Cadogen Street Park | Queensland Destinations

How to get there As the name states, this park is located on Cadogen Street in Carindale. This is approximately a 20 to 30 minute drive south of Brisbane CBD. What to do there Cadogen Street Park is unique because the park itself includes an awesome 18-hole Frisbee golf course! We had a go onContinue reading “Cadogen Street Park | Queensland Destinations”

Newstead | Queensland Destinations

How to get there Newstead is located right on the Brisbane River and it a 10 minute drive East from the Brisbane CBD. You could also catch the CityCat from any point along the river. What to do there We would highly recommend Mica Patisserie on Breakfast Creek! Think every kind of pastry and tastyContinue reading “Newstead | Queensland Destinations”

Daisy Hill Koala Sanctuary | Queensland Destinations

How to get there The Daisy Hill Koala Sanctuary is located within the Daisy Hill Conservation Park which is approximately 25mins south from the Brisbane CBD. When you arrive you enter a circuit loop that goes around the park and has pockets of car parks along it. The Koala Sanctuary’s best parking is the firstContinue reading “Daisy Hill Koala Sanctuary | Queensland Destinations”

Brisbane Botanical Gardens at Mount Coot-tha!

How to get there The Brisbane Botanical Gardens are located at Mount Coot-tha which is approximately 17mins west from the CBD. Once you’re there there is lots of free car parking available both right outside the information centre and also across the road. We came on a Saturday during school holidays and though it wasContinue reading “Brisbane Botanical Gardens at Mount Coot-tha!”

A day out at Daisy Hill Conservation Park – Queensland

Traveling local is something we’ve always loved but never found so necessary as it is during this weird time in history. So we travelled locally to Daisy Hill Conservation Park. Located at the end of Daisy Hill Rd, Daisy Hill QLD, south-east of the CBD, it’s covered in native trees, has an incredible picnic spot,Continue reading “A day out at Daisy Hill Conservation Park – Queensland”

5 Ways not to kill Each Other While Traveling as a Couple!

haha! Travel is definitely all fun and games until it’s not. Anyone else know what I’m talking about? Isaiah and I are best friends so traveling is *mostly* so enjoyable, but when stress and jetlag start taking effect it can make a romantic getaway seem like the last place on earth you want to be.Continue reading “5 Ways not to kill Each Other While Traveling as a Couple!”

Savings Forecast | How to & explanation

Welcome to The Drake Conversation! Having trouble saving as much money as you hope? Keep scrolling to find out why you should have a Savings Forecast one and how you can make one! First up | What is a Savings Forecast? A Savings Forecast is your EASY WAY to plan and have vision for howContinue reading “Savings Forecast | How to & explanation”

4 Money saving tips for couples! | Easiest strategies

When it comes to saving money, we know it can seem daunting and confusing. You know that you want to save money but just can’t seem to make it happen regularly. Please note that in this post we do not go into detail on debt and getting out of debt. I encourage you to readContinue reading “4 Money saving tips for couples! | Easiest strategies”

6 Essential Travel Bags & How To Use Them!

Some product links are affiliate links which mean if you buy something we’ll receive a small commission. So something I’ve been thinking a lot about lately is the specific details of travel. One thing we’ve come to realise is that the bags you take are IMPORTANT! They can make or break a trip… have youContinue reading “6 Essential Travel Bags & How To Use Them!”