Whales are kind of a big deal here! One of the major reason why Hervey Bay is recognized as a travel destination is due to the 3 months of spectacular whale watching you can catch just an hour off shore. So needless to say, between the months of July and October, “Whale” is on almostContinue reading “Whaleapalooza”


I am proud to announce that I have officially completed another successful triathlon! Though not as pretty, and definitely not as tasty, I completed the Hervey Bay Triathlon as finisher #40 out of 86! Now on paper, 40 out of 86 doesn’t sound so shabby, right? It seems as if my “training” prepared me toContinue reading “#AussiTri”

Ms. Worry Wart

Before leaving home, I was often times asked what I was most excited about seeing or experiencing while traveling around Australia. My answers usually included “Seeing a kangaroo, going to the Whitsundays, competing in a triathlon, learning to surf…” But really, what I was, and am, most excited about on this journey is the personalContinue reading “Ms. Worry Wart”

Hervey Bay Photo Update

It has been 2 weeks since settling in here in Hervey Bay, Queensland, and looking at my camera, I noticed that my photos are really starting to pile up. So here is a quick update of the highlights from the last two weeks. More indepth posts to come. Here in the bay we drive aroundContinue reading “Hervey Bay Photo Update”