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Settlers Arms Inn

by Wednesday, October 14, 2015

I crossed the Hawkesbury River, just an hour from Sydney, to visit the charming convict-built village of St Albans. It is in the Macdonald Valley on the banks of the river of the same name. St Albans has important links with the early colonial days of New South Wales, but remains relatively unknown. Settlers Arms Inn ...

Saffire Lodge

by Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Saffire Lodge is on the east coast’s Freycinet Peninsula, 2.5 hours from Hobart and Launceston in Tasmania. The stunning property stands on what was once a caravan park and is the state’s only property to be on the Luxury Lodges of Australia list. I recommend it as a great place for a romantic weekend. The lodge overlooks ...