A drive with a view

One of the world’s most scenic drives is located just a few hours from Melbourne. The Great Ocean Road stretches for 243 km along the south-eastern coast of Australia and is one of Australia’s most famous road-touring routes. A mix of stunning coastline, rainforest, seaside towns and classic Australian wildlife makes for a great couple … More A drive with a view

The Great Melbourne/Sydney Debate Part 1

Ever since moving to Australia, I’ve noticed a common theme when discussing the two largest cities. “Sydney is the place to be, you just HAVE to go, there is way more going on there than in Melbourne.” “What?! No! Honestly I wouldn’t bother with Sydney. Melbourne has a much nicer vibe and is full of culture.” An age-old debate, you’re … More The Great Melbourne/Sydney Debate Part 1

Life’s a beach

When we were little, and we played in the sand pit with diggers and dumpers, we used to joke that if we kept digging we would get to Australia. Sadly we never did, the bottom of the sandpit proving an impenetrable barrier to the magical land of strange creatures and endless sunshine. However on Fraser … More Life’s a beach