Road Trips



Memories from a childhood spent on the road.

Memories from a childhood spent on the road

The long, squashy, seemingly endless annual family road trip was once a rite of passage for Aussie kids. Here Nova Weetman shares why those memories are worth more to her now than she could have imagined at the time.

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Driving checks to do before your holiday

There are some simple things you can do to your car to make it safer and more reliable prior to leaving on the Big Trip from our friends at

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Exploring Jervis Bay in the new Rav4

Whether you're looking for a weekend trip or a longer holiday away from home, Jervis Bay offers the perfect family retreat. And, as we soon learnt, a driving holiday is even better in the new Rav4.

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Great Australian road trips: NT

The Northern Territory has something for everyone - from the scorched plains of the outback and the breathtaking beauty of gorges carved from sandstone to the wildlife, Aboriginal art and culture.

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Tales from the tropics

The Great Tropical Way - encompassing the magnificent Daintree, the lush Atherton Tableland and the tropical beachside town of Mission Beach - makes a fascinating road trip to take with kids, says Sheriden Rhodes.

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Great Australian road trips: WA

Planning a trip on the road? Here are a few reasons why you should discover the sights and wonders of Western Australia with your family.

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