Quadbikes, a very close call, and plenty more outdoor adventures. Never a dull moment with regional work.
Why working on a chestnut farm has given me a newfound respect for all nut farmers (pssst! It's hard work!!)
Find out the reality of regional work and why it can push you to your limits.
It isn't always perfect... Things go wrong – often. The car battery dies. The sink leaks. The indicators stop working. The fuel nozzle gets stuck. The engine overheats. You miss a turning. You get lost. You're plans fail. You overspend. You have to find a job. You’re severely underpaid. You’re tired. You argue with each … Continue reading Life On The Road
The Great Ocean Road - it's very title oozes confidence and grandeur. It’s one of the most popular coastal routes in the whole of Australia, with tourist buses pulling up at every single lookout. It can get crowded, but it’s a no-brainer – you have to do the Great Ocean Road! Just try to see … Continue reading What’s So Great About It?
It may be small, but wonderful Tasmania (affectionately referred to by all Australians as Tassie) sure packs a lot in, so you’ll want to drive around to make the most of your time there. Bring your car over by ferry from Melbourne or hire one to explore this lush, vibrant and historic state. And sadly, no, … Continue reading Tasmania: Small But Mighty
It's no wonder why Melbourne has been voted the "world's most liveable city" for six years running in The Economist's Intelligence Unit survey. Although their rankings are based upon the standard categories of Education, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Stability and Environment/Culture, let me tell you in my own words why I think Melbourne is worth getting excited about. It's a … Continue reading Marvellous Melbourne