Amazing Springwood Park – Try it Today

  What a discovery this location is, Springwood Park situated on Cinderella Drive Springwood, in Logan City’s northern suburbs and only a short drive from Brisbane’s CBD. This is a great place to escape for a day out. With plenty of green grass and small rolling hills, there’s loads of space for the kids to … Continue reading Amazing Springwood Park – Try it Today

UPDATE 👀📣🚭🚯- November 2019. Daisy Hill Conservation Park & Koala Centre

I have had a lot of hits and several enquiries asking for information when visiting the Daisy Hill Conservation Park & Koala Centre. Some details have been updated from my previous Blog and a video added. 🔥Tip: As of writing this blog, November 2019, much of QLD including the Daisy Hill Forest is experiencing severe … Continue reading UPDATE 👀📣🚭🚯- November 2019. Daisy Hill Conservation Park & Koala Centre

Where to Find my Secret Fishing Spot🐠🐟🎣

You don’t need a boat to get some fishing action. As a keen angler, I’m often asked if I have a secret place that I like to go and wet a line and even catch a fish or two. I have a number and as a land-based fisherman one of my favourites when I am … Continue reading Where to Find my Secret Fishing Spot🐠🐟🎣

Ideas for an Excellent Day Trip. We Visit Queens Park Ipswich & the Queens Park Café 🧁🍳🍔☕🍦

A day out was planned and there is nothing like a good coffee and hearty breakfast to kick off the day. ROAD TRIP’N has been there before so it was timely with the Queensland school holidays in full swing that we revisit one of my favourite spots, Queens Park, Ipswich and the Queens Park café. … Continue reading Ideas for an Excellent Day Trip. We Visit Queens Park Ipswich & the Queens Park Café 🧁🍳🍔☕🍦

Mt Coot-tha Forest Park

Secrets I Wish I Knew About – Mount Coot-tha Forest Park – Day Trip

What secrets do the locals know when they want to go and escape the Queensland summer humidity or enjoy a bush setting with walking tracks, BBQ’s, picnic tables and all of this only a 15-minute drive from the Brisbane CBD. That’s where we’ll be Day Trip’n today as we unearth some of the exciting things … Continue reading Secrets I Wish I Knew About – Mount Coot-tha Forest Park – Day Trip

A Road Trip That Will Make You Love the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers – (Day Trip)

We’re heading west out of Brisbane, the car topped up, we’ve grabbed our road trip coffee and looking forward to being a part of the region’s biggest annual event, the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers (click here for further info). Held in Spring (September) each year over 10 days the Carnival of Flowers is a celebration … Continue reading A Road Trip That Will Make You Love the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers – (Day Trip)

Daisy Hill Conservation Park & Koala Centre – Daisy Hill Forest (Day Trip)

Situated 25km south of Brisbane in the northern Logan City suburb of Daisy Hill is the Daisy Hill Conservation Park and Koala Centre, an unexpected gem of a place where the Bush comes to the City. A forested oasis surrounded by urban development where you can escape the city and explore bush trails, go horse … Continue reading Daisy Hill Conservation Park & Koala Centre – Daisy Hill Forest (Day Trip)

The Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha (Day Trip)

Can we guess. The weather has turned on some magnificent Queensland Winter days, you’re wondering how do we get a day trip organised. Well I’ll let you in on a little day trip secret, ROAD TRIP’N has been Bus Trip’n and checked out one of Queensland’s premier subtropical botanic gardens, all within 7 kilometres from … Continue reading The Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha (Day Trip)

ROAD TRIP’N – The Best Of

It has been over six months since ROAD TRIP’N published our first road trip blog. With thousands of kilometres travelled (go the mighty Mazda - Zoom Zoom), we have visited many locations, wandered through Australian history at its best in several Historical Villages, walked mountain and bush trails amongst rain forests and towering Australian gum … Continue reading ROAD TRIP’N – The Best Of

Captain Burke Park – Day Trip

    On my way recently to an appointment in Brisbane’s CBD, driving via Ipswich Road, Mains Road and the Story Bridge my travelling partner while admiring the views as we crossed the Bridge suddenly said “look at that” there’s a beach down there right on the Brisbane River. As a Brisbane southern suburbs resident … Continue reading Captain Burke Park – Day Trip