Travelling with Pets on Australia’s East Coast is the go-to guide for pet-friendly travel focusing on camping, caravan parks, dog-friendly beaches, accommodation, pubs, bars, and wineries. In addition to this, we also cover pet travel tips, reviews, dog nutrition and more.
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As a Sydney-based writer and animal lover, who likes travelling, walking around Blackwattle Bay and drinking green tea, I enjoy collaborating with pet and travel brands to help promote their products successfully.
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Carla Francis is the internationally recognised author behind the 5th edition guidebook and blog, ‘Travelling with Pets on Australia’s East Coast’. Carla’s work has been extensively featured across Australia, on SBS radio, in The Daily Telegraph, Herald Sun, The Courier Mail, Australian Dogs & Pets, Dogs Life, and Gold Coast Bulletin. Carla has made significant contributions to the Japan Times, VitaPet, Blackhawk Pet Care, magazines such as Caravan World, Pets Bar, Camper Trailer Australia, Horses & People, and online at Go See Australia and the Pet Directory. She is also the in-house pet travel expert for PetsForever app, and her latest book, a travel memoir, was featured in The Reader’s Digest, and will soon be translated into Italian.
About the author
Carla Francis is the author behind 'Travelling with Pets on Australia's East Coast', a pet travel guidebook and blog, which was recently named as one of Australia’s Top Pet Blogs by PetSecure. She's also contributed to the Herald Sun, Camper Trailer Australia, The Japan Times, Cat World and online at Go See Australia, Pawshake, Horses and People and the Pet Directory to name a few. With experience working in the promotion industry in London, Carla has worked on campaigns for large international brands such as Coca-Cola, Gordon's Gin, and Kenzo, on events for high profile companies including Bloomberg, CNN, and Goldman Sachs, and managing a promotion for Garnier. This experience has given her first-hand insight into promoting brand awareness. At home, Carla has been featured on SBS, the Daily Telegraph and Australian Dogs and Pets magazine and her book has received praise from many in the pet industry.
About the Blog
Carla created the 'Pet-Friendly' blog in 2013, after realizing the need for reliable pet travel information. She is a dedicated pet owner who has left no stone unturned with her mission to create a quality book and website.
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