What the rest of the world calls hiking or trekking, Australians call bushwalking. The term is used to describe both multi-day trails through national parks and wilderness areas, and leisurely walks through urban parks. Australia invites travellers to explore extremely diverse and impressive landscapes, including desert,…
The Great Barrier Reef off the Queensland coast is the most magnificent marine wilderness and natural reserve in the world, and as such draws divers and snorkellers by the multitude. Jumping off point for those coming to explore the Reef is the city of Cairns. As it is a vast area (the reef is 1.243 miles/2,000km long)…
With no shortage of waves, the warmer waters, consistency and reputation of the east coast make this region the hub of Australia's surfing scene and the place to hunt for waves. The only downside is actually catching a wave here, as these waters tend to be overcrowded.
Victoria is a surfer's dream come true with…
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