Gondwana Rainforests of Australia: Exploring Beautiful Natural Bridge

First View of the Natural Bridge in Springbrook National Park, Queensland

As we descended the moist steps through the lush rainforest we started to hear the sound of running water.  LOTS of water.  A dark open cave appeared before us and in a bright ray of light we finally saw it.  The amazing waterfall which runs across and then down the stone arch and into the … Read more

Photo Essay: Exploring the Sydney Vivid Festival

Sydney Vivid Festival - Snakeskin on the Sydney Opera House in Australia

The continuous sprinkle of rain did not dampen our spirits as we started walking to see the Sydney Vivid Festival.  In fact we hoped the presence of rain would reduce the size of the crowds that evening! Australia Travel Planning Facebook Group Check out our Australia Travel Planning Facebook Group – you are welcome to join … Read more

Sydney Daytrip: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Pylon Lookout, The Rocks and City Walk

View across Sydney Harbour Bridge from the Pylon Lookout

The gorgeous autumn sunshine shone brightly across Sydney Harbour.  The views from the Sydney Harbour Bridge walkway were of a city at play, both on the water and out and about to make the most of the beautiful weekend weather. After recently relocating back to Sydney we had been waiting for the right weekend to … Read more

3 Breathtaking Bridge Climbs of the World

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb, Australia

You can walk across bridges anywhere in the world.  But did you realise that there are only three places in the world where you can climb on the top of a bridge?  All three are ‘Down Under’ in Australia and New Zealand.  The standout option is the Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb, which is closely followed … Read more