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The concept of the Great Outdoors could have been invented with Australia in mind. With its famously pleasant climate and natural beauty, it’s a country tailor-made for outdoor pursuits – indeed, if the sun’s shining, Australians are generally outside enjoying themselves. Why not follow their lead?

An almost endless coastline plus a vast network of rivers, lakes and estuaries ensure that you’re never far from a fishing spot should you wish to join the country’s five million anglers in their favourite pastime. Meanwhile, Australia’s dazzlingly diverse geography makes for eco-friendly activities galore to get your blood pumping and your spirits soaring.

Fishing spots

You’ll never run out of angling opportunities in Australia.

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Eco-friendly activities

For those seeking maximum outdoor enjoyment with minimal environmental impact.

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Golf courses

Your life is not complete until you’ve played some of Australia’s great golf courses.

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National parks

Head to one of Australia’s national parks where there are treasures to find, adventures to enjoy and the sky is truly the limit.

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Walking & hiking

Here are some of the best walking adventures in Australia.

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Whether you are kayaking Australia's coastline or paddling along the country's iconic rivers, you'll get a new view on exploring the country.

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