59 days in Australia Itinerary

59 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel route planner

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Wagga Wagga
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Hay
— 1 night
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Mildura
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Burra
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Port Augusta
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Ceduna
— 1 night
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Nullarbor
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Norseman
— 2 nights
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Kalgoorlie-Boulder
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Southern Cross
— 1 night
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Perth
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Mandurah
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Bunbury
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Margaret River
— 3 nights
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Denmark
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Wagin
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Hyden
— 2 nights
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Ravensthorpe
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Esperance
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Norseman
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Nullarbor
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Ceduna
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Streaky Bay
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Port Lincoln
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Port Augusta
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Broken Hill
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Wagga Wagga

— 1 night
The town of Wagga Wagga has an abnormally high percentage of athletic success.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, then make a trip to National Art Glass Gallery, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens.

You can plan Wagga Wagga trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Canberra to Wagga Wagga is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in August, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hay.

Things to do in Wagga Wagga

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Hay

— 1 night
Hay is a town in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Dunera Museum, get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Lodge Historic House and Heritage Rose Garden, and then see the interesting displays at Shear Outback.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Hay online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Wagga Wagga to Hay in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mildura.

Things to do in Hay

Museums

Mildura

— 1 night
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
On the 17th (Tue), examine the collection at Mildura Holden Motor Museum, admire the masterpieces at Mildura Arts Centre & Rio Vista Homestead, don't miss a visit to Lock 11, then learn about winemaking at Sunraysia Cellar Door, and finally make a trip to Chaffey House.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mildura trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Hay to Mildura in 3.5 hours. August in Mildura sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Burra.

Things to do in Mildura

Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

Burra

— 2 nights
Burra is a pastoral centre and historic tourist town in the mid-north of South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): make a trip to St Mary's Anglican Church of Australia, get engrossed in the history at Burra Town Hall, then see the interesting displays at Burra Railway Station, and finally go deep underground at Burra Copper Mine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Burra Regional Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Martindale Hall Historic Museum, and then stroll through Burra Heritage Trail.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Burra trip planner.

You can drive from Mildura to Burra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Mildura to Burra, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Burra

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Port Augusta

— 2 nights
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get outside with Alligator Gorge and then explore the striking landscape at Warren Gorge. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Powell Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Homestead Gardens, then let the kids burn off some steam at Port Augusta Train Park, and finally brush up on your military savvy at RSL Military Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Port Augusta road trip planning app.

You can drive from Burra to Port Augusta in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Ceduna.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ceduna

— 1 night
Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Goog's Track.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ceduna road trip planner.

Getting from Port Augusta to Ceduna by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. In August, daily temperatures in Ceduna can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Nullarbor.

Things to do in Ceduna

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Nullarbor

— 1 night
For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nullarbor online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Ceduna to Nullarbor takes 5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Norseman.

Things to do in Nullarbor

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Norseman

— 2 nights
Norseman is a town located in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia along the Coolgardie-Esperance Highway, 726km east of Perth and 278m above sea level. For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Norseman trip planner.

Getting from Nullarbor to Norseman by car takes about 10 hours. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Nullarbor to Norseman due to the time zone difference. On the 26th (Thu), you'll travel to Kalgoorlie-Boulder.

Things to do in Norseman

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Kalgoorlie-Boulder

— 3 nights
Kalgoorlie, part of the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, is a city in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, Australia, located 595km east-northeast of Perth at the end of the Great Eastern Highway. Kalgoorlie-Boulder is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the riches below the earth's surface at The Superpit, let little ones run wild at Hammond Park, walk around Karlkurla Bushland Park, and make a trip to Questa Casa.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kalgoorlie-Boulder itinerary builder website.

Drive from Norseman to Kalgoorlie-Boulder in 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Kalgoorlie-Boulder can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Southern Cross.

Things to do in Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Southern Cross

— 1 night
Southern Cross is a town in Western Australia, 371 kilometres east of state capital Perth on the Great Eastern Highway. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Yilgarn History Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Southern Cross day trip planning site.

You can drive from Kalgoorlie-Boulder to Southern Cross in 2.5 hours. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Southern Cross

Museums
Highlights from your trip

Perth

— 6 nights

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Change things up with these side-trips from Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & Fremantle Markets). Dedicate the 31st (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and snap pictures at Elizabeth Quay.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Perth trip builder tool.

Drive from Southern Cross to Perth in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Perth can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Mandurah.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Mandurah

— 2 nights
Mandurah is a coastal city in Western Australia, situated approximately 72km south of the state capital, Perth. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Dolphin Quay, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then contemplate the long history of Mandurah War Memorial. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Eastern Foreshore Park, then step off the mainland to explore Penguin Island, and then kick back and relax at Rockingham Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mandurah day trip planner.

You can drive from Perth to Mandurah in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September in Mandurah, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bunbury.

Things to do in Mandurah

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trip

Bunbury

— 3 nights
Bunbury is a growing city that attracts young workers, who in turn have fostered a vibrant nightlife.
Step out of Bunbury with an excursion to Gnomesville in Wellington Mill--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get up close to creatures of the deep with All Sea Charters, visit a coastal fixture at Bunbury Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Back Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Koombana Bay.

Plan a trip to Bunbury easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Mandurah to Bunbury by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Bunbury

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Margaret River

— 3 nights
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Step out of Margaret River to go to Dunsborough and see Meelup Beach, which is approximately 44 minutes away. Spend the 11th (Sat) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. On the 12th (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with Busselton Jetty and tour in harmony with nature at Legend Charters.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Margaret River online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bunbury to Margaret River in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Denmark.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark

— 3 nights
Denmark's population of over 2,700 people grows to several times that number during tourist season because of its natural wonders.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denmark: Walpole (Petrichor Gallery, Giant Tingle Tree, &more) and Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk (in Nornalup). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Greens Pool, tour the pleasant surroundings at Peaceful Bay, take in the dramatic natural features at Elephant Rocks, and look for gifts at The Toffee Factory.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Denmark trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Denmark takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Wagin.

