We have been featuring things to do in Australia during the winter time. Winter in Australia is filled with festivals that make for great things to do on holiday or just with friends all over the country. We told you about some of the winter festivals in our feature on Things to Do in Australia in Winter, but now we will go into more detail about upcoming festivals still happening this winter. Continue reading

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Hervey Bay is a popular tourist spot, it’s in between the Queensland mainland and Fraser Island. It is a mecca for holiday-goers seeking for fun in the sun, sand, and Coral Sea. The town of Hervey Bay is on the mainland coast of the bay and is about a 3 ½ hour drive north of Brisbane. Hervey Bay is known as the whale watching capital of the world. However, there are plenty of other fun activities here that can fill your holiday including beach sports, backpacking, and boating. Plus, it is the main access point to Fraser Island  and it’s the southern end of the Great Barrier Reef. Over 1 million overnight visitors are hosted in Hervey Bay each year. They come out for all the vacation fun that is tempered by a laid back coastal vibe and features a subtropical climate. Continue reading

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