Sturt National Park is tucked away in the northwest of the state and recognised as the gateway to Cameron Corner – the meeting point of New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland.
Week long trip
Ningaloo Reef collides with Cape Range National Park in an explosion of red desert dust, sublime turquoise currents and bone bleached sandy coves.
Rinyirru National Park is a little far afield for a quick weekend jaunt out of Brisbane, perched as it is 100km or so inland of Cooktown. This is one of those places that’s worth making time for, whether you’re a far north QLD resident or plan a stopover as part of a pilgrimage to Cape York.
The untouched wilderness of the Cape Arid National Park presents a remarkably engaging face to the traveller, in a way that’s singular to Western Australia’s southern coastline.
Fowlers Bay is a remote coastal outpost located in Nullarbor country, west of the Eyre Peninsula and 900 odd clicks west of the state capital.
Visitors to Shark Bay find themselves ensconced by natural beauty on all sides. Dirk Hartog Island lies just offshore, and the towering cliffs of nearby Steep Point offer up some of the finest landbased fishing platforms in the country.