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Australia we love.
With over 20 years experience in creating unique and bespoke itineraries for local and international travelers, Backroads invites you to see parts of Australia that only locals can show you. Our team have personally travelled all over Australia and are in a unique position to make your itineraries stand out amongst the rest.
Over the years we have built strong working relationships with suppliers throughout the county. If your wanting to get close to nature and swim with reef turtles in the Great Barrier Reef, learn more about the world's oldest Indigenous culture in the Northern Territory or visit a 800,000 year old fossil cave, we have the perfect itinerary to make your time down under memorable.
Wake up in Australia!
Wake up in Australia
There is always a good time to visit.
Summer in Australia
December to February is a great time to get outdoors. Take a dip at Sydney's iconic Bondi Beach or try horse riding in Victoria's high country.
Autumn in Australia
March to May heralds Australia’s autumn and the Adelaide Hills are bursting with colour or sip some of Australia's finest wines at Margaret River in Western Australia.
Winter in Australia
June to August is when temperatures drop and perfect for skiing on Australia’s famous Snowy Mountains or escape the winter and
go north to the Great Barrier Reef and see what the world is raving about.
Spring in Australia
September to November is the perfect time to visit the Whitsundays or catch Humpback Whales as they move move through the Great Barrier Reef.
Dry Season | Tropical Australia
May to October has clear blue skies and sunny days. Darwin's Mindil Beach Sunset Markets are something not to be missed.
Wet Season | Tropical Australia
December to March is the wet season, which is hot and humid with daily rainstorms. See waterfalls thunder through Litchfield and Kakadu National Parks or fly over Katherine Gorge when its water levels are highest.
Summer in New Zealand
December to February, has the advantage of the best overall weather. NZ is one of the world’s road trip meccas and summer is the perfect time to hit the open roads.
Autumn in New Zealand
March to May is a time of spectacular changes in colours, this is especially the case in Wanaka and the Otago region in the South Island
Winter in New Zealand
June to August is when New Zealand turns up the fun on the South Island with great skiing at Queenstown or keep yourself warm in the North Island at Waikite Valley Thermal Pools.
Spring in New Zealand
September to November the Southern Alps and mountains are majestic with their snow covering. For adventure seekers, this is a great time for white water rafting, as the mountain snows start melting.
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