Category: Day Trips & Weekenders

A spontaneous weekender: Thallon & Nindigully

You know those weeks where it all just feels a bit too much? You’ve been putting in the overtime, there’s work that needs to be done on the house, the lawn’s looking a little long… Hands up who else has been feeling a bit like that recently? Losing Trinity’s father a few years ago was the wake up call we both needed to realise that life doesn’t wait for anyone. All we have is the here and now. While our careers and our home are important to us, so is the down-time we get to spend together.   We both...

Bribie Island 4WD Ladies Day

Looking for a beach within 2 hours of  Brisbane where you can drive on the sand, swim, camp and fish? Located roughly 70 kilometres north of Brisbane city, Bribie Island offers all of this and more.   When considering where to hold our second Ladies Day meet-up drive, we needed a location that catered for a wide range of driver skills. We didn’t want the experienced drivers to get bored, but we also needed somewhere that suited beginners. A beach was a bonus in the amazing summer weather we’ve had lately! Bribie Island fitted the bill perfectly.     About...

Condamine River Road Ladies Drive

Last weekend we organised a day drive along the Condamine River Road in south east Queensland. Our idea behind the drive was for it to be a “Ladies Day”. After Trinity bought her Suzuki Jimny a few months ago, she was keen to meet some other like-minded women. Knowing few ladies with their own cars, we spread the word via friends, forums, and Instagram and opened the day to not only ladies with their own cars, but also those who wanted an excuse to have a go behind the wheel if they weren’t the regular drivers.     We ended...