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Slide Day trips Five things day trips answers
  • Short on time and want to explore the region.
  • Change of scenery in a short period of time.
  • Take a break from the usual routines.
  • Get out into the countryside, be active.
  • A central location avoids changing locations every night.
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Brisbane & Queensland

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A DAY IN IPSWICH

Exploring transport history

Ipswich is the birthplace of Queensland’s rail history. The very first train to run in Queensland was a steam train that travelled from Ipswich…

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Hobart & Tasmania

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BRUNY ISLAND

Day trip for food lovers

The focus of this day trip is a food experience Bruny, a wildlife and scenery delight. Eight reasons to go to Bruny Island on a day trip…

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10 REASONS TO VISIT RICHMOND

Day trip from Hobart

Richmond is a microcosm of Hobart and Launceston rolled into one very cute town. Heritage buildings of course in spades, vineyards and…

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Melbourne & Victoria

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MOORABOOL VALLEY

A day trip from Geelong

Being a half hour or so from Geelong it makes sense to spend a few days in G’town. Moorabool day trip, what to eat & drink: guide…

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MORNINGTON PENINSULA

A heritage day tour

The Mornington Peninsula is a firm favourite for locals with weekends awash with locals hanging out in sun washed vineyards…

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HEALESVILLE WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

A day trip from Melbourne

Thinking about what to do and the weather isn’t great. Engage with the guides and get up close and personal with the local wildlife.

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Perth & Western Australia

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SWAN VALLEY

A day trip from Perth

The Swan Valley is awash with eateries, cafes, artisan preserves and confectionary taste treats. Five must do reasons to visit the Swan Valley…

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OUR INTERARIES ARE WORTH IT …

Packed with details

Lots of facts where, when, how and what is required for every destination. Weather forecasts, route maps, links to websites, advice on best time to go, it is suitable for children, are there toilets and cafes, is the walk easy and how long, where can I stay and where to book for a guided tour, is the place easy to access, do I need a car or can I use public transport, what other things are there to do other than my planned tour experience, is it expensive …

Facts that matter

Not simply a description of an activity, booking details, when the place is open, reminders to check seasonal opening schedule, a location map, recommended duration for visit, are dogs allowed, is it suitable for children, hidden drawbacks of getting to a place are described in detail so that you can make an informed decision.

Choices

A reason why we have picked a destination / activity is always given to assist you decide whether that’s what you want to do.  And then we add extras like choices, detours, choices just in case you want to decide to do something different.  Different things for different people, garden visits versus white water rafting we give you a choice that does not cost you anything extra.  It’s part of the deal.

Mobile friendly & offline mapping

Our subscribers are given travel pack information and reading material as background facts to ensure you have everything at your fingertips.  The information is always mobile friendly.  Have Wifi then it is your information 24/7.  Information is the power to decide, to be spontaneous while on holiday, to have a great experience, to have fun and enjoy the holiday.  That’s what it is about with our itineraries.

Travel virtually first

You need to travel on a virtual journey, visually you can check out a place with our growing library of youtube clips about a place.  Plus factual photos of the steps, the path to the place and how the place looks in real life. Reality plus a bit of glamour gives you confidence we know what we are talking about is the real deal.