Category: On The Go

Morning takeaways for GC coffee lovers

April 28, 2015 - 3 min read

The Caffeine Capsule Have you ever been to a coffee joint on wheels? Well now is your chance. If you’re out and about in Varsity Lakes make sure you hunt The Caffeine Capsule down for a well-trusted cup of joe. The man behind the van is Andrew, and you’ll be happy to know he can make a mean […]

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GC activities to do before winter arrives

April 22, 2015 - 4 min read

Start your day off with a coastal breeze BMD Northcliffe Surf Life Saving Club Surf clubs are known for providing you with a good hearty feed while watching the waves roll in on the coastline and the BMD Northcliffe Surf Life Saving Club is no different. The atmosphere at this venue is really is unique. […]

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Must visit cafes before uni in the Gong

April 22, 2015 - 3 min read

While we all love our coffee, with the wild weather in Wollongong at the time being please be sure to stay safe on the roads when venturing to these cafes. The Giddy Goat Located just a kilometre south of the University of Wollongong, stop in at The Giddy Goat for your morning heart starter before […]

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Burgers, bowling & beers in Wollongong

April 21, 2015 - 3 min read

Burgers Jimmy’s Burger Bar Okay so you’ve worked hard all day and finally managed to escape the clutches of the daily grind, it’s time to gather the pack and get stuck in at Jimmy’s Burger Bar. Not your average burger palace, the dining area is filled with funky surroundings and kooky graffiti-style designs all over […]

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History lover's guide to Newcastle

April 21, 2015 - 3 min read

One stop history shop Newcastle Museum What better way to indulge in some history than visiting the local museum? As you step foot into the Newcastle Museum the first thing you’ll notice is the vibrant and welcoming atmosphere, then secondly the feeling of excitement as you immerse yourself in all the antique objects and tales […]

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A day of waterfalls & lookouts in Tambo

April 20, 2015 - 3 min read

Grab some coffee Spice Of Life Cafe & Deli If you’re going to fully experience Tamborine Mountain for all it’s worth, you’re going to want to be 100 per cent awake. Step into Spice Of Life Cafe and Deli for a range of wholesome gourmet breakfast options and a tasty pick-me-up in the form of […]

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See Whitsundays without going bankrupt

April 13, 2015 - 3 min read

If you’re looking to budget your Whitsundays adventure, don’t make the same mistake as other travellers and stay on one of the Whistunday Islands. While the islands are gorgeous and full of fun activities, the accommodation, as well as most other things, will cost you an arm and a leg. The smarter travellers set their base at Airlie Beach […]

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Top 5 bottleshops in the Gong

April 2, 2015 - 3 min read

If you are struggling to find the perfect bottle for your special occasion, let us help. Here some of the most loved bottles in Australia, from every spectrum of the industry. 1. THE WHITE – Alkoomi Black Label Frankland River Riesling 2014 2. THE RED – Henschke Mount Edelstone 2012 3. THE ROSÉ – Groove Estate Wines, Zinfamous 2010, Hilltops, NSW 4. THE SPARKLING – Hanging […]

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Family fun day extravaganza in Hammo

March 27, 2015 - 4 min read

If you’ve been to Hamilton Island, you’ll know that the place is home to incredible views, crystal blue water and amazing subtropical weather. Everything you could ever ask for. Although basking in the ambiance of Hamilton Island will more than satisfy the oldies, the kids are all about what activities they will be running amok at. Snorkeling It’s […]

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Surfer's guide to the Coffs Coast

March 26, 2015 - 4 min read

Surf spot #1 – Park Beach Located in the Heart of Coffs Harbour this little beach is the perfect place to take the kids out to learn how to surf or for those surfers who don’t feel like travelling out of Coffs Harbour. Popular for water sports, fishing, swimming and surfing alike, it has many nearby facilities if you’re […]

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