Australia 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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Australia Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Australia Where is it?: Oceania, continent between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean Why do people go here?: Work, play, travel and why don’t independent backpackers head down under? With one of the most extensive backpacker networks in the world outside of western Europe, Australia draws ‘em for the coast, […]
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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 […]
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Sydney Travel Facts
The Basics City Name: Sydney Where is it located?: Sydney is located halfway up the coast of New South Wales. It sits in the southeastern corner of Australia. Why do people go there?: Sydney is Australia’s largest, and oldest, city. It’s home to the Opera House, the Circle Quay, numerous ferries, and is most traveler’s […]
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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, […]
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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 […]
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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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