Destinations

March 9, 2016

Escape the city to Lake Leschenaultia

Located near Chidlow in the Perth Hills, Lake Leschenaultia has an old world charm that offers the perfect city escape. Lake Leschenaultia is a perfect outing […]
October 14, 2015

Travel through the night sky at Perth Observatory

Tonight I’m at the Perth Observatory on one of their night tours. After a long dark drive through the Bickley Valley, there’s something almost other worldly […]
October 6, 2015
Fairy Penguins

Day trip to Penguin Island in Perth

This article contains affiliate links. Read my full disclaimer here.  Perth and Western Australia provide easy access to a number of great outdoor adventures, day trips […]
September 29, 2015

Bridgetown Accommodation – Glenlynn Cottages

As soon as we veered of Southwest Highway and followed the signs to Glenlynn Cottages near Bridgetown I knew that I had found what I was […]
September 23, 2015
Gnomesville

Gnomesville – West Australia’s quirkiest attraction

On the southern edge of the Ferguson Valley, lies Gnomesville, one of WA’s quirkier attractions. Here among the gum trees near Dardunup, thousands of gnomes from near […]
August 2, 2015

Our favourite Margaret River Holiday House – the Cullen Wine Homestead

This post contains affiliate links, you can read my disclaimer here. A weekend getaway down south is one of the best ways to relax, recharge and inhale […]
May 28, 2015

Cycling around the Swan River

Cycling around Perth’s iconic Swan River is something everyone should do at least once. You don’t need to be Cadel Evans to cycle around the Swan. […]
May 13, 2015

The Wave House Yallingup – the coolest beach shack in the southwest

This article contains affiliate links, you can read my disclaimer here. If you like a house with character and don’t mind foregoing five-star luxury, then the […]
April 21, 2015
Things to do in Broome

Top 10 Things to do in Broome on a Budget

Broome has plenty to offer the budget traveller. After many years of living and working in the region, here at Best Of The Kimberley we have […]
February 25, 2015

The Killer Whales at Bremer Canyon

Updated 20 January 2018 Each year from January to April, an incredible natural wonder takes place, in a tiny speck of ocean 65km off the coast […]
January 19, 2015

Gnaraloo 3 Mile Camp – Where Desert meets the Ocean

On each of my trips to Gnaraloo, the song lyrics “this could be heaven, this could be hell’ comes ringing into my years. To clarify, I’ve […]
December 22, 2014

The Dog’s Guide to Margaret River – Dog Friendly Campsites and Wineries

This article contains affiliate links, read my disclaimer here. Last updated: March 2017 Do you love camping or caravanning but hate leaving your four-legged bestie at home? So […]