Please note that production road trips will resume in 2023.
About Our Trips:
Grasshopper Travel runs a series of Film Trips through-out Australia to add content to our website. This section shows what a typical road trip looks like when travelling with our camera crew. It was conducted in April 2018 and covered production on The Bottom End, Outback, and Top End parts of Australia. Since then we have run other trips between Cairns and Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne, Sydney and Melbourne, and also Tasmania.
Join The Crew - Join The Adventure!
Our next AMAZING trip starts from Melbourne on Thursday 21st February and will finish up in Perth 25 days later on Sunday 17th March 2019. We will cover great Australian Destinations like Melbourne, The Great Ocean Road, Grampians, Fleurieu Peninsula (Adelaide), Flinders Ranges (Outback SA), The Nullabor, Esperance, Albany, Margaret River, and Perth. It will be an ACTION PACKED ADVENTURE with awesome activities like Abseiling, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Surfing, Hiking, SUP, Island Boat Tours, Scenic Boat Tours, maybe Scuba Diving and Horse Riding, and much more. We have a beatiful range of accommodation from luxury hotels, holiday parks, motels, and the occasional hostel. Some restaurants and pubs are also included. Please contact us for more details on the trips itinerary. I hope you can join us!
How To Contact Us:
This video link shows what we get up to on our road trips. It's footage from a recent 3-week film trip in October 2018 between Sydney & Melbourne:
Meet the group from our 17 day Tasmania film trip in November 2019
Film Trip-25 Starting Thursday 21st February 2019. Limited seats available:
About Grasshopper Travel
Grasshopper Travel is Australia’s very first video travel guide showcasing fantastic Australian businesses in travel and associated businesses. We have a production department that is responsible for filming and producing short videos for our business members to give locals and tourists a better understanding of their services. Grasshopper Travel now has over 950 exciting Australian businesses listed on our website. Our production trips generally go for 4 to 6 weeks and follow an exciting program packed with adventure, excitement, friendship and amazing experiences as we visit new Destinations and businesses to film. Please follow this link to see what a typical bmember video looks like:
Ocean Freedom Cairns: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37P8fyyqSGQ
Mojo Surf Camp-Spot X: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9pyZHbPV6Y
As part of our service, we also produce video presentations (or reviews) for our mainstream travel businesses in a variety of international languages. This is where you come in. By joining our road trips, you get to experience the new businesses we film in return for your reviews. This also helps other people with their travel plans if English is not their preferred language. If you join our road trip, you will become ‘Grasshopper Cast’ and be part of our website. You will definitely feel like a celebrity at times with special treatment from our business partners. Please follow this link to see what a typical presentation (review) looks like:
Claudia from Polland: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sf6BuXgzCc
Pia from France: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djK11j7t-Nw
The following was our epic FILM TRIP-21 on OUTBACK AUSTRALIA we did in April 2018. We have kept it up on our website to give you an idea of what we do on a road trip.
Don't miss an opportunity to join our film crew exploring many of Australias' best Destinations. Our road trips are a great adventure. You will make very close friends from all over the world. I have carefully planned the trip to travel to some amazing natural wonders of the Great Ocean Road and Outback Australia. We will visits natural springs, breathtaking gorges, mountain ranges, waterfalls, caves, and rivers. There is a list of attractions below. The trip will run at a nice steady pace allowing time in most places for sight seeing. This trip will start from Melbourne.
Transport Hire and Fuel
Hotel / Motel / Cabin Accommodation for most nights
Camping under the stars for approximately 5 nights during the trip - basic camp gear is provided by us, just bring your own sleeping bag
A range of activities and tours as descbibed below in the itinerary including Rap Jumping, Kayaking, Surfing, Mountain Biking, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Horse Riding, River Cruise, and more!
Some meals are provided for by our accommodation or restaurants and cafes we film as descbibed below in the itinerary
All other meals. We run a food kitty that everyone contributes to for food shopping every few days.
Personal effects like sunscreen, insect repellant, etc
National Park Entry Fees and Camping Fees (if applicable)
You will be helping out during the trip to set up great film shots and assist with the cameramen getting the footage they need. The crew are great and fun to work with. Our Swedish cameraman will also be producing a personal video for each person about the trip for your beautiful mermories. We are limited to a maximum of 10 International Cast (Travellers) so be quick to call and reserve your spot. The trip will start at our Melbourne accommodation at 3:00pm for a brief on the trip before we check into the accommodation then off to have a few drinks on us..
LETS START THIS AMAZING ROAD TRIP....