Accommodation

Coolum Beach Town | Coolum Beach

Coolum is the largest beach side resort on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. The area is fast growing with a population of 18 000. Although visitors will always be welcome to this beautiful place, the population may be capped to preserve the resources and standard of the living in the area. Coolum is approximately 90 minutes (135 km) north of Brisbane and about 15 km south of Noosa. The resort town ...

Flinders & Beyond Camper Trailer Hire | Port Augusta West

We are a Port Augusta based business allowing travellers to drive from the city, pick up and go to wherever your destination may be. Whether a trip to the Flinders or beyond, you're already halfway there. Why do any extra towing from the city? Save fuel costs! Basic or Deluxe rates available. Bookings in advance is a great option to avoid disappointment!

Frenchmans Cap, Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, Tasmania, | Queenstown

Frenchmans Cap is a prominent mountain in the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, Western Tasmania. It lies east of the West Coast Range, and south-west of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. The boundary of the park is about 2.5 hours' drive from Hobart along the Lyell Highway (A10). From Strahan, the park can be accessed via a cruise on the Gordon River. Those intending to...

Lake Alexandrina | Lake Alexandrina

Lake Alexandrina is a lake in South Australia, adjacent to the coast of the Southern Ocean, about 100 kilometres south-east of Adelaide. The Lake is located north of Encounter Bay and east of Fleurieu Peninsula. The Murray River is the major river to flow into Lake Alexandrina. Others include the Bremer, Angas, and Finniss Rivers, all from the eastern side of the southern Mount Lofty Ranges. ...

Mount Townsend and Blue Lake | Kosciuszko

Mount Townsend lies within Kosciuszko National Park in south New South Wales and id part of the Snowy Mountains Great Dividing Range. At 2185m above sea level, Mount Townsend is the second highest mountain in Australia. Mount Townsend is 4 km north of Australia's highest mainland peak, Mount Kosciuszko. Although, lower than Mount Kosciuszko, Mount Townsend has a craggier peak and is arguably more ...

Ormiston Gorge | Alice Springs

Ormiston Gorge showcases the spectacular geology and landforms of the MacDonnell Ranges. Ormiston is probably the most colourful of all Australian gorges. The orange and red quartzite walls have been wildly fractured. The floor of the gorge is strewen with fallen boulders and rocks of every colour and pattern imaginable. The Gorge has a near permanent waterhole, estimated to be up to 14 metres de...

Princess Margaret Rose Caves | Mount Gambier

Princess Margaret Rose Caves are located in the natural bush surrounds of the Lower Glenelg National Park and is one of the most highly decorated caves in Australia. The caves are 30 minutes drive from Mount Gambier and 15 minutes from Nelson. The caves features stalactites, stalagmites, cave coral and a variety of other amazing formations. Perhaps the most unusual of all formations in the cave a...

Quininup Falls | Margaret River

Quininup Falls is an outstanding waterfall in Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, located on the south-west coast of Western Australia, 261 km from Perth. The Falls are a two km walk north of Moses Rock, south of Cape Naturalist. The waterfalls and the surrounding area are a great spot for picnics especially in early spring. The easiest access to the falls is by taking the Caves Rd towards Moses ...

Spicers Gap & Governors Chair, Aratula | Aratula

Spicer's Gap and nearby Governor’s Chair are discovered along the road to Cunningham’s Gap travelling between Warwick and Tenterfield. The track through Spicers Gap was once a well worn path followed by bullocks and drivers in the early part of the nineteenth century as a route for the cartage of wool and timber to the Brisbane River. It is not known by the author whether the route first pas...

Trephina Gorge | Alice Springs

Trephina Gorge Nature Park lies in the East MacDonnell Ranges, 85 kilometres east of Alice Springs, and is notable for its sheer quartzite cliffs, red river gums and sandy creek bed. Trephina Gorge is one of two gorges that intersect the range. The other, John Hayes Rock Hole, is an impressive structure. The waterholes attract a wide variety of unique native wildlife, including diverse range of...

