Australasia Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Getting There – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
How to get yourself there - affordably.
Getting Around – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Explore the city and traverse the countryside.
Eat, Drink and Stay – Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Some options for food, resting your head, and hitt
Melbourne, Victoria – July 1999
Coffee shops, garage sales and a trip to the drive
Perth Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Perth Where is it located?: Perth is located in the southwest corner of Western Australia, on Australia’s west coast. Why do people go there?: For those wanting to get away from the more crowded east coast, Perth is the place to go. Westralians are generally more friendly than their eastern counterparts, […]
Canberra, ACT – August 1999
Pub and Club Review This month in Canberra I am reviewing bars/pubs and clubs. I will start with my favorites. I am not a disco dancer so you will not find Aqua, Spice Girls, Chumbawumba, etc played at any of these. If you are interested in these, skip this bit and read a bit further […]
Melbourne Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Melbourne Where is it located?: Melbourne is located in the middle of Victoria, on Australia’s southern coast. It is in the southeastern corner of Australia, with an emphasis on the south. Why do people go there?: There is a joke that everyone from Australia is either from Sydney or Melbourne, and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]