Dog-Friendly Nullarbor: Driving the Nullarbor with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Nullarbor

If you’re completing a Big Lap around Australia with your dog, or simply driving from Perth to the East Coast, you’re likely to drive along the Nullarbor. This 1200km stretch of highway connecting Norseman in Western Australia and Ceduna in South Australia is one of only two sealed roads connecting Western Australia to the rest … Read more

Driving the Pacific Highway from Sydney to Brisbane with a Dog

Driving Pacific Highway with a Dog

Whether you’re driving from Sydney to Queensland or to one of the many other popular holiday destinations along the NSW North Coast, you’ll likely to be driving along the Pacific Highway. And while recent upgrades have reduced driving times, it’s still a long 10 hour drive from Sydney to Brisbane (without holiday traffic!) If your … Read more

How to Hire a Pet-Friendly Campervan in Australia

Pet-Friendly Campervan in Australia

The best way to road-trip in Australia, especially with a dog, is in a campervan. By travelling with your dog in a campervan or motorhome you have access to the many dog-friendly camping sites in Australia, without the hassles and gear needed to camp. And it’s far more affordable and flexible than trying to find … Read more

9 Best Remedies for Dog Travel Sickness

Dog Travel Sickness: Dog at the window of the car

Having a dog who suffers from dog car sickness can be a major headache, whether you just need to drive your dog to the vet or are dreaming of taking a road trip together. And if your dog gets dog travel sickness travelling by car, what about other forms of transport? I was lucky that … Read more

Tips & Rules for Hiring a Car with a Dog

Dog-Friendly car hire

One of the easiest ways to travel with a dog is in your own vehicle on a road trip. You’re no longer limited to staying in accommodation or visiting places accessibly by public transport. And that’s assuming your dog is even allowed on public transport! Plus it’s tough work lugging all your luggage around on … Read more

Dog-Friendly Great Ocean Road: Driving with a Dog

Dog-Friendly Great Ocean Road

One of Victoria’s most well-known attractions is the Great Ocean Road. Popular to complete as either a day trip from Melbourne or over multiple days, of course we added it to our road trip driving between Melbourne and Adelaide. However, in the lead up and while driving it, we discovered that the Great Ocean Road … Read more