Things to do in Denmark

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Wagin

— 1 night
Wagin is a town and shire in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, approximately 225 km south-east of Perth on the Great Southern Highway between Narrogin and Katanning. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Bluebird Replica Dumbleyung, see the interesting displays at Wagin Historical Village, and then appreciate the history behind Giant Ram Park.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Wagin travel route website.

Drive from Denmark to Wagin in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hyden.

Things to do in Wagin

Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Hyden

— 2 nights
The town of Hyden is located 292 km east-southeast of Perth, Western Australia in the Shire of Kondinin. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Lace Place, then explore the striking landscape at Hippo's Yawn, then take in the dramatic natural features at Wave Rock, and finally pause for some photo ops at Scrap Iron Sculptures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go for a walk through The Humps, explore the fascinating underground world of Mulka's Cave, then delve into the mystery of Lake Magic, and finally pause for some photo ops at The Pioneer Memorial.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hyden day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Wagin to Hyden in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Ravensthorpe.

Things to do in Hyden

Nature · Parks · Museums

Ravensthorpe

— 2 nights
Ravensthorpe is a town 541 km south-east of Perth, 40 km inland from the south coast of Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Arthur Drive Scenic Lookout, then hike along East Mount Barren, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Barrens Beach. On your second day here, explore the galleries of Deck Treasures, then make a trip to Ravensthorpe Silo Art, then look for gifts at Yummylicious Candy Shack, and finally examine the collection at Ravensthorpe Historical Society.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Ravensthorpe journey tool.

Traveling by car from Hyden to Ravensthorpe takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Ravensthorpe

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Esperance

— 3 nights
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Cape Le Grand National Park. There's much more to do: walk around Esperance Foreshore, don't miss a visit to Esperance Whale Tail, kick back and relax at Thistle Cove, and steep yourself in history at Esperance Stonehenge.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Esperance trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Ravensthorpe to Esperance by car takes about 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Esperance can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Norseman.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Norseman

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see human ingenuity at work at Bromus Dam and then walk around Dundas Rocks and Lone Grave. On your second day here, look for gifts at IGA Norseman, then take some stellar pictures from Beacon Hill Lookout, and then pause for some photo ops at Norseman Statue.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Norseman trip maker.

You can drive from Esperance to Norseman in 2.5 hours. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nullarbor.

Things to do in Norseman

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Nullarbor

— 2 nights
Explore Nullarbor further: make a trip to Great Australian Bight.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Nullarbor day trip website.

Traveling by car from Norseman to Nullarbor takes 10 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Norseman to Nullarbor. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Ceduna.

Ceduna

— 1 night
On the 29th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Arts Ceduna, then get great views at Head of Bight, then trek along Encounter Walking Trail, and finally don't miss a visit to Ceduna Jetty.

To find more things to do and tourist information, go to the Ceduna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nullarbor to Ceduna takes 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Ceduna

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Streaky Bay

— 2 nights
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. On the 30th (Thu), get outside with Murphys Haystacks, then take in the dramatic natural features at Whistling Rocks and the Blowholes, and then stroll around Islands Caravan Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): take a tour by water with Baird Bay Ocean Eco Experience, then walk around Point Labatt, and then see the interesting displays at Great White Shark Replica.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Streaky Bay fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Ceduna to Streaky Bay takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Port Lincoln

— 2 nights
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): stroll around Glen-Forest Tourist Park & Vineyard, identify plant and animal life at Triple Bay Charters, and then don't miss a visit to The Old Mill. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along Whalers Way, contemplate the long history of Mill Cottage Museum, then admire all the interesting features of Winter Hill Lookout, and finally see the interesting displays at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Lincoln visit planner.

Drive from Streaky Bay to Port Lincoln in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums

Port Augusta

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli, then take some stellar pictures from Water Tower Lookout, then take in nature's colorful creations at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, and finally don't miss a visit to Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Port Augusta day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Port Lincoln to Port Augusta takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Broken Hill.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Broken Hill

— 4 nights
Visit Broken Hill to tour the mines and stay for the authentic feel of an outback settlement.
Explore Broken Hill's surroundings by going to Silverton (Mundi Mundi Lookout & Day Dream Mine). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service, identify plant and animal life at The Broken Hill Sculptures & Living Desert Sanctuary, don't miss a visit to Line of Lode Miners Memorial, and view the masterpieces at Howard Steer Art - Flying Doctor Artist.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Broken Hill day trip planning website.

Getting from Port Augusta to Broken Hill by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Port Augusta to Broken Hill, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Port Augusta in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Broken Hill, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hillston.

Things to do in Broken Hill

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hillston

— 1 night
Hillston is a township in western New South Wales, Australia, in Carrathool Shire, on the banks of the Lachlan River. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): make a trip to Lachlan River Swing Bridge.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hillston trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Broken Hill to Hillston with the Route module. Traveling from Broken Hill in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Hillston, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel to West Wyalong.

West Wyalong

— 2 nights
West Wyalong is a town in New South Wales, Australia, which is the main town of the Bland Shire, located in the Central West region of New South Wales. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): stop by Exclusive Hot Glass Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Wyalong Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at West Wyalong Wetlands.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the West Wyalong vacation planner.

Getting from Hillston to West Wyalong by car takes about 2.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in West Wyalong

Shopping · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.