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Eight days in Esperance was the perfect tonic for a welcome back to laconic Western Australian style of living. The great colour of the beaches, the welcome of friends new and old, a visit to the horse races (enough of those for Julie for a lifetime) and of course the simple lifestyle of fishing from […]

Adelaide to Norseman

Many drivers who travel the east- west link look at the 1973km from Adelaide to Norseman as an arduous drive. Since we had planned to have time on our side we hope to introduce you to some of the most remote, yet stunning locations on Australia’s rugged southern coastline. The Eyre Peninsula and The Nullabor Plain […]

Fleurieu Peninsula

We had bypassed this peninsula on previous visits to Adelaide, so it was on recommendation we headed to Goolwa a short drive from Victor Harbour as our base camp. We arrived on the day the schoolies were leaving (good planning some may say) to settle into our new surrounds. Goolwa/Victor Harbour There was a great […]

Melbourne – Spring Time

We have been in the capital of Victoria for the past two weeks to enjoy the Spring Racing Carnival. Most people know that Melbourne can endure 4 seasons in a day and we have certainly experienced that over the past two weeks. The bucket list got shorter with the WS Cox Plate and the Victorian […]