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,…

Camp: Coconut Rough hot chocolate

In the lead up to the southern winter, we’ve been feeling cosy and craving hot chocolate. But the typical milk-plus-powder version wasn’t going to suffice, so we thought we’d create a handful of recipes using our favourite Aussie chocolates. Quite a few variations have…

The “Reef”, five ways

It’s where rainforest descends toward the sea, divers meet reef, and backpackers get acquainted with countless bars bustling with business. It’s Tropical North Queensland, where travellers play in bath-like water and on the palm-fringed islands. The mai tais and white beaches are great reasons…

Surfing Scotts Head

Hidden away off the Pacific Highway, the tiny surf town of Scotts Head, on the mid-north coast of New South Wales, largely remains a secret, even to Aussies. But with a top right-hand point break that sees long, mellow waves wash towards the shore,…

Australia’s surfing Mecca: Point Plomer

With a reputation for world-class surfing conditions, as well as a long golden beach, it’s no wonder Point Plomer has long been a favourite of Australian holidaymakers. Shaggy-haired, sun-kissed surfers make their annual pilgrimage to this coastal hideaway, determined to get their fill of…