Welcome to the Discover Australia travel portal.
Read behind the scenes stories from my travel features in Australia and New Zealand magazine, be inspired to explore every inch of Australia and read my reviews so you can find the best things to see and do with your family when you move to Australia.
If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I’ve recently been on a little Noosa getaway with one of my good friends. I was doing research for a travel article for Australia and New Zealand magazine, so the weekend break in Noosa involved lots of... Read More
Last Sunday, I shared some photos from our family day out at Oktoberfest Brisbane. I’ve had so many people messaging me and stopping me in the school grounds to ask me what it was like for kids, so I thought I’d write an Oktoberfest Brisbane review. Even... Read More
Best weekend trips from Perth is a guest post by Keri of Our Globetrotters. This site contains some affiliate links. Perth is one of my favourite cities in the world. We *almost* moved there and I know we’d have loved it as we really enjoyed our time travelling... Read More
“How is it possible that we’ve never been to Rainbow Beach,” I ask Matt as we look out at the waves crashing on the deserted stretch of golden sand. We’ve travelled around Australia a lot over the last few years, yet we’ve only just... Read More
“This was the best holiday, ever,” stated Lincoln as we boarded the ferry home at the end of our stay at Kingfisher Bay Resort on Queensland’s Fraser Island. I hadn’t known what to expect when I started planning a trip for the five of us to the... Read More
Tamborine Mountain has been on our ‘must visit one day’ list for a very long time – both from our backpacking days and since we moved to Brisbane 18 months ago. I was really excited when I was commissioned to write a feature about it for Australia... Read More
Everybody should visit Byron Bay in New South Wales at least once in their lifetime. Honestly. It truly is my happy place and has been ever since Hubby and I first visited while backpacking in 2008. So I was very excited when I got commissioned to write a travel... Read More
“Muuummmmmyyyyy, when do we get to feed the dolphins?” asked Lincoln. Again. We were on our way to Tangalooma Island Resort on Moreton Island, just off the coast of Brisbane. Moreton is the third largest sand island in the world, behind Stradbroke (now... Read More
We’ve been living in Brisbane’s northern suburbs for a year now, and we’ve only just started to scratch the surface when it comes to days out. There are so many places to visit, from incredible beaches and buzzing theme parks to mountains and... Read More
“I can’t do this,” cried Lincoln as he attempted to peddle his bike along the cycle track around the lake at the Novotel Twin Waters Resort on the Sunshine Coast. I hung back with him, watching his brother steam on ahead, trying to offer encouraging... Read More