DESTINATION: Off Road

Our 08Feet left Maitland NSW in 2017 for our life travelling around Australia.

Duncan and Ebonny are showing our awesome kids, Finn and Pippa, what this great country is all about. From home schooling to fishing, from easy meals to beach breaks, 4w driving and free camps, we cover it all, and have an epic time along the way... 

We live for anything 4WD, Beach, Surf, Bush, Bikes, Fishing, and any adventures that are out of the ordinary and unique. Aiming NOT just to do 'The Loop' but to find off the track adventures. But here are a few destination ideas, a mental 'Bucket List' if you like...

 

 

 

 

The Essentials:

The most easterly point in Australia 

Cape ByronNew South Wales ✔️ 2015

 

The most southerly point in Australia 

South East Cape, Tasmania 

 

The most westerly point in Australia 

Steep Point, Western Australia 

 

The most northerly point in Australia

Cape York in Queensland ✔️ 2011

 

The Lowest point on the Australian continent

Lake Eyre, 15m/49ft below sea level

 

The highest point in Australia

Mount Kosciuszko, 2228m/7310 feet above sea level

 

Some other 'Must see" destinations recommended to us (Please feel free to add to our list!)

- Litchfield National Park, NT

- Ruby Gap Nature Park, NT

- Pink Lake, WA

- Hymas Beach Jervis Bay, NSW

- Karijini National PArk, WA

- Birdsville, QLD

- Kangaroo Island, SA

- Esperance, WA

- Settlers Beach, WA

- Rottnest Island, WA

- Timor Caves, NSW

- Monkey Mia, WA

- Mermaid Beach, QLD

- Shelly Beach, SA

- Bargara, QLD

- Philip Island, VIC

- Purnululu National Park, WA

- Cradle Mountain, TAS

- Cable Beach, WA

- Coral Bay, WA

- Camerons Corner

 

Some of the Experiences we are chasing, or things we want to see:

 

- Take Finn and Pippa to the most northern, eastern, southern and western points of Australia

- Drive around Tasmania

- Dive the Great Barrier Reef

- Hike through the Daintree 

- Surf at Bells Beach, VIC

- Drive the Canning Stock route

- Stairway to the Moon

- Drive the Great Ocean Road

- Gibb River Rd

- Climb Mt Kosciuszko

- Deckchair cinema, Darwin

- Wave Rock, Hyden WA

- See the Quokkas 

- Watch the sunset at Uluru

- Longest Jetty in Southern Hemisphere, Bussleton Jetty WA

- Australia most remote restaurant, Kieran & Tony's Pizzeria, WA

 

 

So, where was your favourite spot? 

This is just the start of a very long list saved safely in our phones, added too almost daily whenever we get a suggestion or comment from other travellers.

We would love your ideas and welcome all feedback good and bad on where to visit, where not to visit, where is great and where just wasn't for you. Hit us up on:

Email: 08feettravellingaustralia@outlook.com

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