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A La Carte in the Park - Gold Coast | Gold Coast

A La Carte in the Park is the Gold Coast’s biggest food and wine event. A La Carte in the Park is held in mid June each year at Mitchell Park, Southport overlooking the beautiful Broadwater precinct. A La Carte in the Park is a great opportunity to sample plates of food and drink from various Gold Coast restaurants. Featured are a vast array of food booths featuring multicultural cuisine in...

AAA Tourism | Melbourne

Travellers in Australia have access to over 10,000 properties around the country which have an official star rating provided by AAA Tourism, on behalf of Auto Clubs such as the NRMA in New South Wales. AAA Tourism is owned by Australia’s seven Auto Clubs (NRMA, RACV, RACQ, RAA, RAC, RACT, AANT) and manages all the day to day running of the Australian STAR Rating Scheme. The clubs have been awa...

Abercrombie Caves | Clear Creek

Abercrombie Caves and Reserve are situated in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, just off the main road between Bathurst and Goulburn, some 283 kilometres by road west of Sydney. The turn off to the caves is 72 km south of Bathurst and 122 km north of Goulburn The Caves are 3km off the main road. From Bathurst the turn-off is 13 km beyond the township of Trunkey Creek. The road from Bat...

Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery | Darwin

The Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery is based in Darwin, the capital of the Northern Territory of Australia, and is at the centre of Aboriginal art and culture. AFA has developed a strong identity and commitment to promoting the art and culture of Australia's indigenous people. The gallery’s catalogue focuses on works by prominent artists from Central and Western Desert regions of Australia as well...

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.

Adaminaby | Adaminaby

Adaminaby is approximately 51km north west of Cooma in the Snowy Mountains, New South Wales. Located 1021m above sea level, Adaminaby is one of the highest towns in Australia with snowfalls during the winter season. The present township of Adaminaby lies 6km from its original site which was flooded in 1957 as part of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme. The original site of Adaminaby was...

Adelaide City | Adelaide

Adelaide is one of the best planned cities in Australia and the country’s the fourth largest. Colonel William Light, the State's first Surveyor General, determined both the location and plan of the city in the face of severe criticism and bitter opposition. In the preface to his Brief Journal, published in 1839, Light replied to his critics as folloows: "The reasons that led me to fix Adelaide w...

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.

Agate Creek Mineral Reserve | Croydon

Approximately 160 kilometres east of Croydon and south of Forsyth, surrounded by towering sandstone walls, lies Agate Creek Mineral Reserve. The Reserve has been set aside for agate fossickers and is considered to have some of the best specimens obtainable with exceptional quality and with a range of rich colours. This reserve contains some of the world’s best quality agates varying from white t...

Albany Airport | Albany

The airport is located 11km from Albany and operated by City of Albany.

Alberton Town | Alberton

A typical Gippsland township, situated on the Albert River and the centre for many interesting trips to nearby towns as Yarram. In the district there is good fishing and bushwalking and in some places, notably Balook, there are fine fern gullies. There is good camping in the Botanical Reserve.

Alexandra Headland | Alexandra Headland

Alexandra Headland, known by the locals as 'Alex', is a small coastal community situated on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. The Town has a relaxed and laid back atmosphere that compliments the soothing rolling surf and inviting beaches. This Town is also ringed by Mooloolaba, Buderim and Maroochydore with a superb coastal sweep to the north and bush setting foothills to the west. Alexandra Headland's...

Alexandra Headland Town | Alexandra Headland

A twin resort to Mooloolaba, Mecca of game fisherman; adjoins Maroochydore and and Maroochydore. The town with its laid back atomosphere and beautiful beaches has become a popular spot for surfers. The rocky headland has some of the best surf on the Queensland coast. Swimmers can also enjoy the rolling beaches as there is a patrolled swimming area provided by the surf club. The headland has spec...

Alexandra Town | Alexandra

One of Victoria's oldest towns and well served by passenger road service from Melbourne over the famous Black Spur. Many pleasant trips can be made to the Rubicon Falls, Royston Falls, and Snobs Falls. The Sugarloaf Reservoir and the Eildon Weir, only 18 kms away, fulfil the dual purpose of irrigating the surrounding country and generating electricity to the north-east of Victoria. Fishing enthusi...

Alice Springs | Alice Springs

Alice Springs is a town of 30,000 people located on the banks of the usually dry Todd River in Central Australia. This well appointed oasis in the desert is well equipped with a wide range of facilities, attractions and accommodation. Anzac Hill in the centre of Alice Springs provides a panoramic view of the town and surrounding mountain ranges. The Alice Springs Cultural Precinct and the Alice Sp...

Alice Springs & MacDonnell Yulara Attractions | Alice Springs

Spectacular MacDonnell Ranges are at the heart of this region. Explorer John McDougal Stuart passed through here 50 km west of where the town Alice Springs now stands on his great trek north in 1860. The “Alice” located at the very centre of Australia was immortalized in 1950 in Nevil Shute’s novel “A Town like Alice”.