Does anyone know if travel insurance cover bunjee jumping?
We will be in Darwin in July and my husband has always want to go barra fishing. Can anyone recommend an operator? I have seen Helifishing but that would be too pricey and we are going to Kakadu ourselves afterwards.
itinerary for 2 months in Australia without a car
We are planning an Aussie road trip in a camper (RV or campervan), starting in the Barossa Valley in Adelaide, heading along the coast route to the Great Ocean road. Plan is to drive from Melbourne to Sydney, up the east coast and all the way to Noosa.
Have been doing some research and there seems to be a few options in Australia; - buy a used camper from a private sale (resell after trip) - buy a camper from a private dealer - hire one - rideshare with other travelers
Came across this guide from an Aussie site which recommends buying a used camper through a private sale, as you can get a better deal; blog.gumtree.com.au/backpack...
Leaning towards a used camper to buy as RVs from private dealers seem kind of expensive.
Does anyone have any experience with the above sites or can recommend hiring, buying or other?
Im going on a cruise from Sydney to Fiordland National Park. When the ship docks are there tours you can take from there?
Would like to check if you guys have any recommendation in 1 day tour (depart on Sunday)
I would like to visit Yanchep, Lancelin and Nambung National Park (Pinnacles). Most that I check includes Caversham wild life park (not interested in that).
Hi, Me and my sister are looking to come to Perth for a month and we are looking for accommodation and jobs but have no luck. where are the nicest hostels obv as cheap as possible??? and help at all would be great.
Thanks in advance
if you could only to one park visit would it be kakadu or litchfield, and why. plus any other must sees in Darwin only got 5 days
We'll be on the South Island of New Zealand for 10 days at the end of July. The country is so beautiful I'm overwhelmed with what to do in so little time. Any suggestions would be incredibly appreciated!
Were planning on seeing:
-fiordland national park
-skiing in queenstown - but what mountain??
-Cadbury factory haha
Thanks so much in advance for any ideas!!
Curious as to how much the hostels actually cost? I reserved a bed at the beachcomber for $12 a night. Im really curious as to how much I'll have to pay for food and the resort fee? Also any advice on budget backpacking in Fiji would be much appreciated! Thanks!
Hello, we are 4 bestfriends who will be traveling to Perth from Oct27-Nov5 (10days&9nights). We are on a tight budget. Our budgets are approx $1000 each. Or less.
We need advice/suggestions/ recommendations on:
-travel sequence & activities (as we will be staying for quite sometime, where should we go first, and what are some free or low cost activities we can do? We're planning to go to Rottnest..should we stay there for a night or 2??)
-accomodations ( we've searched online and through websites such as airbnb but we have problem finding the right locations for us to stay as we do not have our travel sequence planned out yet. We're also not sure to stay at one place the whole time we're there or change as we move along?)
-transportations (could you suggest the cheapest ways for us to go around perth while we move along from one place to another?)
We are really new at planning our own trips, your help would really help us a lot. Please & thank you :)
Hi, how far is it to walk from the car park to the Sand dunes? Is it an easy walk for kids?
Also, is sand boarding advisable here? Thanks!
Right now I'm in New Zealand and I'll be back home in less than three weeks. So i was thinking about what i am going to buy to take back home, especially food. I wanted to take back a kumara, a sweet potato, to try to plant it at home. But the problem is that i don't know if i can take back fresh vegetables. Can you guys help me?
from Beacon Cove Port Melbourne to A'Beckett street( Melbourne car rentals)..it's near the jucntion with Elizibeth street,........ I know I can get 109 tram to Eliziabeth st and change to La Trobe st. then walk........................................
I am thinking of a taxi around..$16 ?...and believe they don't charge for luggage .....could someone please confirm whether I am right and also ,must melbourne taxis they put on the meter, and do you tip taxi drivers ?...............
other ideas for this trip would be welcome
Can anyone recommend a tour operator for up to a fourteen day trip. I have found several but cannot locate any postings about them.
What is the road surface and condition between the above destinations please?
