Down Under Disney

The Australian Guide to Disney Parks

Down Under Disney

Down Under Disney Promo

Just a quick post to launch our new promo video. With all the great footage we managed to capture on our last trip to Disneyland it was a massive struggle to cut it down to 40 seconds but we got Read more…


An Interview with Lexie

In part two of our interview series*, we sat down with regualr contributor, Lexie, to see how much of a role Disney and its Parks has played and continues to play in her life. Hope you enjoy! *Click here to Read more…


An Interview with Officer Blue and Donna

During my last visit to Disneyland, I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing two of the citizens of Buena Vista Street; Officer Blue and Donna. They are atmospheric cast members who have come straight out of of the roaring 20s Read more…


Disneyland Resort Dining: Food Glorious Food

In Australia, theme park food is up there with the worst in the country. It is poor quality, super expensive and always ends up coming back with a vengeance. In spite of this, you still end up buying it because Read more…


Characters: Who, When, Where and How?

Some would argue that character meet and greets are the life-blood of Disneyland; helping to create that truly immersive atmosphere. Indeed the ability for guests to meet his most famous characters was essential to Walt’s original plan for the Park. Read more…


The Top Ten: Rides

This is it. The post you have all been waiting for! My top ten rides at the Disneyland Resort. I would like to preface this by saying I actually really enjoy a good 75% of attractions at Disneyland and DCA¬† Read more…


Top Tips: Managing Disneyland Rides

It’s the age old question: How do I plan my day at Disneyland to ensure I get on all the rides I want to, with limited wait times? I’m sure this question resonates profoundly with all of you so I Read more…


Souvenirs: The Do’s and Don’ts

Ah souvenirs. We’ve all been there before. After a good jaunt overseas you’ve come back with two Eiffel Tower tshirts, five Statue of Liberty figurines, a tall Union Jack hat and three new suitcases to put them in. Despite the Read more…


Adventureland

Grab your fedora and khakis and cue the theme for Indiana Jones; We’re heading for Adventureland. Just watch out for snakes… The Enchanted Tiki Room Entrance to the Tiki Room. Photo Courtesy of¬†Disneyland Attraction Specifications – Atraction Type: Audio-animatronic Show Read more…


Disneyland Resort CA: When to Go

The door to your Boss’ office has never looked so daunting. You slowly approach, half expecting to see a troll guarding the entrance. A solitary bead of sweat forms on your brow. In your hand, the paper you hold flutters, Read more…