Postcards: One night in Tenterfield, NSW

Despite being a stone’s throw from the Queensland border, and miles from Sydney, Tenterfield immediately struck me as a town belonging to New South Wales. The wide thoroughfares, palm trees and occasional sandstone building of Warwick was swapped for narrow streets lined with a charming collection of colourful, beautifully-preserved buildings from the late 19th and early 20th century. Most Australians over the age of forty will know … Continue reading Postcards: One night in Tenterfield, NSW

Itinerary: Brisbane to Waterfall Way Roadtrip

Need a getaway beyond the usual beaches? Leave the city behind and explore Queensland’s country towns on your way to one of the most beautiful drives in Australia – Waterfall Way. Before this trip, Northern NSW was a bit of a mystery to me – despite its proximity to Brisbane, I had no idea what lay across the border except for Byron Bay, Sydney and … Continue reading Itinerary: Brisbane to Waterfall Way Roadtrip

On the road to Waterfall Way

Before this trip, Northern NSW was a bit of a mystery to me – despite its proximity to Brisbane, I had no idea what lay across the border except for Byron Bay and Sydney and some nice beaches. I really knew nothing about Tenterfield; where Australia’s federation movement was born, Armidale; Australia’s highest city or most shockingly, Waterfall Way; the most beautiful drive in New … Continue reading On the road to Waterfall Way