Paddleboarders paddling in the ocean in Shark Bay World Heritage Area © Tourism Western Australia/Mark Boskell

Dirk Hartog Island National Park, Shark Bay, Western Australia © Tourism Western Australia/Mark Boskell

The best secret places to switch off in Australia

Compass Hut tiny home in Forthside © Compass Hut/Kylie Bell

Compass Hut, Forthside, Tasmania © Compass Hut/Kylie Bell

Venture North Cobourg Coastal Camp glamping tent overlooking the ocean © Venture North

Venture North Cobourg Coastal Camp, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory © Venture North

Kitchen with fresh produce at the Dairy Flat Farm in Daylesford © Lake House Daylesford

Dairy Flat Farm, Daylesford, Victoria © Lake House Daylesford

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Couple enjoying the view at The Boathouse, Satellite Island, Tasmania © Adam Gibson, visuals.tourismtasmania.com.au

The Boathouse, Satellite Island, Tasmania © Adam Gibson, visuals.tourismtasmania.com.au

Sierra Escape, Mudgee, New South Wales © DNSW

Sierra Escape, Mudgee, New South Wales © DNSW

Mount Barney, Scenic Rim, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Mount Barney, Scenic Rim, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Five Acres, Phillip Island, Victoria © Marnie Hawson

Five Acres, Phillip Island, Victoria © Marnie Hawson

CABN Matilda, Kuitpo Forest, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia © Isaac Freeman, CABN

CABN Matilda, Kuitpo Forest, Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia © Isaac Freeman, CABN