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An island paradise and special parrot that needs our help

An island paradise and special parrot that needs our help

Norfolk Island is an idyllic paradise located in the South Pacific. Steeped in heritage and natural beauty, Norfolk Island is holiday-makers dream. Whether it's relaxing on a white sandy beach or exploring the rich history, Norfolk Island offers something for everyone.

Much of Norfolk Island's natural forest has been cleared overtime to make way for farming and housing. National Park makes up just 10% of the island's area and is home to some unique flora and fauna including the Norfolk Island Green Parrot. This species of parrot is found nowhere else in the world. Sadly, due to the introduction of...


Our newest collection of Turkish towels is coming soon!

Our newest collection of Turkish towels is coming soon!

We've been working hard behind the scenes designing our latest collection of Turkish towels. We're now just weeks away from unveiling this newest range to you. With summer holidays and Christmas just around the corner we think we've created the perfect gift. We'll be offering early bird discounts to our mailing list members so make sure you sign up at the bottom of this page. We'll also be celebrating with some give-aways on social media and you'll need to be following us to be in with a chance. A big thank you to all of our customers so far, we...


The perfect gift for an Australian Summer

The perfect gift for an Australian Summer

Here we are,  it's last day of Spring with Summer knocking on the door and only 25 sleeps until Christmas day. Forget about hot cocoa and warm fires, in Australia we celebrate the festive season in a completely different way. Our Christmas holidays are typically spent enjoying the outdoors with friends and family, perhaps cooling off by the ocean and soaking up the Summer sun. It's this reason why we think our Traveller Towels are the perfect gift for that special person this Christmas and here's why: 

1. Lightweight and Compact: The traditional Turkish design of our Traveller Towels is made...


Giving Back Where it All Began

So a few weeks back we shared the news that we'd crunched the numbers and that we would soon giving a donation to our chosen charity. For those of you who aren't familiar with our fundraising efforts, when we launched Sandy Cove Trading Company in 2013, we made the commitment to donate $1 from every Traveller Towel sold to environmental conservation charity. 

This weekend we made the trip from Victoria to the Sunshine Coast to meet with our chosen charity. We can proudly share with you all that we have now donated over $1100 to Coolum and Northern Shore Coast Care. These...


Weekend travel escapes at your doorstep. Part 1: Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Weekend travel escapes at your doorstep. Part 1: Wilsons Promontory National Park.

We have only recently moved to Victoria but on our weekends off work, we’ve made an effort to get out and explore some of the attractions that this state has to offer. In this series of blog articles, we thought that we’d share some of those experiences.

Just recently we took a weekend trip to Wilsons Promontory National Park in south-east Victoria. This gem of a park is only 3 hours from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne city, yet it feels like a lifetime away. The park offers some breathtaking scenery with huge granite mountains giving way...