What adventure means to Intrepid travellers

Nearly 70 percent of Australians define “adventure travel” as getting off-the-beaten track, as opposed to adrenaline-junkie pursuits, according to Intrepid‘s inaugural Adventure Travel Index. The Index, which looked at trends in 2017, also revealed that women are leading the way when it comes to…

Review: Cumberland River Holiday Park

The Labour Day* long weekend would have to be one of the most difficult times to land a campsite along the 240-km Great Ocean Road. Victoria’s equivalent to Queensland’s Gold Coast tourist region, the Great Ocean Road is the go-to place for intrastate holidaymakers….

The big lap of Australia

One month of road-tripping. Four weeks of swimming, surfing and beachcombing. Twenty eight days of national-park hiking, camping and 4WDing. Life is good. After five years of dreaming and one year of planning, our family of three is finally off exploring the coastline of…

WILDfest launches in style

The inaugural WILDfest, Australia’s first wilderness festival, has successfully launched in the New South Wales Southern Highlands. The three-day event in Joadja, (held from October 27-29) attracted nature lovers and foodies from around the state, with the highlight being WILD Native Feast. The feast…

Camp: Chai-spiced toasted muesli

Staying healthy on the road can be difficult, especially when it seems easier to fry up bacon and eggs on the barbecue than it does trying to keep milk cold and fruit fresh. But anyone who’s been travelling for extended periods of time (heck,…