10 Great Things to do in Fremantle locals will love too

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I always think of Fremantle as the beating pulse of Perth. It’s where the old meets new, 19th century buildings, clash with funky new cafes and the maritime feel is embedded throughout the whole port town.

No matter whether you’re a local or a first-time visitor, here’s my list of the best things to do in Fremantle.

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Our stay at People’s Park Caravan Park in Coral Bay

People's park Coral Bay

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Coral Bay wasn’t on our itinerary, but seeing the turnoff on Northwest Coastal Highway after our trip in the outback it was impossible to resist the temptation of visiting this little holiday town on the edge of the Ningaloo Reef. Continue reading Our stay at People’s Park Caravan Park in Coral Bay

The ultimate 4WD campervan hire in Perth

Campervan hire in Perth

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Over the years I’ve travelled around Western Australia in many different ways. I’ve gone backpacker style on the hop on, hop off bus, I’ve done crappy car with equally crappy tent , and driven around in that notorious campervan plastered with obscenities.

While my road trip setup has become more sophisticated over the years, I can honestly say, if you’re after a driving holiday in Western Australia, nothing will beat a 4WD campervan hire in Perth with WA Experts.

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Mount Augustus – how to visit the biggest rock in the world

Mount Augustus

Who knew that Australia’s biggest rock is not in fact Uluru? Instead, it is Western Australia that lays claim to having the largest rock in the world.

Mount Augustus or Burringurrah as its known to the local Wajarri people rises 700m out from the surrounding plains and covers almost 5,000 hectares. The rock is 8km long, 5km wide and roughly twice as big as Uluru.
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Tips for a stress-free pet-friendly holiday

Tips for a stress free pet friendly holiday

If your pet is a much-loved family member, the last thing you want is to go on holiday without them.

Your furry family member can be a great travelling companion, especially if you’re headed to one of many pet-friendly caravan parks or camping spots in WA.

If it’s your first time travelling with pets, follow these tips for a trouble-free trip. Continue reading Tips for a stress-free pet-friendly holiday

Camping among the Gum Trees at Emu Creek Station

Emu Creek Station

Emu Creek Station is a historic cattle station located in the Upper Gascoyne Region. The station is a short drive on a dirt track off the Northwest Coastal Highway and roughly 2.5 hours northwest of the Minilya Roadhouse if travelling north. For us, Emu Creek provided an ideal transit stop on our way from Mount Augustus to Exmouth. Continue reading Camping among the Gum Trees at Emu Creek Station

A love note to our favourite Perth beaches

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Life really is a beach when you live in Perth. It’s a rare day that I don’t feel the sand beneath my feet and even now, I’m still in awe of the huge diversity of Perth’s beaches.

Luckily for me, Miss Six seems to have inherited my salty feet and together we’ve done a lot of beaching over the summer.  This is our love note to the beautiful stretch of coastline that we call home  and a round-up of our favourite Perth beaches.
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Driving tips when travelling in Western Australia

Driving tips when travelling in Western Australia
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Are you planning a road trip across Western Australia?

Maybe you’re hoping to take the kids to a caravan park in WA’s south-west during the school holidays. Or maybe you want to get away on a quick weekend retreat. No matter the occasion, it’s always important to adequately prepare for your trip and follow the local WA road rules. Continue reading Driving tips when travelling in Western Australia