All Posts By Journeys to Come

Phillip Island, Victoria

by Monday, February 12, 2018

This week's Guest Traveller, a JTC staff writer, asked her six-year old to write about their three-night glamping trip on Phillip Island, south-east of Melbourne. This is what came back: "We ate CocoPops for breakfast. We went to the beach everyday. We held a penguin that died. We slept in a tent." Here's her ode to reliving childhood holidays, creating new memories with good friends, and encrusting everything ...

Daylesford, Victoria

by Monday, January 15, 2018

This week's Guest Traveller - a JTC staff writer - returned to Daylesford, a small country town in Victoria which she had visited on numerous occasions, to challenge a long-held belief that she'd 'been there, done that'. This is her account of having her eyes opened to new possibilities (and impossibilities, like expecting a turn-down service with chocolate and Turkish ...

Exploring Egypt with Catriona

by Wednesday, December 13, 2017

In this episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona explores Egypt including a trip down the Nile and a chance to meet the friendly locals. Discover the Egyptian itinerary Catriona followed, which you can join in 2018 with our friends at Scenic. Journeys to Come is a podcast about travel hosted by Australia's Queen of Travel Catriona Rowntree. Each week we share memories ...

Adrenalin-fuelled adventures in Victoria

by Thursday, November 16, 2017

Adventure Park's waterslide scouts scoured three continents to find the 'Tornado', now Victoria's biggest and longest waterslide, located in Geelong, an hour east of Melbourne. Their time and effort were not wasted. Not a drop. (And, excuse me, but where do I sign up to be an official waterslide tester?!) The Journeys To Come team rode this beast last Sunday, ...

French House Chic

by Tuesday, October 31, 2017

In this episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona chats to Jane Webster about her new book French House Chic. Read more about how you can experience France with Jane and her family with The French Table. Journeys to Come is a podcast about travel hosted by Australia's Queen of Travel Catriona Rowntree. Each week we share memories from recent trips ...