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Melbourne- A Dynamic, Thriving ConfidenT City

Melbourne is the capital of Victoria and the most populous city in Australia with over 4 million habitants.

On first impressions Melbourne, with its elegant buildings, parks and tree-lined boulevards, would not seem out of place in Europe.

Despite its image as a centre of culture and the arts, the Victorian Capital is every bit as thrusting and dynamic as Sydney, perhaps more so now?

There always seems to be something new and exciting opening or a big world class sporting event taking place in Melbourne.


Queensland has a warmer climate which tempts holiday makers from the cooler southern states in the winter and throughout the year


With its sub-tropical / tropical climate, Queensland is justifiably marketed as 'The Sunshine State'. Highlights include The Gold Coast, the stylish Sunshine Coast, Whitsunday Islands , and Port Douglas . Find out more...


New South Wales offers wine regions, beautiful beaches, National Parks, whale (in season) and dolphin watching. Sydney, is a popular base for visitors. Find out more...

Western Australia is the largest state in Australia and occupies nearly one third of the land mass.c


The largest of all the states and occupying around a third of the entire continent. Perth enjoys a Mediterranean climate and is situated on the Swan River. Find out more...

Victoria has a good road network, perfect for exploring this densley packed state.


Victoria is affectionately nicknamed the Garden State, is the smallest and most densely populated of the mainland states. Melbourne the capital is a mixture of old European elegance and new-world style. Find out more...

South Australia produces some of teh World's best wines


South Australia enjoys a Mediterranean type climate and is surrounded by five states and territories and the sea of the Great Australian Bight. Adelaide, the capital, is close to world class wine regions. Find out more...

The Northern Territory extends from 'The Red Centre' to the lush tropical 'Top End'


The Northern Territory, location of Ayers Rock (Uluru) is often perceived as being entirely arid and desert like. Although true for much of the interior this contrasts with the fertile ' Top End' which includes Darwin. Find out more...

Find magnificent lakes, streams, ancient forests and mountains in Tasmania


Tasmania , the 'Apple Isle', possesses magnificent lakes, mountains, beaches, rivers, waterfalls, ancient rainforests. Tasmania's diminutive size makes it possible to see much of the island in a few days. Find out more...

Canberra is a thoughtfully designed city aand location for teh Australian Federal Parliament


Canberra ,an aboriginal word for 'Meeting Place', purpose built as the nation's capital, is located in the Australian Capital Territory or A.C.T. Surrounding bush, lakes, streams, rivers and mountains are within easy reach. Find out more...

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