Planning your trip to Australia

There are so many questions when you start planning a trip to Australia, from knowing the best time to visit, to understanding the road rules or renting a motorhome to buying a sim card. In the pages below, we will walk you through all these decisions so you can create your own itinerary for a perfect Australian holiday.

When is the best time to Travel South Australia

When is the best time to Travel South Australia

PaulaJan 5, 2024
When is the best time to visit South Australia? We cover weather, events and public holidays to help you choose the best time for your visit.
Australia sim cards

Complete Guide to Australian Tourist Sim Card and Data Plans 2024

PaulaJan 4, 2024
Should you buy an Australian tourist sim card? Many travellers find the choices of sim & data plans in Australia confusing we hope our guide helps.
Floriade Festival in Canberra ACT

When is the Best time to visit Canberra

PaulaJan 3, 2024
When is the best time to visit Canberra? Well spring and autumn are top choices and rightly so but there are plenty of other great times to consider.
Sydney or Melbourne

Sydney or Melbourne? The Ultimate Travel Dilemma Solved

Paula MorganDec 1, 2023

Sydney or Melbourne, both amazing cities that offer plenty to see, do, and eat. How do you choose between the two if you only have…

Tips for Renting a Motorhome in Australia

Tips for Renting a Motorhome in Australia

PaulaNov 28, 2023

If you are thinking about renting a motorhome in Australia and are not sure where to start, we have some tips to help. While we…

When is the best time To visit the Northern Territory

When is the best time To visit the Northern Territory

PaulaNov 27, 2023
Wondering when is the best time to visit the Northern Territory? Learn about the weather and events in the top end and the red centre.
When is the best time to visit NSW

When is the best time to visit NSW

PaulaAug 1, 2023
Trying to decide the best time to visit NSW? Our guide includes the weather, major festivals and holiday dates to help you decide.
Australia Train Travel

The Best Australian Train Trips

PaulaJul 14, 2023
Planning train travel in Australia can be complex. Find out more about the Ghan and Indian Pacific as well as regional services in Australia.
Wilpena Pound in the Flinders Ranges, South Australia

15 of the Most Beautiful National Parks in Australia

PaulaJun 18, 2023
How did we choose the must-see National Parks in Australia? This list includes the most beautiful, the most diverse landscapes and the UNESCO listed.
11 Challenging Multi-Day Hikes in Australia

11 Challenging Multi-Day Hikes in Australia

PaulaJun 4, 2023
There's nothing quite like taking one of these multi-day hikes in Australia to experience some of this beautiful landscape and see the best of the country.

Where will you go next?

Whether you’re planning a weekend camping trip or an extended road trip, a relaxing beach holiday, or an action-packed city break, you can find every type of holiday with Australia’s borders. Our detail packed state travel guides will help you start planning your next escape.