Take a look at what's new in October 2015
Top shows and exhibitions to see in 2016
A new year brings new talent to Australian shores and an influx of exhibitions and shows confirmed for 2016. Some of the highlights include award winning musicals, Aboriginal artefacts returning to Australian shores for the first time and an amazing installation that shines a whole new light on your experience at Uluru.
Eight of Australia’s best surfing beaches
Some of the world’s most renowned surfers regularly travel to Australia to take advantage of its world-class waves and they know their way around the best surfing beaches. Beyond the world renowned Bells Beach on the Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Byron Bay in New South Wales and the aptly-named Surfers Paradise in Queensland, it’s the ‘off the beaten track’ beaches that often promise the best waves and conditions.
48 hours on Fraser Island
The world’s largest sand island, World-Heritage-listed Fraser Island is constantly evolving and full of natural beauty including turquoise- and emerald-coloured lakes, meandering creeks and white-sand beaches. Butchulla Aborigines knew Fraser Island as K’gari, or “paradise”, and after 48 hours here you’ll know why.
Celebrate New Year's Eve all over Australia
The high point of summer holiday festivities in Australia is the colourful and sparkling celebration of New Year’s Eve. There are countless free public events held on the night where visitors can experience Australia’s unique cheer, culture and exuberance.