Children with a horse at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley © Luxury Lodges of Australia

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, Wolgan Valley, New South Wales © Luxury Lodges of Australia

10 life-changing childhood experiences in Australia

Did you know?

Indigenous cultures uses the sun, moon and stars for navigation, mythology and to predict the weather and upcoming seasons.

Human interaction with a Monkey Mia bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) © Tourism Western Australia

Monkey Mia, Western Australia © Tourism Western Australia

Fun fact

Australia is home to the largest cattle station in the world. South Australia’s Anna Creek covers 24,000 square kilometers (9,266 square miles), which is almost the same size as Belgium. 

Child diving with clown fish on the Great Barrier Reef © Silversonic Dive & Snorkel

Agincourt Reef, The Great Barrier Reef, Queensland © Silversonic Dive & Snorkel

Sleigh riding experience at Mt Baw Baw © Visit Victoria

Mount Baw Baw, Victoria © Visit Victoria

Family learning to surf at Clarkes Beach, Byron Bay. © Destination NSW

Clarkes Beach, Byron Bay,  New South Wales © Destination NSW

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