Bundaberg Heritage Museums

Bundaberg boasts a huge amount of heritage complimented by their historical societies, museums and factories. The Hinkler House and Hall of Aviation, Historical Museum and Fairymead House are all in the same complex as the Botanic Gardens, while the Bundaberg Barrel, Sugar Mill and Distillery are all in the same area. This makes a day…

RACQ 150 Must Do’s in Queensland

Check out these 150 things to see and do in Queensland! Agnes Waters/1770 Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island Race Weeks Airlie Beach Lagoon Annual Stockman’s Challenge, Campdraft and Rodeo Artesian Country Tour Australia Zoo Australia’s Country Way Scenic Drive Australian Camp Oven Festival Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame and QANTAS Founders Museum Barramundi Fishing, Atherton…

Backpacking Queensland: Explore the Great Barrier Reef

Planning a trip through Queensland?  Are you a backpacker on your first trip to Australia? Find out just how easy it is to explore our magnificent state and country! UNESCO world heritage site and one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) is a must see on any Australian…

Backpacking Queensland

This post contains some affiliate links. Planning a trip through Queensland?  Are you a backpacker on your first trip to Australia? Find out just how easy it is to explore our magnificent state and country! Queensland has some amazing attractions, fantastic sights and will give you memories to last a life time. But how do…

Why You Should Visit the Fraser Coast

The Fraser Coast encompasses the towns of Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Tiaro, the Great Sandy Strait and smaller coastal communities in between. Known to be host to some of the worlds natural wonders, the Fraser Coast is a bustling tourism hot spot, frequented by backpackers from all over the globe. Hervey Bay is the Whale watching…

A Walk Through Time: South Burnett

I begin this post by respectfully acknowledging the Wakka Wakka People, Traditional Owners of this land I am writing about, and Elders both past and present. Please note there will be another post specifically dedicated to the Wakka Wakka people and their history. The South Burnett is arguably one of the most beautiful places in Queensland. Located…

Eat Like The Locals: South Burnett

The South Burnett is arguably one of the most beautiful places in Queensland. Located a short drive from Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast where forests, farmland, creeks and the beautiful green hilly countryside is common. The area is filled with cultural and natural heritage attractions, as well as a ton of places to try the…

Experience the South Burnett

The South Burnett is where I grew up, and it holds a really special place in my heart.. My family heritage goes back generations in this area, so I think it will always be my home. When I was younger I did not think that way.. I couldn’t wait to get away, and I couldn’t…

The Oldest Towns in Southeast Queensland

  Southeast Queensland is beautiful. When you drive through Southeast Queensland you are struck by the lush green rolling hills, the wildlife, quaint small towns, and the true Australian bush. A part from the incredible scenery, Southeast Queensland has a rich and diverse history. The South Burnett is located about 3 hours northwest of Brisbane.…