Australasia Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Getting There – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
How to get yourself there - affordably.
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Getting Around – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Explore the city and traverse the countryside.
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Eat, Drink and Stay – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Some options for food, resting your head, and hitt
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Melbourne, Victoria – July 1999
Coffee shops, garage sales and a trip to the drive
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Hobart Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Hobart Where is it located?: Hobart is located on the southeast coast of Tasmania. Tasmania is an island state off the south of Australia, on the eastern side. Why do people go there?: Hobart is the capital of Tasmania, a state only 3% of all tourists to Australia get to check […]
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Darwin Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Darwin Where is it located?: Darwin is located at the top of the Northern Territory, a little west of the center of the country, near the Timor Sea. Why do people go there?: Hot and heavy is the name of the game in Darwin. Quite remote, and small, but still perfect […]
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Cairns Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Cairns Where is it located?: Cairns is located three-quarters of the way up Queensland’s east coast, and in the top fourth of Australia. Why do people go there?: There’s a backpacker party scene that rivals Darwin’s, but, more importantly, Cairns is the gateway to the luscious tropical rainforests of the north […]
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Christchurch Nutz and Bolts
City Name: Christchurch Where is it located?: Christchurch is located on the east coast of the South Island, on the South Pacific Ocean. It is about a third of the way down the coast of the south island. Why do people go there?: There’s a lovely central square and cathedral and a number of duty […]
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Brisbane Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Brisbane Where is it located?: Brisbane is located halfway up Australia’s east coast, just over the border of New South Wales in Queensland. Why do people go there?: Brisbane is a great stopping point for backpackers making their way up, or down, the coast. The meandering river is worth a ride […]
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Auckland Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Auckland Where is it located?: Auckland is located two-thirds of the way up New Zealand’s north island, on the west coast/Tasman Sea. Why do people go there?: New Zealand’s largest city and it’s only claim to, um, nightlife. Gateway to New Zealand, especially the Bay of Islands. Home to the best […]
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