Adventures in Queensland

  • Planning a road trip from Sydney to Brisbane? Deciding what to see between Sydney and Brisbane can be overwhelming, so I've together the ultimate 14 day Sydney to Brisbane drive itinerary to help you see the best places on the Sydney to Brisbane coastal drive #sydneytobrisbane #australiaroadtrip #roadtrip #sydney #brisbane #eastcoastaustralia #backpackingaustralia #budgettravel

    The ULTIMATE 2 week Sydney to Brisbane road trip Itinerary

    If you’re looking for the quintessential Aussie experience, then a Sydney to Brisbane road trip is absolutely perfect for you. World-famous buildings, koalas, golden beaches and awesome surf make this stretch a bucket list filled adventure. If there’s only one…

  • Cairns in North Queensland is a fantastic place to visit any time of the year. From beaches to forests and of course that famous reef, there's so much to do here in the sunshine. Take a look here at my guide to visiting Cairns and the top things to do in Cairns #northqueensland #australia #queensland #thingstodoincairns #australiaeastcoast #backpackingaustralia

    10 of the best things you can do in and around Cairns

    For many backpackers, Cairns is either the start or the end point for their Australian east coast road trip. With an amalgamation of tropical rain forests, golden beaches and of course the Great Barrier reef all within close reach, it’s…

  • Are you looking to go on the best Whitsundays sailing tour? An overnight sailing trip around the Whitsundays is one of the top things to do in Australia on the East Coast. Take a look here to find out what to pack for a sailing trip around the Whitsundays as well as my top tips on where to book and which is the best Whitsundays tour for you. #australiaeastcoast #austrealibucketlist #whitsundays #packingtips #queenslandaustralia

    What to pack for your Whitsundays sailing tour

    Sailing the Whitsundays is definitely a trip you need to add to your Australia Bucket list. The first time I was in Australia I took a quick day trip to the Whitsundays with the awesome Ocean Rafting. I was whizzed…

  • If you're travelling Australia's East Coast then a trip to Magnetic Island is a must. Here's my guide to spending one day on Magnetic Island to help you plan your adventures!

    One day on Magnetic Island and a glimpse into Townsville

    Did you know that Australia has over 8,200 islands off its coast? How insane is that! Many are a bit tricky to get to but others such as North Stradbroke Island, the Whitsunday Islands and, of course, Magnetic Island are…

  • My mini guide to visiting Australia's Glass House Mountain National Park in Queensland, and why even a few hours here is worth it! Here is what you can do in just an afternoon and some of my favourite photos to inspire you.

    An afternoon taking in the Glass House Mountains

    Just a short drive from Brisbane you can find yourself in a whole different world. High rises and busy roads are replaced with sudden peaks springing up from the ground, birds singing away and plenty of winding walkways to clear…

  • One of the best things about Australia is how multicultural it is. Every year Brisbane hosts the amazing Paniyiri Greek Festival, full of food, drink, dancing and all things Greek. Find out more about it here and why you have to go!

    My day at Brisbane’s Paniyiri Greek Festival

    When an email dropped into my inbox last week asking if I would like to check out Brisbane’s Paniyiri Greek Festival, my first thought was ‘what’s that?’. But after mentioning it to a couple of local friends and hearing their…