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Explore Australia and have a g’day the fun and easy way
From the Sydney Opera House to mysterious Uluru . . . the Great Barrier Reef to Tasmania . . . white sand beaches to the red dust of the Outback, Australia is packed with natural wonders, cosmopolitan cities, the arts, culture, and opportunities for fun and adventure. Take it all in with this handy guide to your perfect Down Under vacation. G’day!
What you shouldn’t miss —and what you can skip
The best hotels and restaurants for every budget
Lots of detailed maps
About the Author
Sydney resident Marc Llewellyn is one of Australia’s premier travel writers and the winner of several writing awards. He is the president of the Australian Society of Travel Writers. He’s written two travelogues; Riders to the Midnight Sun tells of his journey from the Ukrainian Black Sea to the Russian Arctic on a cheap bicycle. His latest manuscript, with the working title Islands of the Winds, tells the story of a year working as a peasant farmer and shrimp fisherman on an island off Sicily. He is the coauthor of Frommer’s Australia.
Lee Mylne has spent almost all her working life as a journalist — in newspapers, magazines, and radio — and has travelled to more than 40 countries. Born and raised in New Zealand, she has lived in Australia since 1986 and is currently based in Melbourne. In 2006, she was awarded Life Membership of the Australian Society of Travel Writers, of which she is a past president. She is the coauthor of Frommer’s Australia, the author of Frommer’s Portable Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, and a contributor to Frommer’s Dream Vacations. She is also the coeditor and a contributor to the anthology Best Foot Forward, 30 Years of Australian Travel Writing.