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Natural Tourist Attractions in Australia
January 15, 2022

Natural Tourist Attractions in Australia

Nature-based tourism forms a significant component of Australia s visitor economy, ranking among top travel motivators for international visitors to the country. Nature-based tourism is leisure travel undertaken largely or solely for the purpose of enjoying natural attractions and engaging in a variety of nature-based activities – from scuba diving and bushwalking…

Top Tourist Attractions in Australia
January 3, 2022

Top Tourist Attractions in Australia

The Lesser-Known Highlights of Oz Ever heard of Sydney Opera House? Bondi Beach? The Great Barrier Reef? Yup, thought so. You and every other person on this planet. The iconic sights of Australia are inescapable, even for those who have never been. Deservedly so, of course: they really are magnificent, and no gap year in Australia would be complete without seeing…

Big Tourist Attractions Australia
November 26, 2021

Big Tourist Attractions Australia

TOURISTS love to splash photos of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and our “big” tourist attractions online, according to a list of the 20 most “Instagrammable” Aussie landmarks. But what’s most surprising is only two Victorian favourites — The Twelve Apostles (6) and Puffing Billy (11) — made the list, probably because people are too busy enjoying themselves in our…

Northern Territory Australia Attractions
November 23, 2021

Northern Territory Australia Attractions

1 Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park In the Red Centre, World Heritage-listed Uluru National Park, is one of Australia s most famous tourist attractions. The park s main features include Uluru (formerly Ayers Rock), the 348 m high red monolith rising from the desert, and the dome-shaped rocks called Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), which lie…

Tourist Attractions in NSW Australia
October 18, 2021

Tourist Attractions in NSW Australia

1 Sydney Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, is one of the world s most alluring cities. Graced by the iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, the sparkling blue harbor is the city s crown jewel. Hop aboard a ferry or harbor cruise to really appreciate Sydney s stunning waterfront location. In addition to world-class restaurants, festivals, galleries…

Newcastle Australia Attractions
June 29, 2021

Newcastle Australia Attractions

Highlights Amazing beaches and vibrant culture A harbour city with amazing surf beaches linked by the spectacular Bathers Way coastal walk, Newcastle is north of Sydney and a delight to explore. Enjoy world-famous Merewether Beach, cool bars, delicious food, fascinating history, and a lively arts and music scene. About Newcastle Newcastle is a vibrant cosmopolitan…

List of Tourist Attractions in Australia
June 26, 2021

List of Tourist Attractions in Australia

We at Love Home Swap were curious. Which of these attractions was the most visited? Would it be India s iconic Taj Mahal? Or perhaps California s Disneyland? And just how many holidaymakers visited them each year? Following extensive research, we ve come up with a list of the 50 most visited tourist attractions. DATA SOURCES: We acquired the most up-to-date data…

Australia Famous Tourist Attractions
May 30, 2021

Australia Famous Tourist Attractions

Some of Australia’s best-loved attractions and events are being hit by a sophisticated scam operating through Chinese social media platform WeChat, stealing potentially millions from Australian businesses. The Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC) today launches an awareness campaign of the issue, after canvassing…

Attractions in Cairns, Australia
May 3, 2021

Attractions in Cairns, Australia

1 Cairns Esplanade Enjoy a sunrise or sunset stroll and soak up the vibe of this friendly town along Cairns Esplanade. A massive facelift transformed this seafront strip into a vibrant social hub and recreation center catering to both locals and tourists. Stretching along the seafront in town, the esplanade now boasts lush tropical parks, playgrounds, a swimming…

Melbourne Attractions Australia
April 12, 2021

Melbourne Attractions Australia

Year-round. The climate is temperate. Plus, travelers coming from the Northern Hemisphere can escape their own winter for an Australian summer, and vice versa. Transportation Melbourne’s public transport system goes just about anywhere, but traveling on it requires a myki card (used on all trams, trains—including regional ones—and buses). Purchase a myki Visitor…

Man Made Tourist Attractions in Australia
March 28, 2021

Man Made Tourist Attractions in Australia

1 Kangaroo Island Kangaroo Island off the Fleurieu Peninsula is the third largest island in Australia and one of the country s top natural jewels. Sparkling cerulean seas, pristine beaches, rugged coastal scenery, fascinating rock formations, caves, and close-up encounters with charismatic wildlife are the prime attractions. Besides its namesake marsupial, visitors…

Cairns Australia Attractions
February 4, 2021

Cairns Australia Attractions

What should you do on your first date with this sometimes-high-octane, always natural but mostly laid-back in a jet-lagged-kind-of-way place? We’ve canvassed the locals and come up with 9 must-dos for first-timers. 1. Take a chopper ride to plot your holiday Not sure how to squeeze in the hundreds of tours and locations on offer? Then, put the whole region in…

Top Ten Attractions in Australia
January 17, 2021

Top Ten Attractions in Australia

From the coral reefs and rainforests to scorched red deserts, Australia has everything that can make it a dream destination for any traveler. Here are some of the must-see places in Australia: 1. Sydney Harbour Chug under the Sydney Harbour Bridge; have a picnic on Cockatoo Island or Fort Denison; take a high-speed catamaran to Manly Beach for a surfing lesson;…

