Travel

Camera backpacks for travelling

Sponsored by Lowepro. Until recently, I’d never owned a proper backpack. A few years ago I went travelling around America with one of my besties…

Seventeen Seventy’s best eats

When we’re on holidays, everything we do seems to revolve around our next meal. We recently visited the seaside town of Seventeen Seventy on…

On tour on our home island!

My bed is covered in bikinis, there’s camera gear everywhere and I just booked a cab to the airport for 5:30am which is in…

How to deal with mozzies in the tropics

There’s a dark side to island living that I don’t usually talk about. Most of the time it’s all sunshine, palm trees and bikinis….

Exploring the islands of Fiji

You can’t connect with a place if you’re not open to new experiences, and you  can’t truly discover a destination if you’re not willing…

My home away from home

I know it seems like I’m always on vacay, but when I’m travelling for TIL, I’m working everyday. Not that shooting for the site…

Drone froth from Hawaii

If you’ve been following THIS ISLAND LIFE on Instagram and Snapchat, you may have noticed our recent drone-flying obsession. Michaela (TIL Director of Photography) has…

Beach party hopping on Australia Day

Every year on Australia Day, Sydney’s incredible beaches come alive for some of the best beach parties of the year.  Some of them get…

It’s always a good Friday in Bondi

Today was Good Friday and boy was it goooood. Michaela (TIL Director of Photography) and I spent the morning in Centennial Park learning how to…

Dylan Rieder at La Casa in Byron Bay

On an idyllic beach in Byron Bay is La Casa – a beautiful beach house owned by Corona where artists, designers, musicians, restaurateurs, surfers…

Island hopping in south Thailand

If you thought Koh Phi Phi was the inspiration behind the film ‘The Beach’ that starred Leonardo Dicaprio, think again. While the movie was…

Snacking on bugs in Phuket, Thailand

One of the best things about travelling is stepping out of your comfort zone. The whole point of visiting new places and seeing different…

Vans BOWL-A-RAMA 2014 at Bondi Beach

Up until a few weeks ago, my favourite event of the year was Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia. But after spending the day at Vans…