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Travelling the Great Ocean Road Jan 30

Travelling the Great Ocean Road

Travelling the Great Ocean Road

There is no time like now for checking out this magnificent section of Victoria’s coastline. The Great Ocean Road was added to Australia’s National Heritage list in 2011. Unfortunately, due to natural erosion by strong winds and rough seas, parts of the natural limestone stacks and archways have already crumbled away.

The Great Ocean Road was built by returned soldiers after World War I as a war memorial between 1919 and1936. Here is showcased some of our most spectacular coastline runs, extending through several national parks. Stretching from Torquay to Warrnambool, near Portland, the road is a popular route for tourists and there are some excellent walking tracks, making this trip perfect for hikers and campers.

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5 Ways To See Sydney By Boat Jan 24

5 Ways To See Sydney By Boat

5 Ways To See Sydney By Boat

When a city like Sydney is blessed with such an incredibly beautiful harbour (not to mention its rivers and beaches) you can bet your bottom dollar that one of the best possible ways to see it is to jump on a boat and set sail, me hearties! From Sydney Harbour cruises to kayaking adventures, there is certainly no shortage of ways to have fun on the water in beautiful Sydney. Here, we share five of the best ways to get your sea legs and get a different perspective on the Harbour City.

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