Category: Stories from the road

The Gulflander crossing the Norman River

The train that gold built

The Gulflander once travelled between the goldfields and the port, but now it’s a carting tourists through Queensland’s Gulf Savannah.

Quinkans

The world’s oldest art galleries

The Aboriginal people of Australia they are the artists behind the world’s oldest galleries. The Quinkan Galleries are some of the best examples of Indigenous rock art in the country.

York Island

Standing at The Tip

Australia is one huge country – which makes standing at The Tip, the northernmost point of the continent, an awe-inspiring experience.

Daintree

Life along the Daintree River

The Daintree River is an interesting place – one minute you’re walking on a gravel road passing cattle and horses, the next you’re collecting coconuts and watching for crocodiles.

Stairs in Krusevo

Kruševo: A town of surprises

“Everyone goes to Bitola but no one goes to Kruševo,” complained the guy behind the hostel reception desk. “I’ll go. Where is it?”

Surfers at Mona Vale

The side of Sydney you NEED to see

For a long time I didn’t enjoy Sydney. That changed when I discovered the Northern Beaches, a stretch of beautiful, quiet, beaches, great coffee and a relaxed lifestyle.