Couple walking in Noosa National Park, Noosa, QLD © Tourism Australia

Spring: Things to do during September in Australia

Single Little Penguin walks along the beach at dusk © Chi Kueng Renault Wong

Little Penguins, Burnie, Tasmania © Chi Kueng Renault Wong

Did you know?

More than 80 per cent of Australian flora and fauna is unique to the country.

Couple picnicking on Shark Beach with Sydney Harbour in the background © Tourism Australia

Shark Beach, Sydney Harbour, New South Wales © Tourism Australia

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Speedboat drives through Horizontal Falls © Tourism WA

Horizontal Falls, Kimberley, Western Australia © Tourism WA

Famil strolls along Seal Bay next to seals on Kangaroo Island © Copyright SATC

Seal Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia © Copyright SATC

Travel tip

Daytime temperatures average 20°C (68°F) in Sydney throughout September — perfect weather for long strolls and runs around the city.

Child walks through fields of colourful tulips at Tesselaar Tulip Festival © Tesselaar Tulip Festival

Tesselaar Tulip Festival, Silvan, Victoria © Tesselaar Tulip Festival

Aboriginal artist painting artwork © Tourism NT/Shaana McNaught

Tiwi Design, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Shaana McNaught

View of Perth City skyline from Kings Park Botanic Gardens © Botanic Gardens & Parks Authority

Kings Park Festival, Kings Park Botanic Gardens, Perth, Western Australia © Botanic Gardens & Parks Authority

Travel tip

Western Australia covers 33 per cent of Australia's land mass. From north to south, there’s a lot to see, so plan ahead to ensure you have enough time to do your itinerary justice.

Art sculpture sits on Currumbin Beach at sunrise © Karl Meyer

Swell Sculpture Festival, Currumbin Beach, Queensland © Karl Meyer

Women drink a glass of champagne trackside at the Spring Racing Carnival © Tourism Victoria

Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria © Tourism Victoria

Swimmers in the water at Twin Falls © Tourism Australia

Twin Falls, Jardine River National Park, Cape York, Queensland © Tourism Australia