Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas, QLD © Tourism Port Douglas and Daintree

Why you should go backpacking in Australia

Sunset picnic, Australia's Golden Outback, WA © Australia's Golden Outback

Sunset picnic, Australia's Golden Outback, Western Australia

Neptune Island Marine Park, Eyre Peninsula, SA © Calypso Star Charters

Neptune Island Marine Park, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia

King George Falls, on the north Kimberley coast, WA © Tourism Western Australia

King George Falls, the Kimberley, Western Australia