Best Places to see in Australia in Autumn/Fall
Wondering where to explore on your autumn visit to Australia? Here are some of our favourite Australian locations for autumn/fall holidays:
Witness the vivid colours of autumn in Australia as the leaves turn red, orange and gold before your eyes. Tasmania's rainforest leaves stay green, but the mosses, fungi and lichen pepper the forest floor with a rainbow of hues. While not overly hot, the weather in Tasmania tends to be more settled during autumn/fall.
8 Day Tasmanian Luxury Self Drive Itinerary
The Top End (From May)
With the end of the Wet Season in May, Australia's remote tropical landscapes are accessible once more. From world-heritage-listed Kakadu National Park to the imposing cliffs of Katherine Gorge, you'll be blown away by the diveristy of the incredible Top End wilderness.
Itinerary Example: 5 Day Top End Self-Drive Adventure
With soft-sand beaches, huge skyscrapers, lush parklands and a vibrant street art scene, Perth is a fascinating town to explore. It's home to one of the biggest city parks in the world – Kings Park & Botanic Garden – right in the heart of town. When steamy summer is over, Perth's climate is way more comfortable for travellers unused to humidity. Coastal Bliss: A 16 Day Perth To Broome Road Trip Itinerary
Queensland & Brisbane
The end of the Wet Season affects Queensland too - humidity drops, and so does the rainfall! Autumn/fall in Queensland is filled with festivals: from Bluesfest in Noosa to the Feast of the Senses in the Tropical North, you are spoled for events & attractions (if you can tear yourself away from the glorious beaches).
From Gold Coast Glitz to Fraser Island Dingos: 8 Day Coastal Queensland Itinerary
Lose yourself in Melbourne's cobblestone laneways, picnic on the banks of the Yarra River, and choose from a vast array of award-winning eateries - Melbourne is the perfect autumn citybreak destination. From fashion to Formula One, there are autumn events to delight the whole family.
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