Australia is a continent of extremes with Queensland generally going through two types of weather per year; dry, clear and cool or wet, muggy and hot.
The recent bout of arid conditions, coupled with crystal-clear sunshine days means that the National Parks in Queensland, Australia are in top condition for discovery through camping, hiking and four-wheel driving.
We took advantage of the 25+ days of no rain to head out and explore a spot we had not visited previously: Conondale National Park. Approximately 130km North West of Brisbane in South East Queensland, the reserve spans an enormous 35,000+ hectares.
To gain access we had two creek crossings to make. The waters at this time of year were less than half a metre deep, but it was still a thrill to take the vehicle pummelling into the glassy, ice-cold streams.
We were at once surrounded by trees, hundreds of years’ old, rainforest with towering palms and other native plant life of every shade of green ever conceived. With our windows down, crisp country air rich with the scent of earth began filling our nostrils and immediately grabbing our attention, its’ coolness like a slap in the face...▸http://bit.ly/10b3yN1
Article & Photo By:
#travel #Australia #Queensland #NationalPark
- Little Aussie TravellersFounder, 2011 - present
Dreams of Family Travel: Breaking Up With Our Old Selves
When you first decide that long term family travel is your dream, you aren't quite aware of the journey you're about to head out on....
The First Load To Family Travel Freedom | Little Aussie Travellers
Full time family travel around Australia with kids is a journey that has many steps. Here, we take our first step in the journey of living o
Bright Biz - w3PAGES: Port Macquarie's Local Business Directory
w3PAGES: Port Macquarie's Local Business Directory. Search w3PAGES online business directory to find products and services from local and na
Clairejustineoxox: Viva Strawberry & Cinnamon Toasties...
The prefect breakfast in bed recipe! Surprise your Valentine with this easy yet impressive toastie, which is also delicious made with fruit
Accommodation: Kangaroo Island Where to Stay | Little Aussie Travellers
For a little island, Kangaroo Island offers a huge range of accommodation options for every budget. Want to know where to stay? We've got th
Sleeping Gear for Camping - Need to Know Options | Little Aussie Travellers
Want the most comfortable sleep possible on your camping trip while travelling Australia? We take a look at the types of camp bedding availa
Best Family Attractions | Little Aussie Travellers
Home; About; Contact; Where We've Been (Map). Follow us on Twitter! Follow us on Facebook! Destinations. NSW Destinations; NT Desination
Australian Eclipse Photos | Little Aussie Travellers
Photos from the eclipse that Australia experienced tonight: (The last one is my fave)