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Popular places to visit in Australia

Get started on planning your Australian holiday by looking at these popular places

Guide to Sydney

Guide to Sydney

Relax on sun-drenched beaches, dine at award-winning restaurants and take in some shows on your trip to Sydney.

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Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Explore the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef, which stretches for more than 2,000 kilometres along the Queensland coastline. Snorkel, scuba dive or take a scenic flight over the reef. Sail the palm-topped Whitsundays, trek the ancient Daintree Rainforest or relax on luxurious tropical islands such as Hayman and Lizard. Island-hop or stay in one of the many coastal getaways like Cairns, Hervey Bay, Missions Beach or Port Douglas.

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Great Ocean Road

Great Ocean Road

Drive Victoria's Great Ocean Road, home to the world class surf at Bells Beach and the craggy limestone spires of the Twelve Apostles. This dramatic region also offers fishing villages, migrating whales, shipwrecks, golden beaches, rainforests and national parks. Tackle the Great Ocean Walk or drive the Great Southern Touring Route between Melbourne and Adelaide.

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Melbourne

Melbourne

Discover Melbourne's secret laneways and rooftops, the cultural hub of Federation Square, buzzing bars, boutiques and eateries, and the iconic MCG. Experience St Kilda, the Royal Botanic Gardens, bohemian Brunswick Street and the nation-stopping excitement of the Spring Racing Carnival. Join world class events such as the Australian Grand Prix. Day trip to the Mornington Peninsula or to Phillip Island for fairy penguins.

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Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island

Commune with native wildlife and majestic scenery on Kangaroo Island, easily accessible from Adelaide. Meet Australian sea lions on the beach, kangaroos, koalas, wallabies, penguins, echidnas and diverse birds. Discover rugged rock formations, underground caves, bush-cloaked national parks, and beaches and bays to swim, snorkel, dive and fish. Drive here on the South Australian Loop or add the Eyre Peninsula to your coastal journey.

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#TravelwithKunal

Join Chef Kunal Kapur on his culinary journey across Australia, only on his YouTube channel Kunal Kapur.

Popular things to do in Australia

Explore Australia's aquatic and coastal experiences, nature and wildlife or food and wine. Select trip ideas to see recommended trips and things to do

2017 TOTAL BWF SUDIRMAN CUP
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2017 TOTAL BWF SUDIRMAN CUP

The world's fastest racket sport adds another feather to the Gold Coast's elite sporting cap ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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Aquatic and Coastal experiences

Aquatic and Coastal experiences

Learn about some of Australia's iconic aquatic destinations and experiences. From Victoria's Great Ocean Road, to Tasmania's Tasman National Park, Sydney Harbour in New South Wales to the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia has many spectacular aquatic, coastal and beach attractions for your holiday.

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Food and Wine experiences

Food and Wine experiences

Experience the freedom and creativity of Australia's food and wine culture that helps us produce fresh and innovative flavours and wines that are the envy of the world.

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Nature and wildlife experiences

Nature and wildlife experiences

Australia has some of the world's most distinctive and diverse natural environments, with unique wildlife, and spectacular landscapes, including many national parks and World Heritage Areas.

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Self-drive itineraries

Self-drive itineraries

From coastal journeys and outback adventures, an Australian road trip is one of the best ways to experience our wide-open spaces and magnificent scenery.

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Chris Hemsworth's Australia

Global ambassador and actor Chris Hemsworth shares his favourite Australian experiences.

Discover Australia's unique aquatic and coastal destinations Australia isn't just a place you see, it’s a place you feel

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