Category: Things To Do

November 9, 2015

Port Macquarie: Our 5 Favourite Beaches

Home to more than 18 stunning beaches, Port Macquarie is without a doubt one of the most popular seaside locations in Australia. We’ve done our research to bring you some of the best seaside spots to visit, as well as a few fun activities to try while you’re at it! Grab your swimmers, slap on […]

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November 5, 2015

Retirement Money-Makers: Turning Hobbies Into Cash

Cashing In On Unique Skills If you’ve picked up a number of specialised skills throughout your working years, it’s time to cash in! Do you have a passion for creating different kinds of arts and crafts? You can sell your creations at arts and crafts markets or even on online stores such as Etsy. If […]

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October 30, 2015

See The Amazing Northern Territory from the Sky

1. The MacDonnell Ranges  Spanning 644km, the Macdonnell Ranges are comprised of rugged, tree-fringed peaks. The highest of these is Mount Zeil, which has an elevation of 1,531 metres. Colourful ochre pits are found amidst the mountains, and the beautiful Simpsons Gap (a picturesque gorge sacred to the Arrernte people) is located in the western […]

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October 29, 2015

Fishing Gear No Tackle Box Should Be Without

1. Fishing Scent Everyone has their favourite homegrown techniques for catching fish. However, if you want to improve your chances of reeling in the winners, fishing scent is a must. Often times, fishing scents are available as a gel-like substance that you smear onto your bait or lure. There are different scents for salt and […]

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October 27, 2015

5 Tips For Stress Free Wedding Photos

1. Keep it Short & Sweet Plan a simple “shot list”, which details the people and combinations for group photos and portraits. This list will make it extremely easy for the photographer to wrap up the session much quicker, and remove that distant relative or wedding crasher that you don’t want in your wedding photos. […]

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Bait & Fish: Matchmaking in Wollongong

Check out our guide for selecting the right bait for the right fish. Flathead A popular fish species around Australia, Flatheads have firm, whitish flesh and vary in eating quality. The optimal time to fish for Flathead is in summer, so it’s definitely time to warm up those rods! The best bait for Flatheads include: […]

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October 26, 2015

Frightfully Fun Halloween Makeup Ideas

1. Wraith/Spirit Inspired by a promotional poster for American Horror Story, this look requires black and white face paint. That’s it. Simply cover your face in white paint, give yourself some serious panda eyes and let them drip. Cover yourself in a white sheet and voilà! Spooooookyyyy. 2. Chelsea Grin A popular SFX makeup look […]

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October 24, 2015

5 Reasons To Visit The Southern Highlands

1. The Pleasant Temperature Located between Sydney and Canberra and just over an hour from the South Coast, the Southern Highlands is home to low humidity levels and a cool, temperate climate. If you’re closer to the coast or travelling from up-north, this change in temperature will be all too welcome from the inescapable muggy […]

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October 22, 2015

Getting Your Boat Licence In Townsville

When do you need a marine licence? In Queensland, you must have a licence to drive a recreational boat if it has an engine power greater than 4.5kW. This boat is to be used only for recreational activities, and not business, trade or commerce. To drive a personal watercraft such as a jet ski, you’ll […]

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October 20, 2015

Experience the Red Centre

Must-See Attractions When Visiting Alice Springs: Take an overnight trip to Uluru — Approx. 5 hours from Alice Springs Alice Springs Reptile Centre — 9 Stuart Terrace, Alice Springs NT 0870 Alice Springs School of the Air — 80 Head St, Alice Springs NT 0871 Royal Flying Doctor Service Tourist Facility — 8-10 Stuart Terrace, Alice […]

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