Travel blog - Australia

Travel blog - Australia

The Frankland Islands, Queensland

7 Stunning Places You Had No Idea Were In Queensland

When you think of Queensland it’s easy to think of only the bright lights and skyscrapers of Surfer’s Paradise on the Gold Coast, but I’m here to tell you that Queensland is actually home to a laundry...
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Quokka on Rottnest Island Richard Collett

Rottnest Island: Quokka Selfies and Bike Rides

Waiting off the coast of Perth in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean is one of Western Australia’s best getaways, Rottnest Island. This rugged and beautiful island is just a short ferry ride away fro...
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Nudey Beach, Queensland

12 Queensland Beaches You'd Rather Be At

Hands up if you’re getting sick and tired of this whole winter thing?! There’s something to be said for a British winter—it’s cold, drizzly and not quite like winter anywhere else in the world, and ev...
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The Best Ways to Explore Australia

From soaring above the world’s largest coral reef to hiking mountain passes and paddling down majestic rivers, there are as many ways to explore Australia as there are wonders to behold... T...
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Daintree Rainforest Rachel Lay

David Attenborough's Favourite Place On Earth: Your Guide To The World’s Oldest Rainforest

If I asked you what comes to mind when I say “oldest living rainforest”, I’d forgive you for thinking of the...
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The Twelve Apostles in Victoria

An Expert's Guide to Victoria

Flight Centre's Victoria Expert Nikki Metcalfe has been to Australia 10 times and spent three months travelling around Victoria. She says "This small state is so diverse, with a cosmopolitan...
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Fraser Island, Queensland (image: Tourist Events Queensland)

Queensland Gets the Royal Seal of Approval from The Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Today, Monday, 22 October, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex touch down on the soft sands of Fraser Island – the largest sand...
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Fraser Island, Queensland

Things to Do on Queensland’s Fraser Island

On a trip along Queensland’s Nature Coast, fellow travellers had repeatedly told me about one particular spot that I simply had to visit. They spoke of a mystical sandy isle, with windswept dunes, cry...
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Discover Queensland’s Great Beach Drive

With a sprawling coastline, well connected highway and plenty of icons to see, the Australian state of Queensland is made for driving. But where to begin when planning an all-out epic road trip that i...
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Kayaking at Whitehaven Beach

12 Photos That Prove Queensland Has the Best Beaches in the World

Where to find the world’s best beaches? It’s a tough call – but these drone snaps from Tourism Australia have got us dreaming of Queens...
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Where to See Wildlife in Victoria, Australia

From the dramatic coast to the rugged, national park-filled interior, Victoria is home to some of Australia’s most iconic wildlife. Despite being the second smallest state Down Under, its rich landsca...
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Best Road Trips in Victoria, Australia

If you love the idea of road tripping in Australia consider making the state of Victoria your starting point for a driving holiday Down Under. From the culture-packed city of Melbourne there are a num...
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