Nelson Bay in Port Stephens is a fantastic destination, as a day or weekend trip from Sydney or as an excellent detour during a Sydney to Brisbane road trip on Australia’s East Coast. Learn more about things to do in Nelson Bay to plan your visit and don’t miss these amazing must-dos and must-sees.
There are many ways to enjoy the Great Barrier Reef, and a long weekend trip to Heron Island may be my favourite. You’ll fall in love just with the photos but also read these tips to optimise your visit. When is the best season? What to bring? What to do if you don’t dive nor snorkel?
Leave Narooma behind for the best seal and penguin experience in NSW. In Montague Island, it is easy to snorkel or dive with seals and see the cute little penguins racing back to the island for sunset. It’s an amazing protected place on Australia’s East Coast that all nature lovers will fall in love with.
Scuba diving Australia is amazing. If you’re travelling on the East Coast, you’ll have opportunities to enjoy some of the world’s best scuba diving sites. Here’s the ultimate list of the best diving sites in Australia (Queensland & New South Wales) with quick notes on why they made it to the list. Map included!
Diving South West Rocks is a fantastic experience. Not only does it hosts an amazing marine life diversity, but it is also a memorable dive through one of the longest caves you can explore with a simple Open Water certification! Find out why Fish Rock Cave is one of my favourite diving spot in Australia…
Is scuba diving Cook Island worth the trip? Just a few hundred meters from the mainland on the Gold Coast, Cook Island is ideally located and thus an attractive dive site for a day trip from Brisbane. Read the article to learn more about what you can expect there.
Wolf Rock is amongst Australia’s best dives, especially for the shark fans and those who like to see some big species. Learn more about this dive site!
Heading from Brisbane to South West Rock? Discover new places along the way with a 3-day circuit down the coast and back up inland.
HMAS Brisbane was sunk in Mooloolaba to create a scuba diving site on the Sunshine Coast, 1.5 hours north of Brisbane. It’s a great wreck that scuba divers from any level can explore. Learn more about our scuba diving HMAS Brisbane experience so you can get tips to plan yours!
For many travellers, a Great Barrier Reef holidays = Cairns. But it’s not the best place to scuba dive the Great Barrier Reef! Discover more destinations to enjoy the beauty of the Reef, including budget comparison!