Driving from Townsville to Cooktown via the Bloomfield Track

Who needs the Amalfi Coast when you’ve got North Queensland? The turquoise Coral Sea,  the Daintree World Heritage Rainforest,  waterfalls, pristine beaches, islands, historic towns as well as the occasional crocodile make exploring this part of the state an unforgettable experience. We spent two weeks driving from Townsville to Cooktown via the Bloomfield Track, returning along theContinue reading “Driving from Townsville to Cooktown via the Bloomfield Track”

I didn’t see that coming (a garfish that is)

A fishy tale about an author, a garfish and a beach in North Queensland I love holidays. But I find the planning stage extremely time-consuming and stressful. Will the accommodation be as good as it looks on the web?  Have I got the best deal available? Will there be enough to do for the kidsContinue reading “I didn’t see that coming (a garfish that is)”