Esperance! A location in Australia that’s a long distance from everything and everywhere (not difficult in Aus), but a place you should take time out to travel to! Seriously, without a doubt it is one of our favourite places in Australia and in the world, after all the South West is just a hidden heaven, … Continue reading The best beach in Australia can be found in Esperance and it was the best place to end our journey around the country!
Now this story is a little on the quitter side in regards to what we got up to whilst driving across the Nullarbor Plain, but here it is. Our drive began in Adelaide. We woke early, it was stinking hot there so getting out of the city quickly was high on our agenda. First destination … Continue reading How and why we drove the Nullarbor Plain in just over 1 day!
So when you picture wine regions, you of course think of wine, getting a little tipsy maybe and in most cases being driven around, in order to increase the amount of wine drunk and to increase that level of tipsiness. Well we took that idea and threw it out the window. Instead, when we arrived … Continue reading What they don’t tell you about biking the Barossa Valley
Our adventure visiting Uluru was epic! Everyone knows of Uluru, the big rock in the middle of Australia in the desert. We all have our expectations based on photos we’ve seen and stories people have told us, but nothing really compared or prepared us for how magnificent it was! We arrived in the afternoon into … Continue reading Visiting Yalara, biking around Uluru and getting rained on in the desert was EPIC!
Now before I get into the exciting story that your waiting for, because lets face it, the title got you, I have to set the scene. We departed Alice Springs after a slow morning of breakfast and repacking our car. We then drove quite a few km’s and only arrived into Watarrka National Park, ie … Continue reading Why you need to be awake before 5am to experience the Kings Canyon Rim Walk
The drive to Alice Springs and West McDonald Ranges is a damn long one! But luckily we did at least spend a night on the way there in Coober Pedy, and in a cave house in fact. Even though there was a mass amount of wind blowing all night, sleeping in a bed was just … Continue reading We explored West McDonald Ranges and it was spectacular!
A town in the middle of the desert, in the center(ish) of Australia, where houses are built underground. This was our next destination on our journey to see Australia. Our last blog post was about us in the town of Port Augusta, another town in the middle of desert type terrain. That was definitely an … Continue reading Our Airbnb experience in deserted Coober Pedy
Before I get into this blog, which I think is tragically hilarious, I would like to share that this is our 100th posted blog! Eeeeek! For us this is pretty epic, after all each blog has been a part of our trip, moments Alex and I have shared whilst travelling around Australia and New Zealand. … Continue reading Our 100th blog post! And our eventful 24 hours in Port Augusta….its a story worth reading!
We crossed the border (technically about 2.5 months ago) into South Australia! Yipeeeeee that means Alex and I have officially visited every state and territory in Australia! We still had a few more borders to cross before we finished our trip around Australia and got back to Western Australia. But after 7 months of travelling … Continue reading We have now visited every State and Territory in Aus! Also here is our 24 hours in Hahndorf.
The Grampions, this amazing spot in the middle of Victoria that so many people told us to stop by and check out. So we did. We departed Warrnambool in the morning and drove all the way to Halls Gap, driving along country roads in one go. Once we arrived it was midday, we stopped into … Continue reading We went hiking in the Grampians