Winter is ideal for wildlife watching.
School holiday late June to mid-July.
Prices sometimes reflect this holiday; otherwise they are low, with discounts and packages offered.
Also September and October.
Sunny spring and autumn weather.
Wildflower season late August to early September.
School holiday late September to early October.
Optimum wildlife-watching conditions autumn onwards.
Peak times are early December to mid-January and around Easter.
During peak times, accommodation in national parks and the coast books up months in advance.