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The Best Reasons to Visit Sydney in Autumn

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Visiting Sydney in the fall will save you money and allow you to enjoy the city at a quieter time of year.



Australia in October

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October is midspring in Australia, the flowers are in bloom, the weather is warm, and the sand and surf of Australia's beaches beckon.



What to Do in Australia in February

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February is the last month of the Australian summer with generally warm weather in most of Australia tapering to cool as autumn approaches.



Poisonous Spiders

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Poisonous spiders pose a danger to those visiting Australia so watch out for them.






The Best Time to Visit Sydney - Spring

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The 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.



How to Travel by Ferry to Tasmania

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A guide to passenger and vehicular ferry transportation to Tasmania, Australia, including schedules, prices, and booking information.



Beware the Deadly Irukandji Jellyfish

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The 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.



What to Expect if You're Visiting Australia in...

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The Australian winter takes place in the months of June, July and August.



Why July Is a Great Month to Visit Australia

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July is midwinter in Australia, and one of the best months for skiing and other snow activities. There's also Yulefest and the Darwin Regatta.



Summer in Australia

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It's summer in Australia when it's winter in the northern hemisphere.



Australia's 5 Best Budget Beach Destinations

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It's no secret that Australia offers up some pretty spectacular beaches in every state, with the obvious exception of the land-locked Australian Capital Territory!



10 Reasons to Visit Sydney

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Sydney is Australia's best known city and one of the most popular destinations Down Under. Here are 10 reasons why.



Australian Words and Phrases: Aussie Speak

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English is the principal language spoken in Australia, though there are enough unique words and phrases to sometimes make it seem like we speak a completely different language!



Sydney to Melbourne

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If you plan to drive from Sydney to Melbourne, you have a choice of two major road routes to follow. You can follow Princes Highway (Highway 1) all along the coastal route, or take the shorter inland route on the Hume Highway.



Driving Down Under: What You Need to Know

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Foreign travellers who would like to drive in Australia need to consider these conventions before they even get in the vehicle.



What Are Thongs?

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Thongs in Australia are not the skimpy, sexy pieces of underwear some people think of when hearing the term.



Melbourne's Free City Tourist Shuttle Bus

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Melbourne'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.



What You Can Expect from Australia in December

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December 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.



Australian Open Year by Year

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The Australian Open sees the continuing march of champions, retaining and losing titles as well as coming up through the qualifying rounds.



Melbourne City Circle Tram Information

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The City Circle Tram in Melbourne operates daily along a city circuit passing a number of Melbourne attractions.



Australia in January

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January in Australia is a midsummer month of the Sydney Festival, Australian Open, Australia Day, and various other Australian events and attractions.



What to Wear When You're Visiting Australia

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Casual 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.



Australian Traffic Rules

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You would need to know these basic Australian traffic rules and regulations if you want to go driving in Australia.



What You Need to Know About Seasons in Australia

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With Australia in the Southern hemisphere, several things that set it apart from countries in the Northern hemisphere, particularly its seasons.



Australia Month by Month: Weather, Events,...

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Visiting Australia? Check out the months when you plan to travel.



Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle

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The Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle is a free hop on, hop off bus service with stops at a number of Melbourne attractions.



The True Story of Red Dog

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Whether 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.



The Top 7 Australian Travel Books

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So with this list of spectacular guides, you can rest assured that you’ll never be bored and will always be informed – along with finding tips for adventures and hotels that are off the beaten track – when travelling in Australia.



Your Guide to June in Australia: The First...

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June in Australia is the beginning of winter which also sees the start of the ski season during the Queen's Birthday holiday weekend.