resorts and travel ideas - which are the best? We've chosen the resorts
greatest places to visit in Australia. Many are located in Queensland,
but there are top resorts in each of the seven states and territories.
Many of the best Australia vacation resorts are close to the Great Barrier Reef or are located on spectacular coastal wilderness areas and are simply beautiful.
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Tropical North Queensland resort vacations offer the chance to get far far away and removed from the everyday. Everything from the rain forest to the abundant marine life on the Great Barrier Reef scattered with island resorts. It all offers something a little different.
The video below takes you over the resort area in Palm Cove.
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Some of the best Island resorts in the world are in Queensland, Australia. This is a preview of some of the best on our video playlist of the best Queensland Island Resorts. Many of these offer instant access to the Great Barrier Reef.
See the Queensland island resorts
Your time in the sun is getting ever closer with these Queensland Beach Holiday Resorts. Some of the best beach vacation spots are in Queensland Australia.
The Sunshine Coast combines beautiful nature including surf and peaceful bay beaches and a lush artsy hinterland. The coast remains a favorite for families and international tourists alike.
Official Queensland Tourism Website
Luxury Resort Bliss recently completed a two month journey exploring the New South Wales Coastline and were impressed with the quality of the beaches from the North to the south. We have covered some of the best beaches in the world and these were certainly some of the best. Although New South Wales has less resorts than Queensland to the North, the locations are desirable.
The famed and entirely chilled out beach town of Byron Bay holds a special place in the Australian Resort Scene. While there are really only a handful of outstanding resorts the location itself sums up a lot of what the better part of Australia is like. Check out the Resorts of Byron Bay and find out more about this amazing place.
Forster is an up and coming Beach Resort location which offers some exciting natural day trips. If you are looking for a beach resort location only a few hours from Sydney and yet relatively uncrowded this is a good, often underrated, option.
Midway between Brisbane and Sydney lies the classic Aussie beach surf town of Coffs Harbour which has some of the East Coasts top resorts. While accommodation options are not as numerous and luxurious as some of the other options on this page, the beaches north of "Coffs" offer some great getaway resorts.
Official Website: https://www.visitnsw.com/
This eco-sensitive resort is in Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park. It offers private views of the sun rising and setting over Uluru. (Remember not to call it Ayers Rock).
Longitude 131° and it's dessert setting is a great place to get a handle on the Australian outback.
The Northern Territory iconic Australian outback at it's best and home to the real Crocodile.
Alice Springs -Gateway to the Red Centre
Uluru - Spiritual home of the nation in the centre of the country
Darwin - Biggest city and a great base to explore the Top End wet tropics.
Kakadu - Magnificent wildlife and wetlands
Making Kangaroo Island hip is the wonderful new Southern Ocean Lodge on Hanson Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia.
Luxury suites in the wilderness but with spectacular facilites and comforts. While climate control is optional features like heated floors, and state of the art air con can come in handy.
You will see plenty of local touches to as you explore the artisan flooring, furniture and features.
See more on Southern Ocean Lodge and Kangaroo Island, South Australia Resorts.
Something very special in a state not particularly known for outstanding resorts. Tasmania is known as the wilderness state and this modern facility sure provides a stark contrast to roughing it in the wilderness.
See more accommodation and vacation ideas in Tasmania.
More information and special offers on Saffire Freycinet and Tasmania Resorts.
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