Australia

At a glance

  • Diverse beaches
  • Rugged wilderness and natural wonders
  • Cosmopolitan cities

Australia holidays

Unearth unique experiences in the land of adventure

Appearing high on wish lists and in once-in-a-lifetime travel plans, Australia is vast and iconic. Awe-inspiring landscapes of rugged Outback and glorious beaches can be reached from cosmopolitan cities; and colossal natural wonders sit both at the heart and offshore. Watch as rock formations change colour in the light of the day, glide through glistening waters alongside whale sharks and dolphins, and drive along one of the world’s most scenic coastal roads.

Whether it’s a first time tour of the major cities, an extensive campervan expedition or a world class escape, this is the ideal destination for unique holiday experiences, half the world away.

  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, and swim with whale sharks and dolphins in Western Australia
  • Learn all about Aborigine culture in the red centre and visit iconic Uluru
  • An ideal self-drive destination with scenic roads, and great for families - especially with one of our campervans
  • Iconic cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth
  • The rugged wildernesses of Tasmania and Kangaroo Island, and the vast Outback

Good to know

Time difference:

Sydney, Melbourne & Cairns GMT +10 hours; Adelaide & Darwin GMT +9½ hours; Perth GMT +8 hours.

Capital:

Canberra

Currency:

Australian Dollar.

Flying time to destination:

Sydney 22 hours; Melbourne 22 hours; Cairns 20 hours; Darwin 17½ hours; Adelaide 19½ hours; Perth 18 hours.

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