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Confession time. I’ve been travelling to Brisbane for work trips for over eight years, but not once have I stayed on for the weekend. A cheeky road trip to Byron Bay? Yes. A few days on the Gold Coast? You bet. A couple of leisure days in the Queensland capital? Umm, not so much. What …

If there’s one (and only one) thing Australians love more than holidays, it’s sport. Whether playing or watching, it’s something that brings people and communities together. No matter what type or level – from kids’ after-school games to massive international finals – Aussies are on it like Vegemite on toast (with butter, of course). That’s …

Australia is home to some seriously unique experiences – that’s why it’s such a great place to holiday and explore. With the 2019 Uniquely Aussie Awards, we asked you to tell us some of the best across six important categories. We crunched the numbers and today we’re excited to announce the winners. From the tastiest …

Aussies love a road trip. In fact, our research has found that hitting the road for a scenic drive is one of our favourite holiday pastimes, with more Aussies preferring to drive (54%) than fly (45%) around Australia. Whether you’ve got weeks to spare or just a few days up your sleeve, there’s an awesome …

With more than 10,000 beaches around Australia, we’re pretty spoilt for choice when it comes to stunning sandy escapes.But there’s one beachy destination that stands out from the crowd and that is Esperance, WA. Here are seven of its most incredible beaches, each one almost guaranteed to make you say, “I need to go to …

Australia has plenty of gorgeous natural wonders. Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef, the Great Dividing Range – the list goes on. But what about the wonders you haven’t heard about? Explore a little bit and you’ll find Australia is home to even more incredible sites than you realised. Here are ten of our faves. 1. …

It’s official! For the second year in a row, the Wotif team have crunched the numbers – looking at pricing, demand, reviews and available accommodation deals – to find the top ten Australian destinations for the upcoming year. Ten fantastic Aussie towns that offer great value for money and incredible experiences, making them perfect for …

Travelling around Australia can be like visiting many different countries at once. We have golden beaches, snow-topped mountains, lush rainforests, the rugged outback, and everything in between. There are incredible destinations and experiences to suit everyone, no matter what you’re into, but some stand out as the best-of-the-best. Here are 18 of our fave Aussie …

Remember being a kid and going on holiday? You’d toss your bags on the hotel bed and make a beeline for the pool. Truthfully, not much has changed as an adult. Here are 11 of Australia’s finest hotel pool experiences so you can relive that childhood joy once more. 1. Crown Towers Perth Perth, WA …

The holidays are finally here and you know what that means, don’t you? Yeah, yeah – Christmas, the joy of giving, yadda, yadda, yadda. But really it’s time to craft that perfect out-of-office message to make your colleagues, business partners and workmates laugh, and – most importantly – make them jealous of your holiday plans. …