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Spirit of Tasmania with Kids

Tasmania is only a short one hour flight from Melbourne, but why fly when you can sail?  We were bringing my parent’s caravan over to the island so it really was our only option, but I would recommend it regardless.  In this post I will share why the Spirit of Tasmania with kids is a great experience your kids will …

Australian Open with Kids

I will be the first to admit that I don’t follow tennis, nor have I picked up a racket myself in 25 years, but I knew attending the Australian Open was something not to miss since we were living in Melbourne.  Going to the Australian Open with kids was not quite as easy as I had anticipated, but it did …

View over Hobart

Our Tasmania Roadtrip – Part 2

After our wonderful first week in Tasmania, we met up with my parents and my aunt on the Tasman Peninsula. Our last few stops on our roadtrip around Tasmania were Fortescue Bay, Port Arthur, Hobart, Mt Wellington and the Mole Creek Caves. Read Part 1 of our Roadtrip in Tassie here Fortescue Bay, Tasman Peninsula We had mostly been staying …

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Bay of Fires

Our Tasmania Roadtrip – Part 1

With January being summer school holidays over here we knew we wanted to go somewhere, but where to go?  Melbourne is nicely positioned right across the Bass Strait from Tasmania, a place I really hadn’t ever thought much of visiting. Tassie, as it is universally and affectionately called over here is an island state in Australia known for its rugged …

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