Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island – as the name suggests – is a mountainous island 5km offshore from the city of Townsville covering 52km2 and is home to a permanent population of just over 2100. The island gets it’s name from the apparent magnetic effect the island had on Captain Cook’s compass as he sailed by in 1770 […]

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Whitsundays

Sandwiched in the middle of our time in Airlie Beach was our Whitsunday Islands tour! The Whitsunday Islands are one of the must-see places in Australia and there are numerous tours and packages to choose from ranging from day trips to 1-2 week excursions. Although most tours offer pretty much the same itinerary you need […]

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Rainbow Beach

After a week in Noosa pottering around the shops, national parks, everglades and getting our kit off at the nudist beaches we jumped back on the Greyhound and headed to Rainbow Beach – 138km (2hrs 4 mins) away. Rainbow Beach – as the name implies – is known for it’s beautiful coloured sands (post to […]

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Noosa

Time to hit the road again and head to Noosa! Noosa is the playground of the rich and famous, just 136km (1hr 44mins) from Brisbane and home to golden sands, beautiful houses, high-end shopping and the Noosa Everglades. Of the rich and famous the most notable is British business magnate and investor Sir Richard Branson […]

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Robinson Crusoe: Luxury!

As you’d expect Robinson Crusoe Island is a desert island and therefore there’s no running water or mains electricity – which makes showering interesting to say the least! The showers on Robinson Crusoe consist of an ingeniously designed bucket, tap and pulley system – definitely and experience you don’t want to repeat too often. A […]

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Robinson Crusoe Island

As part of our Feejee Experience package we decided to do the Robinson Crusoe add-on (10th September, 2013 – 12th September, 2013). We jumped on the bus and headed into Nadi town where we joined a coach bound for the island. On the coach we met our guide Coby who is, by far, the hardest […]

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