88 days a farmer

After finding ourselves farm work, the next step was to actually do it. Our job hunt led us to a little town 2.5 hours north of Melbourne called Mooroopna, next to the more commonly known city of Shepparton. Rising bright and early for our first day, we headed off to a nearby farm just as

Rabbits Eat Lettuce 2017

Before even arriving in Australia, attending a music festival was already high on my list of things to do out here. I love the atmosphere and freedom of music festivals, so a few months back Emma and I went on a search and compiled a list of the best festivals we could find that Australia

Jacobite vlog

Todays post is a throwback to August, back before I headed off on my Australia adventure. This is a wee video clip I put together of Adam and I’s day out on the Jacobite steam train. The Fort William to Mallaig train runs over the ‘Harry Potter’ viaduct, and offers great scenic views along the

Melbourne activities – Part 1 of 3

In total, we ended up spending around 3 weeks in Melbourne, so managed to visit quite a lot of places in that time. For that reason, I’m going to split our time in Melbourne into a couple of posts, starting with activities. Food, drink and nightlife will follow in a second post and Adam and

A week in Sydney

After our long drive from Cairns, in early December we finally made it down to Sydney to see what the city had to offer. After living on Fitzroy Island for the previous six weeks, we were very excited to experience the busy city life again. We opted to stay at Surfside Bondi Beach, as it

Road Trip to Sydney via Byron Bay

Having decided to spend the festive season in Sydney and Melbourne, our next journey was to drive all the way down to Sydney from Cairns. We set off on the ~2500km drive on a Monday morning, and arrived in Sydney by the Friday evening. We could have done this faster, but chose to spend two

A day out in Port Douglas

After our adventures in Danitree, we started our journey back down south to spend a night in Port Douglas. This was a lovely little town, and could have happily stayed there longer had we had the time! We spent our evening watching the lovely sunset at Anzac Park before heading along to Iron Bar for