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Expedition National Park

Expedition National Park is filled with rugged beauty, plenty of bush campsites to spend the night, 4WD action and challenging hikes. Robinson Gorge has breath-taking lookouts suitable for experienced bushwalkers who can handle the rough ground. Expedition National Park is a rare gem in an area of the country that definitely demands extra attention. For […]

Kingfisher Bay Resort

This is one of Australia’s first eco-resorts. Kingfisher Bay Resort is an award-winning stay that’s surrounded by nature! Spend days relaxing around the pool, sunning on the sand or fishing from the jetty. The eco-friendly resort is a hub of an abundance of activities, tours and day trips. For more information check out the Kingfisher […]

Theodore, QLD

We’re pushing towards another part of the Dawson River this afternoon to an outback town that has a link to Australia’s capital. Theodore, one of the first towns in Queensland to have roundabouts and that’s because the town planner was Walter Burleigh Griffin. This is the same bloke who planned the capital of Australia, Canberra. […]

Apex Park, Moura

The Dawson River thrives with Yellow Belly and other native species thanks to the good work of the local Fish Stocking Association. The Apex Park sits beside Dawson and is a great place to catch fish or drop a pot. The park offers affordable camping in Moura, in the Banana Shire region. A large, shady […]

Levuka 4WD Park

We join the Motorama 4x4xmore club on an adventure to Australia’s best-kept secret, Levuka 4WD Park. Levuka has camping grounds, spectacular views and medium to challenging driving tracks through the rainforest. You’ll come across gullies, creek crossings, and plenty of mud makes this a great testing ground. For more information check out the Levuka website: […]

Kroombit Tops

Kroombit Tops offers the chance to get back to nature and camp without facilities, away from technology. Take a bush walk and explore forests on four-wheel-drive roads. See the remains of a WWII bomber, named ‘Beautiful Betsy’, that crashed at Kroombit Tops in 1945. The plane wreckage lay hidden in the Australian Bush until it […]

Lake Callide Retreat

Lake Callide Retreat is a great place to stay for campers, fishing fans and visitors to the Sandstone Wonders region. Affordable lakeside accommodation options include self-contained cabins, powered sites and camping areas. For more information check out the OQTA website:https://www.outbackqueensland.com.au/accommodation/lake-callide-retreat/ The Sandstone Wonders website is also worth a look for detailed information on the region: https://sandstonewonders.com/

Peel Island With Maritimo

Moreton Bay is one of Australia’s most protected waterways. This boat haven has a number of shelters from storms, depending on the direction of the wind. The Tangalooma Wrecks is one of the most popular, but another favourite has to be Horseshoe Bay at Peel Island. We’ve been travelling on the magnificent Maritimo M62 and […]

Windorah, QLD

With a panorama of giant red sandhills, Windorah is located in the heart of the Channel Country, beside Cooper’s Creek. It doesn’t get much more ‘Outback’ than here, with its stunning vistas, picturesque ruins and historical sites. Windorah’s history is linked with Isisford for it was the Whitman brothers who established both towns. Originally known […]