Category Archives: Scenic Drives & Lookouts

Hinze Dam

Twenty years since my last visit to Hinze Dam I haven’t visited Hinze Dam for over twenty years and I must say it wasn’t on my short list either. With the upgrade over, it looks like Hinze Dam may have fallen off the Tourism landscape. A Facebook friend asked if I had been there lately… Continue Reading

Discover the Tweed Coast

Discover the Tweed Coast

Visited Tweed Heads Lately? Read on and discover the beautiful Tweed Coast.. 1. Razorback Lookout your starting point to discover the Tweed Coast 12months ago I visited Razorback Lookout and promised myself that I was going to explore some of the locations that can be seen below from this small plateau over looking beautiful Tweed… Continue Reading

Purlingbrook Falls

Purlingbrook Falls

Purlingbrook Falls Circuit Only nature lovers need apply…. While eating my ‘Best of All Lookout’ toasted sandwich, at the Dancing Waters Cafe, I was contemplating whether to walk the Purlingbrook Falls Circuit. I hadn’t planned on doing a 4km bush walk and wasn’t really prepared. But what did I really need, a bottle of water,… Continue Reading

Best of All Lookout

Springbrook National Park What’s in a name? I must admit I have seen this phrase ‘Best of all Lookout’ on a number of websites and wondered who would call it that, why not a real name reflecting the location. The only way to find the answer is to visit the lookout and see why it… Continue Reading

Mount Warning Climb

Wollumbin National Park is Now Opened. Click here for details.   There is still lots to do in this region,  Northern NSW features breathtaking country check out these links for alternative day trips Scenic Drives The Best of Northern NSW Mount Warning Hiking Trail Mt Warning climb is best described as four hours of strenuous… Continue Reading

Oceanwalk Palm Beach to Miami Beach – Gold Coast

Oceanway Palm Beach to Miami Beach After being distracted over the last few months with 3 overseas business trips, it was time to have a decent walk not just a stroll along the beach. This walk is around 14 kilometres round trip not a biggie for seasoned walkers but none the less a fair walk.… Continue Reading