Magic Millions is a horse sales that happens every year at the Gold Coast. They sell racefillies, mares, stallions as well as weanlings and yearling thoroughbreds. When I came to Australia I worked at a thoroughbred stud yard and did the 3 months yearling preparation for the sales in January 2019. At the time my … Continue reading Magic Millions
Walsh's Pyramid. The highest, free standing pyramid in the world. A natural phenomenon. It stands at roughly 922m high and is fairly popular amongst locals and tourists to hike up and today was the day I made it up to the top. I found out about Walsh's Pyramid whilst doing a web search of things … Continue reading Walshs Pyramid
I've been home now a few weeks now and it's given me time to see how much Australia has changed me. Before I left for Australia I was someone who struggled to leave the house without looking like someone who had just had an all day sesh in town, spent the night passed out by … Continue reading New Life Lessons
Our day at Fraser Island started off a bit gloomy. There had been a cyclone hit the area not that long before so when we were staying at Rainbow Beach it was quite rainy but we still went ahead with the tour and I’m glad we did. We got picked up by a 4x4 bus/lorry. … Continue reading Fraser Island
We went to the Great Barrier reef whilst we were staying in Arlie Beach. We caught a boat which took us through and past the Whitsunday island and after about a two hour boat ride we made it to the pontoon at Heart Reef which got it’s name because of the heart shape (duh). I … Continue reading Great Barrier Reef
This place is like a slice of heaven on Earth. You see pictures of this place, hear about it and people describe it but when you are actually there it just takes your breath away. Crystal clear waters, white and I mean white sand and so much natural beauty. We went to the Whitsunday islands … Continue reading Whitsundays!
Hands down, the highlight of this Australian adventure (so far). If you're going to Australia or you're in Australia at the moment GO TO AUSTRALIA ZOO!! You didn't travel this far to not go!! Since I started planning my Australian adventure has been an absolute must for me. Steve Irwin was a childhood icon of … Continue reading Australia Zoo!