Things To Do On Australia Day

There are so many things to do on Australia day - from Throwing a thong to feeding a Koala! We've put together some of the best things to do for you, your friends & family this Australia Day!

Listen to The Triple J Hottest 100

Listen to The Triple J Hottest 100

Every year on Australia Day Triple J counts down the Hottest 100 songs of the year, as voted for by the Australian Public - in what is now known as the worlds biggest poll. It is now something of a tradition to be

Organise a Thong Throwing Competition

Organise a Thong Throwing Competition

Nobody knows why we throw thongs - competitively or otherwise. We can infer that because a thong is a very different thing in almost the entire world other than Australia, that it originated with us, and such is the

Play A Game Of Beach Cricket

Play A Game Of Beach Cricket

The beauty of cricket is that almost anyone can throw and catch a ball, and most people can swing a lump of wood around - which means beach cricket is a game for everyone & anyone!The trick with setting up a game of

Local brew at Sydney's oldest pub

Local brew at Sydney's oldest pubThe Rocks, NSW

The Fortune of war at the Rocks in Sydney was originally built in 1828 by former convict Samuel Terry. Samuel Terry arrived in Australia in 1800 after being convicted of the theft of 400 stockings and sentenced to

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Climb the Sydney Harbour BridgeThe Rocks, NSW

Why not take in the iconic view of Sydney Harbour with the best vantage point … on top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Sydney Bridge Climb has three options available which includes the BridgeClimb, BridgeClimb Express

Swim with Whale Sharks

Swim with Whale SharksNingaloo, WA

From April to July head to Ningaloo Reef, one of the world greatest fringing coral reefs and get up close and personal with the world’s biggest fish, the whale shark (we promise they are gentle). They are daily

Take The Kids To Prince Alfred Park Pool

Take The Kids To Prince Alfred Park PoolSurry Hills, NSW

Really close to central station, Prince Alfred Pool is a fully-heated outdoor pool, featuring a huge green roof with over 30,000 plants - hiding the venue from the main street.The pool hosts swimming lessons, and there

Watch the sunset over sydney icons

Watch the sunset over sydney iconsCremorne Point, NSW

These seats on Sydney's North Shore foreshore walk make for a spectacular sunset viewing. To get there either walk around the foreshore walk to mccallum pool or drive/catch the bus down milson road to about number 30

Beachside bike ride

Beachside bike rideAltona, VIC

Take a cruise on your bike along the coastal trail from Altona to Williamstown. The trail runs along the esplanade at Altona Beach and continues to wind through wetlands before reaching Williamstown. Get your legs

Swim with a Crocodile

Swim with a CrocodileDarwin, NT

Want to get your heart racing?? Swim with a crocodile will get it racing! Only in the top end can you experience this once in a lifetime experience... Come face to face with one of the worlds deadliest salt water

Picnic in Alexandra Gardens

Picnic in Alexandra GardensArarat, VIC

Enjoy the beautiful gardens in Ararat, view the Asian Garden, Glass house and other finely looked after gardens and enjoy the pleasant lake surroundings. The gardens are a great place to picnic , or to allow the kids

A walk in the Lamington national park

A walk in the Lamington national parkSpringbrook, QLD

So beautiful here and a really nice place to get away from everything and enjoy some nature. So many different walks you can do and it's so tranquil and peaceful...highly recommended!The Gold Coast hinterland is a must

Coogee Beach

Coogee BeachCoogee, NSW

Coogee beach is one of Sydney's biggest open ocean beaches. Lined with parkland, and adjoining pubs, restaurants, accommodation & cafes. Plan your day to start & finish with a swim - there's plenty to do in between!

Hold a Black Headed Python

Hold a Black Headed PythonWhiteman, WA

While you are touring the wineries of the Swan Valley, take slight detour to Caversham Park. Here you can see loads of Australian wildlife and fauna. In the Wombats & Friends shed at 11.00am you can even hold a Black

Feed Kangaroos

Feed KangaroosWhiteman, WA

What’s even better than visiting the Kangaroo’s at Perth Zoo? Feeding the Kangaroos at Caversham Park. Located a 45 minute drive from Perth, Caversham Park is one of the only places in Australia where you can feed