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I love Australia. Like, I am really in love with Australia. I’m not normally one for overt displays of patriotism but how bloody good is this country?! Sure, the last 200 years or so has been a bit hit-and-miss historically but Australia is truly a blessed land. It has unique and stunning landscapes, over 60,000 …

Australia’s First Nations culture is estimated to date back more than 60,000 years, making it the oldest continuous culture in the entire world! 🤯 We’re so lucky to have access to this rich, ancient culture right here in Oz. Here are just a few of the many amazing First Nations experiences you can immerse yourself …

Here at Wotif, we’ve always known just how special travel within Australia can truly be. With our research showing the majority (86%) of Aussie families are set to take a domestic holiday this year*, as well as the fact that most Aussie kids (61%) are eager to see and try different travel experiences here at …

Once the mercury drops, the beanies come out and the days get shorter, the lure of a cosy escape becomes too hard to deny. Blast the heater: it’s the perfect time to take a winter road trip! Sure, a road trip might seem like a summer thing… but hear me out. Apart from the endless …

A silver lining of COVID life? It’s given me a deep appreciation for trying new things. Fresh recipes to cook at home? Absolutely. A drop of binge-able Netflix shows? Send them my way. At-home yoga sessions I haven’t tackled yet? Sign me up! Now that life is returning (knock-on-wood) to the new normal, I’m more …

I know what you’re thinking: what were you thinking letting your boss plan your holiday?! Firstly, things are a little different at my workplace. For one, as Aussie travel experts, the Wotif crew know their way around Oz, so it’s not that weird to ask a colleague for their top travel tips. Secondly, there are …

For us lucky Aussies, there’s never been a better time to head out into our own backyard than right now. And if you live in NSW you’re especially lucky, because the beautiful Sapphire Coast is right on your doorstep and ready to be explored. Whether it’s delicious produce, stunning landscapes or the interesting history, the …

Sometimes you just need to get far away from phone reception to recharge… and there’s nothing quite like the beautiful landscapes we have here in Oz to help you do just that. I’ve found seven stunning spots around Australia where you can really unplug and escape the daily grind. 1. Groote Eylandt, NT Say goodbye …

Congratulations! You’re soon-to-be parents, so it’s time to squeeze in a quick little trip and revel in that R&R before bub arrives. The criteria for a great babymoon is pretty simple: short travel time from home (no ferries or long drives for any lingering queasiness), a comfy bed to get some much-needed sleep ins and …