Viewing: Australia – Adelaide to Sydney

2 great days in Sydney

By on February 12, 2016

After 4 fantastic weeks in our small campervan we returned it in Sydney and checked in to a hotel about 1 hour outside of Sydney since Sydney city centre is extremely expensive (at least when the travel budget has to

Our home for 1 month: 2002 Toyota Hiace with top floor (a.k.a the “Hume”)

By on February 8, 2016

To experience Australia we quickly settled on a roadt-rip in an Autocamper or Campervan. We ended up renting our Toyota Hiace campervan for 3 reasons: Small enough to feel like a normal car and you do not feel limited by

Dolphins and white beaches at Jervis Bay

By on February 8, 2016

After saying goodbye to our good friends from Denmark (and the boys telling us how much they were already missing their friends Anton and Emil 12 times every hour ) we headed to Jervis bay. Jervis bay is only 2-3 hours

Meeting up with our friends from Denmark at Depot Beach, Batemans Bay and Malua Bay.

By on February 4, 2016

Our friends from Denmark Janne and Peter and their two sons Emil (6) and Anton (3) happened to be in Australia at the same time as us by pure coincidence. Following the same route but in opposite direction that made

Saphire coast – Arragunu, Bermagui and Delemy

By on February 3, 2016

After a couple of good days in Merimbula we made our way North. We had not settled on where to stop so pretty much just followed Princess Highway with a few detours to view points on the way. We had

Visiting Merimbula – Magic Mountain, boardwalks and great parks

By on February 3, 2016

Due to bad weather in Lakes Entrance we took a 3 hour drive straight to Merimbula and spent an afternoon there making lunch, walking along the boardwalk, eating delicious ice cream and cooking dinner next to a playground with a

Heading east: Lilydale, Warragul, Sale and Lakes Entrance

By on January 29, 2016

Though requiring a detour we thought it would be fun to visit Lilydale and show the kids where Jesper used to study for a semester back in 2004. We should however have done a bit of research because it turned

What we did at Great Ocean Road

By on January 29, 2016

Offering spectacular views of one of the most famous coastlines in the world – Great Ocean road is a must see when travelling through Victoria. Large bushfires around Christmas had kept parts of the road closed for weeks but a

Camplife at Sawpit Campground near Portland

By on January 26, 2016

After a lunch stop in Nelson with a great view and playground we continued on to Portland. We really had not done much research and did not think we would stay there more than a night before continuing to Great

Mt. Gambier and Princess Margaret Rose Caves

By on January 25, 2016

After a couple of hours drive from Coorong we arrived at Mt. Gambier where we stayed at the small but cozy and clean Central Mt. Gambier Caravan Park. The weather was quite bad when we got there with some heavy