We are happily getting use to life in the campervan, helped by the air con! Today it’s a sweltering 40 degrees and we are hiding out in the Bellingen Library reading lots of books, researching Austrailian animals and generally keeping cool! Continue reading
What a crazy 24 hours we’ve had! Yesterday morning we left the gorgeous Blue Mountains to drive back towards the coast and start our journey up to Brisbane. Continue reading
After a whirl wind couple of days in fabulous Sydney we excitedly picked up our camper van yesterday! We could hardly contain our excitement, a little (well actually not that little!) home on wheels!!!!! Continue reading
We flew into sunny Sydney yesterday and were greeted by 38 degrees! Phew 😅 we all felt a little like we were melting by the time we arrived at our new Airbnb! Thankfully we have a lovely airy room with a little breeze blowing through and some cool shutters to keep the suns heat out. Continue reading
Just a quick little post about today’s trip to Healesville Sanctuary!
After picking up our hire car this morning we decided it was time to get up close and see some of the Aussie wildlife! So we drove about an hour out of Melbourne to the Sanctuary which is in the natural bush land of the Yarra valley. Continue reading
We arrived in hot and sunny Melbourne on Monday and we’ve packed in a lot this week, I think I really should have done a post earlier as I now have so much to write and remember! Continue reading
Well what a truly fabulous 4 weeks we’ve had here is New Zealand! Such a wonderfully and friendly country with such diverse and beautiful landscapes!
This evening as we enjoyed our last dinner here in Auckland, we chatted about our favourite places and activities….there were just so many! From glow worms to paradise beaches, from volcanos to bush baths, it really has been wonderful! Continue reading
When we were planning our time in New Zealand, I thought it wouldn’t be complete without us experiencing some of the rural farm life. New Zealand first established farms for cattle and sheep when the first settlers arrived here and today its big business and there’re about 4 times more wollies than people! Continue reading
Yesterday morning we woke up in our cute little shed and as much as we would have loved to while away the day in the gorgeous sunny garden and bush bath we had booked a boat trip so off we went! Continue reading
It’s a tough life considering the fineness of sand, clearness of water, added extras of beach swings hanging from Pohutukawa trees and then of course there’s the Continue reading