We are planning to travel/drive from Queensland to Christchurch on 3 June 2015, taking the route highways 8, 83 and 1.
Is this route okay at this time of the year?
Hello. I am taking a train to Frankston station but how do I get to Mornington Peninsula?
Hi! Would like to know how much is to bring for a 2 weeks vacation in Perth. Hope someone can tell me cause I will be going there in October and I would like to do some planning with the budget .
Thank you in advance
We are thinking of going to Fiji in late November and are wondering what is included in Hotels. We are from Canada and tried to find out if any meals are included with Expedia. Would appreciate some input. Thanks
Hi everyone, we have about 2 hours to kill between landing in Nadi and our transfer out to the islands. Can anyone suggest something to do in this time. We don't want to go too far from the airport, and would prefer something in walking distance, but don't mind a short taxi ride.
Thanks in advance
Apparently on the first Sunday of each month there is an event in the square. I would really appreciate if someone could advise what it is and when would be the best time to visit. Merci.
Hi there -
Anyone have any tips/suggestions for paying this?
My wife needs a visa and the advice from the High Commission in Australia is that the fee (SBD$200) needs to be paid direct to the Ministry of Commerce, Labour and Immigration in Honiara. They suggest "find someone who can pay it for you there."
Needless to say, this is a bit difficult if you don't live there!
Has anyone managed to find someone who can assist with this at a reasonable price?
This policy seems ridiculous and certainly isn't encouraging tourism!
Hello, I would travel to Australia next week, I have an adapter with 2 pins slanted instead of 3 pins (2 slanted and 1 for grounding), do you have any suggestion that the 2 pins only would work on Australia? Thank you for any help.
Anyone here tried a deal from Travel Online?
Found this cruise tour for 2N - Brisbane to Sydney - travelonline.com/cruises/des...
But would like to hear your opinion if others have tried it with them and how was it? If this is good for a family? How worth it?
Thanks a lot J.
Can I get a taxi or any other transport from halls gap to wonderland car park
I will be staying at the halls gap motel. ( I know I can walk up from Halls Gap, but it will be a bit too far for me)
I want to start my walk from the wonderland car park, then down to halls gap on the front of the mountain path.
Is the any way I can get a taxi or anything from the motel to the car park on morning?
1. where is the best place to buy wine and beer in queenstown, southland, westcoast, around picton?
2. Are the supermarkets the same pricing for meat (beef, chicken beasts)? Which supermarket chain has the best deals?
3. Is BBQ in NZ charcoal or electricity ? What do I need to buy if I want to do BBQ at my accomodation? For eg, BBQ utensils, butter? oil? seasoning? etc Do I hv to stock all these items up? What are the basic seasoning provided there?
4. Is coffee provided at guesthouse, backpackers, hostels in the morning? I would like to hv coffee before I drive to wake up and need to get coffee somewhere if possible!
OR can someone tell me what are the things I hv to stock up at the supermarket before I start my road trip becos these items are not provided at any accomodation in NZ.
5. I intend to rent a car to stock up at a cheaper price for travel. I hv heard of fuel savings programme at supermarket in NZ and wonder what is this about?
6. Where can I buy bluff oysters if I am not intending to drive up to bluff. I would love to try local seafood, and so far I have only heard of bluff oysters. Can someone tell me more on what type of local seafood and fish I should buy and try at local supermarket? I heard NZ has lots of such good food and I am getting hungry reading alone! THANKS.
Hi we are moving to Australia this August melbourne hopefully bayside mckinnon.. I like the look of the area and the school is know it's a government school. We are coming over on my husband 457 visa does anyone know if I have to pay school fees? And how much
Does anyone have info on the area mckinnon?
Can anyone suggest somewhere else in bayside that's nice with a good school government?
That is close to the train line my husband will be working in the cbd thankyou so much for your help :)
Hi there I'm a recent UK graduate looking to spend a year abroad and improve my French working in New Caledonia. Can anyone help me out with information on the cost of living/rent and how difficult it would be to find work once over there?
Even if you could recommend some useful websites for information that would be a huge help!