What to ask a Distance Education school before registering

Being able to take your family on the road and explore our amazing country is such a fantastic experience. We are lucky to be able to have so many choices when it comes to schooling our kids on the road –┬áDistance Education, Homeschooling or Unschooling. 3 years ago when I was in the position of…

How do WE fund our family travel around Australia?

After I published “10 ways families travelling around Australia fund their trip” I received a LOT of questions about asking more specifically “How do you fund your family travel around Australia?” And with our 4-year anniversary coming up, I thought I would share as much as we can on how we afford to travel around…

Free Family fun activities in Mackay

We underestimated Mackay and were so surprised how many free family activities were in the area. Situated in the middle of the Queensland Coast it’s really a beautiful place to stop and stay for a little while. A lot of travellers remember Mackay as the booming town it once was when the mining was at…

Foodies Delight – Rainforest Bounty Atherton Tablelands

Rainforest Bounty was such a fresh of breath air for me when I was travelling through the Atherton Tableland, Queensland. We had been travelling for a few weeks through Cape York and quite honestly it felt like we were getting into a travelling rut. As a mum, it can be really easy to choose sight…

CTEK D250SA REVIEW

This product was gifted to us for review purposes. All opinions are our own. If you are a 4WD fanatic just like us, you’ll know that having the correct power supply is important. One of our biggest struggles whilst travelling has been finding the correct product that will not let us down when we really…

When travelling gives you lemons…..

Yup, travelling can give you lemons from time to time. Things can and WILL go wrong when you hit the road. And for us, life gave us a $8,300 worth of lemons! I don’t know about your travel budget, but this sort of money could really ruin a families trip. What was $8,300? It was…

Best Travel Gifts for Kids travelling around Australia

This post contains affiliate links Are you stuck for gift idea’s for a travelling kid? Then don’t worry we have some suggestions that could help you. I can honestly say that kids don’t need a lot of toys to travel around Australia. A lot of the time they are outside exploring and using their imagination.…

Oasis in the Queensland Outback – Lawn Hill

Imagine driving down this dry, dusty, hot outback Queensland road and find a beautiful oasis. Emerald green water running through the beautiful red rocks, borded with the beautiful lush green surrounds makes LAWN HILL the perfect place to visit and Adels Grove campground the perfect place to cool off. Lawn Hill is situated in the…

Top Fishing at Bynoe Harbour Northern Territory

Fishing in the Bynoe Harbour Bynoe Harbour is the sister harbour to Darwin and the perfect hot spot to try your luck at catching the elusive Barramundi, Salmon and giant Mud Crabs. Bynoe Harbour is a great place to find some shelter when the wind is blowing. Its deep channel out to sea┬áhas some great…