Tag: Northern Territory

7 Easy Ways to Get Off The Beaten Track in Australia

By on December 23rd, 2019 in AUSTRALIA, Budget Travel Ideas with 14 Comments
7 Easy Ways to Get Off The Beaten Track in Australia

Australia really is one of the most wonderfully diverse and dazzling countries to travel in. From the deserts of its red centre to the deserted white-sand beaches of its Western coast, so much beauty in the Land Down Under is found beyond the oh-so-popular city walls of Sydney and Melbourne! Yet sadly, this is a […]

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10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

By on December 23rd, 2019 in AUSTRALIA, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
10 Essential Road Safety Tips You NEED to Read Before Driving in Outback Australia

Driving through Outback Australia is one of the most quintessential road trips you can make. Like Route 66, one of the best US road trips, journeying through rural and remote Australia will have you experiencing and exploring some incredible destinations you’d never get to see without your own set of wheels. But do be prepared, […]

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6 of the Best: Highlights & Budget From Half a Year Of Our Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia

By on December 12th, 2019 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
6 of the Best: Highlights & Budget From Half a Year Of Our Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia

Hard to believe, but it’s been 6 months since we packed up our life in Noosa and began our budget 4wd trip around Australia. Well, 3 months of work and 14 weeks of travel later and we’re not even close to half way around this big island! But it’s not all about the destination right; […]

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3 Epic Northern Territory National Parks That Guarantee You An Off The Beaten Track Adventure

By on December 12th, 2019 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
3 Epic Northern Territory National Parks That Guarantee You An Off The Beaten Track Adventure

From Kakadu to Litchfield, Uluru-Kata Tjuta to Nitmiluk, Australia’s Northern Territory is jam-packed with awesome national parks that are as giant and grand as they are diverse and dazzling. Boasting so many attractions however, what these big name Northern Territory national parks aren’t always thin on is crowds. Yes, sometimes it is hard to feel […]

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The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 13

By on December 12th, 2019 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 13

This page contains affiliate links meaning BWSP may receive a small commission on any purchases. Woo hoo, this week we finally made it to Western Australia!It’s been a seriously long way from our old home in Noosa, Queensland, but definitely well worth the drive! Distance Travelled: 676km Spot of the Week: Goorrandalng Campground, Keep River […]

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Nature’s Way on a Budget: Ideal Itinerary For Discovering Australia’s Top End

Nature’s Way on a Budget: Ideal Itinerary For Discovering Australia’s Top End

I’ll let you in on a little secret, Australia’s Nature’s Way is one of this country’s most epic, cinematic and stunning road trips there is … and that’s saying something! From the towering gorges of Nitmiluk National Park, to the waterfalls of Litchfield National Park and the giant splendour of Kakadu, this great drive around […]

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The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 12

By on December 12th, 2019 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 12

Back on the road at last. We loved Darwin and enjoyed our time there very much, but a road trip means you need to be on the road, so here we go again. Distance Travelled: 1612km Spot of the Week: Wangi Falls, Litchfield National Park, NT Camp of the Week: Bullita Campground, Judbarra / Gregory […]

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Top Kakadu Accommodation Choice: Cooinda Lodge

By on December 23rd, 2019 in AUSTRALIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
Top Kakadu Accommodation Choice: Cooinda Lodge

Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory is Australia’s largest national park at over 20,000sqkm. If you’re not really sure what these means in real terms, then let me put it to you bluntly. IT’S HUGE, like the size of a small country, huge! In order to do this UNESCO World Heritage site justice therefore, […]

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The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 11

By on December 12th, 2019 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
The Great Budget 4wd Trip Around Australia – Week 11

This page contains affiliate links meaning Big World Small Pockets may receive a small commission on any purchases at no extra cost to you.   Car breakdowns are inconvenient at the best of times, but when they happen in a remote part of the Northern Territory, the whole situation can be a bit of a […]

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If You Only Do One Thing in Kakadu National Park, Do This!

By on December 23rd, 2019 in AUSTRALIA, Budget Travel Ideas with 4 Comments
If You Only Do One Thing in Kakadu National Park, Do This!

When it comes to Australian National Parks, Kakadu is the big daddy of them all. At 20,000 sqkm it’s the size of small European country and covers a huge diversity of landscapes, from low-lying wetlands through to towering escarpments. Driving from one side of the park to another can easily take you several hours and […]

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