Wild Nordics

Adventures, Passions, and Surviving Finland


What is Perfection? A method to find the Best climate in Australia

By on 14/09/2022

Almost 20 years in Finland has taught me there have to be nicer climates to live in. As the cold creeps in here in Helsinki my mind turn to Australia where I grew up. If I could live anywhere in the country where would it be? Hmm, sounds like a nice little research project, let’s […]

Where is the best Climate in Australia

By on 03/09/2022

Everyone’s opinion of perfection is a bit different but we won’t let that get in the way of our quest to find which part of Australia has the best weather. For those of you that just want a fast answer, it is Rockhampton in Queensland. Who would have thought… It’s the beef capital of Australia, […]

8 Charming Hinterland Homes (South East QLD and Northern NSW)

By on 01/04/2021

I am a huge fan of beautiful Architecture and Design, especially when it is nicely blended into Nature. The long dark winters in Finland are are great time to put your head somewhere else. Come on a journey to admire some of the best real estate on the east coast of Australia. The houses on […]

5 Unique East Coast Luxury Estates

By on 01/04/2021

Here is a list of some impressive estates that can be found along the East coast of Australia. They represent the high end of the market and fall between $10 million and $50 million Australian dollars. To be considered on this list they must have at least 15 hectares of surrounding land. There is a […]

10 Beautiful Queensland Waterfront Mansions

By on 30/03/2021

Australia is world-famous for its white-sand beaches and ocean views and if your wallet permits, there are some jaw-droppingly gorgeous homes that combine the best of nature and design. Like a fine work of art, the price is determined only by the bounds of what people are willing to pay. The houses on this list […]

A Short List of Places to Live in Australia

By on 05/05/2020

After living for 15 years in the Nordics, I am done with cold weather and short days. Finland has been good to me but I want to enjoy my home of Australia – the smell of eucalyptus, the sound of the waves crashing on the beach, and the feeling of the hot baking sun scorching […]