Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:25:06 +0000
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia is internationally renowned for its sprawling vineyards scattered across its diverse countryside, so it’s unsurprising that some of our wine regions are amongst the most popular holiday destinations
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZPerth may be 3,500km away from the funky laneways of Melbourne, but the capital city of Western Australia also boasts an eclectic collection of hip cafes.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWith Australia in the Southern hemisphere, several things that set it apart from countries in the Northern hemisphere, particularly its seasons.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMelbourne's free tourist bus, the City Tourist Shuttle, is a free hop on, hop off service with stops at a number of Melbourne city attractions.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle is a free hop on, hop off bus service with stops at a number of Melbourne attractions.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia weather should be a guide to what clothes you wear.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMelbourne, Australia offers a number of free tourist attractions. Here's a selection that shouldn't cost you any money.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZCasual wear is generally the way to go in Australia. You can go to the opera in jeans and no one will give you a second look.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZOctober is midspring in Australia, the flowers are in bloom, the weather is warm, and the sand and surf of Australia's beaches beckon.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZDecember is a month of holidays. Not only are there two public holidays - Christmas Day and Boxing Day - but quite a number of businesses close down for the Christmas season, and school terms end before Christmas, so it's holiday time for large numbers of Australians.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAfter days, weeks or months of the daily grind, there’s not much better than sitting back on a white sandy beach on your very own island getaway.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThongs in Australia are not the skimpy, sexy pieces of underwear some people think of when hearing the term.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Irukandji jellyfish is found in north Australian waters during the jellyfish season from October to May. Here’s what to do if you are stung.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZYou would need to know these basic Australian traffic rules and regulations if you want to go driving in Australia.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe golden wattle, Acacia pycnantha, is the national flower of Australia.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney is Australia's best known city and one of the most popular destinations Down Under. Here are 10 reasons why.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAutumn in Australia begins on March 1. This is actually some 20 days before the March equinox when day and night are finely balanced
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZTasmania is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places in Australia, with everything from bustling towns and cities to untouched natural landscapes...
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe wonderful thing about visiting Sydney is that the city shines through any season: there is always something to see, do and explore, regardless of the weather or climate.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Australian Open sees the continuing march of champions, retaining and losing titles as well as coming up through the qualifying rounds.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMt Augustus in Western Australia is the world's biggest rock, about two and a half times the size of Uluru in the Northern Territory.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZIt’s a season of generally fine weather although late spring could bring cyclones, and wind and rain, to parts of the northern regions of Queensland, Western Australia and the Northern Territory
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe City Circle Tram in Melbourne operates daily along a city circuit passing a number of Melbourne attractions.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZA guide to passenger and vehicular ferry transportation to Tasmania, Australia, including schedules, prices, and booking information.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZVisiting Australia? Check out the months when you plan to travel.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZDid you know that Australia is around the same size as all of Europe? This means there is a lot to explore across the country – although a few destinations really shine in the lead up to winter.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSeptember in Australia is the first month of the southern spring and it's a season of regrowth and flowers.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZA guide to activities and attractions to consider on your visit to Sydney, Australia, including walking tours, dining, and the Sydney Opera House.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZKnowing the Australian language and uniquely Australian words and phrases helps in understanding the Australian idiom.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Australian winter takes place in the months of June, July and August.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhile it’s easy to forget that Sydney is not the capital of Australia, here are the capital cities of Australia’s six states and two mainland territories.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZActor, director, producer Mel Gibson spent much of his early years in Australia, studied at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, and starred in a number of Australian films at the start of his movie career.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZVisiting Sydney in the fall will save you money and allow you to enjoy the city at a quieter time of year.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZTips on tipping in Australia and New Zealand shed light on tipping customs.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZFebruary is the last month of the Australian summer with generally warm weather in most of Australia tapering to cool as autumn approaches.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZPoisonous spiders pose a danger to those visiting Australia so watch out for them.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZHere's what to do on arriving in Sydney and how best to get to your hotel.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZJune in Australia is the beginning of winter which also sees the start of the ski season during the Queen's Birthday holiday weekend.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZYou can take the Sydney Harbour Bridge walk from The Rocks to Milsons Point, and it's free.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZDriving in Australia means having to know Australian traffic rules and regulations.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZA glossary of Strine and Australian slang - words and phrases starting with the letter A
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZHere are some fast facts and other information about New Zealand.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhether you’re in the suburbs, out in the bush or living in the city, dogs are universally cherished creatures. So it’s little wonder why the true story of hitchhiking, people-loving adventurer Red Dog has caused so generated so much interest.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney is probably one of the world's major cities with the most number of tollways.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZIt's summer in Australia when it's winter in the northern hemisphere.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia has a number of public holidays which are normally non-working days resulting in various government and non-government offices being closed.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZNovember in Australia is best known as the month of the Melbourne Cup. It is, too, the last month of spring.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZJanuary in Australia is a midsummer month of the Sydney Festival, Australian Open, Australia Day, and various other Australian events and attractions.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Prime Minister of Australia is chosen by members of the winning party or coalition in an Australian Federal election.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZJuly is midwinter in Australia, and one of the best months for skiing and other snow activities. There's also Yulefest and the Darwin Regatta.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Australian language includes some unique idioms, terms, words, phrases
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhen people think of the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, the first – and often only – thing that comes to mind is the iconic Three Sisters, a huge rock formation in Katoomba
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZCircular Quay in Sydney is an ideal place to start your Sydney discovery tour.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZHere are some Australia facts for a quick overview of this nation continent.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZApril in Australia is mid-autumn with temperatures starting their slide into winter. Anzac Day is celebrated in April and Easter celebrations may occur in April as well.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe best time to visit Sydney could be in the Australian summer.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMelbourne, capital of Victoria, has a large number of interesting city attractions best visited by tram or on foot.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney in the winter could be the best time to visit Australia's largest city.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZFrom Sydney to Melbourne the major inland route is through the Hume Highway.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Great Barrier Reef along the Queensand coast of Australia is a popular destination for Australian and overseas visitors.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhat you need to know to see the Phillip Island penguin parade, including access, viewing areas, and travel information.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZQueensland national parks feature spectacular landscapes, offer insights into the Australian natural environment and provide spaces for passive and active recreation.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney is a tourism hot-spot, and one of the most popular and busiest cities in Australia. There are plenty of iconic spots to tick off your bucket list during your stay in the Harbour City – but visiting popular destinations like the Sydney Opera House doesn’t need to be a huge headache!
