Long stretches of soft white sand, crystal clear turquoise water and hardly a soul in sight. If this sounds like your ideal beach holiday destination, then the pretty Western Australian town of Esperance should be high on your list of places to visit.
Forget the Great Ocean Drive – the Great Ocean Walk is the only way to really see this iconic stretch of coastline. I know walking 104 kilometres isn’t for everyone, but if you’ve got the stamina, this is one walk that is well worth the effort.
Do you like to have a variety of things to do when you’re on holiday? Do you love to soak up the sun on the beach or catch a wave? Do you enjoy eating out, taking in a show and exploring museums and galleries?
Known as the race that stops a nation, the Melbourne Cup has been thrilling Australians since 1861. On the first Tuesday of every November, Australians all over the country stop what they’re doing to watch (or listen to) the three minute race.
Who needs a long boring flight to Munich when you can experience the sights and sounds of the Oktoberfest in Brisbane? Not to mention those all-important tastes of the Oktoberfest including beer, schnitzels and pretzels.
Year after year as the weather turns cold for winter, the prolific humpback whale population and their less abundant cousins the southern right whales migrate from the cold waters of Antarctica with its fertile feeding grounds to the warmer waters of the Barrier Reef to mate and calve.