South Australia highlights

Soak up the balmy Mediterranean climate in Clare Valley; admire the spectacular ridgelines and deep gorges of The Flinders Ranges; go ‘noodling’ for opals in a mad, bad frontier town. There are countless reasons why South Australia is like nowhere else on earth.

A local's guide to Hobart

The Tasmanian capital feels adrift from the rest of Oz; it has a culturally distinct attitude all of its own, from avant-garde art to booming distilleries. Check out our tips for a cultural fix.

The world's best food destinations in 2019

Whether it’s an Italian temple of gastronomy or an Indian veggie paradise, some places seem to have good food woven into their DNA. From Mendoza to Mysore and Bologna to Beirut, we pick out some of the best destinations for food lovers

Awesome Australia: A family holiday on the Great Ocean Road

From seeing kangaroos roaming free and dolphins playing in the surf to taking canopy walks, a family trip Down Under to the surf-pounded shoreline of the Great Ocean Road offers wild rewards.

Best places in Western Australia

Western Australia is big. Really big. You could amass France, Spain, Germany, UK, Italy and Scandinavia and not fill half its territory. So expect a lot of everything — big horizons, huge natural diversity and one of the longest coastlines in the world.