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The 9 Best Swimming Holes in the Northern Territory

11/08/2022

Finding well-signed and croc-free places to swim is vital when you're planning a holiday in the NT. Luckily, cascading waterfalls and dramatic red gorges with refreshing (and safe) natural pools aren't hard to find. In fact, the Northern Territory has tonnes of beautiful and croc-free swimming holes that are easy...

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the most comfortable family holiday parks in australia

28/03/2022

Time is short. Taking a trip to the great outdoors requires consideration. Where to go, how to get there and what type of accommodation you’ll need to be comfortable are always worth thinking about. If you do decide to go on a camping trip, the chances are high that you’ll...

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LBGTQIA-Friendly Accommodation at Discovery Rottnest Island

08/03/2022

'Husbands that Travel' couple Michael and Charlie were recently on Rottnest Island as part of the West Australian leg of their great Australian van tour. Although it wasn’t the first time they’d visited, LGBTQIA+ couple Michael and Charlie have shared their experience of getting to the island, exploring the best...

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SA best staycations!

01/03/2022

Get off the couch and make that stay-cay in SA a reality! South Australia is blessed with so many places that are perfect for getaways - short or long. Whether it’s a solo-trip, romantic break, or an escape with the family (including your best furry friends), there’s a destination that’s...

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South Australia Best Holiday Park Staycations

01/03/2022

To have the best stay-cay in SA ever, you need accommodation that suits you and your family. Discovery Holiday Parks are not only close to South Australia’s best regions, our parks keep you comfortable, safe and secure - 24/7! And, because we make your stay-cay awesome with facilities like swimming...

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Australia's Best Waterparks are at Discovery!

14/01/2022

‘Pool hangs’ and aquatic fun have always been top of the list when it comes to summer activities. At Discovery Parks we have dozens of safe water play and splash park spaces in more than 75 holiday parks around Australia! Here’s a few to ‘whet’ your appetite and the full...

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The Best Holiday Accommodation in Australia

11/10/2021

The Best Holiday Accommodation in Australia is a Discovery Parks cabin! Choosing the perfect holiday accommodation can be a game of chess, but if you’re looking for an easy, affordable, and comfortable holiday with your family, cabin accommodation is the way to go. More freedom, more space, and more convenience!...

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Goolwa gets better for kids (and adults too)

09/08/2021

A Kid's Paradise   Be among the first to book Discovery Parks - Goolwa as we complete our transformation into a luxurious ‘Kid Paradise’ THIS summer.  BOOK NOW FOR XMAS! READ THE MEDIA RELEASE: Work starts on Kid-Paradise at Discovery Parks - Goolwa As part of our commitment to providing the...

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12 Reasons to stay in Goolwa on SA's Fleurieu Peninsula

06/08/2021

South Australian’s have long been aware of the charming town of Goolwa on the much-loved Fleurieu Peninsula.  Perfect for families at just an hour's drive south of Adelaide, Goolwa is an ideal hub to explore the stunning Southern Fleurieu.   Flying Fish Cafe on Horseshoe Bay is a popular spot. Credit:...

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The Best of Winter in Australia

25/07/2021

From curious creatures on Cradle Mountain to quokkas being unbearably cute on Rottnest Island, this Australian winter has still served up its fair share of iconic travel moments. Luckily, a lot of you have been on hand to share them, sparking joy at Discovery HQ! As a proud Australian travel...

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7 Best Things To Do In Dubbo

08/02/2021

Updated July 2022 People who think Dubbo is just a stopover to somewhere else don’t know Dubbo like we do. Located in the heart of the Orana region of central northern NSW and surrounded by some of Australia’s most underrated national parks, Dubbo throws up loads of reasons to stay...

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SPLASH AROUND THIS WINTER: Heated Pools at Discovery Parks

07/07/2020

Updated July 2022 A winter getaway doesn't mean you have to avoid the pool. Many of our parks swimming pools are heated all-year round! If having a dip is important to you, check out this list of our parks with heated swimming pools: NSW | WA | VIC | QLD...

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Splash into Park and Cool Down as the Weather Heats Up

22/11/2019

Living on an island surrounded by water it’s no wonder the Australian summer is all about aquatic fun with beach and pool hangs being at the top of everyone’s summer activity list. How good does it feel to run through the sprinklers or jump into a cool, crisp pool in...

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Cool Down in one of These 10 Swimming Pools

25/01/2019

Updated October 2021 It's amazing how long children can spend in a pool before they get tired - or bored! Hours will pass while they play Marco Polo or some kind of aquatic treasure hunt. Are they over it yet? Of course not, they're having the time of their lives! ...

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11 Kids Nature Play Activities

25/08/2017

Playing outside is a chance to discover what matters. Put away the gadgets and reconnect your kids with the great outdoors! The benefits of turning play inside out are endless. Being outside gives young minds an appreciation for the wider world and creates memories that last a lifetime. Next time...

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7 Top Things To Do In Echuca

15/05/2015

Updated May 2022 Life is simpler on the water. Discover the historic river port towns of Echuca Moama this year, with paddle steamers, cellar doors, and fun on the river making it an ideal place to stay, play and relax with your family! Offering a unique perspective on regional and...

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