Australia: Ayers Rock – A (bird’s eye view) photo diary.

After our long Journey to the Red Centre which you can read about here, Dan and I set up camp at Ayers Rock campground. I had hoped to experience a new angle on viewing the rock than just the traditional view points. I had heard stories about climbing the rock, and thought that would be an … Continue reading Australia: Ayers Rock – A (bird’s eye view) photo diary.

Advertisements

Australia: The Great Central Road – 1126km’s of red dirt!

The Great Central road is a dirt road that runs for 1126km from Laverton in Western Australia to Yulara in the Northern Territory. The road passes through few small communities and Aboriginal reserves. In December 2012 after a five month stint of regional work in Laverton in the Goldfields (known as the gateway to Alice … Continue reading Australia: The Great Central Road – 1126km’s of red dirt!

Australia: My favourite (long) weekend escapes from Sydney

Ever wished you were a thousand miles away from life in the city? Here are just a few of my favourite weekend destinations less than 5 hours from Sydney where you can get that far away feeling for a fraction of the travel time. Jervis Bay. Jervis Bay National Park seems to be missed off many … Continue reading Australia: My favourite (long) weekend escapes from Sydney

5 Things I Miss About The UK – Living in Australia

There are very few things I miss from the UK now that I am living the ‘Aussie dream’ down under, where the winters and summers are warmer and it rains far less. However, the few things I do miss are worth complaining about! :p The Ad Breaks. Now let’s face it, no one misses the … Continue reading 5 Things I Miss About The UK – Living in Australia

6 road laws us Brits just can’t get on with in Australia.

Australia should be a pretty easy country for anyone travelling from Britain to drive about in, mostly because they drive on the same side as us but many may agree that’s where the similarities stop. Here are 6 of the most damn right annoying Australian road laws. You cannot parallel park against the flow of … Continue reading 6 road laws us Brits just can’t get on with in Australia.