Picture the perfect Sydney beach moment. Swimming with your children in the crystal clear water in the gentle surf on a glorious 27 degree mid-Autumn day during the school holidays. Let your mind stretch to also see a long stretch of golden beach with only a few other people around. And a caravan and camping holiday … Read more
In most countries there is a definable link between volcanic activity and hot springs. Australia is the exception to the rule as there are no live volcanos on continental Australia. Yet there are a surprising number of hot springs across the Australian continent. Australian hot springs come in one of three types. The first type … Read more
I lowered myself with apprehension from the dive boat into the flimsy shark net. Dark shapes rapidly approached. Two bronze whaler sharks swam with fierce hunting intent, slipstreaming like torpedos through the water as they approached their bloody fish prey. I felt like I was sucking my scuba tank dry.