The Dog on the Tuckerbox – Gundagai “And the dog sat on the tuckerbox, nine miles from Gundagai”, according to a popular Australian folk song. Well, actually the tourist attraction at Snake Gully is a little over 4 miles or 7 kilometres from Gundagai. Then Prime Minister, Joseph Lyons unveiled the bronze cast statue in…
Braidwood- a little piece of rural history The heritage listed town of Braidwood, in the NSW Southern Tablelands is a regular stop whenever we travel to Canberra or further west. Heritage Georgian buildings line the wide streetscape. From bushrangers to movie stars, the graceful old buildings have many stories to tell of Australia’s colonial heritage….
We find one of the great benefits of road-tripping with the dogs, is that it makes you stop and discover places you would have otherwise missed. This was how we discovered Lake Marma, a picturesque Victorian waterway in the Wimmera wheatbelt region. We’ve passed through the rural Victorian town of Murtoa many times on our…
Holiday with Dogs When we travel within Australia, our “fur family” often travel with us. We’ve enjoyed many trips with the dogs. From five week long road trips, to short weekend getaways. The right equipment and a little planning will make sure your dogs are both safe and comfortable when travelling, so you can all enjoy…
No road trip to South Australia is complete without visiting their excellent wineries to sample the local produce
There is more to Penola than just wine. Explore a rich history which includes St Mary MacKillop, Australia’s first saint.
Dramatic coastal rock formations along the windswept Southern Ocean, rolling sand dunes and historic coastal towns make the South Australian Limestone Coast an area well worth exploring.
Camperdown is often bypassed as a destination on Great Ocean Road trips. However it is well worth a stop off to enjoy the walking trails and the natural history of the crater lakes.
The historic fishing village of Port Fairy is one of the prettiest towns on the Great Ocean Road.
By taking the “scenic route” we discovered an amazing piece of coastal Victorian scenery.