The best staycation spots in Australia

Port Stephens View

2020 brought many challenges and changes for us, including the way we holiday. Instead of going overseas or on a cruise, a lot of Australians will look to have a staycation this year. Indeed, exploring Australia by motorhome is not only one of the best, but also one of the safest ways to explore our beautiful country.

In this blog, we’ll provide some staycation ideas and share some of the nation’s most beautiful holiday spots by location. Here are some of the best staycation spots in Australia.

 

QUEENSLAND

Sunshine Coast, QLD

The Sunshine Coast is the ideal place to take a holiday break. The region is made up of pristine uncrowded beaches, beautiful rivers, lush greenery and hinterland, and fabulous attractions including Australia Zoo.

 

Daintree Rainforest, QLD

You know it’s good when Sir David Attenborough calls it “the most extraordinary place on Earth”. The incredible Daintree is the oldest tropical rainforest in the world. Take your motorhome and drive up north to explore the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest. Trek through the jungle and discover flora and fauna found nowhere else on the planet.

 

NEW SOUTH WALES

 

Port Stephens, NSW

Explore the beauty of Port Stephens, just 2.5 hours’ drive from Sydney. From diving, fishing and sand dune adventures to camel and horse riding and whale watching, Port Stephens is every holiday maker’s dream.

 

Byron Bay, NSW

Located on the beautiful NSW North Coast, Byron Bay is famous for its stunning beaches, breathtaking hinterland rainforest, spectacular coastal trails, amazing marine life and buzzing food scene. Byron Bay makes the perfect holiday for those who want to kick back and relax.

 

VICTORIA

 

The Grampians, VIC

Gear up your motorhome and hit the road to the incredibly scenic Grampians to discover a wonderful world filled with remarkable waterfalls, sandstone mountains, lush gardens, spectacular views, wildflowers and incredible wildlife.

 

Wilsons Promontory, VIC

Affectionally known as ‘The Prom’, it is one of Victoria’s most loved parks. Take your motorhome and go camping at The Prom and immerse yourself with the spectacular scenery and luscious greenery.

 

NORTHERN TERRITORY

 

Kakadu, NT

Kakadu National Park should be on the road trip bucket list of every traveller. Its natural beauty and cultural significance are undeniable. Enjoy its beautiful landscape and all it has to offer.

 

Uluru, NT

Did you know Uluru is 348 metres above the surrounding plain? This means it’s higher than the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Chrysler Building in New York and the Eureka Tower in Melbourne. Known as one of the best places to visit in Australia, Uluru is an iconic landmark and the spiritual heart of the country.

 

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

 

Margaret River, WA

Margaret River is famous for its beautiful wineries and amazing surf, which makes it a ‘must’ for every traveller. Margaret River is truly one of the best places to visit in Australia.

 

Esperance, WA

If you’re looking for a holiday to get away from it all, then look no further than Esperance – an eight-hour drive south-east from Perth. We’ve saved you a spot on this beautiful crystal-clear beach. It is famous for its super clean white sand and bright blue waters. It is every nature and beach lover’s dream.

 

 

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

 

Kangaroo Island, SA

This wildlife and nature paradise lies just off South Australia’s mainland, southwest of Adelaide, and is packed with sea lions, koalas and kangaroos, of course. Over a third of the island is protected. It makes the ideal staycation for nature lovers.

 

Yorke Peninsula, SA

Only an hour’s drive away from Adelaide, it’s one of the most beautiful peninsulas in Australia. The pristine coast on the Yorke Peninsula offers plenty of activities such as fishing, boating, surfing, bushwalking and swimming. The best thing about it? You have more than 700km of coastline to explore with your motorhome.

 

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