Australia Main Attractions
November 18, 2020

Australia Main Attractions

Flinders Discovery Centre and Museum This huge display area houses an amazing exhibition of dinosaur fossils from around the world, as well as an extensive and growing display of fossils from the local area. “Hughie” is the star attraction. A life size skeletal replica, this 7 metre Muttaburrasaurus was cast from the original bones of a 110 million year old dinosaur…

Australia Top Ten Tourist Attractions
November 3, 2020

Australia Top Ten Tourist Attractions

Full Moon Party, Thailand. The vast majority will have fun, but a small few have been unlucky. Photo: Getty Images A cocktail, and some sunshine: for a certain type of traveller, that s all that s required for holiday happiness, for a satisfactory time away from the everyday. Just some time to relax, and a fruity drink. But where s the fun in that? Other travellers…

Attractions in Tasmania Australia
October 25, 2020

Attractions in Tasmania Australia

Tasmania is an award winning destination and one of Lonely Planets top 10 regions to visit in 2015, with so much to see and do in such a tiny place it s no wonder Tasmania is such an amazing destination for a holiday. Whether you are after cultural enlightenment, an epic road trip or just a weekend away relaxing on a beach you can find your perfect Holiday in…

Gold Coast Australia Tourist Attractions
September 19, 2020

Gold Coast Australia Tourist Attractions

Enjoy the show, your sumptuous three-course traditional Aussie BBQ dinner with drinks, and free Stockman s hat! Experience the heart, soul and true Aussie spirit of the outback with Australian Outback Spectacular 3 which is presented by R. M. Williams and filled with more outback music, drama and action than ever before! After four years and amazing over a million…

Built Attractions in Australia
July 27, 2020

Built Attractions in Australia

Seven wonders? How about twelve – in Australia alone? It’s nearly impossible to narrow down this continent’s most beautiful, inspiring and astonishing natural sights, from the colorfully chaotic explosion of life in the Great Barrier Reef to the dramatic rippling red dunes of the Simpson desert. This sampling of Australia’s top natural attractions will have you…

Queensland Australia Attractions
July 12, 2020

Queensland Australia Attractions

Queensland, the Sunshine State, is Australia s most popular holiday destination. Golden beaches, reef-fringed tropical islands, fantastic surf breaks, World Heritage-listed rainforests, rivers, reefs, and waterfalls are just some of Queensland s natural jewels. And all of these sun-soaked settings offer a multitude of outdoor adventures. The dazzling Whitsunday…

Attractions Perth Australia
June 9, 2020

Attractions Perth Australia

With giraffes, penguins, creepy crawlies and Australia’s famous home-grown pouched creatures among its many species, Perth Zoo is a fun day out for the family. With 1, 200 different animals from over 160 species, the 1.7-million-square-metre Perth Zoo dates all the way back to 1898 and attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors year on year. Holidaymakers flock…

Main Tourist Attractions in Australia
May 28, 2020

Main Tourist Attractions in Australia

There are so many great activities to enjoy in Australia. Both visitors and locals can participate in an incredible array of activities, including sightseeing, theme parks, spectacular natural wonders, outdoor adventures, adrenaline experiences, wineries, excellent restaurants, guided tours, galleries, museums and much more. Australia is full of many unique and…

Tourist Attractions in Brisbane Australia
April 19, 2020

Tourist Attractions in Brisbane Australia

Whether you’re chasing something historical, delicious or entertaining – there’s no real secret to frugal frolicking in the river city. Make like Macklemore and discover Brisbane with only $20 in your pocket. 1. Engage a Brisbane Greeter Whether you’re passionate about public art, architecture or WWII – you name it, the Brisbane Greeters can cover it in their…

Australia Major Attractions
February 7, 2020

Australia Major Attractions

1. The Great Barrier Reef The world s largest coral reef system is perhaps Australia s greatest treasure. It is the only living thing visible from space and made up of more than 3, individual coral systems. Scuba diving is a great choice if you are willing to get your feet wet. If not, glass-bottom boats are available for tours and rental. Recognized as one…

Melbourne Australia Tourist Attractions
January 23, 2020

Melbourne Australia Tourist Attractions

If you are looking for things to do in Melbourne all you have to do is look up and you’ll find us – Eureka Skydeck: Melbourne’s greatest point of view. We are not your normal Melbourne tourist attraction. At Eureka Skydeck, we get Melbourne. In fact we know the city better than anyone because we oversee it like no one else. Situated in the heart of Southbank…

Historical Attractions in Australia
December 12, 2019

Historical Attractions in Australia

If you’re looking to explore Historic Sites in Australia and the history of the country then you can use our interactive map above or navigate further by using the links below. We’ll be continually adding to this list over time so make sure you check back later to find more historical sites in Australia. From aboriginal history to early European settlement and…

Australia Top Attractions
December 6, 2019

Australia Top Attractions

The Blue Mountains Australia offers so many things to see and do for free, however we couldn t possibly list all of them. You may have other suggestions which you feel should be included in the Top 10. Please use this page as a guide only and feel free to share your feedback and comments with our fans on facebook. The Three Sisters – Echo Point Katoomba The must…

Attractions in Gold Coast Australia
October 4, 2019

Attractions in Gold Coast Australia

Let Expedia help you experience the best that Gold Coast has to offer! If you’re looking for fun itinerary ideas, we can provide you with a list of the top sightseeing attractions, as well as helping you to find unmissable activities. Whether you’re travelling with your family, planning a romantic trip with your loved one, or visiting on business, we’ll make…

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