Festivals

Australia Day 2015 Cairns

Australia Day in Cairns

January 27th 2015

  Wow – what an epic day!   With all of our mates back at home in Melbourne, we occupied ourselves by trying to have the most Australian Australia Day possible, and that meant checking out all of the fun …

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Stoneography

How to Celebrate Australia Day

January 23rd 2015

Australia Day is a day of celebration, to embrace all the things that makes Australia unique – our beautiful landscapes, our kooky wildlife, our love of sports, live music, gorgeous beaches, and the great Australian spirit.  The awesome thing about Australia Day is that it’s …

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Birdsville

Outback Tracks : Birdsville Track

November 3rd 2014

  We were excited about driving the Birdsville Track after hearing so much praise from other travellers.  Unfortunately, our biggest highlight about the track was being pulled over by the police to be breathalysed.   The track was really boring, …

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Henley On Todd

NT Events : Henley On Todd Regatta, Alice Springs

September 13th 2014

  In most cases, clouds do have a silver lining.  After returning to Alice Springs with car issues, we were able to stick around for the 53rd Annual Henley On Todd Regatta.  This unique event is NT’s longest running event …

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Lasseters Camel Cup

NT Events : Lasseters Camel Cup, Alice Springs

September 8th 2014

  We were stoked to find out that the Camel Cup was on during our final weekend in Alice Springs.  At the last minute, we contacted the organisers of the event and scored media passes so that we could have …

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Alice Springs Show

NT Events : The Alice Springs Show

September 1st 2014

  We were lucky enough to be in town for the 55th Annual Alice Springs Show, a two day event that gives the community a cracking good time.  It showcases everything from carnival games, rides, dagwood dogs and fairy floss …

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Alice Springs Beanie Festival

NT Events : The Alice Springs Beanie Festival

August 24th 2014

  There are festivals for just about anything these days – tuna, tomatoes, mud, moose shit, cheese rolling, goat tossing, sumo wrestlers with crying babies – but if your heart belongs to beanies, the Alice Springs Beanie Festival is the festival …

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Australia Day

Australia Day in Darwin

January 29th 2014

The best way to celebrate Australia Day is with your best mates, but because all of our best mates are back in Melbourne, we focused our attention on how Darwin celebrates Australia Day.  We wanted to do as much as …

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Stoneography

Happy Australia Day!

January 26th 2014

Are you ready with your snags and your flip flops and your beer?  Are you close to a body of water like the beach or a pool? Do you have your radio tuned to the Triple J Hottest 100, ready …

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NYE Feature

Happy New Year Everyone!

January 1st 2014

Happy 2014 to all our wonderful family, friends, fans and followers!   We hope you had a super fun and safe New Years Eve celebration surrounded by the people you love.  We had our Darwin buddies with us this year …

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Territory Day

Experience : Territory Day

September 14th 2013

    Territory Day is on the 1st of July every year in the Northern Territory and celebrates the anniversary of the start of the Territory’s self-governance in 1978.  While it isn’t a public holiday, the main attraction is the …

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Derby Mud Crab Races

Experience : Derby Mud Crab Races

June 24th 2013

We timed our arrival to Derby around the first bout of Mud Crab Races.  We rocked up at the Mary Island Fishing Club at around 4pm, grabbed a cheap beverage from the shed and sat down to soak up the …

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Exhausted!

Staying Fit for Charity

May 4th 2013

We arrived in Geraldton on a Saturday afternoon and went straight to the Visitor Information Centre to find out what was on for the weekend.  Juz found out there was a charity run the next morning for Oxfam and without …

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