This is my home.

Welcome to my special “VICTORIA” series.

I was born in the city of Melbourne and always see it as my home town. But now I’m a country girl through and through, settled in the beautiful region of Gippsland. I’m blessed to love everything that this great state has to offer and now I get to share it with you.

Stories from my backyard.

 

Looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, romantic mini break or timeout with your better half? Marysville has a lot to offer and is considered one of the top places to visit in Victoria. It’s no …

The perfect Mornington Peninsula day trip involves scenic bay views, fine local produce, a winery or two, a dramatic coastal walk and strolling through seaside villages. Only an hours drive from Melbourne, this Morning Peninsula …

My stay at the 5 star Werribee Mansion Hotel and Spa was the perfect weekend getaway. It was filled with luxury comforts, indoor swimming,  strolling the extensive gardens and visiting the nearby Werribee Zoo. Though …

Gorgeous Metung on the Gippsland Lakes is 311 km from Melbourne, Victoria. This sleepy seaside village in winter comes to life during the warmer months. Board walks along the bay, calm water activities and a …

Metung is an ideal getaway for couples, groups of friends and families. While there is a range of accommodation options here, The Moorings Metung offers something a bit more special. It’s prime location and well …

Looking for things to do on Phillip Island? The Swan Lake Trail is located on Ventnor Road, just before the Penguin Parade car park and on the same road which takes you to the Nobbies. …

There are a lot of amazing Yarra Valley accommodation options to choose from. From Bed and Breakfast to Historic Manors and Vineyard Resorts. It’s a beautiful part of Victoria to visit.  For my weekend away, …

Looking for new holiday destinations in Victoria. Why not a new style of travelling too with these Victoria Travel ideas.    GLAMPING  VICTORIA – for those seeking some added luxury Chances are, if you grew …

 Desperate to get out of the city! Maybe it’s time for a one day trips from Melbourne that will have you exploring once again. This is a compilation of some of my favourite spots that can be …

This Pan Pacific Melbourne Review covers everything to expect from staying in the Panoramic Suite. Whether for a birthday celebration, an anniversary or just because, the Pan Pacific offers the ultimate romantic Melbourne escape. Our …

Fancy a Melbourne bike ride along the beach?  The Port Phillip Bay bike track is a popular choice with gorgeous beach side paths winding their way for miles.  Every Australia Day it has become my …

A Melbourne river cruise to Williamstown is the perfect day out for visitors. Whether you are a local or from out of town, this is a great way to see the city from a whole …

The Werribee Open Range Zoo is conveniently located only 30 minutes outside of Melbourne. This popular family day out attracts up to 500.000 visitors per year. Unlike other zoos, Werribee is an African themed zoo …

Local and International visitors are heading south for good reason. With so many free things to do in Melbourne, this tourist friendly city has a lot to offer. How to see Melbourne for FREE. I recently …

Camping Baw Baw NP is the perfect remote location. But it could be anywhere, because let’s face it, AUSSIES LOVE TO CAMP! It’s the one time we can mix adventure with relaxation. From beach side …

Halls Gap, located a 3 hour drive north of Melbourne and the base for your exciting weekend at Grampians National Park. Internationally renowned, the park packs some truly outstanding hikes for all levels of fitness. …