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Australia is home to some epic road trips. Some span the country, while others are in your own backyard. But no matter whether you’re going near or far, there’s no denying the benefit of a little preparation and planning. Here’s our ultimate to-do list for your next great Aussie drive. 1. Download some maps Mobile …

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 …

We asked, you delivered! We put the call-out to our awesome Facebook and Instagram community for their favourite Aussie songs for a road trip and boy did they come through with the musical goods. And the result? Wotif’s very first travel playlist! From Farnsey to Barnesy, these tunes are sure to fast track you to …

Sure, Aussie cities are world-class but that’s not all this great big country has to offer a keen and curious traveller – and you don’t even have to travel too far from the city to experience it! I’ve found some of the best spots less than three hour’s drive away from every capital city, perfect …

Mangoes, summer sun, school holidays… Christmas really is a wonderful time of the year, especially in Oz! Make this your best break yet by ticking off these cool holiday activities before the big day arrives. You’ll be opening pressies before you know it!

Stuck for where to venture out from Sydney for a weekend away? These five spots will have you in holiday mode before you know it. 1. Port Stephens, North Coast Almost three hours drive from Sydney you’ll find Port Stephens, the perfect spot for swapping the city for a relaxing beach getaway. Get out and …

Not sure how to keep the kids entertained these school holidays? We’ve got your back! Download our free kids activity pack and get ready for loads of holiday fun. Whether you’re heading on a family road trip or staying at home, there’s something in there for all travel-loving kiddies. Wot’s included? Connect the dots and …

Is there anything more nostalgia-inducing than a road trip? Doubt it! Whether it’s the memories of playing I Spy or asking “Are we there yet?” for the hundredth time, a road trip is one of the best holidays a family can have. And if you’re planning a road trip with your kids, then you can’t …

Kids looking at view, Great Ocean Road, Australia

Is there anything more nostalgia-inducing than a road trip? Doubt it! Whether it’s the memories of playing I Spy or asking “Are we there yet?” for the hundredth time, a road trip is one of the best holidays a family can have. And if you’re planning a road trip with your kids, then you can’t …

Scenic view of the Illawarra Coastline. Tasman Sea.

The car’s loaded up, your epic playlist is ready to go, and you’re all set to hit the open road. With restrictions easing at different levels around the country, road tripping is a great way to discover those hidden Aussie gems in your own backyard, and spend some time escaping to the country. But a …