Exploring Australia with Brisbane as the starting point of your travel itinerary is simply exotic with a travel of 1952 kms.
Swimming and sun bathing to start with the golden sands of Mission Beach, snorkelling through the rainbow hue treasure of the Great Barrier Reef and to Fraser Island drive would be ideal. Leaving for magical Daintree Rainforest with an expert advise from an Aboriginal guide or chartering a yacht to Whitsunday Islands. Siesta at Noosa, fauna and frolics on the beaches of Capricorn Coast and observing the dinosaur footprints near Winton is so very exciting. Diver's paradise the town of Bundaberg, bushwalk through National parks near Mackay, wineries and rodeos in Southern Queensland Country and horse riding on Townsville's magnetic Island is a true joy of landscapes and lifestyle of true Queensland.
High Points of Mission Beach:
Mid way between Townsville and Cairns is Mission Beach is a combination of four beach villages is a landmark for golden beach lazing, unspoiled environment, sophisticated boutique restaurants, art galleries and lush tropical rain forest. Vibrant cultured arty town with unique tourist attractions.
a) At South Mission Beach visit to Dunk Island, Bedarra-the largest National Park Island and Hinchinbrook Island.
b) At Wongaling Beach closest point to Dunk Island and enjoys spectacular views, shop at the Wongaling shopping centre, enjoy a beer and lunch in one of the beachfront bars.
c) At North Mission Beach mingling with the locals and enjoying a cup of latte or fresh juice in the outdoor cafes, gourmet restaurants, bistros and bars. Beachside resorts,galleries,fashion stores,interior designers boutique makes it more interesting.
d) Bingil Bay the last beach of Mission Beach is a haven for all creative person viz. artists, writers and musicians. Besides enjoying the free fresh fish barbecued at the water edge a walk to the top of Bicton Hill, awesome views of the Barnard Islands, visit to Dunk and Hinchinbrook is highly recommended.
After completing the Mission Beach visit, head towards Darkness Falls Tour at Paronella Park. Head for Mamu Tropical Skywalk exploring rain forest floor to the canopy, vine forest on basalt soils in wet Tropics.
A visit to Paronella Park Tours to see a castle built besides Mena Creek of 5 Hectares, picnic by the falls, tennis courts, bridges, tunnels and of course amazing range of 7,500 tropical plants and trees should definitely tantalise your travel bug.
Charleys Chocolate located at the foot of Mt. Edna is Australia's only tour of Cocoa Tree to Chocolate bar Experience.
The Great Barrier Reef-world's great natural wonders is the largest reef in the world with 3000 individual reefs,880 islands and numerous types of plant, bird and marine life, varied coloured coral reef, swimming with the fish, colours of the coral is a must for any holiday. Outer reef scuba diving, island day trips with scenic flights and rain forest tours to Kuranda and the Daintree Rain forest should not be a miss.
Fraser Island's World precious natural and cultural Heritage listed tourist spot is one of Australia's precious jewel in line with Uluru, Kakadu and the Great Barrier Reef.place of exceptional beauty, with long uninterrupted white beaches, strikingly colored sand cliffs, and over 100 freshwater lakes, tea-coloured and clear and blue ringed white sandy beaches, ancient rain forests and crystal-clear creeks.
Daintree Rain forest is World Heritage reef and rain forest along the northern coast as one of the most unique natural wonders of Australia. Daintree village - timber industry,nestling midst Daintree River synonymous for cruise boats,jungle homes of birds, animals,reptiles as also crocodiles,pythons and superb wildlife. Also visit between Daintree and Bloomfield Rivers, the forest slopes of Cape Tribulation National Park plunge,waters of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park-where fringing reefs grow almost to the seashore.The rain forest has mystically survived 100 million years of climatic changes. Perfect example of Mother Nature in the entire world perfectly balancing the advances of development and warnings of environmentalists. The forest consists of nearly 30% of frogs,marsupial and reptiles,65% of bat species,butterfly species and 20% of bird species of entire Australia.
Capricorn & Southern Great Barrier Reef this part of Queensland is a playground for all nature lovers. Gifted with best of uncrowded beaches and tropical islands, breathtaking national parks,wildlife encounters,vibrant and cosmopolitan city life and Queensland's outback.
Winton is a Dinosaur Capital of Australia as also birth place of Waltzing Matilda,QANTAS and Queensland's Boulder Opal.
Exploring Bundaberg North Burnett with Coonari,Elliott Heads,Innes Park and Coral Cove,Bargara, Oaks Beach, Mon Repos-Turtle Beach, Agnes water town of 1770. Vis it Buxton in the Ctal escapes and rural retreats. The North Burnett has six main townships - Biggenden, Gayndah, Mundubbera, Eidsvold, Monto and Mt Perry.
Mackay Northern Beaches consists of Blacks Beach, Bucasia Beach, Dolphin Heads, Eimeo, Shoal Point a total freak out joints to expose your bikini lines and swimwear.
Queensland is a land of lot of wonder-ous adventures. Visiting the Sunshine coast you can be absorbed
In a rainforest land before time.
Unwind on a beach in a tropical paradise.
Go under the sea on the one and only Great Barrier Reef.
Lose yourself in the starry skies of the outback.
Sail through the breeze on a yacht in The Whitsundays.
Soak up the sun while you surf a legendary break on the Gold Coast.
Magnetic Island is the only island on the North Queensland Coast with a delightful blend of untouched National Park. Magnetic Island is a perfect example of relaxed tropical lifestyle with quiet secluded beaches, natural unspoiled beauty and abundant wildlife.
Say Adios to this magnificent campervan trip in Australia. The whole journey with Cairns as a last drop of campervan site returns to Brisbane with the lingering experience of majestic travel extravaganza is certainly not a denied fact. Post-Valentine holidays could be the most memorable memento to your beloved!