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qld: hervey bay

a man snorkels on the surface of the water with a humpback whale swimming underneath

Top/favourite whale encounters #4

Here we go – bucket list time! #4 My first time swimming with the whales! (August 2019) Did you know you can swim the whales right here in Australia? There are a few operators on both the east and west coasts that run whale swim tours, so you don’t even need to leave the country […] Read more…

Blink and you miss it – 2019, that is!

Wow, where on earth is 2019 disappearing to? I swear it really is a year of β€˜blink and you miss it’. After my last couple of posts (posted from Sydney) I got back home and promptly came down with the Head Cold From Hell. 😷 (Yes, it deserves capitalisation…) I basically quarantined myself at home […] Read more…

Travel for 2019

When I was thinking about holidays for this year, I decided to do things a bit differently. I LOVE taking long holidays but they’re not always practical (getting leave approved, expense, etc). So this year I wanted to see more of Australia – closer to home, shorter trips. The decision I made was to do […] Read more…