Every traveller needs a hand now and then. We find these resources to be informative as well as helpful.


The Bureau of Meteorology

The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia’s national weather, climate and water agency.

The website offers a range of services including radar and forecasts around Australia.

Rent a two wayRenta 2-Way

Renta 2-Way provide hire options for two-way radios, satellite phones and emergency beacons. A must for remote area travel.

Special offer!

Mention eBook Traveller when booking with Renta 2-Way and receive a 5% discount off your satellite phone hire.

QuarantineQuarantine Domestic

Don’t be caught out with prohibited foods when crossing state borders within Australia.

Find out what you can and can’t take across borders or from one region to another at Quarantine Domestic.

Westprint Heritage Mapswestprint logoS2

Westprint specialises in Australian outback maps and books.

As well as being an excellent aid in navigation,the maps also include interesting histories and facts about the country.