Lane Poole Reserve is a fantastic camping location that will keep the whole family happy. Located 7.5 km south of the Dwellingup town centre, Lane Poole Reserve is a 50,000-hectare large reserve that provides the ideal base for nature lovers. Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Camping at Lane Poole Reserve in Dwellingup
WA is a treasure trove of beautiful, unique places to pop the question to the love of your life.
Proposing marriage to that special someone is a major life decision and milestone. It can be nerve-wrecking, overwhelming and exciting, all at the same time. Continue reading Western Australia’s most magical places to propose
If you have a dog, you’ll probably agree that camping without your four-legged bestie is not the same. So that your canine friend can join in on the fun too, I’ve compiled this list of dog friendly campsites along the coastal stretch from Perth to Exmouth.
Continue reading The Dog’s Guide to going north – Dog friendly camping from Perth to Exmouth
Get started with Stand Up Paddling (SUP) at the beautiful sheltered waters of Mindarie Marina in Perth’s north. This is a very fun and social way to get into the sport with Cristiana Chessa who also happens to be one of the most experienced paddlers in the state.
Continue reading Get paddling with Stand Up Paddle Perth
They may not look impressive at first sight, but if you consider that these grey, bubbling blobs are some of the oldest living organisms on earth, they become a lot more interesting. Continue reading Stromatolites at Lake Thetis
Australia is blessed with some of the darkest night skies in the world which makes for a pretty good reason to stay up late and mesmerise at the wonders of the universe above.
If you want to find out a bit more about distant galaxies or you’re a budding astronomer who wants to peek through an impressive telescope, then take a look at these places for a stellar astronomical experience. Continue reading Where to go Stargazing in Perth
For years Geraldton has always been a quick transit stop on my travels further north. On the last visit though, I made sure I had a few days to explore.
Here are the things I uncovered and if you have some time up your sleeve, make sure that you give Geraldton a few days of your attention – it’s well worth it. Continue reading Things to do in Geraldton
Talk to anyone that grew up around Geraldton and the mid-west region and Ellendale Pool is likely to bring up nostalgic memories. Ellendale Pool still conjures up images of farm kids swinging off ropes into the river, young men and ladies on first dates and families picnicking under the shady gum trees.
Located 45km southeast of Geraldton, this natural waterhole on the Greenough River has played an important role in Indigenous and European history. Continue reading Swimming and Camping at Ellendale Pool
Cliff Head is a free nature-based campsite located on the Indian Ocean Road between Leeman and Dongara.
Recently re-vamped, these sites are beautifully located among limestone cliffs and the turquoise water that this coastline is noted for. Continue reading Free Camping at Cliff Head
Coronation Beach is a campsite located about 35km north of Geraldton. It’s also one of the best windsurfing and kitesurfing spots in WA – since it’s my favourite spot I’m more inclined to say that it’s the best in the world.
In the windy season Coronation Beach is busy with wind and kitesurfers. At other times of the year, the site attracts the caravaning crowd who make this a popular overnight or weekend camp on their way further north or south. Continue reading Coronation Beach