sea-change, life-change and new beginnings

Well we have taken the plunge and dived right in. Excuse the pun, or don’t, it is up to you.  Our sea-change has finally taken place and we are slowly finding our stroke. No floundering has occurred as yet and we are hopeful it won’t occur at all…. but we never say never here at NorrisContinue reading “sea-change, life-change and new beginnings”

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the best thing about camping in winter

The humble camp-fire. A place to gather with fellow travellers. A place to cook the most delicious winter meals. A place to heat the billy for a nice cup of tea. A place to soak in the warmth of the coals. A place to toast a marshmallow or two. Bring on 2016 winter camping. WhereContinue reading “the best thing about camping in winter”

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our top 5 Tweed coastal eats

Oh my how we LOVE the Tweed. It has everything. The coast, the river, the hinterland and oh my the food, the glorious food. The Tweed region is a foodie hub. It is a natural food bowl with a fresh and diverse of locally-grown produce. It is famous for its paddock to plate style dining. WeContinue reading “our top 5 Tweed coastal eats”

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Life is short, you cannot afford to get stuck

We all know it. We all forget it. We all need to remember it. Life is short. Our life is but a fleeting spec in the universe. Yet we all get caught up in the drama of what is going on around us and forget to live from within. I believe this time we haveContinue reading “Life is short, you cannot afford to get stuck”

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testimonial – G & M Eddie

A testimonial for our trip planning and preparation services.  We were invited to travel with 5 other vehicles on a 21 day outback trip starting from Roma, Queensland in July 2015. We needed advice for the setting up of our 4×4 Holden Colarado for off-roading and the camping that would be done on this trip. Continue reading “testimonial – G & M Eddie”

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The Vanning Tribe

Norris Around have set up a brand new and exciting initiative, The Vanning Tribe! We would like to invite everyone to join The Vanning Tribe, an online community where we can ALL share stories, photos, tips, hints, advice on all things caravan, camper and camping related. Head over to Facebook to join The VanningContinue reading “The Vanning Tribe”

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The Mighty Murray

We have both always loved the Murray River and have returned frequently throughout our travels. It provides so many perfect free camping opportunities all along its beautiful banks in NSW, Victoria and South Australia. Every time we camp along the banks of the Murray we would watch the house-boats float past our campsite and say “OneContinue reading “The Mighty Murray”

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