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March 14, 2019
Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, in Mullewa

The architecture of Monsignor John Hawes

One of the most unique aspects of Australia’s mid-west region is the architectural legacy of Monsignor John Cyril Hawes. Built between 1919 and 1939, this legacy […]
March 9, 2019
The Basin Rottnest

The ultimate guide for the best Rottnest Island day trip

I’m a frequent visitor to Rottnest Island and I simply think it’s the best day trip from Perth. Although the ferry price can be a sting […]
February 4, 2019

How to go camping on Rottnest Island

Every time I go to Rottnest I always regret not having more time. This time though, we packed the tent and a few essentials and decided […]
January 25, 2019

Perth to Margaret River drive – here are the places where you need to stop

It’s only a three-hour drive from Perth to Margaret River, but as we all know, life’s about experiencing the journey, so why rush it? With so […]
December 15, 2018

Hanging out at Yanchep Trees Adventure

We may have just found our favourite outdoor adventure at the new Yanchep Trees Adventure in Perth. Here you can climb, zip line and challenge yourself […]
December 8, 2018
Perth barbeque spots

The best spots for a Perth barbeque in the park

If there is such a thing as the ‘Great Australian Dream’, cooking up a storm on a gas-powered BBQ in the park on a perfect summer […]
December 4, 2018
Perth camel rides

Interesting things to do in the Perth school holidays

Are you as excited about the school holidays as your kids are? Well, if you’re looking for some inspiration on amazing school holiday activities in Perth […]
November 9, 2018

Things to do in Margaret River that don’t involve Wine

Image: Tourism Western Australia Ask anyone what they think of first when you mention Margaret River and the likely answer is wine and surfing. If you’re […]
October 25, 2018

Our stay at Faversham House in York WA

Faversham House in York is one of Western Australia’s most historic houses and makes for a luxurious weekend getaway. It provides the perfect base to explore […]
September 12, 2018

Dog-friendly Caravan Parks Albany

There’s no need to leave your four-legged bestie at home with these dog-friendly caravan parks in Albany WA and surrounding areas. 
September 5, 2018

The best Margaret River caves to explore

The caves around Margaret River formed over a million years ago and are one of the natural wonders of Australia’s southwest. If you haven’t gone underground […]
August 4, 2018
York West Australia

Things to do in York West Australia

This article contains affiliate links, you can read my disclaimer here.  York is an easy 90-minute drive from Perth and makes for an ideal self-drive day […]