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angelnot1 Jan 6th, 2008 02:27 PM

URLs which may be useful

Someone on the Europe forum put together an amazing list of websites and i though it may be useful to share some of my favourites in Australia and New South Wales. So here we go: - detailed travel possibilities in each State and Territory including photos of locations, landscape, architecture etc, all types of accommodations, boating, events, Australian slang and lots more - covers each State and Territory - The Small guide to the Big Country user friendly and personal look at each State , includes self drive itineraries, gives clear idea of how large distances are - details of capital cities and regions including accommodation, attractions, events and tours - bed and breakfast including farm(ranch) stays -another b&b site - has some other countries as well - UNESCO world heritage island - holiday homes and apartments - holiday homes New South Wales and Sydney - cabins, motor home parks; many are at amazing locations - national parks in New South Wales - New South Wales and Sydney - New South Wales wine regions - Historic Houses Trust New South Wales - Australia wide restaurants,reviews in Sydney, Melbourne and Gold Coast in Queensland - Sydney -what is on at the opera house:ballet, opera, theatre entertainment Australia wide and booking

angelnot1 Jan 6th, 2008 04:12 PM

Adding on a site for directions anywhere in Australia there is a good site or

You can type in detailed information such as street name and number of your starting point and your destination or just names of locations and the state/territory they are in.

Click on 'get directions' and it gives you detailed directions including number of kilometres and time involved. You can also view and print out a map of the route.

Melnq8 Jan 6th, 2008 05:26 PM

Very helpful Angelnot - I've cut and pasted your links to add to my Australia file.

Here are a few more I keep in my favorites file that I've found helpful while planning my trips:


Tassie drive distances:

OZ Accommodation:

Western Australia:





Australian National Parks:

Australian visas available online via the following site:

Australia School holidays:

JoZ Aug 17th, 2008 08:09 PM - online food home delivery service with menus, reviews,pictures from your local restaurants,Asutralia wide and there are different payment options so you don't need a credit card.

SallyHallard Aug 20th, 2008 11:44 PM

Wow..lots of cool links here. If you have looking for sites for things to do in Australia I have found some cool stuff at these.

Bokhara2 Aug 21st, 2008 12:31 AM

Lots of Hotels. This might be useful for accommodation. Apparently it's a new resource put out by webjet.

Thanks for starting this thread, Angelnot1 - it's a great idea.

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