Australia : Travel & Places

- Rss

New Zealand Pictures

New Zealand Pictures

New Zealand pictures: Photographs and images of various New Zealand sites......[Read More]
Australian World Heritage Sites

Australian World Heritage Sites

Accessible Australian World Heritage sites are among the most popular destinations in the continent with a variety of important environmental, archeological, cultural and historical features.......[Read More]
Strine and Aussie Slang - K

Strine and Aussie Slang - K

Strine and Aussie Slang: a glossary of unique Australian words and phrases starting with K......[Read More]
Australia’s best hikes: 5 trips through the Hunter region’s Lake Macquarie

Australia’s best hikes: 5 trips through the Hunter region’s Lake Macquarie

One thing is certain: At the beautiful, beachside Lake Macquarie, you won’t regret strapping on your sneakers to enjoy this spectacular part of the world on foot.......[Read More]
Australia Weather

Australia Weather

Australia weather should be a guide to what clothes you wear.......[Read More]
Marriott Sydney Hotel

Marriott Sydney Hotel

Marriott Sydney Hotel, one of Sydney's five star hotels, overlooks Hyde Park, is on the same street as the Australian Museum and within 2 kilometres of Sydney Opera House.......[Read More]
Fishing on the New South Wales South Coast

Fishing on the New South Wales South Coast

Here's additional information on the New South Wales fishing coast south of Sydney.......[Read More]
Mareeba Wetlands Cruise

Mareeba Wetlands Cruise

These men are getting ready to board the electric boat for a quiet birdwatching cruise on the lagoon at the Mareeba Tropical Savannah and Wetland Reserve in Far North Queensland. This picture was taken by Tony Dodds of Cairns.......[Read More]
New Zealand Visas: Waiver and Length of Stay

New Zealand Visas: Waiver and Length of Stay

Passport holders of certain countries can get a visa waiver for a New Zealand visit.......[Read More]
If It Moves

If It Moves

Irish Australians (and Aussies of Irish descent a number of generations removed) make up a substantial sector of the Australian population. So it is no surprise that Irish traditions and customs pervade much of Australian life. In Sydney, strong manifestations of this culture are evident in the fest......[Read More]
Australian Visa

Australian Visa

If you need to have an Australian visa to visit Australia, here's how to get one.......[Read More]
Peter Corris

Peter Corris

Peter Corris plaque on Sydney Writers Walk, Circular Quay......[Read More]
Popular Blue Moutains Holiday Destination

Popular Blue Moutains Holiday Destination

Katoomba in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney is a popular holiday destination particularly in the warmer summer monhts.......[Read More]
Mornington Peninsula

Mornington Peninsula

Victoria's Mornington Peninsula, curving southward and westward from Melbourne along the eastern coast of Port Phillip Bay, is a region of fine beaches, holiday homes, vineyards and wineries, and a variety of other attractions.......[Read More]
Christopher Brennan

Christopher Brennan

Christopher Brennan plaque on Sydney Writers Walk, Circular Quay......[Read More]
Ray Lawler

Ray Lawler

Ray Lawler, Sydney Writers Walk, Circular Quay, Sydney......[Read More]
Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

The Australian War Memorial, a stylised Byzantine structure at the end of Canberra's Anzac Parade, is the national shrine to those Australians who fought for their country.......[Read More]
Sydney Tower Eye

Sydney Tower Eye

Right in the heart of the city, Sydney Tower Eye is an unmissable landmark and home to various visitor attractions.......[Read More]
Australia's Flower Festivals

Australia's Flower Festivals

Australia celebrates the return of spring with a number of Australian flower festivals held in various cities, towns and states.......[Read More]
Arnhem Land Map

Arnhem Land Map

Arnhem Land, an Aboriginal homeland sacred to its people, occupies about 97,000 square kilometres of forests and spectacular rivers and gorges east of the Northern Territory capital of Darwin.......[Read More]