7 of the Best Things to Do in Perth

Australia’s most remote city is often overlooked for its distant location on the coast of Western Australia – but it shouldn’t be! This sun-soaked spot (boasting 300+ days of sunshine every year) has plenty to keep you busy, including these seven things to do … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 by Hazel Plush


Why Australians love the Gold Coast

I love the Gold Coast. I’m not ashamed to admit it. Even in spite of its long suffering reputation for glitzy excess. To put it in perspective, the Gold Coast is to Australia what Miami is to the USA.  And while some of the … Continue reading

May 22, 2017 by Lauren Burvill


All Aboard The Ghan Train in Australia

Spectacular scenery, comfort and camaraderie are among the many reasons The Ghan train expedition has stood the test of time. Originally dubbed The Afghan Express, the Australian locomotive was named after the pioneering cameleers – once thought to be from Afghanistan, but in fact from … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 by Phil Murray


The Best Places to Visit in South Australia

While smaller than most of the country’s other state capitals, you’ll soon feel at home in the welcoming little city of Adelaide. And with many of South Australia’s best attractions within easy reach, this self-drive Journey will give you plenty of time to explore … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


Australia’s Best Ice Cream Shops

If Aussies had to pick a national food, ice-cream would definitely be a leading contender. In the same vein as craft beer and boutique coffee roasters, ice cream in Australia has become serious business – and rightly so considering Australia offers perfect year-round ice cream-consuming … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 by Danny Venzin


An Interview with Bistrode CBD, Sydney

Keeping things simple – and local – is always on the menu at Sydney restaurant Bistrode CBD… “You know how Chanel used to say you should get dressed up and then take one item off?” asks Jane Strode. “I think that’s a good way … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 by Phil Murray


The Best Two-Week Australia Holidays

As the world’s number one travel company to Australia, we know all there is to know about the Land Down Under – and that includes sorting the fact from the fiction. As it happens, we love busting myths, especially the common misconception where people … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


Campervanning in Western Australia

Perth is one of the most remote cities in the world. But it’s never been easier to travel there, with the first direct link between London and Perth due to take off in March 2018. The city is also the gateway to Western Australia, … Continue reading

May 5, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


A Guide to Visiting Phillip Island

Less than two hours from Melbourne, Phillip Island is the perfect destination for wildlife and wilderness lovers. Think waddling little penguins, koalas sleeping in the trees and vast, undulating landscapes, complete with protected nature parks. Beyond that there’s the world-famous Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, … Continue reading

May 4, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


The Ultimate 50 Things to Do in Australia

Australia may be big, but our Travel Experts know it better than anyone – which is where this epic list comes in. Escape the tourist horde and really get under the skin of the Land Down Under with these top 50 activities and excursions, … Continue reading

May 3, 2017 by Flight Centre UK