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Hiking the Heysen
1 year ago

Hiking the Heysen

By  •  Heysen Trail

After absorbing Australia’s natural beauty over 12 months, I decided to head back to my home state of South Australia and take up my next challenge; solo hiking the long-distance …
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Federation Square
2 years ago

Federation Square

Federation Square is Melbourne’s answer to London’s Trafalgar Square, New York’s Time Square and Moscow’s Red Square. While this precinct might not be as big or ‘brutal’ as these famous …
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Melbourne Greeter Service
2 years ago

Melbourne Greeter Service

I’d done my fair share of exploration in Melbourne’s city centre by the time I signed up for the Melbourne Greeter Service. Yes, I should have taken advantage of this …
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Melbourne’s Street Art Culture
2 years ago

Melbourne’s Street Art Culture

Museums and galleries not really your thing? Fair enough; they’re not everyone’s taste. What about street art? The typically dark and dingy laneways of a thriving metropolis spring to life in …
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Dight Falls Trail
2 years ago

Dight Falls Trail

The seasons turn pretty quickly in Melbourne. Winter sneaks up brutally fast, and while the chilly weather is fractionally more predictable, the skies bring more rain clouds, which result in …
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Collingwood Children’s Farm Market
2 years ago

Collingwood Children’s Farm Market

I’ve been to farmers’ markets held in sheds, showgrounds, urban city squares and parklands; surprisingly this is the first I’ve visited on a farm. While it’s not specifically a ‘functional …
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Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne
2 years ago

Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne

A visit to the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne might not be your average ‘Gen-Y excursion’, which was confirmed by the sceptical raised eyebrow from our guide when I joined the touring …
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