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A Gourmet Tour – Wollumbin Mt Warning Tourist Drive

November 23, 2014 - The Tweed

From Byron through to the Tweed and beyond, whenever you look west Mt Warning is in the distance. Mt Warning was named by Captain Cook as a reference point which warned of the treacherous coast line in the area. Today we’re starting in Murwillumbah and taking the Wollumbin Mt Warning Tourist drive to have a …

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From Coast to Country on the Tweed River

November 22, 2014 - Southern Gold Coast

It’s another beautiful day on the Tweed Coast! We are standing on the NSW Queensland border and watching the surfers on the most Northern beach in NSW. Can you guess where we are? We’re at the Point Danger lookout. The surfers below are riding a famous surf break known as D’bah. (pronounced Dee-bah) I’m sure …

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Okay so they went bananas

November 6, 2014 - Coffs Coast & Bellingen

In the Gumbaynggirr dreaming the giant goanna formed Macauleys Headland and it is in the lee of this headland that acclaimed local water photographer Tom Woods from ST Surf Images swims out into the line up. Sophie, Nick and Lucy revel in the small conditions as local surfers go about their early morning ritual and …

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Gigs, glamping, teepees and taste in Gloucester and The Manning Valley

October 19, 2014 - Manning Valley

On the surface, Gloucester is a fairly typical NSW country town. But scratch that surface and you will find people who want to live here, cafes that serve killer coffee, parks that honour the indigenous history and farmers’ markets that celebrate produce plucked straight from the Earth. To get a feel for the town, we …

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A Change Is As Good As A Holiday….

October 17, 2014 - Great Lakes

Change. Some love it, others do all they can to avoid it but ultimately, it’s what life is all about. And while travelling through the Great Lakes these past few days, with my young family in tow, I’m constantly reminded of the changing role of the holiday-style parent. Regular rules relax, bed times become very negotiable, meals …

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