Travel Essentials to Always Bring With You on Holiday

When you are travelling away from home, your vacation can be cut short fast if you forget an essential item. We aren’t talking about your toothbrush or underwear. While those are important to have, there are certain must-have things you need to take on a trip with you. Make sure to make a list of […]

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July 4th, 2017
Perth Vacation Locations

How to Enjoy Your Holiday While on a Budget

At Budget Australia, we like to think that we are the masters on budget and saving money. We hope you get the most out of our money saving holiday tips. There is so much to do in Australia no matter where you are, the city, the outback, the Great Barrier Reef, or the mountains, there are ways to save money and still enjoy your holiday to the fullest while on a budget. Check out our five tips for saving money while on vacation in Australia:

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March 31st, 2017

The Most Instagrammed Places in Australia (Part One)

When you are looking for the most scenic places, Australia does not disappoint and there is no shortage of beautiful scenery. As you will see from the most Instagrammed places in Australia, that there is also a big variety in the different types of beauty our country has to offer. Here are 10 of the most Instagrammed places in Australia (in no particular order).

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March 17th, 2017

A Long Distance Bushwalking Adventure: The Bicentennial National Trail Part One

If you are into long distance trekking, then you should consider The Bicentennial National Trail for your next holiday adventure. Originally known as the National Horse Trail, the Bicentennial National Trail is a challenging hike stretching over 5,330 km from Cooktown, Queensland through New South Wales, the ACT, and ending in Healesville, Victoria near Melbourne. […]

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January 21st, 2017

You’ll Love Yengo National Park Part One: Campgrounds and Accommodations in the Park

We have been featuring the national parks in the region north of Sydney in New South Wales.  We featured Berowra Valley National Park, Marramarra National Park, and Dharug National Park. Today, we will be highlighting Yengo National Park. It is adjacent to Dharug National Park directly to the east and in the Lower Hunter region of New South Wales. The park is vast, covering 154,328 hectares of land. This protected park along with seven other national parks all make up the UNESCO World Heritage listed Greater Blue Mountains Area. Yengo National Park is located about 85 km northwest of Sydney’s CBD. It takes about 2 hours to drive there from Sydney. The park features walking trails, campgrounds, accommodations, cycle trails, bushwalking, horseback riding, bird watching, panoramic lookouts, scenic drives, and […]

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December 1st, 2016

Fitzgerald River National Park, A Botanical Wonderland Part Two

Fitzgerald River National Park  is on the southern coast of Western Australia in between Albany and Esperance. There is so much biodiversity and so much to see and do in this remote wilderness, we have split it up into two blog posts. We just told you about the flora, fauna and camping options in the […]

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October 7th, 2016

National Park Excursions near Perth, Western Australia (Part Two)

The surrounds of Perth are unique because there is so much protected land around this growing city and greater metropolitan area. Perth is the capital of Western Australia and it is one of Australia’s fastest growing cities. Surrounding the growing metropolis are 15 national parks, 7 regional parks, 3 marine parks, and 3 nature reserves; […]

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August 13th, 2016

National Park Excursions near Perth, Western Australia (Part One)

Perth is the capital of Western Australia and it is one of Australia’s fastest growing cities. However the city’s surrounds is filled with 15 national parks, 7 regional parks, 3 marine parks, and 3 nature reserves; plus an interesting mix of forest land, caves, and coastline. Today, we will be taking a closer look at five of the national parks near Perth including Avon Valley National Park, John Forrest National Park, Serpentine National Park, Yanchep National Park, and Beelu National Park. Come with us as we explore the Perth Hills, caves, forests, and walking trails in Perth’s surrounds.

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August 12th, 2016
Coochiemudlo Beach Sunset

Brisbane Island Escapes in Moreton Bay

When you are on holiday in Brisbane, or just looking for new things to do for those long weekends and time off, check out these island escapes just off the coast of Brisbane. Moreton Island is a well-known island, and also Brisbane’s largest. Instead of following the more common trail, take the path less travelled […]

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July 23rd, 2016

More Family Getaways in Australia Part Three

Australian holidays can be great for the whole family. When you are going on holiday with the whole family, there is much to consider making sure that everyone will have fun. Last week, we told you about family fun holidays in the Selwyn Snowfields, Daydream Island, Kangaroo Island and Hobart, Tasmania in part one of […]

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July 16th, 2016