Tag: Darwin


The Grand Fail of 2015

Some sad news – 2015 has come to an end and after a year of many setbacks, Ben and I were left with little choice but to completely reevaluate our plans and may see our long term plans delayed until 2017. This was a tough decision but please be reassured that we are looking forward […]


SV Rock Hoppra – off to Indo

Introducing SV Rock Hoppra, our new home. Yes, you heard it right, after three years of talking about it, Ben and I are actually setting sail to Indonesia. See you later Darwin; no surf, no swimming, 35-40 degrees every day and walking everywhere because we don’t have a car. End result? Sweatasaurus Rex. Ben and […]

Food, Recipes

Bircher Muesli from Four Birds, Darwin

This protein packed, wonderfully light Bircher Muesli recipe filled with seeds, nuts, dried apricots, figs, fresh grapefruit and sour yoghurt was divulged to me by the lovely Louisa Ainsworth of Four Birds in the Star Village right in the heart of the Darwin. This recipe is super easy to prepare in advance, allowing you a quick breakfast […]

Australia, Blog, Travel

Road Trip to Darwin, Northern Territory

The Northern Territory is the outback state of Australia. Its border marked the start of the 130km/h zone and serious croc country, the end of decent cell phone service and the beginning of a marked increase in biodiversity. Western Australia is littered with cattle stations and mines of all shapes and sizes, long, barren, fairly boring […]