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Sand Dune Safaris

On a cloudy, rainy day I decided to try my hand at Sandboarding in Anna Bay, Port Stephens.

With no idea what to expect I got to the pick-up point where there were 3 different sandboarding options. 184 more words


Hunter Valley Gardens

We had never even heard of these gardens before but jumped in the car and headed for the Hunter Valley Gardens.

Of course it was a rainy day (yes the best weather for a stroll in the garden). 190 more words


Kangaroo Valley Kayaks

We decided to go Kayaking in Kangaroo Valley. Which is a 1 hour and 15 minute drive south of Wollongong in the Shoalhaven.

We started at Hampden Bridge and went through to Bendeela Camping Ground. 228 more words


Dreams Are Forever.

Just because we circle the sun once more, add a digit to the year and turn the page in our book of life- doesn’t mean our souls grow old. 840 more words


Perito Moreno Glacier, El Calafate

After our three day adventure in Chile, we headed over the border into Argentina to visit El Calafate and the Perito Moreno glacier. The Perito Moreno glacier is 250 km2 and 30 km long, just one of ~50 glaciers in the South Patagonia ice field. 229 more words

Weekend Escapes

Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile

If you ever wanted to feel like you were in a Lord of the Rings book, come to Torres del Paine national park. Sharp jagged grey peaks, outrageously blue lakes and equally vibrant green vegetation, rocky crevasses and babbling waterfalls. 754 more words

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Countdown to Halloween

Since September the kids keep asking me how much longer it takes until it is Halloween. But now pumpkin patch season is definitely here and the countdown is going. 340 more words

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