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  • Apollo Bay View

    The Great Ocean Road – Apollo Bay

    This is Part 5 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach and…

    March 21, 2019
  • Lorne Swing Bridge

    The Great Ocean Road – Lorne

    This is Part 4 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach and…

    February 21, 2019
  • Eagle Rock

    The Great Ocean Road – Aireys Inlet

    This is Part 3 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip that went from 22 – 30 November 2018. So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne and a quick stop…

    February 7, 2019
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    The Great Ocean Road – Torquay & Bells Beach

    This is Part 2 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road trip that went from 22 – 30 November 2018. The trip started with two nights in Melbourne which was covered here in Part…

    January 24, 2019
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    Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road – Part 1

    We left for a bit of a whirlwind holiday in Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road on Thursday 22 November 2018.  This adventure would last 8 days until we returned home on Friday 30…

    December 13, 2018
  • pier, St Kilda, St Kilda Pier

    Two nights at St Kilda, Melbourne

    I recently had a brief getaway to Melbourne in order to attend the 2018 Bupa Blog Awards.  The event was being held at Quat Quatta at Ripponlea which is nearby to St Kilda so…

    November 5, 2018
  • sunset, mooloolaba, mooloolaba beach, beach, silhouette

    Mooloolaba

    My Mooloolaba holiday is over and I’m suffering with some post holiday blues so what better activity is there to do than to re-live the holiday by writing a blog post about it! We…

    March 8, 2018
  • tulips, tulip, yellow, flowers, flower, floriade, canberra, spring

    Floriade 2017 – Canberra

    Floriade ….. TICK! If you follow me on Instagram and/or Facebook you’d know that I’ve recently been in Canberra for Floriade.  I went with a friend and we had a lovely time.  We stayed…

    October 12, 2017
  • sydney, harbour bridge, australia, bridge

    Quiet places to relax in Sydney

    This is a sponsored post I’m a born and bred Brisbane girl but I’ve had a sister living in Sydney and have been fortunate enough to have had many visits there over recent years…

    September 7, 2017
  • vivid, light, music, ideas, sydney, vivid sydney

    Vivid Sydney – this time last year

    Around this time last year I was in Sydney!  I had gone to Sydney to spend the day on the Sun Princess and the night in a really lovely hotel room at the Intercontinental…

    June 8, 2017
  • whale, whales, whale watching, hervey bay, queensland, australia, boat, frazer island,

    The first ever whale watching experience

    One of the things that was on the disorganised bucket list that I kept in my head was to go whale watching.  If you read my blog regularly, you’d know that I’m now in…

    April 27, 2017
  • art centre, art gallery, margaret olley, art

    Margaret Olley Art Centre

    Looking for a day trip idea from Brisbane, or maybe you’re holidaying on the Gold Coast or northern NSW beaches and looking for something to do other than going to the beach?  Here’s an…

    August 16, 2016
  • koala, australia, australia zoo, zoo

    Australia Zoo

    We have a guest from the UK staying with us at the moment and on Wednesday a week ago we took her to Australia Zoo (only about an hour north of us).  It was…

    July 20, 2016
  • (Tassie Trip) Days 10 & 11 – Strahan

    It’s been a while since my last Tassie post!  I got a bit tired of editing all the photo’s but here I am back at it again.  We are nearly at the end of…

    July 6, 2016
  • dove lake, lake, cradle mountain, tasmania

    (Tassie Trip) Day 10 – Dove Lake – Cradle Mountain

    We left Highfield House at Stanley and started heading towards our next stop – Cradle Mountain.  We stopped at Burnie for lunch.  The weather was shocking.  It poured with rain all the way from…

    March 16, 2016