Vote for a Pommie in Vantastic 2010!

After travelling around South Australia for 6 weeks in Geoff the campervan, the final documentary is up! Trent and I filmed our trip around South Australia on behalf of World Nomads for the Vantastic competition. We did all sorts of activities from swimming with sea...

Victoria & Steve win Vantastic South Australia!

So we really did it! Today World Nomads announced that we, the stupid American and the Pommie,  are the winners of the South Australia leg of the Vantastic Tour! They don't know what they'll be letting themselves in for! We'll be putting our Bintangs down in...

Surfer’s ‘Paradise’

Surfers Paradise is not so much paradise, more flashy and trashy- there's a reason they call it the Paris Hilton of Australia. With its Skyscraper hotels, shopping malls and casinos it tries to be Vegas but is more Blackpool Pleasure Beach (if any...

Evacuation of the Whitsundays

I probably drank more alcohol  in Airlie Beach than any other place in Australia. When we arrived into Airlie Beach on the bus our female tour guide took us on a quick tour- “And here’s what we call the Shagoon” she said as she pointed...

Played Until My Fingers Bled

In Byron Bay I actually felt like I was in the Summer of 69. My favourite memory of Holiday Village was singing along to Swedish Andre playing Wonderwall on his guitar. He was so wasted and played so hard that his fingers actually bled!! He...

Skydiving in Byron Bay

You have to do at least one extreme sport in Australia- I booked the Byron Bay Skydive; it’s by no means cheap at $399 and if you want the photos it’s another $100 because they have to send someone else down to take the photos....