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhat are the first things that come to mind when you think of Australia? Once you learn the following striking facts about Australia, they may completely redefine how you think about the land down under...
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZYou’ve booked your flights, browsed hotel deals and had a look at a few tours. In other words, you’ve done all the fun stuff to prepare for your holiday to Australia...
2016-10-22T11:25:06Za simple how to on exploring sydney in one day
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMelbourne has a number of major museums and galleries which provide insights into the life and culture not only of Australians but also of other peoples of the world.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia's Great Barrier Reef is a succession of spectacular reefs extending from just south of the Tropic of Capricorn off the Queensland coast to Torres Strait in the north.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralians have adopted a global reputation for being fit, fun and friendly – and for the most part, that’s true! However, there is plenty of misinformation out there...
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZCertain states and territories of Australia have adopted official animal emblems or state and territory animals symbolic of them.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe first month of the Australian autumn, March is a month of various festivals and holidays.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAn indication of the broad spectrum of Australian attractions, destinations and other information is contained in this alphabetical list.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Floriade flower festival is an annual spring festival redolent with the scents, sounds and sights of the Canberra spring held from around the middle of September to around the middle of October.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe Melbourne theatre guide is a regularly updated listing of theatre productions in Melbourne, when and where they are playing, and how to book tickets.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney landmarks are not only distinctive structures on the Sydney urban landscape but also assist visitors and newcomers to the city to find their bearings.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWith so much to see and do in Australia, it’s easy to assume that a dream Australian holiday will likely leave you with a much lighter wallet.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZIt’s important to have a basic understanding of a country’s money before you get there – if for no other reason than so you don’t accidentally tip the waiter $100 for your meal, when you meant to hand over a crisp $10 note!
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney Australia - what to do and where to go on visiting Sydney Australia for the first time - three practical steps to Sydney Australia sightseeing.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZDo you need an Australian visa? Here's what you need to know.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZBoxing Day, December 26, is a national public holiday in Australia.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSydney attractions are easily found and reached within Sydney city itself.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZStrine and Aussie slang: a glossary of unique Australian words and phrases starting with H
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZIf you plan to drive in Melbourne, watch out for the
2016-10-22T11:25:06Za simple how to on exploring melbourne in one day
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhere is the Sydney Opera House located?
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe hongi is a traditional Maori greeting expressed by the rubbing or touching of noses.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMay in Australia is the month before the onset of the southern winter.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZTo the seasoned traveller, encountering a language barrier is no surprise. When heading down under, you may not think this will be much of an issue – however, Australians frequently use abbreviations or slang...
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia celebrates the return of spring with a number of Australian flower festivals held in various cities, towns and states.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZTwo of Australia's better known children's book writers tell of their Tasmania travels.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe beach in Nielsen Park, part of Sydney Harbour National Park, faces Shark Bay in the east Sydney suburb of Vaucluse, and is properly known as Shark Beach but is popularly known simply as Nielsen Park. Page 14.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWith dozens of museums, art galleries, marketplaces and other creative hubs, Melbourne is renowned as the unofficial cultural capital of Australia!
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZSouth Bank in Brisbane provides an attractive dining venue and shopping area across the Brisbane River from the city central business district.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZYum cha in Australia, and particularly in Sydney, is a serving of small Chinese dishes of a large variety of mainly steamed items, such as dim sums and barbecued-pork buns, served from trolleys that go around among the diners.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZMelbourne, Australia's second largest city and the capital of the state of Victoria, is a fascinating blend of old and new in its buildings and their architecture.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZHere are suggested northern NSW destinations when driving north from Sydney.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe best movies produced in Australia are selected annually by the Australian Film Institute and now by the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZWhen driving from Sydney to Melbourne you can visit most of Australia's coastal attractions by following Highway 1 which goes all around the continent.
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZAustralia is home to many quirky animals, but there’s something special about penguins: they’re small, have an adorable little waddle and, most importantly, they’re incredibly cute...
2016-10-22T11:25:06ZThe popular form of the New Zealand Maori haka is a war chant and challenge with many aggressive sounds and movements.