10 Road Trip Activities for Toddlers

This post contains affiliated links Thinking of driving around Australia but you’re dreading the moment your little one throws the mother of all tantrums, I can completely understand. But with a little preparation you can reduce (not stop) these moments and get to enjoy your trip. The hardest part about travelling with a toddler on…

Gift Ideas for a Travelling Family

I remember before we left on our trip we were downsizing everything and then our awesome friends were wanting gift ideas on what to buy us and the kids gifts in preparation for our trip around Australia. At the time we were pretty “green” to the whole caravanning lifestyle and were none the wiser at…

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.…

Caravanning with kids: What to pack when illness strikes

Just because you have decided to travel around Australia it doesn’t mean your immune from sickness on your travels. Imagine living your dream and caravanning with your kids, when bam, everyone gets gastro! It’s definitely one of the worse parts of travelling with kids. We don’t get sick often now, it’s probably because we are…

Caravan Repairs: Learn from our mistakes when we broke down

How many repairs does it take to do a caravan repair? Three apparently! Our nightmare caravan repair story What do you do when you arrive at your free camp only to see your caravan on a major lean like the Tower of Pisa? You’re in a small town, it’s really late in the afternoon and your…

Tips to reduce condensation in your caravan

In all the years we’ve been travelling in this caravan we haven’t really hit constant cold wet weather……until now! It’s not the greatest time to be travelling when it’s freezing cold and constantly raining. But then you have the battle of CONDENSATION!  We have been travelling through Victoria and then stopped in Ballarat in June/July for…