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Be a Holiday Hero

When you holiday in Australia you support Regional and Indigenous-owned jobs and businesses.

From the obvious like the airport staff, your tour guides or hotel and campground staff to service stations, cafes & bars and the truck drivers that deliver the stock, your choice to holiday in Australia creates a positive ripple effect across the nation.

Hi, My Name is Bel. It’s my mission to help you find an Australian holiday you love.

For some reason, Aussies don’t always see what the rest of the world sees – a big beautiful country so full of awe inspiring wildlife, places, culture and food adventures that they will fly from the other side of the world to visit.

My goal is to change that through useful resources to help you visit regional areas of Australia. In a covid era world it’s time to get out and see Australia.


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The best hotel pools in Cairns & Far North Queensland

The best hotel pools in Cairns & Far North Queensland

BelindaJan 15, 20227 min read

If you are looking for the best hotel pools in Cairns & Far North Queensland here is a cheat sheet…


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HOLIDAY IDEAS ALL OVER AUSTRALIA
Accommodation with a heated pool on the Gold Coast

Accommodation with a heated pool on the Gold Coast

BelindaMay 25, 202213 min read

**Feature Image – Marriott Hotel by Tourism and Event Queensland** A holiday is a big investment and its a massive disappointment to save all year for a holiday in Queensland,…

How to save to travel when you have no money

How to save to travel when you have no money

BelindaMay 4, 202214 min read

The information on this website is for general information only.It should not be taken as constituting financial advice and I am not a financial advisor. This information is my experience…

Resorts in Port Douglas with a Swim up Bar

Resorts in Port Douglas with a Swim up Bar

BelindaApr 14, 20226 min read

A swim-up bar is the best, most novelty way to feel like you are on a holiday and Port Douglas has long been the quintessential tropical resort destination in Australia.…

Planning a holiday – holiday planning tips from a travel industry employee

Planning a holiday – holiday planning tips from a travel industry employee

BelindaAug 22, 20179 min read

When I was a travel agent everyone planning a holiday would tell me they wanted the ‘cheapest’ hotel available. When I asked a few more questions it turned out this…

Going Rental on the Gibb River Road

Going Rental on the Gibb River Road

BelindaOct 13, 201411 min read

**This post has not been updated since it was first published in 2014** Three years, eight months and 26 days ago I fell in love with the Kimberley while on…

Bushwalking for beginners – How to start bushwalking in Australia when you are an overweight beginner

Bushwalking for beginners – How to start bushwalking in Australia when you are an overweight beginner

BelindaMar 23, 202211 min read

Are you scared to try bushwalking because you are unfit or overweight? Bushwalking can seem intimidating if you have never been before but it’s actually a really easy and cheap…

Wild weekends away in Victoria

Wild weekends away in Victoria

BelindaMar 23, 20224 min read

When it comes to planning holidays, we often first look to far flung corners of the earth, or at minimum faraway places in Australia. But what many Victorians don’t realise…

Resorts with swim out rooms australia

Resorts with swim out rooms australia

BelindaFeb 17, 202210 min read

If you haven’t heard of them before a swim out room is a hotel or resort room that opens straight into the shared hotel pool – you can literally swim…

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