Australia Travel Tips
Australia's biggest attraction is its natural beauty. The landscape varies from endless sunbaked horizons to dense tropical rain forest to chilly southern beaches. Scattered along the coasts, its cities blend a European enthusiasm for art and food with a laid-back love of sport and the outdoors.
Visitors expecting to see an opera in Sydney one night and meet Crocodile Dundee the next will have to rethink their grasp of geography in this huge country. It is this sheer vastness that gives Australia much of its character.
Written by Emma, Australia, March 2012
World Heritage-listed Fraser Island is one of Australia’s most incredible places and stands alongside natural icons such as Uluru , Kakadu National Park and the Great Barrier Reef as a ...
The capital city of Western Australia , Perth , is considered one of the most isolated capital cities in the world given its location on the lesser populated side of Australia .
Written by Brooke, Australia, September 2012
The Gold Coast Sevens, a rugby union sporting event, occurs annually as part of the Australian section of the IRB Sevens World Series . Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our ...
Mt Stuart is the larger mountain on the opposite side of the city from the cbd and has the most beautiful view of the whole of townsville. It situated just of the main highway and behind the ...
Coffs Harbour not only has the BIG BANANA! but it also has a small sea animals wildlife park in the middle of the city. We only found this place because we like to explore (get lost on the roads ...
Pet a dolphin at the small animal park, Pet Porpois Pool on Orlando street in Coffs Harbour. Here are some pictures.
Written by Emma, Australia, November 2011
If you are looking to get out of the city and breathe some sea air into your lungs, you can’t go wrong with a trip down the Great Ocean Road. Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from ...
Written by eva_afta, November 2010
Luna Park is a small theme park just outside of Sydney. I took my sister there for her birthday and we had a great time - the Go Wild Pass is a must! It allows unlimited rides for an entire day.
Written by Brooke, Australia, March 2013
Rugged and rustic outdoors, pristine and tropical beaches, and quaint and cozy wine countries – Australia has all the romance one could dream for. A trip down under provides countless options for ...
Written by Emma, Australia, May 2012
Mother’s Day in Australia falls on the same day as Mother’s Day in the US
– the second Sunday in May. As we all know, many people mark this day
as a chance to spoil their Mums, who typically ...
Upon entering the National Gallery of Australia , the first piece you will lay eyes on is the iconic Aboriginal Memorial .
This piece features a display of 200 painted and hollow tree trunks, ...
Written by Jane Ormond, Australia, September 2011
Vast, lush Queensland
took quite a hit in January of 2011 when Cyclone Yasi descended and
floods turned streets into rivers. But they don’t call Queensland ‘the
Sunshine State’ for nothing. ...
One of Towmnsvilles most popular start of the night drinks, its on the corner of Palmer st which is the main restaurant district on Townsville.
Written by Emma, Australia, April 2012
To visit Australia and not visit Uluru (Ayers Rock) would be like bypassing London on a visit to England
(excepting the fact that Uluru is Australia’s most recognisable natural
icon, and ...
The most amazing breakfast buffet..and the restaurant is ion the top floor which is just breath taking views of the ocean
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