1 Australian War Memorial, Canberra

This moving museum commemorates Australia’s war dead from Gallipoli to Afghanistan.

2 Snowy Mountains

Cosy lodges and good skiing in winter, fine bushwalking in summer, and spectacular drives year round.

3 Byron Bay

Come and enjoy the laidback lifestyle of the locals, the 30km of sandy beaches and the vibrant nightlife.

4 Tamworth

Boot-scoot with country music fans from all over the world during Tamworth’s famous annual festival.

5 Waterfall Way

Drive through verdant rainforests and pass spectacular waterfalls on this lesser-known scenic drive.

6 Lightning Ridge

Discover underground sandstone sculptures, unique black opal and Outback art in this offbeat mining outpost.

7 Broken Hill

Take a mine tour, visit the Royal Flying Doctor Service or browse the art galleries of this gracious Outback town.

8 Mungo National Park

Enjoy sunset on the Walls of China dunes, camp under the stars and or take a morning drive past kangaroos and emus.

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