Murray Bridge

Murray RiverDestination: Murray Bridge

Murray Bridge was never on our list of ‘must see’ travel destinations. Our relatives had pre-planned a family House Boat Cruise on the Murray River, so a stop at Murray Bridge was added to the itinerary. As it turns out this destination goes on our list of favorites and it’s one place we’d definitely like to return to someday. While […]

Episode 10: Unexpected Flight Home

Vans RV7 travel vlog - Flight HomeEpisode 10: Unexpected Flight Home

Our flying Australian Adventure takes a detour as we make an unplanned 3.5-hour flight home in our Vans RV7. But after a few things didn’t quite go to plan, and we encounter a few delays along the way, we were unsure if we were going to make it home at all! If you enjoyed this episode please like and subscribe. […]

Episode 9: MAYDAY MAYDAY Bird Strike!

Mayday Bird StrikeEpisode 9: MAYDAY MAYDAY Bird Strike

The chilling words MAYDAY MAYDAY MAYDAY Bird Strike, are words we hope to never hear again! In this episode, we have stop-off at the gorgeous lakeside town of Meningie, after taking a look around town we make an eventful flight between Meningie and Pinnaroo. We hope you enjoy Episode 9! Flight Vlog – MAYDAY MAYDAY Bird Strike

Episode 8: Kangaroo Island in 24 hours

Kangaroo IslandEpisode 8: Kangaroo Island in 24 hours

Did someone mention island? It turns out Kangaroo Island does not have tropical palm tree’s and coconuts, but it does have plenty of nice beaches (if you like cold water) and lots of native Australian wildlife. Join us as we explore Kangaroo Island! We hope you enjoy Episode 8! Flight Vlog – Kangaroo Island in 24 hours

Episode 7: The Ultimate Fly-in Destination

Houseboat Murray RiverEpisode 7: The Ultimate Fly-in Destination

We are on the hunt for the ultimate Fly-in destination! There are lots of awesome places to fly and stay, but we never considered it possible to fly-in to a Murry River Houseboat. There is plenty to do and see on this historically significant river. It’s a quintessential Australian experience that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. In this […]

Adelaide

Destination: Adelaide

The city of Adelaide is tucked away in a less populated part of the country, on the scenic coastline of South Australia. Cities are not usually at the top of our list of places to visit.  After a few days in Adelaide, we were impressed with what it offered. It’s rich history, beautiful architecture, stunning parklands and coastline were enough to get our […]

Adelaide’s Unlimited Travel Pass

Adelaide's Unlimited Travel Pass

The Adelaide Metro 3 Day Unlimited Visitors Pass is the best way to get around the city.  It gives you unlimited travel on all buses trains and trams. At $26 it is the best value for money when compared with Taxi’s, car hire, or paying the regular train fare. The transport network has the city covered; it also stretches to the very […]

Clare Valley

Destination: Clare Valley

The popular little villages that make up the Clare Valley are best known for their abundance of Wineries and picturesque countryside. Located a little further from Adelaide than the Barossa, the Clare Valley is just as significant for its wine production but has flown a little under the radar when compared to its counterpart, the Barossa Valley. Steeped in Australian […]

Making Aviation History: Jon Johanson and his RV4

Making Aviation History: Jon Johanson and his RV4

A nurse-midwife from Adelaide is probably not the likely candidt for a world record setting aviator… but when you combine ambition, determination and a dream, anything is possible. Meet Jon Johanson, who has been named Adventurer of the Year (2004) and awarded an FAI Gold Air Medal. “Dare to dream, and never give up” Jon Johanson About Jon Johanson Jon […]

Episode 6: Touring Adelaide

Touring AdelaideEpisode 6: Touring Adelaide & Homebuilt Flying World Records

We spend a few days touring Adelaide, where we visit the South Australian Aviation Museum, and various other attractions around the city. Next, we load up again for another short and VERY bumpy trip to Murray Bridge. We thought the turbulence was pretty bad on our last flight… but this leg was definitely much worse! We hope you enjoy Episode […]