Australia boasts some weird and wonderful wildlife! Tree climbing kangaroos, snoozy koalas, paddling platypus, choral kookaburras and dinosaur like cassowaries all call Australia home.
To experience Australia’s marine life join a snorkelling expedition, a dive trip, a kayak adventure or book on to a glass bottom boat to hang out whales, dolphins, brightly coloured fish, friendly whale sharks, turtles and manta rays swimming in brightly coloured coral playgrounds.
Back on land, keen walkers have a huge choice of hiking trails through some of the world’s oldest national parks, many of which are steeped in Aboriginal history.
Plan your holiday to make the most of Australia’s natural wonders timing your trip to tie in with the spring wildflowers, or whale shark season in Western Australia. Explore some amazing wildlife holiday offers below from Distant Journeys and Austravel and book your journey today.
No one knows Australia like Qantas
Qantas fly daily from London Heathrow to both Sydney and Melbourne on the award-winning Qantas A380. From 25 March 2018, Qantas will fly double-daily from London Heathrow to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth and daily to Adelaide. Choose to fly via Singapore, or on the Qantas Dreamliner non-stop to Perth*. Once in Australia Qantas have onwards connections to over 60 destinations across Australia.
Experience why Qantas was recognised at the Skytrax World Airline Awards in 2016 as the Best Airline in Australia / Pacific. Choose from over 1,000 inflight entertainment options, and benefit from generous complimentary checked luggage allowance on every flight, starting with a generous 30kg for International Economy flights. With world class inflight dining, complimented by outstanding wines, and an unrivalled level of comfort and hospitality; fly Qantas and you’ll feel like you’re in Australia before you’ve even arrived.
Qantas Explorer Fares
By booking your international and domestic flights at the same time, you could save with Qantas Explorer fares^. There are over 80 routes to get you to more than 30 destinations included as Qantas Explorer fares, so you can easily include a visit to Uluru in the Northern Territory followed by experiencing the iconic Great Barrier Reef. So, where first?
Discover wildlife experiences
Where to see kangaroos in the wild
See the Great Barrier Reef's great 8
SEE AUSTRALIA'S UNIQUE WILDLIFE
Terms & Conditions
* London Heathrow to Perth and London Heathrow to Singapore flights are non-stop, scheduled from 25 March 2018 (subject to aircraft and schedule change). Subject to government and regulatory approval.
^ Qantas Explorer fares must be booked in conjunction with a Qantas return international fare to Australia, and have the same validity as your international ticket. At times, there may be sale fares available which may be cheaper than the Qantas Explorer fare for that routing.