Alice Springs Anzac hill

The Best Things to do in Alice Springs

“Alice” as Alice Springs is affectionately called by Australians is almost smack in the middle of Australia.  Its the second largest city in the Northern Territory and a popular gateway for those exploring the Red Centre.  Located 1,500 km from both Adelaide in the south and Darwin in the north, Alice is a bit of a wild west town. When …

Britz 4WD Landcruiser

Road Trip: Driving Melbourne to Uluru

We spent the Easter school holidays driving from Melbourne to Uluru, through the Red Centre, to Alice Springs.  It was an amazing journey into Australia’s Outback and a wonderful chance to see and experience the geographic and cultural diversity of Australia. You can fly direct from Melbourne to Uluru or Alice Springs, but this epic Uluru road trip allows you …


The Best Campsites Near Melbourne

One of the things we love the most about being expats and living overseas is the opportunity to explore deeply our new home.  Camping is a great budget way to see a lot of places and we love spending time in National Parks.  In our time living in Melbourne, we camp at least once a month in the summer months …