Beautiful Marysville: a relaxing weekend escape from Melbourne

At the edge of the Yarra Valley and the gateway to Victoria’s Alpine region lies Marysville Victoria. It one of the prettiest townships that you can visit from Melbourne. Getting there involves one of the most scenic drives from Melbourne through the iconic Black Spur. At around one and a half hours north west of the city, it’s perfect for a relaxing weekend escape from Melbourne.

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Australian outback

Fly Drive Australia: How to plan the best trip

A fly drive Australia holiday is one of the best ways to experience Australia. The fly and drive option allows you to spend time on the road exploring the very best sights whilst opting to fly between some destinations in order to conserve time.  Driving in Australia requires a little preparation, but once you’re familiar with some key rules and have planned your route, it’s surprisingly easy to navigate this well signposted nation! Fly drive holidays in Australia are suitable for nearly every traveller. Holidays in Australia come in all shapes and sizes. We’ll show you the best place to

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Gibson's Steps

The Best Great Ocean Road Itinerary

The Great Ocean Road drive is one of the most beautiful and iconic road trips in Australia. Located in south west Victoria this coastal route can be enjoyed all year round. The Great Ocean Road self drive will allow you to choose your own timings, stops. It is a superior to enjoy all of those must see stops on the Great Ocean Road. There are many Great Ocean Road Attractions. Our 10 must see stops on the Great Ocean Road will have you wanting to take it slow and spend plenty of time at each stop.   Our Great Ocean Road Itinerary will help you to

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Queenscliff Ferry

Queenscliff to Sorrento Ferry: A Unique Day Out

The Queenscliff to Sorrento ferry (and vice versa) is a Melbourne institution. Traditionally a quick way to get across the bay, the ferry is also a day out in it’s own right. SeaRoad Ferries now offer a whole host of fun experiences that can be enjoyed on either the Queenscliff Ferry or Sorrento Ferry depending on what best suits you. We live a little closer to Queenscliff, so opted to depart from Queenscliff and head across to Sorrento for a day of fun at the Enchanted Adventure garden. The package allows for 2 adults, 2 children and a return journey on the ferry, which

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Australia driving

Driving in Australia: What you Need to Know as a Tourist

Driving in Australia is one the best ways of getting around. We’re a nation of vast and varied beauty. Whilst our cities and vibrant and entertaining, a real Aussie experience requires a road trip, even if only for a day. Whether you want to travel around Australia by car or ditch the tour bus and head out on your own, having a car gives you so much more freedom to explore at your own pace. Like any country, Australian has its own nuances and rules, so here are some handy tips to ensure your can focus on the journey and

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