Tag: Australia

Things I Learnt on My First Cruise

The deck of a P&O cruise ship

I went on a cruise when I was half way through my teaching degree. For me it was a bit of a celebration that I was half way there, and while I had a good time there were a number of things that I discovered that I’ve always thought would be useful information for people out there new to cruising.

12 Photos to Inspire Your Visit to Port Arthur

Looking down at the penitentiary

I’m sure I’ll write a longer blog post on Port Arthur at some stage detailing our two day adventure through the ruins and our ghost tour of the most haunted sites on the preserve, but for now these photos will have to do. 

Visiting MONA in Tasmania

Graffiti on the MONA Ferry

Welcome to MONA – the Museum of Old and New Art. The most mind-blowing, stimulating and sensational modern arts museums in the world. 

Bucket List: Swim with Dolphins

I know it’s girly, but swimming with dolphins has always been a bucket list item I’ve wanted to tick of my bucket list, and I FINALLY got to do it when I was in Adelaide last year. My only regret is that I didn’t have my own GoPro to capture any underwater photos. 

See the Devil’s Marbles

The Devil's Marbles before sunset

The Devil’s Marbles Conservation Reserve, know by the traditional Aboriginal owners as Karlu Karlu, is place of beauty, mystery and colour. It is also a place that should definitely be on your bucket list.

15 Photos to Inspire you to Visit Tasmania

A bronze stature of the dog line at Eaglehawk Neck

I have wanted to visit Tasmania for a really, really long time. I follow Tasmania on Instagram and have fallen in love with the un-touched scenery. Instagram just made Tasmania seem like every outdoor lovers dream. So when I got the opportunity to visit…

Exploring Cradle Mountain

A boat cabin on the edge of Dove Lake

Exploring the Cradle Mountain National Park has been on my to do list for many years, and I finally got to experience it’s beauty in July this year, and it did not disapoint.

Explore Kings Canyon

The view of the canyon walls from the velley

Over the four day Easter break, I jumped in the car with my crazy friend, and we hit the road bound for Kings Canyon.I know Uluru gets most of the attention, but Kings Canyon really is one of the most scenic, peaceful and magical places in the Red Centre. And if it’s not on your bucket list, then it definitely should be. 

Swim with a Crocodile in the Cage of Death

Swimming in the Cage of Death

I was pretty excited about this since I was FINALLY going to have the opportunity to check a key item off my bucket list: swimming with a salt water crocodile in the Cage of Death!