Check out these videos highlighting the exciting experiences Queensland can offer you:
Dan works for VisitOz on a farm in Goomeri in outback Queensland. Follow a day in his life as he musters animals by motorbike and rides horses. Day jobs don't get more Aussie than this!
Join Swedish thrill-seeker Erica as she showcases a crazy day of ups and downs (literally) with a skydive, zipwire catapult, and bungee jump. If you're heading to Cairns put these on your must-do.
Meet Kellie Chalmers, a local Brissy girl, as she takes you on a tour of her city. Explore the delicious markets (ideal for food on a budget), before heading along the Brisbane River for an 'arvo of rock climbing with Riverlife.
Lisa is from Canada and has the ultimate dream job! She finished her micro biology degree back home then joined the 'Learn to Earn' scheme with Prosail where she goes out on the Great Barrier Reef and gets trained on the job to be a deckhand. Check out a day in her awesome life onboard a Whitsundays boat!
Meet Marloes (Maz) Odenkirchen, a 19 year old backpacker from Holland travelling up Australia's east coast. Join her on a 4WD adventure to Fraser Island, the world's largest sand island. Shipwrecks, rainforest, crystal clear lakes, and a 70-mile long beach -- it's no wonder this is a backpacker haven!
Want to see a real Aussie Lifesaver in action? Australian Ironman Champion, Tanyn Lyndon, is a 19 year old member of a Surf Club on the Gold Coast near Brisbane. Join him on the beach to see why there's nothing like Australia!
From Brisbane, visit Moreton Island, Surfers Paradise, and Noosa on the Sunshine Coast. Head inland for Outback Queensland or north for World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, Bundaberg's natural attractions, and Mackay, a gateway to the idyllic Whitsundays. In Queensland's tropical north, Townsville, Cairns, Port Douglas and Mission Beach line the coast along the Great Barrier Reef, up to the Daintree Rainforest.
Combine art and outdoor adventure in Brisbane, where South Bank's cultural institutions and restaurants meet riverside gardens and a lagoon. Take a paddlesteamer or ferry down the Brisbane River, abseil Kangaroo Point cliffs and bike ride through the City Botanic Gardens. Day trip to Moreton Island or add Noosa, the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast hinterland to your itinerary.
Fast-track fun on the Gold Coast, where the high-rises are built around superb surf beaches like Surfers Paradise. Dive into lively nightlife, international theme parks and designer boutiques, see the coast from a Spitfire plane and cheer on competitors in the Coollangatta Ocean Swim. Experience the opulent Palazzo Versace or head to the hinterland for rainforest walks and spa retreats.