Summer is just around the corner and after a long winter, now is the perfect time to get outdoors. When it comes to travelling, Australians tend to go overseas. But don’t look too far - leave your passport at home and explore the beauty of our own country.
There are some places in Australia that stand out as must-dos, whether you are a tourist or a local. Read on to find out our top 7 Australian spots that will take your breath away!
THE TWELVE APOSTLES
Stop to admire the incredible twelve apostles (a collection of limestone stacks) on your drive along the great ocean road in Victoria. The great ocean road is one of the world's most scenic coastal drives, you will be amazed at every turn of the coastline.
THE FLINDERS RANGES
Experience a magnificent sunset in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. See a multi-coloured curtain across the sky, truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. Here you will also find rugged mountains, breathtaking gorges, sheltered creeks and, of course, lots of adorable local fauna!
GO BARE IN THE WHITSUNDAYS
First charter a bare boat, next gather your friends and all the supplies you will need, and then head on out to the jaw dropping inlets and bays of the 74 isles. This is an experience you will never forget!
Witness a sunrise at the mesmerising Uluru (Ayers Rock), this is truly something that has to be high on your list. Watch as the magnificent rock changes colour before your very eyes. There are five viewing areas around the rock where you can capture that phenomenal photo!
Go wine tasting at the infamous Barossa Valley, this is one of Australia’s oldest and finest wine producing regions and will provide a wondrous setting for a fabulous day. You can either explore the area yourself or book one of the many day tours to have a boozy fun filled day!
TAKE THAT FAMOUS WALK
For a more active and adventurous trip, take the walk from Bondi to Coogee. First start off with breakfast in Bondi whilst watching life go by, then head off on this beautiful 6KM coastal walk.
SNORKEL OR DIVE THE GREAT BARRIER REEF
See the incredible marine life in the Great Barrier Reef, it is one of mother nature's most dazzling creations. What are you waiting for - get out there!
Now over to you, what do you think are the most breathtaking places in Australia?