Things to do Port Macquarie
For a NSW holiday mecca which built its reputation on surf, sun and sand, Port Macquarie, a four to five-hour drive north of Sydney, offers a great deal than at first meets the eye. Tap onto the Port Macquarie tourist information website and you will find a host of things...
Grand Pacific Drive
Are you looking for a place to escape to away from the big city? A place with amazing ocean views, beaches and delicious food? How about Wollongong? Here are the best things to do in Wollongong.Wollongong is the 10th largest city in Australia and is a 1.5-hour drive from Sydney....
whale watching sydney best time
Being an island, Australia's marine life is important to our ecosystem. Even in our biggest and busiest city, it's not difficult to be touched by experiences with marine life. In Sydney, visiting the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium and going on a whale watching cruise are two memorable ways to...
kiama blowhole
There she blows. With a thunderous roar, the waves hit the jagged rock wall below, catapulting a plume of sea spray as high as 20 metres into the air. Almost in unison, cameras snap away, budding photographers hoping to capture the ocean’s fury at its best. Photographing the Kiama...
Red dragon fruit at Tropical Fruit World.
Before visiting Tropical Fruit World,  I had preconceived ideas of a huge plastic fruit landmark not dissimilar to the Big Pineapple in Nambour and the Big Banana in Coffs Harbour. So with some reluctance, we decided to check it out as a tourist destination while holidaying in Cabarita Beach near...
Tea plantations
Most of my life I have been a coffee drinker. But in recent times for some unexplained reason, my palate has changed to tea. My current diet fad (the Sirt diet) encourages drinking green tea. One cup of green tea ticks off one portion out of 10 weight-losing portions...

Sunshine Coast Markets Guide

There's something grounding about going to the markets, especially on a weekend. It's relaxing to wander around aimlessly, looking at plants, books, clothes and...