Life Unhurried is about appreciating the little things. In our podcast, we talk to people who are choosing lives more meaningful. Find out why they have chosen their unique career paths and how they are helping others to reconnect with the quiet spaces in their minds and the loves in their lives. From retreat owners to eco clothing warriors, get inside the minds of these inspiring business owners. You can also watch their stories on film at lifeunhurried.com/watch
Episode 10 - The Slow Down - Human And Horse
When Jessica Mullins and Bijmin Swart set off on an epic 3000km horseback adventure through the heart of New Zealand, they weren’t expecting the world to go into lockdown. The couple – horse riding guides who met while working in The Man From Snowy River country in Australia – started their ‘Rewild Project‘ by breaking in three Kaimanawa stallions before setting off into the wilds of New Zealand’s South Island in October 2019.
Episode 9 - Nina Karnikowski (travelswithnina) on Travel Writing and How to Make a Living Living
From afar, it seems the world really is Nina Karnikowski‘s oyster. A travel writer for some of Australia's largest media titles and , she’s collected stamps in her passport from over 60 countries, transporting readers to India, Africa, Antarctica and beyond.
On the eve of her first book launch – Make a Living Living (Laurence King Publishing) fellow travel writer Celeste Mitchell visits Nina at home in the Byron Hinterland to chat about not only her overseas adventures, but how she's been able to carve out her own Life Unhurried – helping to bring inspiration to those who want to walk their own paths, and live more sustainably.
Episode 8 - The Camp Byron
The rise and rise of glamping over recent years has proven that even the weariest of campers want to spend time away from their houses and immerse themselves in open places that rejuvenate and invigorate.
So to cater for just this, constructing a bell tent on top of secret hill high up a dirt track and away from the traffic lights proved to be a great idea for David Wilkinson and Teagan Marshall.
With a tiny budget and the determination to create accommodation with a small footprint, we talk to the inspiring couple about how they overcame extreme life challenges and gracefully got on with their dreams.
Episode 7 - Clifftop At Hepburn
Sitting in a shipping container on the edge of a cliff with a bullet proof glass floor might not be everyone’s cup of tea, but when Dave and Mani Penman conjured up this dream accommodation, they didn’t intend it to be a stock standard hotel.
Episode 6 - Blackbird Byron
Relocating from the Bondi hustle around 5 years ago, James and Stella Hudson found the perfect location for their industrial pavilion meets Joshua Tree style luxury accommodation, Blackbird.
Episode 5 - Faraway Domes
When the going gets tough, the tough brush aside the misfortune and create something new. In the case of Faraway Domes, graziers Jaime and Belinda Munsie and their family have poured their heart and souls into creating a magical escape.