• Waterfalls in Southern Highlands

    Best Weekend Getaways from Sydney: The Southern Highlands

    Just under 2 hours south of Sydney is easily one of the best weekend getaways from Sydney; the Southern Highlands. The Southern Highlands towns, including Bowral, Berrima, Moss Vale, Mittagong, Fitzroy Falls and Robertson are some of the most picturesque I’ve seen in Australia. The Southern Highlands is also a renowned wine region with over 60 vineyards and 17 cellar doors. These Southern Highlands wineries are highly regarded, having won numerous awards at national and international competitions. For nature lovers, the Southern Highlands are a fantastic destination for waterfall chasing. The Southern Highlands are home to the breathtaking Carrington Falls, Belmore Falls and Fitzroy Falls and all three can be…

  • Wine tasting in Mudgee
    Food & Drink

    My favourite boutique wineries in Australia

    Before moving to Australia, my go-to wines were usually Italian or Spanish. Usually Australian wines had a higher price tag on any wine menu! However, with an abundance of boutique wineries in Australia, and many wineries near Sydney, it’s pretty much all Will and I drink these days. There’s an abundance of wine regions and cellar doors all over Australia, with many wines showcasing and winning coverted awards at international wine competitions. With so many quality, boutique wineries near Sydney, and further afield, we’ve been able to taste lots of delicious wines. Wine tasting is also a perfect activity to do over a weekend, without having to take any leave…