Exploring Australia

5 Things to Do in Brisbane

5 Things to Do in Brisbane

A working holiday isn’t just about earning some $$$ – it’s largely about exploring a new place! So to help you out on your travels, we’ve listed the top 5 things you absolutely have to see and do during your ...

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Why Choose Brisbane?

Why Choose Brisbane?

Brisbane is the capital of the ‘Sunshine State’ (Queensland) and home to over 2 million people.  It is the 3rd largest city and if you are planning on visiting Australia on a working holiday visa, here are some of the ...

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What to Do Over Christmas in Sydney

What to Do Over Christmas in Sydney

We all know that to spend Christmas far away from home may not sound very exciting, but it doesn’t have to be like that if you are in Australia! For those who will be in Sydney, here are some useful ...

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Don’t Forget About Brisbane!

Don’t Forget About Brisbane!

I think Brisbane is often a city which is overlooked by tourists, when visiting Australia. It’s kind of like the younger sibling of a family. Everyone in the world knows Sydney. When travelling to Australia, Sydney is the place to ...

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If I Knew Then, What I Know Now

If I Knew Then, What I Know Now

Travelling to Sydney for the first time a few years ago was overwhelming….in the sense of; “Where are the good bars and restaurants, where can I watch my favourite sport teams play, what beach to go to?” All the important ...

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A Guide to Living in Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia

A Guide to Living in Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia

One of the liveliest and most popular suburbs in Sydney is Surry Hills. Teeming with bars, restaurants, cafés and specialty shops, this is where you will spend the majority of your social hours eating, drinking, dancing and laughing. As a ...

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10 Best Day Trips out of Sydney

10 Best Day Trips out of Sydney

Since arriving in Sydney in January 2015 on my working holiday visa, I’ve been putting together (and beginning to tick off) a list of must do day trips whilst I’m in living in the city. Here are my top picks: ...

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Dubbo: Somewhere over the… Blue Mountains

Dubbo: Somewhere over the… Blue Mountains

With apologies to Harold Arlen & E.Y Harburg, another instalment in my ‘There’s more to Australia than Sydney’ series. So you have been in Australia a while and have seen all the ‘money shot’ locations. Are you now ready to travel ...

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