Queensland Roadtrip – Days 36-37

Ayr to Ingham Left Ayr after an easy start to the day and headed up through Brandon before making our way to Townsville. We caught up with long time friends for lunch. They are staying with their daughter and son-in-law whilst having a house built in Brisbane. After sharing lunch and a dog walk we …

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Queensland Roadtrip – Days 32-33 continued

Sarina Street Art and Murals Given we saw so many beautiful murals in Sarina I have decided to devote this next post to them. Tropicana Tourist Park It was easy to feel you were in a tropical location at Tropicana Tourist Park with not only its well treed grounds but also its many murals on …

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Roadtrip to Queensland – Day 13

Finally I can continue writing about our trip to Queensland and in this post I write about one of our favourite days spent hiking in the fabulous Carnarvon Gorge. For much of our trip in Queensland, away from the big centres, we had poor and unreliable mobile/wifi coverage so I apologise for the delay since …

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Bribie Island – a fun garden and awesome sunsets

Even though we intended catching up with some friends in Brisbane we didn’t actually want to stay there so Bribie Island was a logical and quieter choice. We booked into Bongaree Caravan Park just opposite Sandstone Point on the mainland. The first night one couple of our friends actually drove up from Brisbane and we …

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Heading North for Winter Warmth

Our ability to travel has become severely limited to Covid 19. Going overseas isn't possible and even after a vaccine is freely administered we would think twice about heading anywhere out of the Asia-Pacific region given how poorly some countries have managed to control its spread. Even our state borders have been locked down several …

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Reflections on our Big Caravan Trip

After spending 3 amazing months caravanning through South Australia, Northern Territory, Western Australia and a little bit of our own state Victoria, there are a lot of highlights to remember. So here's a summary of things we would like to recommend. At the end I have also included a few cautionary items. In South Australia …

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