Part 9: Billabong Sanctuary and Cairns

Date: 05.01.16. (Day 17) Destination: Billabong Sanctuary - Cairns Accommodation: Hotel "Holiday Inn" Today we're leaving Arlie Beach to travel to Cairns, another city next to the Great Barrier Reef. We checked out of our campsite at about 6 a.m. and hit the road as there were 624 km to Cairns. We made an improvised … Continue reading Part 9: Billabong Sanctuary and Cairns

Part 8: Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

Date: 04.01.16. (Day 16) Destination: The Great Barrier Reef - Arlie Beach Accommodation: Campsite "Flametree" Today we are going to live one of the highlights of the trip - The Great Barrier Reef. I was really looking forward to visiting this amazing place, an Australian icon. I'd never been snorkelling before and I couldn't have … Continue reading Part 8: Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

Part 7: Arlie Beach and Whitsunday Island

Date: 31.12.15. (Day 12) Destination: Arlie Beach Accommodation: Campsite "Flametree" We left our campsite in Pomona at 6.30 am and hit the road as there were 985 km ahead to our next destination - Arlie Beach. We were really  looking forward to getting there because of its closeness to the Great Barrier Reef and Whitsunday … Continue reading Part 7: Arlie Beach and Whitsunday Island

Part 6: Noosa and Fraser Island

Date: 28.12.15. (Day 9) Destination: Noosa - Pomona Accommodation: Pomona Caravan Park Our ninth day in Australia is about to start. After leaving our campsite in Coolangata, we headed for Noosa. After getting to one of Queensland's star attractions, we tried getting accommodation in a tourist office. It was a bit of a shock  to … Continue reading Part 6: Noosa and Fraser Island

Part 5: Brisbane, Gold Coast and Byron Bay

Date: 26.12.15. (Day 7) Destination: Brisbane - Burleigh Heads - Surfers Paradise Accommodation: Burleigh Beach Tourist Park We started our seventh day in the third biggest city in Australia - Brisbane. We spent the morning  visiting this sun-kissed place. We walked one part of this route. I love cities with a river because it provides … Continue reading Part 5: Brisbane, Gold Coast and Byron Bay