia (also known as pipis in the eastern states) are a popular… Continue reading

Port Elliot Top 5 things to do.

You’ll find one of South Australia’s best caravan parks just over 80kms from Adelaide. Port Elliot and the gorgeous Horseshoe Bay are well known to SA locals and it’s a popular place year… Continue reading

Whale watching without a boat!

Did you know that whale watching in South Australia is as easy as driving to the right beach and waiting for the whales to come to you? Sounds impossible but it’s true.  There… Continue reading

Party at Normanville Beach!

  One of my all-time favourite places to park the van for a while is at Normanville on the western side of the Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia. The Jetty Caravan Park is situated… Continue reading