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Be inspired to travel Australia and discover amazing things to do and places to go! From diving with sharks, to walking the red centre and everything in between, and that’s a big space! Australia certainly is the land of opportunity and offers many spectacular things to see and do.

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Fraser Island 3 Day/2 Night 4WD Drive Tour plus 2 nights' Accommodation at Pippies BEACHHOUSE

From $400.00

The Ultimate Australian Beach 4wdriving Adventure. Visit all of the highlights of Fraser Island with Pippies with private access to an amazing sandblow where you can sandboard or Toboggan. Stay at their Permanent Campsite with Hot showers, flushing toilets, nightly Campfire, stereo & large undercover dining area's with Solar lighting.

Includes: All camping and cooking equipment, Safety and info briefing before departure. Experienced and knowledgeable guides to make sure that you have an unforgettable time. FREE Luggage storage at Pippies Beachhouse while on tour.Two nights dorm accommodation at Pippies is also included with free breakfast and Wi-Fi included. Pippies Beachhouse is situated 5 mins walk from the beach with laundry facilities, carpark, movie room, pool table and dart board available for use.


from $129.00

Visit the third largest sand island in the World! One of the most unique experiences in the world.

Sunset Safaris will guide you over the Tangalooma Shipwrecks in their fully transparent Kayaks. Then sandboard up to 70 km/h and visit the Desert. Snorkel and see Nemo up close as they take you on a fully guided snorkel of the Tangalooma Shipwrecks.
4WD Bus The adventure continues as they drive you along the beach and through sandy 4WD only bush tracks. Experience the adventure of traversing rough 4WD terrain in their awesome 4WD buses in air-conditioned comfort.
Swimming and Beach Activities Relax in the sun and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of Tangalooma Beach. Go for a swim in the crystal clear water, or enjoy a spot of beach volleyball. Kick back on a sun lounge with a drink in your hand and live the good life.


FROM $28

Unwind with an organic coffee in the “Koala Forest” surrounded by 40 koalas! Watch the antics of cute female koalas like “Crumpet” and “Bertha” and dine in the spacious covered courtyard, or just enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and free WiFi internet access.

Also don’t miss out on the opportunity to feed over 130 kangaroos and wallabies, the wild lorikeets and catfish or hold a snake! Be sure to check out our newest exhibit, the platypus! Get your picture taken with a cuddly Koala!

Australia Zoo

From $59

Australia Zoo on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is nestled on over 100 acres of natural Australian bushland, and is home to 1,200 native and exotic animals.Check out giraffes, rhinos, cheetah and zebras on the African Savannah, plus Sumatran Tigers, Bengal Tigers and red pandas in South-East Asia. And be sure to visit the newly opened Bindi’s Island, where guests can get up close with ring-tailed lemurs, giant Aldabran Tortoises and colourful macaws! Grab a good seat for the midday Wildlife Warriors show, where you can catch all the slithering, swooping, jaw-snapping action of our snakes, birds and crocs LIVE in the Crocoseum.

You can also learn heaps about their amazing animals by booking in for one of our animal encounters or checking out the other daily shows on offer. And don’t forget to say hello to all the roving wildlife around the zoo too!

Visit Australia Zoo to experience Australia’s ultimate wildlife adventure and conservation destination.