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8 Must-See Melbourne Attractions and Fun Activities

Make the most of our top 8 must-see Melbourne attractions and fun activities. As world class cities go, Melbourne's best attractions rival even those of Sydney. We would argue that Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city, is one of 'those' cities. Whatever you’re looking for you can find it here. From sophisticated cultural immersion to lazy beach life and everything in between. Regarded as the sporting, dining, cultural and style capital of Australia, Melbourne has elegance and pizzazz. Many visitors...

Driving in Australia – 10 Top Tips, Essential Facts and Advice

Welcome to Driving in Australia – 10 Essential Tips. A collection of useful facts and figures about driving in Australia. Tips that are essential when taking to the roads in this immense island continent! We’ve covered topics like: Hiring a vehicle for driving in Australia Driving in Australia – what you need to know. Including general Australian vehicle and driver’s license information Dealing with the vast distances you'll encounter The hazards that you may come across on the highways...

Queensland’s Kuranda Day Tour – it’s a ‘Must-Do’ day out

If you’re heading to Queensland on your Australia vacation, make sure you book up a classic Kuranda day tour. Located 25km northwest of Cairns, the Village in the Rainforest is built on a mountaintop in the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest. It's a must see destination for nature, train and walking lovers. In fact, Kuranda is an absolute MUST for anyone who wants to enjoy some of the best scenery and most unique flora and fauna in Australia. If...

Australia Barrier Reef Tours with Quicksilver Cruises

Australia Barrier Reef Tours with 'Ocean Spirit'  In our opinion, Quicksilver Cruises offer the best Australia Barrier Reef tours in Queensland. As part of the fleet, their Ocean Spirit cruise boat is difficult to beat for unforgettable barrier reef snorkelling and diving experiences. If you're a bit nervous about such terms as deep-sea diving, isolated islands and semi-submersibles, have no fear! Quicksilvers Ocean Spirit Cruise Boat The good news is that Ocean Spirit is a recently refurbished, luxury 5 star sailing catamaran....

South Australia Wildlife and Nature Experiences

South Australia Wildlife and Nature For outdoor lovers, South Australia offers visitors the very best Outback experiences Australia is famous for. The State is full of diversity, crammed with culture and has a thrilling A-Z of exciting things to see and do. It's one of Australia's top destinations whether you're going it alone, holidaying with family or partying with friends. Whether you like your experiences sophisticated, carefree or high-adrenalin injected you will find many exciting things to see and...

Stunning Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling Trips

Great Barrier Reef snorkelling and diving experiences should be on every travelers bucket list of things to do in Australia. If you leave it to when you arrive in Cairns, you’ll find operators offering reef cruises at every turn. The question is: which one would you choose? The Quicksilver Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling Cruise company  If you’re like us, there are a few boxes you’ll want ticked before you make your decision for the best Great Barrier Reef snorkelling tour. Value...