Road Trip Around Australia | Getting Set Up

So you’ve decided you want to road trip around Australia and you’re in the planning stages now? This is a great idea! We had the same idea, but finding the answers to the many questions I had, proved time-consuming and a little bit frustrating. Though we searched high and low, the answers were all over the place. So we decided that we wanted to help others; those that are as excited about travelling around Australia as we were, who have a seemingly insatiable desire to read everything they can about the topic, and who love planning everything that they possibly

Enjoying the dusty back roads of Australia

I saw a picture once, of a 4WD on one of the long, straight dusty back roads of Australia. The road was red and dusty and stretched out into an impossibly blue sky. You could imagine the heat radiating off that road, the flies annoying your every breath and the slight breeze that did nothing to take away any of the heat. There’s something about that picture that radiated more than just heat, it radiated other, intangible things. It radiated feelings like freedom, adventure… and living. And I’ve been chasing that ‘feeling’ ever since. When we decided to do this

When Plans Change (And What The Plan is Anyway)

It happens, huh. Plans change, people change their minds, finances change, jobs change. There’s always change. With what we have planned (or more correctly, not planned) for this trip, I think we’re going to have to get used to plans changing. All. The. Time. So what’s changed about our plans, you ask? Well, instead of leaving mid-August, we’re now leaving beginning of July. What the?!?! Our three month runway of saving and preparing has just been cut in half to six weeks. And we’re so excited! We’ve had a re-structure at my job, and while it hasn’t affected my role