In need of a country escape but only have a weekend up your sleeve? Then hit the road after work on a Friday and head for the rolling hills of the Southern Highlands. Spend the weekend discovering beautiful countryside walks, meeting local kangaroos, wine tasting at picturesque vineyards, exploring quaint little villages or just cozying up in a country cottage. The tranquility of the hills is ready and waiting for you, and even better, it’s just a one hour drive from the city.
For only six weekends of the year, enjoy a rare and special opportunity to enter the enchanting Muogamarra Nature Reserve – a highly protected and incredible area bursting with natural treasures at every twist and turn. Visit between 12th August and 17th September to experience this amazing place transform into an incredible array of colours as the spring wildflowers come into bloom, and enjoy the stunning views overlooking the tranquil Hawkesbury River.
Looking for a day trip that offers stunning views of one of Hawkesbury River’s most beautiful creeks, a peaceful waterside hiking trail where you don’t have to line up behind crowds of tourists, kayaking adventures, and picturesque cafes right on the waterfront, all within a stone’s throw from Sydney? Look no further than Berowra Waters.
We’ve visited the Blue Mountains on a number of occasions, but our favourite weekend was one combining three of our favourite things – horse riding in Megalong…… Read more “Horse riding, hiking and wine tasting in the Blue Mountains”
When you’re craving a break from the city, and only have a day to play with, jump in a car and drive just 50 minutes north of Sydney…… Read more “A day in Ku-ring-gai National Park and Cottage Point”