Australia’s diverse range of beach and coastal experiences will take you all over the country. From Victoria’s Great Ocean Road, to Tasmania’s Freycinet National Park, Sydney Harbour in New South Wales to the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland.
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With more than 50,000 kilometres of coastline, Australia has countless beach and seaside destinations to explore. But Australians love of the water extends beyond the coast and inland where rivers, lakes and waterfalls reveal more about why Australia is not just a place you see, but a place you feel. If you’re not sure where to start, follow this guide of six must-do aquatic experiences in Australia.
Drive along Great Ocean Road | dmc Melbourne
If you plan to visit Melbourne, try the Great Ocean Road which can be seen in as little as one to three days. The famous cliff-hugging curves, endless sea views, pretty coastal towns and dramatic rock formations combine to make Victoria’s Great Ocean Road one of the world’s best. Australia offers incredible road trips that thrill at every turn with secluded beaches, mountaintop views, towering forests and unique wildlife viewing.
Explore one of the country’s best-known landmarks such as the Great Barrier Reef | dmc Cairns, Australia
Explore the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef, which stretches for more than 2,000 kilometres along the Queensland coastline. Snorkel, scuba dive or take a scenic flight over the reef. Relax on luxurious tropical islands or stay in one of the many coastal getaways like Palm Cove, Cairns or Port Douglas.
Discover Sydney and her natural beauty | dmc Sydney, Australia
Watch the sun set over the iconic Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge in one of the world’s most famous harbour cities. Experience Sydney’s natural beauty and culture around Sydney Harbour and the historic Rocks. Explore famous coastal beaches such as Bondi, Bronte, Coogee and Palm Beach. Bushwalk through Sydney Harbour National Park, dine at world-class restaurants, visit the Blue Mountains.
Get up close and personal with cute kangaroos and koalas on Kangaroo Island | dmc Adelaide, Australia
Imagine yourself surrounded by friendly kangaroos on a clifftop at Stokes bay, Kangaroo Island. Meet Australian sea lions on the beach, kangaroos, koalas, wallabies, penguins, echidnas and diverse birds. Discover rugged rock formations, underground caves, bush-cloaked national parks, and beaches and bays to swim, snorkel, dive and fish. Commune with native wildlife and majestic scenery on Kangaroo Island, easily accessible from Adelaide.
Sail through the Whitsundays | dmc Hamilton Island, Australia
Soar over the top of the clear blue water and white sands of Whitehaven Beach or sail through spectacular scenery of the Whitsundays. Afterwards relax at your luxury island resort and enjoy superb food and wine on Hamilton island.
Surfing on the Gold Coast | dmc Brisbane, Australia
Experience what it’s like to paddle in the ocean on a surfboard and marvel at the famous Gold Coast skyline.
Australia has many spectacular coastal and beach attractions worth including in your luxury travel itinerary or incentive travel program. Keep exploring and contact your destination management company Australia, UNIQ Travel & incentives Australia >>