Walls of Jerusalem National Park | Devonport

The Walls of Jerusalem is a national park in Tasmania located on a high plateau of dolerite peaks featuring alpine vegetation and endemic conifer forests 144 km to the north-west of Hobart. The park takes its name from the outstanding geological feature which are thought to resemble the walls of the city of Jerusalem. The names of many places and features within the park have Biblical references ...

Windjana Gorge, Windjana Gorge National Park | Derby

Windjana Gorge National Park is a well known and much visited national park in the Kimberley Rerion. The park offers stunning bushwalking through outback wilderness. Rated as one of the most beautiful of all the gorges in this frontier region, Windjana is rich in vegetation and wildlife. Windjana Gorge National Park is about a two hour drive from Derby and best visited during the mild weather co...

Imbil Town | Imbil

Imbil is the largest town in the lower Mary Valley, in Queensland. Like most country towns, it has a warm community with many active groups, and that, combined with its picturesque main street perched on the banks of Yabba Creek, is one of its main attractions. There is an annual country show, local Sunday markets starting at 9.00am and the Friday night youth group, as well as various events...

Kalgoorlie - Boulder City | Kalgoorlie

Kalgoorlie, a city in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, is located 595 kms east-north-east of the state captial Perth. The city was founded in 1893 during the Yilgarn-Goldfields gold rush, and is located close to the so-called "Golden Mile". Known as Kalgoorlie-Boulder, the city fringes the site of a huge gold mine. Kalgoorlie has had a huge impact on Australia’s history. ...

Katherine Town | Katherine

Katherine is one of the largest towns in the Northern Territory. Located 320km south of the Darwin, the Town rests on the banks of the Katherine River. The Katherine Town Council is an established residential township with a commercial area and rural areas on the outskirts of the town. The original inhabitants of the town were the Jawoyn and Dagomen Aboriginal people. European settlement of the a...

Mataranka Town | Katherine

Mataranka is small township in the Northern Territory about 106 kms south-east of Katherine along the Stuart Highway. The main attraction in the Mataranka region is Elsey National Park, eight kilometres from Mataranka, has a number of springs and 'tufa' dams. Elsey National Park incorporates the Thermal Pool and areas along the Roper River. Within the Park are pleasant riverbank walks through po...

Tennant Creek Town | Tennant Creek

Tennant Creek is a town located in the Northern Territory. The Town is the fifth largest town in the state; located on the Stuart Highway, just south of the intersection with the western terminus of the Barkly Highway. Tennant Creek is approximately 1000 kms south of the territory capital, Darwin, and 500 kms north of Alice Springs. The town is named after a nearby watercourse of the same name. ...

Watarrka Kings Canyon National Park | Watarrka (Kings Canyon) National Park

300km South West of Alice Springs lies Watarrka National Park, home to amazing Kings Canyon in George Gill Range of mountains. The fractured sandstone structures in this gorge form what has become known as "Lost City". The exploration party of Ernest Giles found lifesaving water here in 1872. Giles named the site Kings Canyon. Experienced bushwalkers can enjoy Giles Track, an overnight walk trav...

Fraser Island, Fraser Island National Park | Fraser Island

Fraser Island, the largest on the Queensland coast, with an area of 394,800 acres, of which 393,000 are State forest. The beautiful lakes and interesting bird like make it an ideal spot for the visitor. Access is by launch from Maryborough. Fraser Island contains many rainforest areas with huge kauri trees, rough bark satinay, brushbox and hundreds of airy piccabeen palms.

Gippsland Lakes | Lakes Entrance

Stretching for over 80 km parallel with Ninety Mile Beach and separated from the Pacific Ocean only by a narrow rampart of sand-hummocks, the Gippsland Lakes are the longest chain of lakes in Australia. The largest is Lake Wellington, into which flow the Avon and Latrobe Rivers. Lakes King, Victoria, and Reeve are next in importance. They are interconnected, and all have a common outlet to the se...