15 best camping spots in Australia with stunning views

15 best camping spots in Australia with stunning views

Australia is a vast and beautiful country with many outstanding places to set your camp. Read about our best camping spots in Australia that take your breath away. From the red outback deserts, through the rainforest wilderness to wonderful white sand beaches and azure waters of mainland Australia. We have seen many of them and…

Diamantina National Park – discover endless river channels

Diamantina National Park – discover endless river channels

Description Diamantina National Park is located in Queensland between Boulia, Bedourie, and Opalton. The park in the past was a pastoral holding and became a national park only in 1992. It is the traditional homelands of the Maiawali and Karuwali people, that have a long-lasting connection with the land for thousands of years. Due to…

Boulia – 5 unique outback attractions to visit

Boulia – 5 unique outback attractions to visit

Boulia is a small town in Queensland located 300 km south of Mount Isa. It is also a perfect stop on the way to Mount Isa or when coming back from Darwin. Considering its small population of 440, it offers a few attractions that you don’t find anywhere else in Australia. The most famous ones…

Driving to Cape York, what you should know before you go

Driving to Cape York, what you should know before you go

Cape York is a holy grail for many 4WD and off-road enthusiasts. We all want to get to the furthermost tip of Australia at least once in our lifetime. Driving to Cape York is a challenging experience considering corrugated roads, dust, remoteness, and other hazards. Being prepared for the trip is very important as it…

Queensland Travel Guide

Queensland Travel Guide

Basic information about Queensland Population: 5.1 million People per square km: 2.5 Cows & sheep per square km:  12 Number of islands: 1955 Longest river: Flinders River – 840km Most challenging road: Old Coach Road Famous pub: Birdsville Hotel Highest mountain: Mt Bartle Frere – 1622m Most remote Town: Birdsville Wettest place: Tully – 4300mm/year…

5 Best Dinosaur Attractions – follow Queensland Dinosaur Trail

5 Best Dinosaur Attractions – follow Queensland Dinosaur Trail

How much do you know about dinosaur history in Australia? In this post, we will take you on an ancient journey to follow the footsteps of the prehistoric creatures that once walked on this ancient land. Queensland has one of the best dinosaur attractions in the world where you can see to see a wide…

Western Australia Travel Guide

Western Australia Travel Guide

Basic information about Western Australia Population: 2.76 million People per square km: 0.89 Cows & sheep per square km:  9.8 Number of islands: 3747 Longest river: Gascoyne River – 760km Most challenging road: Gibb River Road Famous pub: Palace Hotel, Kalgoorlie Highest mountain: Mt Meharry – 1253m Most remote Town: Warbuton Strangest place name: Walkaway…

Tree of Knowledge, Capricorn Caves and the Town of 1770

Tree of Knowledge, Capricorn Caves and the Town of 1770

We left Mount Isa to complete the final part of our big loop.  If you missed our previous posts you can find them below: Barkly Homestead, Lake Moondarra, and Mount Isa Underground Hospital Lorella Springs Wilderness Park On the way back to Brisbane, we were planning to visit our friends in Rockhampton plus finally go…

Barkly Roadhouse and Mount Isa Underground Hospital

Barkly Roadhouse and Mount Isa Underground Hospital

In the first part of our trip, after visiting Lawn Hill National Park, Seven Emu Station and Lorella Springs we were ready to go back, but this time we took a different route. Our plan was to visit Heartbreak Hotel, Barkly Roadhouse, Lake Moondarra and Mount Isa Underground Hospital. Read about Lawn Hill National Park…

Untouched Lorella Springs – Off-limits 4WD paradise

Untouched Lorella Springs – Off-limits 4WD paradise

One day we thought it was time to visit Northern Territory again and while looking for a place to stay, we discovered Lorella Springs Wilderness Park. The park is located far, 2900 km from Brisbane, but we were ready for the adventure.  We planned to see some other interesting places on the way like Winton,…