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The Lost City, Northern Territory

The Northern Territory is home to natural wonders and stunning landscapes. It’s where you’ll find some of the world’s most unique wildlife, including both fresh and saltwater crocodiles 🐊 It’s a tropical paradise and desert wonderland all in one, and no one blog post could cover all the reasons why you’ve got to experience it …

When all you want to do is get your boots dusty and your tyres muddy, the Northern Territory is the place to be. Sprawling national parks, wondrous rock formations, and sacred Aboriginal sites are everywhere in the Top End… and the best way to see it all is to get behind the wheel and drive. …

Palya. This is the first word you’ll see when you step off the plane and into the Red Centre of Australia. Palya is the Anangu word for ‘good’, ‘OK’, ‘hello’, and ‘goodbye’, and you’ll hear it throughout your time in one of Australia’s oldest and most beautiful places. Here is my experience of spending 72 …

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 …

By Darren PotterKids love to be adventurous, especially on holidays, but finding new places that can keep up with their energy becomes a challenge. One place you should be adding to the top of your holiday list is Darwin, and our Top End capital won’t disappoint you. The city has a great outdoor feel with …

By Darren Potter So you want to take the family on that great Aussie adventure? Well, the Northern Territory certainly packs a punch for adventure seekers but one of the ultimate experiences has to be a trip to Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge. Here’s why: It’s very accessibleYes it’s rugged and it’s beautiful but the best is …

By Darren Potter There is nothing more satisfying on holidays than to claim some insta-fame amongst your friends, with that ‘wish you were here’ foodie find. If you’re heading to the NT, add these to your secret list and get ready for some friendly jealousy. Mindil Beach Markets Sunsets at these iconic markets are legendary, …

By Darren PotterOK, so you only have 24 hours in the Top End and you want an adventure experience, mixed with a high-quality outback stay….of course the NT can deliver that! First, you need to transform into the NT frame of mind, and what better way to start than with some jumping crocodiles (and hungry …

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, according to recent Wotif research*. But which one should you visit first? We surveyed more than 2000 Australian holidaymakers to find the top 10 national parks Aussies want to …