The Eumundi Markets

Markets in Eumundi: Queensland’s BEST

My very first experience of the Eumundi Markets was a long time ago when I was just a small child. It was a weekend and my dad was delivering hay to a supplier in Eumundi. I wanted to go with as I always did when dad went on a delivery, so I did. Let me…

Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I am so excited and beyond grateful to receive the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award from TrippinTwins! Erica and Tara are twins from the USA. We’ve only recently started interacting with these girls and they are complete GEMS; I’d like to say we are becoming internet friends! They both work 9-5 jobs and spend every spare…

Hillforts

A hillfort (or hill fort) is a fortified mound used either as refuge or for a settlement. They were built on the apex of hills as a defensive technique, however, not all hillforts were built on hills. Hillforts are primarily found throughout Late Bronze Age and Early Iron Age Europe, although there are similar structures found all…

Get More Out of Your Travel Experience

Travelling the world can give you a new perspective of life. You will be immersed in a new culture and learn more about the world and yourself than you could have ever imagined. These are a few of my tips to help you get the most out of your travels. 1. Take a minute Unlike…

A Year of Blogging

HOLY SMOKES! What a year! It has officially been one year since I clicked SIGN UP to my WordPress account. This year long experience has been an incredible one. One year ago I started my blog – Hypothyroid Archaeologist. At the time I did not really know what I wanted to blog about, just that…

New Domain

I have recently acquired a new domain for the blog; www.theheritagetravels.com. All links from the old domain address should continue to work, but please let me know if this is not the case. Thanks for your continuous support whilst I get up and running. Ash 🙂  

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…

Historical Sites in the 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…

A Picture Says 1000 Words; Australia

As an Australian, I am quite bias when it comes to the beautiful country that I hail from, and trying to describe what it is like here is completely impossible for me – so I am going to show you. Here are a few simple reasons why you should visit Australia… “A picture says a…

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…