Journeys

Acheron Way | Acheron

The Acheron Way is a winding scenic road that is among the most verdant mountain valleys in Australia. It runs from Warburton to the Black Spur Road at Narbethong.

Adelaide to Clare Trip | Adelaide

A round trip to this town passes through Gawler, Hamley Bridge and Balaklava and returns through Auburn and Kapunda. A day of very varied scenery, through plains and hills can be experienced. The trip is about 326 kms.

Adelaide to Mount Lofty Summit Trip | Adelaide

Mount Lofty Ranges, (named by Matthew Flinders as he sailed past in HMAS Investigator in 1802 after noticing the ranges while landing on Kangaroo Island), are a series of rounded hills to the east of Adelaide that stretch across 320km to the Peterborough region. This trip around the slopes of the Mount Lofty Ranges, and to a lookout on the highest peak, affords fine views of the city and its surr...

Adelaide to Victor Harbor Trip | Adelaide

This trip of about 209 km and passes through some of the best country around Adelaide. Noarlunga is a popular picnic spot, Victor Harbor is a holiday and fishing resort, and at Goolwa you are near the mouth of the Murray River.

Adelaide to Wallaroo Trip | Adelaide

This is an interesting trip to Spencer's Gulf through northern pastoral country, wheat fields and industrial areas. With a visit to the mines at Wallaroo and excursions to towns along the Gulf of St. Vincent, the trip is about 370 km.

Australian Caravan Safari Trails | North Strathfield

Fancy exploring this beautiful country of ours by caravan, motor home or mobile camping vehicle, whilst enjoying the camaraderie of group travel with like-minded people?If so, NRMA Motoring & Services and the Caravan, RV and Accommodation Industry of Australia have an exciting range of Caravan Safari trails just for you. Suitable for both the novice and experienced traveller there are usually six ...

Ayers Rock to Kings Canyon Trip | Alice Springs

Drivers reach Kings Canyon from Uluru in three hours by taking the Lasseter Highway and Luritja Road. Those with a four-wheel-drive and at least a spare day's travelling time can take the unsealed Mereenie Loop from Alice Springs. Located 325 km south-west of Alice Springs, Kings Canyon is one of the Centre's most spectacular attractions. Named in 1872 by explorer Ernest Giles after Fieldon King,...

Brisbane to Ormiston Trip | Brisbane

A short tour of about 106 km to the southern shores of Moreton Bay returning through Beenleigh. From Cleveland Point where a fine view of the Bay and Islands can be obtained. Tropical fruit including custard apples pawpaws, pineapples, granadillas and mangoes can be seen under cultivation.

Brisbane to Southport & Coolangatta Trip | Brisbane

From South Brisbane the journey brings you to Beenleigh, until the coast is reached a few km on the Brisbane side of Southport and Surfers paradise. This is Queensland's most famous beach resort and fast becoming the best known spot on the Australian eastern coast. Cooloongatta is further south on the N.S.W. border. Round trip from Brisbane is about 241 km.

Brisbane to Toowoomba & Darling Downs Trip | Brisbane

Leaving south Brisbane turn right at Wooloongabba Fiveways and drive to Ipswich. Beyond Ipswich there are farming areas and the historic towns of Marburg, Helidon famed for its Spa, and Gatton at the foot of a spectacular climb through the Dividing Range to popular Toowoomba. Toowoomba has gardens, fine buildings and wide streets. Round trip from Brisbane is about 270 km.

Canning Dam and Araluen Trip | Perth

The tour to the Canning Dam provides the opportunity of seeing the State's largest reservoir whilst passing through some of the prettiest parts of the Darling Ranges. The forward journey is by the main southern road to Armadale (28 km), a little township at the junction of the main roads to Bunbury and Albany, and thence through the hills to the Canning Dam. After an inspection of the reservoir,...

Corner Country journey

Visit outback towns such as Tibooburra and Milparinka. Travel through the Sturt National Park to Cameron's corner where 3 states meet. (road)

Ghan to Alice Springs

From Sydney, Melbourne or Adelaide travel by train to Alice Springs in the footsteps of Afghan cameleers.

Great Ocean Road Journey, Torquay to Warrnambool | Torquay

The Great Ocean Road is a 243 km stretch of road along the south-eastern coast of Australia between the Victorian cities of Torquay and Warrnambool. The road was constructed to provide work for returning soldiers and dedicated as a Memorial to those killed in the First World War. It is one of Australia's great scenic coastline drives. Like sentinels guarding a wild and untamed coastline, the Twel...

Halls Creek to Wolfe Creek crater

From Halls Creek explore the original town 15 kms. away. Then travel down Canning Stock route to massive Wolfe Creek crater. (road)

Hobart to Evandale, Perth, and Longford Trip | Hobart

Century-old buildings and picturesque rural scenery are the features of this trip. The journey traverses some of the earliest settled areas in the northern part of the island. From Launceston you follow the main Hobart Highway past the aerodrome at Western Junction to Evandale, a small township on the South Esk River. The tour proceeds through sheep-farming country to Perth and thence to Longford...

Hobart to Hastings Trip | Hobart

This is a visit to Southport Inlet beauty spots and Hastings Caves and hot springs. The route is along the famous Huon River. The return trip is about 205 km.

Hobart to Huon and Channel | Hobart

This round trip through the apple-growing districts south of Hobart and along the western shore of the D'Entrecasteaux Channel is particularly attractive in spring when the trees are in blossom. After leaving the city, the Huon Road winds its way around the foot-hills of Mount Wellington to Ferntree, after which the road is terraced around the mountain spurs to Huonville. The tour continues throu...

Hobart to New Norfolk Trip | Hobart

The New Norfolk trip is a visit to history and to the National Park beyond. South of the Park are the Junee Caves. Return distances are New Norfolk 42 km, National Park 94 km, Junee Caves 180 km.

Hobart to Port Arthur Trip | Hobart

This is a short run to Australia's earliest history through Dunalley and Eaglehawk Neck to view the tessellated pavement, Tasman's Arch and the Blow Hole. The return through journey Numbeenah is about 104 km.