Our Family Bucket List

Since the birth of my first child, I’ve had a basic ‘wish list’ of travel destinations and experiences floating around in my head that I wanted to experience with him. Add in two more children, and that list has somewhat grown in length.

Some major life events motivated me to set out a proper bucket list into written words and actually start ‘ticking off’ the items with my family, while creating some incredible memories together.

Visit a museum ✔

Visit an old gaol ✔ – Alcatraz

Visit a zoo ✔

Explore the underwater world at an aquarium ✔

Go fossicking

Find a dinosaur fossil

Find our way out of a maze

Complete a Park Run

Explore a glow worm cave

Attend a professional sporting event 

Go zip lining

See fire flies at night

Milk a cow


See wild dolphins ✔

Go whale watching

Go on a cruise

Visit an art gallery

Take a train trip

Visit the snow ✔- Thredbo 

Visit the Australia War Memorial  ✔

Visit Parliament House  ✔

Holiday on a houseboat

Travel on a ferry ✔ 

Road trip around Tasmania

Visit every state of Australia – QLD, NSW, NT, ACT so far!

Stay on a real outback station

Watch a sunset at Uluru

Tackle the Gibb River Road in the Kimberley

Snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef

Go 4WDing on Fraser Island

Get back to nature in Australia’s National Parks – Upcoming November 2018!

Explore Norfolk Island

Explore New Zealand in a motorhome

Feel the magic at Disneyland ✔

Visit the Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco

Visit 6 USA National Parks – Upcoming December 2018!

Hang out in New York

Get soaked at Niagara Falls

Travel along Route 66 ✔

Go island hopping in Hawaii 

Visit a total of 25 of the 50 USA states – California, Nevada, Arizona,

RV road trip through Canada

Eat sushi in Japan

See the Northern Lights