Feed a family of four on $170 per week

“How do you travel with kids so long – and not go broke?”  We’ve been travelling full-time for 2 years, and this is one of our most frequently asked questions!    To do it, plain and simple, we do what others may not like – and that’s, stick to a… Read more

Road trip New Zealand for $50 per day

You’ve just seen those cheap flights to New Zealand come up and naturally, you start to dream of a New Zealand road trip.  Surely with cheap flights in hand, an NZ holiday will also be a cheap destination, right?  But… did you know that New Zealand is listed in the… Read more

Is this Queensland’s BEST FREE CAMP? Babinda, Queensland

Loaded with facilities that would make even some caravan parks blush; the Babinda Rotary Park free camping spots, must go on your Australian camping checklist.  In fact, we think this could be one of Queensland’s best free camp sites!     Watch our VIDEO below for a personal tour of the… Read more

WEEK 26 /// Travel Australia with kids for only $500 per week

A $500 per week BUDGET for our FAMILY OF FOUR travelling Australia!    READ OUR 6 MONTH BUDGET BELOW.  Tell us what you think?  How do we compare? And WATCH our video on the past 6 months of our adventuring here:  http://bit.ly/2EWcpPO  Can you tell we’re having fun?? THE past… Read more

VIDEO: Free Camping on the Leichhardt River Falls, Queensland

This week we wanted to show you a fantastic FREE CAMP at Leichhardt River Falls. We discovered this while travelling along the Savannah Way near Normanton, Queensland. Here you will find the Leichhardt River Falls peaceful and quiet for not a single dollar spent out of your pocket!  For our entire… Read more

Australian Dinosaur Trail: FREE & CHEAP things to do

  Imagine learning about Australian Dinosaur Trail’s history in the Australian outback and all for NEXT TO NO COST! How perfect is this for families! Absolutely excellent is this as a free school holiday activity? Welcome to one of the best places to visit in Australia with kids. Honestly, this… Read more

Lake Dunn, Queensland : An Oasis on your Australian Trip

Lake Dunn is the ideal camping and picnic spot on the famous Lake Dunn Sculpture Trail near Aramac and Barcaldine in Queensland.  Located at the half-way point of the 200km circuit, Lake Dunn is perfect for swimming, watersports, picnics and even has travellers facilities such as toilet and shower. A… Read more

SAVE on FUEL and INCREASE PERFORMANCE on our tow vehicle

How we SAVE 1.2L/100km on FUEL ($11 per tank) and INCREASE performance on our tow vehicle WATCH the VIDEO below to find out what 3 modifications Joe as a qualified mechanic choose in preparation for our amazing trip (18,000kms so far!!)   Vehicle Details: Toyota Landcruiser 2008 V8 Diesel VDJ200R… Read more

Watch the sun set over the Australian Outback Captain Starlights Lookout, Longreach

I thought we were suppose to teach our kids that crime doesn’t pay! Captain Starlight, or Harry Redford the notorious Bushranger sent a man to the top of this lookout to keep a watch while he and his men stole 1,000 head of cattle!  Not a big enough feat already… Read more

$513 per week budget for Travelling Australia with Kids (7 months in)

  7 Month Stats, 2nd Lap of Australia – $513 per week, Family of 4 Free Camps – 33!! Low Cost or National Park – 14 Caravan Parks – 6 Home/Yard stays – 4 Most days without plugging into Power: – 44 COST OF ACCOMMODATION ………. $35 per week Weight… Read more