When I was a little girl I used to play this game with my Nanny & my Dad. I’d hide somewhere they would never find me again (like behind the chair they were sitting in) and say “Where Lauren is, OK?” I’d expect them to respond back with “Where Lauren Is?” and I would think I […]
The Riverland is rapidly breaking the mold and if you flicked to the Cellar Doors section of a Riverland Tourist Guide you would find in addition, Breweries & Distilleries. Yep, the Riverland is so full of entrepreneurial types, that locals are finding more ways than one to turn their favourite fruits into alcoholic refreshments.
Ok, so we all know that Wikipedia can’t really be trusted as an information source, Google is far superior. But I wanted to demonstrate this by highlighting exactly what Wikipedia doesn’t know about the Murray River Queen.
Pleased to say that I ticked an item off my Riverland Bucket List! I’ve tasted my way around Renmark with the Flavour Safari! Yay, go me! I also managed to pick some fresh life lessons from the tree of knowledge and get a sneak peek behind the scenes of producing the most iconic Riverland delights. “What are this The Flavour […]
Any event where the main focus is food and wine you can be sure that you might be about to put your body through a lot in the name of a good time. Everyone has their own strategy but I think these Survival Tips for the Riverland Wine & Food Festival will help you bounce […]
I admire roses, but don’t have the dedication that my mother-in-law has in keeping them look, well, neat and pretty. In fact the icebergs we planted in the garden many moons ago have been neglected to a point that they now resemble Nicole Kidman’s hair in the 80s! So why would someone who doesn’t give their roses the respect […]
Ok, I know I know, we have only just begun September so why am I already banging on about next month? Because it’s Outrageous October in the Riverland! Move over Mad March…no one cares about you until February. October…it’s a funny word don’t you think. I’m sure it has some completely logical meaning when you break it […]
All the great destinations in the world have a ‘Top 10’ or so list of things you absolutely must do when you visit. A bucket list, if you like, to help you nut out the best from the boring. Well I have 15 Uniquely Riverland Activities that everyone who visits the Riverland must do!
I think it’s safe to say I have experienced the majority of activities from my list of 25 Riverland activities. However, there are some things I haven’t done in the Riverland and probably shouldn’t stake my claim as a local until I have conquered them all. Hence, I am officially creating my Riverland Bucket List with […]
I believe starting your day by doing something other than eating breakfast like a zombie, is the best thing you can do. Going for morning paddle in a canoe is one pre 9am activity that I personally guarantee will leave you with a smile on your face and a fire in your heart.