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5 places to find wild cassowaries in Australia

5 places to find wild cassowaries in Australia

Exact locations for finding these amazing prehistoric creatures in the wild. We spotted 11 in five days, how many will you find?

Where to see wombats in the wild

Where to see wombats in the wild

Wombats are another of Australia’s unique and loveable animals, and we always love it when we come across them in the wild. Here’s our guide to the best places to see wombats in the wild.

Aerial photos of Australia to fuel your wanderlust

Aerial photos of Australia to fuel your wanderlust

Australia is a country that looks even better from above. Here’s our favourite aerial shots of Australia that will fuel your wanderlust.


5 places to see platypus in the wild

5 places to see platypus in the wild

Platypus are the hardest of all Australian animals to spot in the wild. However, if you go to any of these five spots you'll have a good chance of seeing one.

Best places to see wild koalas in Australia

Best places to see wild koalas in Australia

Seeing a koala in Australia is a must-do and seeing them in the wild is an incredible experience. Here's our guide to seeing wild koalas near Sydney and the best places to see them in the rest of Australia.

3 week Australia Itinerary for a dream vacation

3 week Australia Itinerary for a dream vacation

Putting together a three week itinerary for Australia is not an easy task. As there's so many amazing things to do and there's such big distances you have to select your areas carefully. There's so many places we could have included, but in keeping with our blog this itinerary is for those who love the outdoors, wildlife and seeing those bucket list items in Australia.

The cost of travelling in Australia

The cost of travelling in Australia

Australia's an expensive country to visit, so to help you budget for a 2 week vacation or more, we've gone through the costs of accommodation, food and transport in Australia. After living here for 4 years, there's also a few tips on how to travel "cheaply" in the land down under.

10 Jaw-dropping beaches to visit in Australia

10 Jaw-dropping beaches to visit in Australia

The top 10 beaches in Australia that will blow you away! After seeing these, you’ll struggle to be wowed by anywhere else in the world.

26 Must-see places in Australia

26 Must-see places in Australia

All the must see places in Australia in (nearly) every state! From Uluru in the Red Centre, to the stunning Wineglass Bay in Tasmania. From the incredible wildlife of Kakadu to the Blue Mountains in NSW. Here’s the true Aussie bucket list.

Why Summer isn't the best time to visit Australia...

Why Summer isn't the best time to visit Australia...

Summer (Dec - Feb) isn’t the best time to visit Australia: half the country is in rainy season and the other half swelters. Here’s when you should visit.

The best places to see wild kangaroos close to Sydney

The best places to see wild kangaroos close to Sydney

There's one thing every visitor to Australia want to do: see a wild kangaroo. There's nothing like spotting your first kangaroo bounding across the road or sparring on the golf course. Despite outnumbering humans, kangaroos aren't too easy to find, so we've compiled a list of the best places to see wild kangaroos near Sydney.

5 of the most unique hotels in Australia

5 of the most unique hotels in Australia

If you are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, these are our favourite five unique, luxury accommodation picks to make your trip to Australia truly memorable.

The best places to see Australian animals in the wild

The best places to see Australian animals in the wild

You didn't come to Australia to see the iconic koala, kangaroo or wombat in a zoo. Here's the best places to encounter these icons and more incredible Australian in the wild.