Category Archives: Australia

Brisbane/Goldcoast/Sunshine Coast – Part 4

On the way up to Sunshine Coast, we stopped in Brisbane for lunch and to pick up a friend.  The drive up to Sunshine Coast took longer then expected. The mistake was trying to do it on a Friday afternoon, … Continue reading

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Brisbane/Goldcoast/Sunshine Coast Part 3

We spent day 3 at Sea World. I must preface by saying that we are not big fans of theme parks, but had decided to give Sea World a chance. Overall, we were disappointed. The park was aged and didn’t … Continue reading

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Perth with an infant and pre-schooler – Day 9

We spent our last day in Perth with a visit to Swan Valley. We started our day at the Kinky Lizard Espresso in East Perth where we picked up a a coffee and did a stroll along around Victoria Gardens … Continue reading

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Perth with an infant and pre-schooler – Day 7

We did a day-trip to Mandurah, which was an hour’s drive south of Perth. Our main aim was to see the dolphins. We took the dolphin cruise which brought us along the waterways. It was pretty sad, because we saw … Continue reading

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Perth with an infant and pre-schooler – Day 6

We took the scenic West Coast Drive up to Hillary’s Boat Harbor. Along the way, we stopped at Reabold Hill. It is an easy (stroller-friendly )10-minute walk from the car-park for sweeping views of the surrounding area. After coming off … Continue reading

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Perth with an infant and pre-schooler – Day 5

King’s Park and its adjacent Botanic Gardens are sprawling with lots of areas to explore. We spent the late afternoon at Synergy Parkland earlier in the trip. On Day 5 of our trip, we explored the Fraser Avenue end of … Continue reading

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Perth with an infant and pre-schooler – Day 4

The Caversham Wildlife Park is one of the child-friendly highlights when visiting Western Australia. It is a 40 minute drive to the north east of Perth city.  The kids will definitely love the park as there are many opportunities to … Continue reading

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