Enjoy Australia's Stunning
Scenic Road Trips On your Next
Adventure Travel Holiday

Stunning Scenic Road Trips are everywhere in Australia for you to admire and enjoy the amazing views, from Australia's coast to the Central Australia Outback, unique towns and attractions, the spectacular mountain ranges, rivers and lakes, National Parks and the Top End tropics and much more.

Every where you drive you will see and enjoy stunning unique scenery that will really take you by surprise on your road trip anywhere in Australia.

You will get the up close experience of touching, leaving footprints, admiring, taking your own photos and remembering for forever. Australia has many recognised scenic road trips that you can include when you are planning a road trip. Australia's most famous and visited road trip or self drive tour is the Great Ocean Road.

These scenic road trip destinations are from all areas of Australia, some can be travelled in several days other weeks or months.

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The Savannah Way
Australia's Great Adventure Drive

The Savannah Way is probably the longest and most adventurous of all Australia's recognised scenic road trips. The Savannah Way is from Broome to Cairns across the Top End of Australia travelling through Kununurra in Western Australia, Katherine in the Northern Territory, Burketown and Normanton in Queensland. A total of 3700 kilometres of road trip adventure.

You will experience the breath taking beauty and harshness of the Kimberley. Take a cruise down spectacular Katherine Gorge, camp in unique locations, go fishing and bird watching.
For more information www.savannahway.com.au

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Looking over Kununurra from the Lookout in East Kimberley WA

"When we were visiting Kununurra we went to 'Ivanhoe Crossing' which featured in the movie 'Australia' and we also went to 'Kellys Knob Lookout'. Which is where I took this photo from, looking over the town of Kununurra, the crops and the mountain ranges in the distance. A favourite place for watching stunning sunrises and sunsets while having a picnic."


The Rivers Run Touring Route
Southern Tasmania

The Rivers Run Touring Route is located in Southern Tasmania and the tour includes beautiful towns and places like Bothwell, Miena, the Highland Lakes, Granton, New Norfolk, Plenty, Hamilton, Lake St Clair, Derwent Bridge, Tyenna Valley and many more stunning places to explore.

Tasmania is very well known for its Scenic Road Trips. You will discover Tasmania's finest locations rich in history dating back thousands of years, amazing wilderness, delicious food, exceptional wine, many options for accommodation and attractions with adventure for everyone.
For more information www.riversrun.net.au


The Great Southern Touring Route In Victoria

The Great Southern Touring Route is a circular tour around part of Victoria which includes the Great Ocean Road along Victoria's coast, to Halls Gap in the Grampians and a discovery tour through the goldfields and Ballarat.

This self drive journey is about 700 kilometres plus any extra side trips that you do, this tour will take you about 3 days or longer if you would like do more sightseeing in this beautiful area with many natural attractions to explore.
For more information www.greatsoutherntouring.com.au

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The Loch Ard Gorge along the Great Ocean Road in Victoria

"Get your camera ready, the Great Ocean Road is famous for spectacular views at every bend in the road and there are many of them. You will experience white capped waves, perfect blue water, sparkling white sand, rugged cliff faces, ancient rainforests and tall trees that look like they could reach the sky.

The 12 Apostles are stunning but I really found the 'Loch Ard Gorge' to be a very under rated attraction. If you get there ask about the shipwreck 'Loch Ard' story, then while you are visiting at the Loch Ard Gorge you can imagine what happened all those years ago.

About 130 kilometres of this coastline is called the 'Shipwreck Coast' where over 50 ships have come to grief and sunk, the 'Loch Ard' being the most famous. Find out more at 'Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village in Warrnambool on the Great Ocean Road one of Australia's famous scenic road trips. "
For more information www.flagstaffhill.com


Explorers Way - Through The Centre Of Australia

Explorers Way is one of Australia's very popular scenic road trips. The Explorers Way travels through the centre of Australia from Adelaide in South Australia to Darwin in the Northern Territory. The journey follows the Stuart Highway and is about 3000 kilometres long.

This drive could take several weeks or months if you want to see and experience everything the Explorers Way, Central Austalia and the Top End has to offer.

My family has travelled the Stuart Highway or 'Explorers Way' several times and found it to be a trip that is so exciting and adventurous. We did all the usual things like visited Coober Pedy, Ayers Rock - Uluru, Alice Springs, Devils Marbles, Daley Waters Hotel, Mataranka, Katherine, Berry Springs and Darwin and Kakadu and so much more.
Although it did have some 'Are we there yet?' moments it is a great Australian road trip, we will always remember and recommend to everyone for an adventure of a lifetime!
For more information www.explorersway.com.au

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Birds eye view of the 'Florence Falls'
in the Litchfield National Park near Darwin NT

"Litchfield National Park has many attractions to admire and enjoy, Florence Falls has two high cascades falling into a refreshing plunge pool. Wangi Falls is a beautiful waterhole with a waterfall you can swim over to and relax underneath it.

There is also Buly Rockholes which we loved swimming in, it more like a fast flowing creek with a series of small cascades and shallow and deep swimming holes. Buley Rockholes was featured in the TV show 'Amazing Race' several years ago."


Pacific Coast Touring Route - Sydney To Brisbane

The Pacific Coast Touring Route is between Sydney and Brisbane and is one of Australia’s best scenic road trips. From Sydney you will travel through Central Coast New South Wales, also the Hunter region, the Mid North Coast, Northern Rivers region and arrive in Brisbane.

Driving along the coast you will discover many beautiful beaches, inland there are plenty of things to do including many National Parks to explore with many bushwalking tracks. Everyone will be entertained all the way on this road trip with a never ending list of things to experience and enjoy.
For more information www.pacificcoast.com.au


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