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South Australia is a roadtripper’s delight, with rugged coastlines, wine country, and true outback experiences. Where will you go first in the state where nature meets culture? Road trip #1:  Adelaide to Flinders Ranges – Ikara (Explorer’s Way) Distance: Approximately 429km You could lose yourself for weeks in the vastness of the Flinders Ranges, so set …

Here’s the deal. We know that 67%**of Aussies view a local holiday as an opportunity to reinvest in the local economy and support regional communities. We do too, so we wanted to give you some AUS-spiration to help you get out there and see the best that this great nation has to offer. So, we …

Can you believe it’s almost Christmas? If your year has gotten away from you like mine has, you might think you’ve left it too late to plan a Christmas or New-Year getaway (at least, without breaking the bank). But don’t worry! There are still plenty of bargains out there if you know where to look. …

Spring has officially sprung and there’s no better time to recharge the batteries with a mini-break. We’ve crunched the numbers and analysed the predicted average accommodation daily rates over spring. And it’s good news! The figures revealed Aussies can save up to 30%* by taking a break over the next few months, rather than during …

Sick of frosty mornings, runny noses, and that one jerk on the train who won’t stop coughing on you? Yeah, me too. But it’s winter, so what are you going to do? I’ll tell you what you’re going to do. You’re going to ditch winter and run away to a tropical paradise. And you won’t …

Not sure where to start on where to stay in the South Australian capital? We asked our Adelaide Hotel Expert Allyvia to share her top picks work or play, super luxe or simple stay, these gems have got you covered. Splash-out – $$$ Mayfair HotelThe Mayfair Hotel is 5-star luxe in the heart of the …

Australia is blessed with some truly spectacular national parks – and we know it! That’s why 84% of Aussies want to visit an Australian national park in 2017, according to our latest Wotif research*. But which one should you visit first? We surveyed more than 2000 Australian holidaymakers to find the top 10 national parks …

1. Ruffles Lodge & Spa – Gold Coast Hinterland This five-star treetop resort offers secluded access to a remarkable U-shaped outdoor pool. Resting on the crest of the trees, the pool has panoramic views of the Hinterlands below and the Gold Coast CBD in the distance. Not to mention the indoor pool and spa to break …

Australia is home to incredible wildlife, many of which are found nowhere else in the world and some who have been brought here to help with worldwide conservation efforts. If you’re an animal lover, you probably try to include something animal related with every holiday. From swimming with Sea Turtles to feeding Zebras, here are …