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Is there anything more nostalgia-inducing than a road trip? Doubt it! Whether it’s the memories of playing I Spy or asking “Are we there yet?” for the hundredth time, a road trip is one of the best holidays a family can have. And if you’re planning a road trip with your kids, then you can’t …

Kids looking at view, Great Ocean Road, Australia

Is there anything more nostalgia-inducing than a road trip? Doubt it! Whether it’s the memories of playing I Spy or asking “Are we there yet?” for the hundredth time, a road trip is one of the best holidays a family can have. And if you’re planning a road trip with your kids, then you can’t …

Scenic view of the Illawarra Coastline. Tasman Sea.

The car’s loaded up, your epic playlist is ready to go, and you’re all set to hit the open road. With restrictions easing at different levels around the country, road tripping is a great way to discover those hidden Aussie gems in your own backyard, and spend some time escaping to the country. But a …

View of car, road leading to mount cook national park, South Island New Zealand

The car’s loaded up, your epic playlist is ready to go, and you’re all set to hit the open road. With no more domestic travel restrictions or social distancing requirements, and fewer crowds thanks to the limits on international travel, now is a great time to explore this amazing country. And what better way to …

When all you want to do is get your boots dusty and your tyres muddy, the Northern Territory is the place to be. Sprawling national parks, wondrous rock formations, and sacred Aboriginal sites are everywhere in the Territory… and the best way to see it all is to get behind the wheel and drive. Here …

New Zealand is made for road trips and Wellington is an ideal launch pad for some of the best. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, and whether you’re looking for a one-day getaway or a week-long adventure, here are five of our fave driving trips starting from the capital. 1. Wellington to Cape Palliser – 280km …

Aussies love a road trip – and there are plenty to choose from around the country. Here are 10 of our faves, counting them down from 10 to 1. 10. The Flinders Ranges, SA – Adelaide to Wilpena Pound 9. Great Alpine Road, VIC – Wangaratta to Gippsland Lakes 8. Heritage Highway, TAS – Hobart …

The Land of the Long White Cloud might not be huge geographically speaking, but it sure crams plenty to do inside its borders. This makes NZ perfect for road trips, with everything from quick adventures along the coast to week-long treks from the North to the South. Here are five of our faves. 1. New …

Queenstown is a great destination for anyone who loves road trips, with many diverse and historical sites to explore. Here are five awesome drives you’ve got to do. 1. Glenorchy 45-minute drive Ever since the Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed, visiting the sets and sites from the Oscar-winning movies has become a serious NZ …

You’ve probably heard it all before, but the key to a successful and enjoyable road trip with a baby in tow is planning. But how? Here are a few tips to get you (and your engine) started. 1. Load thoughtfully Think about what you might need on your drive before you load up the boot …