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The fun awaits: In-park activities for an unforgettable family holiday


Unmissable in-park activities for the whole family at Discovery Parks Our parks are designed with families in mind, offering a wide range of in-park activities that will keep you and your family entertained and smiling for days - plus it won’t break the budget. Ready for a family holiday that’ll...

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Free things to do in South Coast NSW


10 FREE THINGS TO DO IN SOUTHERN NSW  Often overshadowed by the north, the south coast of NSW is a hidden gem. The best bit? You can experience it all without ever opening your wallet. Here's a must-see list of ten free things to do on the south coast of...

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Free things to do in the Riverland


8 FREE THINGS TO DO IN THE RIVERLAND The relaxed Riverland region of Australia should be on every Aussie's list of holiday things to do. Australia's Riverland region crosses into South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales, making it a great location to a) explore any number of quaint local...

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Free things to do in Northwest WA


10 FREE THINGS TO DO IN NORTHWEST WA Known for its red-rock cliffs, aqua-blue coastline and pristine waterfalls and gorges, Northwest WA really is the outback at its best. To make escaping to the northwest of WA easier, did you know that there are a bunch of free things to...

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Free things to do in the Adelaide Hills


8 FREE THINGS TO DO IN THE ADELAIDE HILLS We know that the cost of living is high, but that shouldn’t mean you miss out on the fun things in life! To keep the hounds away from the door, we’ve done the hard work and compiled a shortlist of the...

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With its snow-capped mountains and endless activities, the Victorian High Country is a winter wonderland your whole family will love. Here are 16 of the best must-do activities while you’re there! Table of contents Hit the slopes Chase the slopes Explore the towns See the night sky Darker Days Festival...

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Things to do in Coffin Bay


5 Things to do in Coffin Bay If you haven’t been to Coffin Bay on South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula, you’re really missing out! With beautiful beaches and epic sand dunes to play on, out of this world national parks, local food and wine experiences, plus adventurous activities like fishing charters,...

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Where to see Giant Cuttlefish in South Australia


Where to see Giant Cuttlefish in South Australia While beauty will always be in the eye of the beholder, you won't find a more spectacular display of marine life than the annual migration of giant cuttlefish near Whyalla on SA’s Eyre Peninsula. We know that South Australia has some amazing...

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3 Easy to Follow Road Trips for Future Aussie Nomads


Skipping winter but not quite ready for your ‘Big Lap’ of Oz? Before you commit to a full year (or more) on the road, it makes sense to test-drive your camper or caravan on a bite-size trip. While hitting the road full-time is enticing, ease yourself into the caravan and...

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6 Reasons to Revisit the Murray Region


Australia's murray region has culture, food, family-friendly activities and gorgeous river towns to explore.  Revisiting the murray region puts you back in touch with some of Australia's most unique holiday experiences. Here are six reasons to holiday on the Murray this year. 6 REASONS TO REVISIT THE MURRAY REGION Table...

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10 Easter Getaways, Right Here


Easter is about super sweet getaways and being with people you love! We love celebrating the Easter long weekend inside our parks. With two public holidays back-to-back, Easter with us means being with your family, exploring the great outdoors, and not missing out on a visit from the Easter Bunny....

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Discovery Parks with Mini Golf Courses


Mini-golf is a great activity for the whole family. Check out this list of Discovery Parks with mini-golf on-site!  Whether you're young or old, a game of mini golf is never not fun! A fantastic way to bond the family over some friendly competition, here are eleven Discovery Parks with...

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15 Ways to Make the Most of Summer


Already loving the longer days and warmer weather? The Aussie summer is not to be sniffed at! To live the best season of the year without regrets, plan a summer of fun you won’t forget. Here are 15 awesome ideas to make the most of this Australian summer.  BOOK DISCOVERY...

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9 Unmissable Bays in New South Wales


New South Wales has incredible beaches up and down its coast. But forget the crowds of Bondi or Bronte, why not discover serene bays with names like Mollymook, Narooma, Hyams and Toowoon. Looking for Accommodation in NSW? From Lane Cove just outside Sydney, to Gerroa and Ulladulla near Jervis Bay,...

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Things to do with your dog on a WA getaway


Mums, dads, couples, kids and four-legged furballs all have a world of options to choose from across Australia’s largest state. From diversely beautiful nature to the rugged outback, stunning beaches and world-class wineries, you’ll never be short of things to do with your dog as long as you plan ahead....

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Plan your Australian Sporting Summer


Australians are famous for their love of sport. Look beyond our big city stadiums though, and you'll find some curious events you might not have heard of. The Tas Carnivals are a brilliant Christmas tradition. Credit: Tas Carnivals While many of the country’s marquee sporting events happen in the capitals...

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Turtle Time in Port Hedland


If you haven’t witnessed the turtle nesting season in Port Hedland, start firming up your travel plans, because it’s on again. Between November and March every year, the Australian Flatback sea turtle, otherwise known by the slightly misleading name of Natator Depressus, hatch their young along Australia’s northern coastlines.  In...

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The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Parks for Families


Holiday parks mean getting out of the house and back into nature with your nearest and dearest. Check out our ultimate guide to holiday parks for families. Because holiday parks make it easy to bring together larger groups - think grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins (plus all the other hangers...

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How to entertain the whole family in WA


There's no shortage of things to do with the family in Australia's biggest state. Whether you love the ocean, hiking, wildlife or adventure activities, there is so much to do together in Western Australia. Here's a list of suggested things to do the whole family will love in WA. 10...

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9 of Australia's Best Wild Animal Experiences


Australia is home to some of the cutest and the most unique wildlife on the planet, from the curious platypus to the prehistoric saltwater croc. Seeing these amazing creatures in the wild is often a holiday highlight, with so much variety in what you can see around the country. We’ve...

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Get into Australia's Best Spring Events


You don't have to go far to get away this Spring! Better weather and longer days means festivals and destinations come back to life, many of them outside our major capitals. This year, turn your favourite spring festival into a nature made comfy getaway! TAS | NT | SA |...

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7 ways to get the most of Mount Buffalo this winter


Less than an hour’s drive from Bright in the ‘Aussie Alps,’ Mount Buffalo is one of the crown jewels of Victoria’s High Country. Known as a prime location for cross-country skiing and tobogganing, Mount Buffalo, which sits inside Mount Buffalo National Park, is ideal for a bit of snowy wintery...

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5 places you have to see in Australia's Red Centre


The Red Centre is a beautifully remote region in the heart of Australia that's famous for the world’s biggest rock, but it’s a lot more than that. As spectacular as Uluru is, the middle of Australia is filled with scenery that goes well beyond the world heritage listed icon. To...

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Explore More of Queensland: The Overlanders Way


From Townsville to Mount Isa, the Overlanders Way is your chance to discover a new side of North and Central Queensland. More famous for sparkling beaches and island paradises, another side of Queensland awaits on a trip through the Overlander's Way.   Townsville to Mount Isa From the Great Barrier Reef...

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Rediscover the Queensland Road Trip: The Pacific Coast Way


From the South East to the Tropical North, the sunny coast of Queensland has it all. Full of incredible highlights, warm weather and inspiring destinations, it’s no wonder so many of us come here for a holiday and never leave! See why The Pacific Coast Way deserves its place on...

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