Why I love East Coast Australia

Growing up in modest southern Australian towns, the lure of the East Coast, with its beaches and big cities, was ever-present for us both. Melbourne enticed with bookshops, bars and urban soul; Sydney lured with city-slicker cool and warm waves to splash around in. Towns like Byron Bay, Noosa and Port Douglas held near-mythical status, demanding to be explored at the first opportunity. And we haven't stopped... Read More

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$34.86 Sightseeing tours

Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Explore Sydney and Bondi Beach on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour, which takes you by double-decker bus to 34 stops around the city including Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Bondi Beach and more. Enjoy unobstructed views and recorded commentary on board. Simply hop off to walk around and sightsee in depth. Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours, so you can experience Sydney and Bondi's most noteworthy attractions, sights, and shopping and dining areas at your own pace.

$384.26 Water sports

2-Day Best of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

Spend two days exploring the very best of Cairns. Enjoy a full day in tropical Kuranda and on your second day discover why the Great Barrier Reef is one of the world's a natural wonders. Including a reef cruise and a scenic helicopter flight, this two day package is the ultimate reef and rainforest experience, leaving you with plenty of time to fully appreciate Australia's tropical north.

$280.45 Water sports

2-Day Reef and Rainforest Package Combo: Green Island Cruise and Kuranda Day Trip

Your 2-Day Reef and Rainforest Package Combo will take you to the two extremes of Tropical North Queensland during your stay in Cairns. Spend a day discovering the Great Barrier Reef on a cruise to Green Island. Your second day sees you exploring the rainforest with a trip on the Kuranda Scenic Rail and the Skyrail.

$301.37 Small group tours

3-Day Great Ocean Road and Grampians Tour from Melbourne

Discover the best of Victoria’s southern coast and highlands on this three-day tour of the Great Ocean Road and Grampians National Park from Melbourne. From natural wonders and native flora and fauna, this tour has it all, combining the history of the region with the great outdoors.

$139.45 Sightseeing tours

Australia Multi-City Attractions Pass

Explore the best of what Australia has to offer with an Australia Multi-City Attractions Pass. See more and save up to 50% on admission to Australia's favorite attractions, tours, cruises and things to do, all on one easy-to-use card! You will receive either five, seven or ten tickets (your choice), loaded on a smartcard for entry to top attractions in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast and destinations throughout Tasmania. Use your tickets all in one city, or spread them over as many cities as you can. You have an entire three months to use your tickets from the date of card activation.

$4799 Nature & wildlife

Explore Australia

Imagine getting to Australia’s greatest highlights in 12 legendary, stress-free days. From its world-class cities and sacred Red Centre, to the Great Barrier Reef and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, this itinerary leaves no stone unturned. With meaningful cultural immersion, included internal flights, and a guided foodie walk through Melbourne, this is a trip down under you might wish to take again and again.