Category Archives: In Australia

Blogs from our travels around Australia

The joys of travelling with kids

I thought that whilst we’re in Sydney airport waiting for a flight to Auckland that will  connect us to Tokyo I’d take the chance to share some travel insights. Well, I’m not exactly sure they’re insights but they are observations … Continue reading

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Sunny Sydney

  Reported by Noah  – We only arrived in Sydney yesterday but we’ve already done a lot. Yesterday, we went on the monorail and mostly explored Darling Harbour. I went on my first submarine at the maritime museum, where we … Continue reading

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Bay sharks and Bull sharks in Bateman’s Bay

Reported by Noah – We’re spending a few days in Bateman’s Bay before we head to Sydney which is about 5 hours away. Yesterday we boarded the Merinda for a trip down the Clyde River. We passed houseboats and oyster … Continue reading

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Winter Sunshine on the Sapphire Coast

Reported by Noah – We’ve left the hustle and bustle of Melbourne behind and are now on the quiet Sapphire Coast. It’s called the Sapphire Coast due to the colour of the sea. I took this photo on our walk … Continue reading

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Phillip Island’s Little Penguins

Reported by Noah –  Phillip Island is a penguin haven and that’s why we went to go and see these tiny penguins yesterday evening. So, we hopped on a bus and headed (not at penguin speed!)  two hours away to … Continue reading

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Travelling Light

We’ve just flown from Brisbane to Melbourne but since we’re still a bit short on exciting travel news right now we thought you might like to see how we shape up with our backpacks. Most people comment on how light … Continue reading

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Time to relax

Reported by Noah – Travelling takes a lot of effort and sometimes you need time to relax – which is exactly what I am doing now with my family. It’s really nice to meet cousins who I don’t have any … Continue reading

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