Baby kangaroo at Coober Pedy, Australia

17 Fun And Unique Things to do in Coober Pedy, South Australia

From the first day I saw a picture of the ornate underground church in Coober Pedy, South Australia, the town was on my bucket list. It took a few years to finally get there but with spaceships parked on the high street, eccentric underground houses to explore, a quirky graveyard and cute kangaroos – all …

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Baby wombat with bottle in its mouth at Sleepy Burrows Wombat Sanctuary

Love Wombats? You Have to See Sleepy Burrows Wombat Sanctuary

Australia has some amazing animals, but my favourite has to be wombats. From the day I first read the book Diary of A Wombat I became obsessed. Their bucky-toothed faces, fat cuddly bottoms, those feet. The day I read about Sleepy Burrows Wombat Sanctuary near Canberra – a place where you wouldn’t just have a …

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Horse tram in Victor Harbor, an easy day trip from Adelaide

13 Fun & Unusual Day Trips From Adelaide

Looking for day trips, or short trips, from Adelaide in South Australia? There’s heaps. From a feat of engineering with a secret (that you won’t believe until you try it) to a tiny German town in the middle of the Australian countryside, we whizzed about by tram, car and bus and had a blast to come up with our list of the top day trips from Adelaide to check out.

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