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Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve welcome sign

Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve – the jewel in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland

Overlooking the Glass House Mountains National Landscape, the sprawling 55 hectares of subtropical rainforest of Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve is a must if you are visiting the remnants of the rainforest that once covered the Blackall Range in southeast Queensland. One our Gallivanters spent an incredible afternoon here over the weekend and just had to […]

Moss Garden Carnarvon Gorge

Carnarvon Gorge National Park Motorhome trip

In a remote and largely inaccessible part of Central Queensland is a tangle of sandstone tablelands and ranges, featuring carved out ravines, gorges and freshwater springs that form the beginnings of many of the state’s rivers and water systems. This area is collectively known as ‘The Roof of Queensland’ and at its heart, you’ll find […]

Driving in to Carnarvon Gorge

Carnarvon Gorge – the sealed road is now complete!

If Carnarvon Gorge is on your bucket list (and it really should be), now is the perfect time to hire a motorhome in Brisbane and head off on an outback adventure! Just a few weeks ago, the long-awaited project to seal the last 15km section of dirt road leading to Carnarvon Gorge was completed (except […]

Kondalilla National Park Rock Pools

Kondalilla Falls National Park Queensland

A short trip of about an hour and a half, and 91 km north of Brisbane you’ll stumble across the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and few hidden gems up there too! It’s a favourite spot for one our members of the Gallivanting Oz team. They recently set off on a day trip to explore Kondililla National Park, […]

Ubirr nt views scenery

Brisbane to Darwin Escorted Tour 2017 Highlights

Let us take you on a journey from Brisbane to Darwin with our recent video. It highlights just how magnificent this journey is through the picturesque Outback and winding its way up and across Australia to the tropical Top End. This trip displayed remarkable diversity so we created this video to show you! Grab yourself […]


Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping, Boating Expo February 2017

Calling all Aussie’s in the vicinity of Redcliffe Showgrounds, QLD on Friday 17th February through to Sunday 19 February 2017. Come and hang out with us on stand number P414 in the Tourism Pavilion at the Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping, Boating Expo as Gallivanting Oz are going to be there for the 3-day event. Planning […]


Motorhome Rentals Brisbane

Brisbane being the capital of Queensland is a great starting point for any adventure around this beautiful country! If you happen to be landing in Brisbane and picking up your motorhome rental in Brisbane, then you might be interested in the following useful information. Brisbane Motorhome Depot Locations First things first, you’ve landed in Brisbane […]


Darwin to Brisbane Escorted Motorhome Tour Highlights

Recently we had an escorted motorhome tour run from Darwin to Brisbane taking in the beautiful tropical and lush Top End, travelling all the way down to Brisbane via the stunning outback Queensland.  Plenty of wildlife was spotted, and lots of adventures with boat cruises, 4WD station tours and even a stagecoach ride included. Take […]


Our escorted tour Brisbane to Darwin have set off!

It’s been a busy winter for Gallivanting Oz and our tour leaders Jean and Dave, as they set off on our 4th escorted tour this year. On Friday, (17 July 2016) we set off with a new group of excited Gallivanters who were ready and raring to go and tour this 4,000km cross country adventure. […]

Story Bridge, Brisbane

Top 5 things to do in Brisbane

Brisbane being the capital of Queensland, is a big, modern city set on the Brisbane River. It doesn’t matter how much or how little time you have in Brisbane as we have compiled a list of some of the best things to see and do with your time here. 1. Southbank Southbank and its Parklands […]