10 Family Holiday Destinations in Australia

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Family Holiday At Australia

If you are planning for a family holiday, then Australia is an excellent option for you. There are numerous options around Australia for families of all ages and budgets. In Australia you can explore cities along the famous east coast, hopping around chronic beaches and national parks along the west coast. Australia is filled with astonishingly beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Stunning Surf Beaches, fantastic activities and panoramic mountain ranges.

Lets check out these top 10 family-friendly destinations in Australia.

1. Broome

Broome is one of the Western Australia’s great coastal jewel. Broome is Australia’s biggest state which is located around 2,000 km North of Perth in the Kimberley area. The waterside town is home to old dinosaur trails, the renowned white sands of Cable Beach. It is one of the district’s most celebrated attractions and is maybe best experienced at sunset. Enjoy camel ride with your kids at Broome.

Camel Ride at Cable Beach- Broome, Via: broomekimberley&beyond.com

Point Of Attractions:

  • Cable Beach
  • Sun Pictures Outdoor Cinema
  • The Dinosaur Coast

2. Gold Coast

Gold Coast is best known for its glitz, glamour and beautiful beaches. Home to some fantastic family-friendly attractions. Kids will love this, Local Theme Parks such as Sea World, Dreamworld and Movie World. The sun-kissed beaches and local wildlife parks provide the perfect location for spending quality time with your family. From indoor skydiving and go-karting to portable mini-golf and animal encounters, there are various ways to keep your little ones entertained all day.

Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary-Gold Coast, Via: pacific-destinations.com

Point Of Attractions:

  • Burleigh Heads Beach
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Warner Bros. Movie World

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3. Kangaroo Island

At Kangaroo Island, you can explore Australia’s best wildlife. A trip to Kangaroo Island provides the perfect opportunity to reconnect with nature. You can see Kangaroos, Koalas, Echidnas and Native Birds here. Discovering beaches and spend quality time by merely admiring the spectacular landscapes across the Island. Enjoy a family hike, build sandcastles along the island’s with 509 km coastline. Enjoy some best sights this incredible destination has to offer.

Kangaroo Island, Via: discoveraustralia.com

Point of Attractions: 

  • Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Flinders Chase National Park
  • Raptor Domain

4. Sydney

Sydney is one of Australia’s most prominent destination. Sydney is known as the ‘Harbor City’ and it is home to various family destinations. Visit Taronga Zoo or the famous Luna Park appreciate a grand ship ride over the harbor or invest some energy building sandcastles on Bondi Beach. With astonishing cafes and a lot of incredible historical centers and craftsmanship displays to look at.

Family holiday at Sydney, Via: Tripzilla.com

Point Of Attractions:

  • Taronga Zoo
  • Bondi Beach
  • Luna Park Sydney

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5. Canberra

Canberra offers an abundance of great things to see and activities to do with your family. The Nation’s Capital is really good for kids with secure parking, myriad picnic spots and quite spacious to run around. Canberra is home to world-class art galleries and museums, the National Zoo and Aquarium and Questacon. Explore the fantastic variety of cafes scattered throughout Canberra’s suburbs.

Canberra, Via: accorhotels.com

Point Of Attractions:

  • Questacon
  • National Arboretum
  • National Zoo and Aquarium

6. Melbourne

Melbourne is known as Australia’s culture capital. It is home to countless restaurants and cafes, beautiful museums and art galleries. One of the country’s best live entertainment scenes and family spot. Explore the history of the world, engage yourself in interactive exhibitions. If your little ones love sports, be sure to catch a game of world-class AFL, tennis or cricket during your family visit.

Royal Botanic Gardens-Melbourne, Via: timeout.com

Point of Attractions: 

  • Royal Botanic Gardens
  • The Australian Centre for the Moving Image
  • Melbourne Museum

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7. Hobart

Hobart in Tasmania has a compact size, engaging history and accessible wilderness which makes it a brilliant family driving holiday. It’s a place of landscapes, friendly people, a relaxed island lifestyle, excellent food and adventure activities. Older children who like action-adventure more so they can overdose on experience in The Natural State. They can go for river rafting on franklin River, can go for kayaking, hiking around Cradle Mountain.

Family walking bush Tasmania, Via: adventuretours.com.au

Point of Attractions: 

  • Salamanca Market
  • Mona Museum of Old and New Art
  • Mount Wellington

8. Darwin

The capital city of Northern Territory, Darwin is extremely hot; thus, a cooling swim is a daily custom here. Dunk your children in the Wave Lagoon at the Waterfront Precinct, or drive an hour down the interstate to Litchfield National Park to sprinkle under waterfalls. Encounter some of Australia’s incredible native flora and fauna, across the city and its surrounds you’ll find plenty to see and do with the family.

Darwin, Via: kephotography.com.au

Point Of Attractions:

  • The Museum and Art Gallery
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Markets
  • Crocosaurus Cove

9. Rottnest Island

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