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Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay is approx 3 hours from Sydney and Canberra, it's located in the Australian Capital Territory in Booderee National Park.  There are 3 campgrounds located in the national park, Green Patch, Bristol Point and Caves Beach, when we arrived at 11am on Sunday all 3 campsites were already full, luckily we'd booked online and… Continue reading Jervis Bay

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Barrenjoey Lighthouse Walk, Palm Beach

Palm Beach is a small town located in Sydney's northern beaches district, Palm Beach is 28 miles from Sydney and about a 1 hour drive. It's famously recognised as Home and Away is filmed there.  There isn't much in the way of cheap accommodation in Palm Beach, as it's a very affluent area. We stayed… Continue reading Barrenjoey Lighthouse Walk, Palm Beach

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Hostels you can stay at in a Campervan – East Coast Australia

A great resource when travelling Australia in a campervan is Wiki Camps, which costs approx $7.99 but it gives you loads of free camps, hostels, caravan parks and rest areas. There is also a great free app is campermates which offers the same services. Staying in free camps and caravan parks is great but it's… Continue reading Hostels you can stay at in a Campervan – East Coast Australia

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Dolphin feeding in Tin Can Bay

Tin Can Bay is located on the Fraser Coast, about 30 minute drive from Rainbow Beach and 1 hour 15 minutes to Hevery Bay.  Tin Can Bay isn't on the backpacker radar but it's a great location for couples and families, probably best known as a dolphin feeding spot. Located in Norman Point at the… Continue reading Dolphin feeding in Tin Can Bay

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10 Completely Free Things to do in Brisbane

1. Take a dip in the streets beach lagoon, a beach in the middle of Brisbane City! 2. Watch the sunset at Kangaroo Point 3. Check out the Jan Powers Farmers Market at the Powerhouse, every saturday between 6am and 12pm. 4. Head to Heya Bar every Wednesday for open mic night, free entry and… Continue reading 10 Completely Free Things to do in Brisbane

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Dos & Don’ ts whilst living in Brisbane

DO take advantage of the free Streets Beach Brisbane isn't too close from the coast but it also has a great man made beach right in the middle of the city! Southbank boasts great restaurants, bars, markets on the weekend and a fab beach, swimming pool and lagoon. DON'T forget the sunscreen Once you've been… Continue reading Dos & Don’ ts whilst living in Brisbane

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My guide to surviving Splendour in the Grass

Book a campsite or accommodation early Unless you're very lucky to get your hands on a weekend camping ticket then you'll be looking for a campsite or accommodation nearby. We searched all the campsites in Byron and the surrounding areas and the prices were extortionate, some as much as $80 a night in a tent!!… Continue reading My guide to surviving Splendour in the Grass