Australia

The tree top walkway in the Valley of the Giants WA

Two Perspectives of the Valley of the Giants, Western Australia

The trees of Western Australia are unique, particularly those in the Valley of the Giants.  These giant trees in the...

Grape vines part of the food in Swan valley wine region

Swan Valley Food Delights

I love visiting the Swan Valley located 20 minutes east of my hometown of Perth (see map below).  It is...

17 More Things to Do in Wave Rock, Hyden

When I mentioned to family and friends that we were off to Wave Rock they asked, “Have you been there?”...

Reviewing the cabins at Wave Rock cCaravan park, Hyden Western Australia

Wave Rock Accommodation: The Best Places to Stay in Hyden

Wave Rock (as it is famously known) is located just outside the West Australian town of Hyden.  Roughly a four-hour...

The Top Things to Do in Pemberton, Western Australia (and it’s CHEAP)

Pemberton is a small town located in South West Australia.  With a population of just over 750 people, you’d wonder why...

My review of a Pemberton farm stay at Diamond Forest Cottages in the Southern forests region of Western Austalia

A Pemberton Farm Stay Review: Diamond Forest Cottages

As I hand back our Diamond Forest Cottage key to our hosts Mark and Kerriann, my son Lewis is presented...

Discover what you need to knwo before taking a perth Mint Tour in Western Australia

A Perth Mint Tour: What You Need to Know

Rotating in front of me without any protective casing is the one-tonne gold kangaroo coin, 60cm in diameter and about 10cm...

Exploring the nambung National park region on a family holiday to cervantes and the Pinnacles with kids.

Holiday to Cervantes and the Pinnacles Desert, WA

“Which way do I turn?” my husband Steve asks. After two hours driving up the Indian Ocean Highway from Perth, we...

Lake Thetis boasts examples of 3500-year-old stromatolites and thrombolites. Learn what to expect at Lake Thetis located near Cervantes and the Pinnacles.

Ancient Living Life at Lake Thetis, Cervantes

It’s not often you get the chance to see a prehistoric living life form.  So when the opportunity presents itself...

Fun Things to Do in Busselton for Families

Busselton and the Margaret River Region have long been a favourite holiday destination for West Australians.  The region extends from...

Extending Up from the Desert: The Pinnacles, Australia

Back in the Australian Aboriginal dream time, young men were warned not to venture into the desert that sits inside...

My Review of the Updated Cervantes Caravan Park (RAC Cervantes Holiday Park)

Cervantes is a small coastal town in Western Australia named after an American vessel that sank off its coast in 1844 and...

A review of the Watermark Restaurant in Perth, western Australia at the Internatinal on the Water Hotel.

The Girls Bling It Up at Watermark Restaurant, Perth

I have just driven to the end of Epson Avenue off Great Northern Highway in the Perth suburb of Ascot....

Outside Yanchep National Park Cave for a Crystal Cave Tour

Looking for Crystals in Yanchep National Park Caves Tour

Did you know there are caves to explore just outside Perth, Western Australia?  In fact, there are over 580 caves...

Taking a Mandurah Dolphin Cruise in Perth Western Australia

Escape Life on a Mandurah Dolphin Cruise: Perth, Western Australia

We find that when life gets all too much, a Mandurah Dolphin Cruise becomes the perfect remedy. I don’t know about...

tips Sydney opera house

Top Trip Tips: Visiting Sydney Opera House

A holiday to Sydney wouldn’t be complete without seeing, let alone visiting the Sydney Opera House.  Walking up the maze...