Kalbarri

Kalbarri The Land of Flies and Blue Skies Nature's Window Our alarm went of at 5:50am. Michael thought it was a crazy idea, but Cassie was keen. As we drove closer and closer, the sky started getting lighter and lighter. Worry set in. Had we slept in too long and missed it? We parked the…

Turquoise Coast

Turquoise Coast From Perth to Geraldton Between Perth and Geraldton, along Western Australia’s shoreline, you’ll find the Turquoise Coast. There’s heaps of cool spots to visit for a day or extended stay, with some even accessible for a day trip from Perth! Here’s some of our favourites… WE ARE HERE Lancelin Sand Dunes This place…

D’Entrecasteaux National Park

D’Entrecasteaux National Park 4WD Paradise Located right below Pemberton in WA’s south west is the D’Entrecasteaux National Park. We had seen and heard great things about this park and it was definitely on our bucket list from the beginning of the trip. WE ARE HERE We headed south west from Pemberton down towards Yeagarup Lake…

A Tall Tale

The Forrest of Giants A Tall Tale WE ARE HERE Anyone else wanted their very own adult full size tree house?! Yeah!? Us too! Well guess what, we found one! Actually, we found three! Being from Victoria ourselves, it’s hard to imagine anything like this being totally free, completely accessible for the public, and utterly…

Best Fish & Chips in Australia

Albany Best Fish & Chips in Australia WE ARE HERE We’ve seen more than a few posts and reviews online about the best Fish & Chips in Oz coming from Albany. While we’ve always been true to our local legends at Bill’s Fish & Chips, we had to be diplomatic and give Albany a chance to…

The Nullarbor

Nullar-boring? No bloody chance! We left to start our Nullarbor crossing on the Thursday. On the Saturday, we arrived sweaty, smelly and covered with dust in Eucla at the end of our Nullarbor trip with a Jeep with it’s engine light on. Now that doesn’t sound like a bore, does it!? Nobody’s Nullarbor journey officially…

SA’s Eyre Peninsula

The Eyre Peninsula The Spectacular and The Crap! Now before you jump to conclusions and start pulling the noose around our necks, hear us out! We’d just left our camp at Lucky Bay on the east coast of the Eyre Peninsula, when we stopped at the nearby town of Cowell for a gander. Another charming…

Keeping Australia Beautiful

Keep Australia Beautiful Transmutation – a Recycling Revolution This Sunday, March 3rd, is Clean Up Australia Day, and a fitting time to tell you all of a special place that made my little hippie heart sing! I genuinely get so excited about the war on waste, as well as alternate natural solutions to those common…

Micky & Cassie visit REDARC

Ausventure visit REDARC factory Superior Aussie made electronics We finally made it to Adelaide, and took a look at the Aussie company making leaps and bounds in electronics – REDARC. We were greeted by Tennille, the Marketing manager at REDARC, and she gave us the full tour of their recently updated facility. When I think…

Fleurieu Peninsula

The Fleurieu Peninsula The Ausventure Continues! Before heading up through Adelaide, we had an unplanned detour (but let’s be honest, our plans are fairly loose!), to the Fleurieu Peninsula. This peninsula is just below Adelaide, and the gateway to Kangaroo Island. We’d skipped past this area a few years ago during a trip to Kangaroo…