Road Trip: Marysville

Exploring Victoria: Marysville

Marysville is a quaint little town full of Autumn leaves, flowing waterfalls, and beautiful art. In 2009, this small town was devastated by bush fires. Lives were lost, homes and buildings were destroyed, and the locals were left reeling in the wake of it. This day has since been called Black Saturday. Visiting today, itRead more

Why Wilsons Prom must be made from magic

Why Wilsons Prom must be made from magic

I can’t believe we’ve been in Melbourne for five whole years, and never once visited Wilsons Prom. Until now. In desperate need of an escape from the city, we hired a car and made the 2.5 hour drive to Wilsons Promontory National Park, fully immersing ourselves in nature. Wilsons Prom is nothing short of magical.Read more

Ghosts and Ghouls at Old Melbourne Gaol

Ghosts and Ghouls at Old Melbourne Gaol

I’m not normally one for ghost stories. Scary movies freak me out. And I generally hate walking in unknown places in the dark. So I was surprised to find myself on Saturday night willingly visiting Old Melbourne Gaol with Emily from The Reluctant Wanderlust, and her friend Eilis. We took part in the Ghosts? WhatRead more

Road Trip: A Day at Werribee Zoo

Exploring Werribee Zoo

The state of Victoria is home to three wonderful and very different zoo experiences: Melbourne Zoo showcases a wide range of animals from all over the world; Healesville Sanctuary lets you get up close and personal with Australian wildlife, and Werribee Zoo offers an African safari just a short drive away from the city. ThisRead more

Glamping in the Mornington Peninsula

Glamping in the Mornington Peninsula

One evening, as I was falling into the rabbit hole that is Instagram, I stumbled upon the beautiful account of Happy Glamper, a business that offers beautiful tent and caravan experiences, also known as glamping in the Mornington Peninsula area. I immediately decided that I just had to go glamping, and booked us in forRead more

What to See and Do in the Grampians

Adventures in the Grampians

The Grampians is only a three-hour drive from the city of Melbourne, but feels a world away; and is the perfect location for a Spring or Summer camping adventure. With its towering ridges, abundant wildlife, relaxed atmosphere, and natural wonders all around, you really can either sit back and relax, or get out there andRead more