Category: Australia

A visit to Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park

Journey to Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park After the mad dash to reach the rock, four eager bodies saw the magnificent sight for the first time, Uluru, awestruck by its enormity. As the sun made it’s way to the horizon, we watched the rock light up in the...

Top travel tips for Aeroplane travel.

With the additon of so many low cost aeroplanes, overseas travel is so much more accessible for travelers now. So we have put together our list of our top travel tips for aeroplane travel. Comfortable clothes When traveling in aeroplanes, what you wear is so important to ensure you...

Journey on the Spirit of Tasmania

Take a magical journey to Tasmania on the Spirit of Tasmania. Spirit of Tasmania is a fantastic way to bring your car and Caravan over to Tasmania Depending on the time of the year there are both day and night sails available, we have been on both and found...

Extra tips for aeroplane travel with children

Aeroplane travel with children. Most aeroplane travel tips are the same when travelling with or without children however from experience there are a few other things you need to think about. To check out our basic aeroplane travel trips click here otherwise read on to find out more. Pack...

Point Lonsdale to Queenscliff Walking trail.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the City with a visit to Point Lonsdale. Point Lonsdale is a beautiful seaside town just over 100kms from Melbourne. Point Lonsdale is one of the Headlands (along with Point Nepean) that frame the Rip or the heads, the only entrance for shipping...

Legerwood Memorial Carvings

The sacrifices of Legerwood In 1914, many of the then unnamed town of Legerwood, husbands, fathers, sons and brothers bravely went to fight in World War 1. Unfortunately seven of these brave men would not return. Private Thomas Edward Edwards Private Alan Robert Andrews Private William Henry Hyde Lance...

Fairy Park – Anakie

Fairy Park – Anakie Just one hour west of Melbourne and only 60 km out of Ballarat is the magical Fairy Park in Anakie. A must-see destination for those with young children. The magical Fairy Park opened it’s doors back in 1959, most of the displays were made by...

Travel Quotes.

One thing that a traveller loves, is a collection of travel quotes. It’s a great way to daydream the days away as we are waiting for our next trip. And with help from Jayco Ballarat, we have put together a slideshow of some of our favourite travel quotes. Let us...

Eclectic Tastes – Ballarat

Located in the famous Goldfields town of Ballarat is the ” Eclectic Tastes Café and Pantry ” This gorgeous cafe is the perfect place to stop for breakfast or lunch when you are exploring this beautiful goldfields town. As the name suggests the decor is a real eclectic mix,...

Moonta Bay

Moonta Bay My favourite place so far. On the York Peninsula and only a couple of hours away from Adelaide, Moonta Bay has a fabulous beach for families with the tide going out at least 150 metres from the shore on low tide, leaving ankle deep water or none,...