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30 Awesome Budget Adventures in Australia You Can’t Miss

By on Published: October 26, 2017 | Last Updated: March 6, 2020 in AUSTRALIA, Budget Travel Ideas with 3 Comments
30 Awesome Budget Adventures in Australia You Can’t Miss

Despite the rumours, Australia really is a budget traveller’s dream destination. I mean, just take a look at this lot … Related Posts Perfect Female Packing List for Australia Backpackers How to Extend Your 1 Year Working Holiday Visa in Australia How Much Does an Australian Road Trip Really Cost? This page contains affiliate links […]

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Cairns to Darwin // Your 14 Day Road Trip Itinerary

By on Published: October 5, 2017 | Last Updated: May 15, 2021 in AUSTRALIA with 6 Comments
Cairns to Darwin // Your 14 Day Road Trip Itinerary

Throughout our whole 4wd road trip around Australia, it’s definitely the section from Cairns to Darwin that sticks out most in our minds. Forming part of the Savannah Way, this dry and desolate part of the country won’t have you bumping into lots of people. But what it lacks in terms of human population, this […]

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The 10 Clear Signs You’ve Survived an Aussie Road Trip!

By on Published: September 18, 2017 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
The 10 Clear Signs You’ve Survived an Aussie Road Trip!

10 months it was in the end. 10 months to get from Brisbane to Perth … over the top of Australia. That’s a grand total of 8000km, in case you were wondering, which is roughly the same distance as flying from Sydney to London. And let me tell you, that’s a lot of driving! Unsurprisingly, […]

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Top 15 Spots to Snap the Best Australian Sunsets

By on Published: September 14, 2017 | Last Updated: February 9, 2020 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
Top 15 Spots to Snap the Best Australian Sunsets

If there’s one thing Australia does well, it’s sensational landscapes and never was this brought home to me more than during our 10 month road trip across the country. Ancient, awe-inspiring and let’s be honest, just downright AMAZING, the diversity and enormity of the Australian countryside takes some beating. And never is this more apparent […]

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10 Best Free Things to do on Magnetic Island

By on Published: May 22, 2017 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in AUSTRALIA, Budget Travel Ideas with 2 Comments
10 Best Free Things to do on Magnetic Island

The idyllic Magnetic Island in Queensland, Australia is a tropical paradise! An easy 20-minute ferry from the coastal city of Townsville, hopping across to Maggie (as the Island is affectionately known) for a day trip or a weekend is the perfect way to enjoy this gorgeous part of Australia. At only 52sqkm and with 2000 […]

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7 Easy Ways to Get Off The Beaten Track in Australia

By on Published: February 9, 2017 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 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 Unforgettable Brisbane Day Trips You Can’t Miss

By on Published: December 12, 2016 | Last Updated: February 2, 2020 in AUSTRALIA with 4 Comments
10 Unforgettable Brisbane Day Trips You Can’t Miss

Brisbane is fast becoming one of Australia’s best cities, not least because it is situated in beautiful Queensland, with some of the country’s best weather and scenery around. I’ve already written about 10 of the best things to do in Brisbane, but if you are visiting this city for more than a day or 2, […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Boodjamulla National Park

By on Published: December 1, 2016 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in AUSTRALIA with 0 Comments
The Ultimate Guide to Boodjamulla National Park

Located far away in a remote northern quarter of Queensland, Australia, Boodjamulla National Park is a hidden gem not many get the chance to visit. First up, it’s pretty much miles from anywhere and secondly, you have to travel on a dirt road, albeit a good dirt road, to get there! This makes Boodjamulla National […]

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Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm: The Most Unique Place I’ve Stayed in Australia

By on Published: November 1, 2016 | Last Updated: March 6, 2020 in AUSTRALIA with 4 Comments
Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm: The Most Unique Place I’ve Stayed in Australia

It may have taken us almost 6 months, but thanks to our great road trip around Australia, we’ve finally realised that the best places tend to lie at the end of the dirt track. And perhaps, you could say, the longer the dirt track, the better the prize! And so it was with Cygnet Bay […]

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

By on Published: October 31, 2016 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 in AUSTRALIA 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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