Sydney - Blue Mountains
When was the last time you explored the Blue Mountains; sampled an award winning restaurant; taken a rejuvenating beauty treatment in an intimate health spa; gaze out at a majestic landscape of waterfalls, rainforest and awe inspiring cliffs? Spring is a magnificent time to explore the Blue Mountains. Take to the trails on the back of a mountain bike. Learn to abseil or rock climb with an experienced guide or take a yoga or meditation course in the beautiful mountain setting. Discover the Blue Mountains You Dont Know. Located less than two hour's drive from Sydney.
Gold Coast - Queensland
Mention the Gold Coast region and various images come to mind... stunning beaches, exciting theme parks, sun-kissed locals, sophisticated style, the list goes on. The Gold Coast truly offers something for everyone. It’s a holiday destination of wonderful contrasts. From the sophistication of Main Beach, the glamour of Surfers Paradise, to the quiet beachside towns and World Heritage listed rainforests of the hinterland...the Gold Coast is teeming with choice. Add this to the non-stop energy of the theme parks and a 70 km coastline with more than 40 patrolled beaches...
Apollo Bay - Victoria
Located at the foothills of the Otways and in the heart of the Great Ocean Road region, Apollo Bay has been called "Paradise by the Sea". Discover the town's wide, crescent-shaped sandy swimming beach, backdrop of rolling green Otway hills, relaxed lifestyle, waterfalls, and national and state parks. Like many places along the Great Ocean Road, the beach is a focus for activity all year round. Swim in the clear water, sea kayak with local seals, indulge in some deep-sea fishing, learn to surf, or horse ride along the beach at sunset. Head to Marriners Lookout Road for panoramic views over the town and coast.
Size: 4025 km from Sydney, on the east coast, to Perth on the west coast, or about a four-hour flight.
Area: 7,682,300 sq km.
Population: 19, 271 834
Primary Language: English.
States: Six states and two territories.
Most major international air carriers fly to Australia.
International gateways: Sydney, Melbourne, Cairns, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Townsville, Hobart and Darwin.
Flying Time: To Sydney from London or Frankfurt 21 hrs 55 minutes; from Singapore 7 hrs 15 minutes; from Los Angeles 13 hrs 30 minutes.
Some international cruise lines offer stopovers in Australia as part of a world cruise.
Voltage/Electricity : 240 volt with 2 & 3 prong adapters
A small and serene beautiful place with a population, Kangaroo Island in one of the famed spots in Australia. The coastline of towering rock and sheltered beaches is edged with turquoise seas, while acres of forest and bush cover the interior's red earth. The island's real treat however, is the abundant glorious birds, animals and ocean-based creatures that inhabit the place. If you also want to bask in the glory of this fascinating island, join us on Travel to Kangaroo Island.Lying just 110 kms south of Adelaide and 16 kms off the coastline of South Australia you'll find one of Australia's best-kept secrets, the Kangaroo Island.
Kangaroo Island is the third largest island off the coast of Australia with a length of 155 km, and width up to 55 km while covering an area of 4,500 square kms. Teeming with wildlife and surrounded by pristine beaches of white sand and crystal blue waters; the island in every way is truly a visitor's delight. Kangaroo Island is one of Australia's great scenic treasures and a must see for anyone interested in travel to wilderness destinations. If you also tour this wondrous place, join us on Travel to Kangaroo Island.