Hilarious MUST DO on the Australian Dinosaur Trail, Winton

Ben’s Chicken Stampede and Aquaponics Farm runs nightly for FREE in Winton, Queensland.  Half the profits goes to local charities!  Rainbow racing chickens – NOW we’ve seen it ALL! This video is made by Rob (Mr 8).  He had so much fun organising the filming and creating this video project… Read more

INSPIRATION – 3 words to change YOUR world

  OUR STORY – OUR MOTTO New Years last year, the reality of settling for another year of the same old routine was starting to hit us like a ton of bricks! But, HOW could this be possible!?  We’d already taken a trip around Australia, and we were supposedly settling… Read more

Visit a gorge, stay for free and enjoy cheap beers – Copperfield Gorge, Einasleigh Qld

    Copperfield Gorge and Einasleigh, located south of Mt Surprise and on the way north from Porcupine Gorge in the Queensland Outback offers an off the beaten path gem of a place to visit with the whole family. The gorge is Free to enter and can choose to take… Read more

Kuranda Scenic Railway Queensland

    Our AMAZING, AWESOME and HUGE day to Kuranda What better way to return from our amazing but HUGE (aka tiring, massive, brilliant, fantastic!) journey in Kuranda, but by relaxing on the 120 year old Kuranda Scenic Railway line back to Cairns! Who else has experienced this amazing feat of engineering?… Read more

About Us – Listen to the PODCAST

    Who wants to get out more and TRAVEL?   Want to know more about the real US?  Want to know the reasons behind our change to pack up our lives and throw in the white picket fence life?  Want to know HOW we did it and our thoughts… Read more

Free Camping: Cumberland Chimney Historical Site, Savannah Way, Queensland

    A Fantastic FREE / Donation camp  that is beside a beautiful lake with a viewing platform, binoculars and plenty of birdlife to enjoy! This is called the Cumberland Chimney Historical Site along the Savannah Way, near Georgetown Qld.   If you don’t stop for the night, we highly… Read more

TIPS for visiting the Australian Age of Dinosaurs

We made it to the Dinosaur Capital of Australia – Winton!   We are all so excited to be here, that we thought we would share our tips for making the most out of visiting the Australian Age of Dinosaurs. What a fabulous learning experience for all of us!  The… 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

10 of the BEST things to do in LONGREACH – according to the kids!

BEST THINGS TO DO in Longreach, Outback Queensland (according to kids!)     10 of the BEST things to do in LONGREACH 1.  Visiting the farm and animals at Strathmore Station.  We saw Cows, Emus, Kangaroos and Windmills.  We also got to pat their cute dog called Poppy (which is… Read more

Our pick of the Aboriginal Art Centres in Arnhem Land

Gapuwiyak Art Centre, Central Arnhem Land (Arnhemland) When visiting Arnhem Land, if you are after the most real and unrehearsed interaction with the local and traditional artists of the land, a stop to the Gapiwiyak Arts Centre is an ABSOLUTE must! Although it is a smaller artist community, what it… Read more