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We offer 252 Australia holidays. Our top Australia holidays include tours to the Red Centre and the iconic Uluru, Blue Mountains, Queensland and Tasmania. Discover aboriginal culture on an awe-inspiring tour of Ayers Rock, The Olgas, Kings Canyon and Alice Springs or walk along the breathtaking Great Ocean Road from Apollo Bay. Our Australia holidays collection includes relaxing beach holidays, small group and tailor made holidays, walking holidays and fascinating cultural tours for a truly authentic Australia experience.

Australia holidays
Tasmania tours, discovery tours
Discover Tasmania on a small group tour, from AU $1660 (10 days) ex flights
Coral Bay beach accommodation in Western Australia
Accommodation located in the heart of the Ningaloo Reef, from AU $230 per tipi for 2 nights (sleeps 2)
Tasmania East coast tour
Discover the wilds of Tasmania, from AU $780 (4 days) ex flights
Great Ocean Walk self guided tour, Australia
An Inn-to-Inn accommodated walking holiday, from AU $1575 - AU $1895 (5 days) ex flights
Kimberley small group tour, 5 days, Western Australia
A 5 day adventure experiencing the Kimberley wilderness, from AU $1495 (5 days) ex flights
Australia holidays, tailor made
Explore 3 very different states of Australia, from £5395 (22 days) inc UK flights
Larapinta trekking holiday in Australia
Trek the Larapinta Trail with the best small group operator, from AU $2795 (9 days) ex flights
Adelaide to Alice Springs tour, Australia
Go where the others only dream of going, from AU $2450 - AU $2495 (10 days) ex flights
Sunshine Coast self catering accommodation, Queensland
Peaceful accommodation in the heart of the Glasshouse Mountains, from AU $112 - AU $185 per room per night
Great Ocean Road tour, Melbourne to Adelaide
Stunning coastal and mountain scenery and abundant wildlife., from AU $1260 - AU $1780 (4 days) ex flights
Great Ocean Walk holiday in Victoria, Australia
Walk the famous Great Ocean Road in Australia, from AU $2495 - AU $2795 (7 days) ex flights
Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia
Experience Australia's rugged land of Dreamtime legends, from £353 - £415 (3 days) ex flights
Kimberley holidays in Western Australia
Experience the true spirit of the Kimberley, from AU $2290 (8 days) ex flights
Uluru & Kings Canyon holiday
Get off the beaten track, from £455 - £535 (4 days) ex flights
Great Ocean Road accommodation, Australia
Award winning ecolodge on the Great Ocean Road, from AU $320 - AU $380 per double room per night
Kangaroo Island tours, 3 days 2 nights
A locally guided journey of wildlife discovery, from AU $2609 - AU $3725 (3 days) ex flights
Australia holiday with Fiji stopover
Explore 3 different states of Australia with a Fiji stopover, from £5835 (27 days) inc UK flights
Bibbulmun Track walking holiday in Western Australia
Trek Western Australia's longest walking trail, from AU $1995 (4 days) ex flights
Kimberley tours, 8 day trip in Western Australia
Explore the highlights of the Kimberley on this adventure, from AU $2195 (9 days) ex flights
Adelaide to Perth tour, Australia
Discover the beauty of South & Western Australia in 10 days, from AU $1495 (10 days) ex flights
Ningaloo Reef sailing holiday, Western Australia
Luxurious sailing catamaran exploring Ningaloo Reef in style, from AU $4500 - AU $6750 (9 days) ex flights
Kangaroo Valley luxury cottage accommodation, Australia
Luxury eco cottages in beautiful Kangaroo Valley, from AU $280 - AU $340 per double room per night
Tasmania West coast tour
Discover the wild Tasmanian West Coast, from AU $990 (5 days) ex flights
Great Southern touring route tour, Australia
Tour highlights coasts, mountains, wildlife and goldfields., from AU $1100 - AU $1400 (4 days) ex flights

17 reviews for Australia holidays4 star overall rating

These full and frank independent Australia holidays reviews are from travellers who have booked directly through responsibletravel.com. They are not edited by us or any of the companies we work with. Find the real story, from real travellers below.

Australia holidays, tailor made
Memorable parts? There were two really memorable parts of the holiday: 1. The accommodation at Cape Otway. This is a fabulous place with great food and service. Lizzie and Shayne are so knowledgeable and passionate, it is really inspiring. We were surrounded by wildlife. We had breakfast with kangaroos grazing right in front of the window. We went on two dusk walks with Shayne, we got up close to koalas and tiger quolls, and fed sugar gliders. We wish we had stayed there longer and would... (more)Diane Bushell
From £5395 including UK flights
Uluru and the Olgas tour in Australia
Memorable parts? The tour of Kata Tjuta - Ben the guide's knowledge and experience was simply wonderful. I've never met someone who could talk with such knowledge about geology, widlife, country lore. Tips? Camping was a bit basic but a wonderful experience - cooking over an open fire under a clear unpolluted night sky was simply ethereal. Local benefits? Yes. (more)Farida Parkyn
From £353 - £415 excluding flights
Kangaroo Island luxury lodge, Australia
Memorable parts? Walking into the lodge is like walking into the something from a James Bond set - and I mean that in the best possible way! The views from the main room pretty much are a show stopper - vast circular glass windows show off wilderness on every side. In front the majestic Southern Ocean, behind just wild bush as far as the eye can see... The rooms are very private, and look our directly onto the Ocean - we watched a big lightning storm come in as if we were all alone in... (more)Justin Francis
From AU $990 - AU $1800 per person per night
Bibbulmun Track walking holiday in Western Australia
Memorable parts? Our guide, Dave, was extremely knowledgeable about every aspect of the the countrside - birds, plants, weather, history - he helped us enjoy the spectacular lanscape. Tips? Just come with your eyes and mind open. Local benefits? Yes - this was an integral part of the operator's ethos. Overall rating? Excellent - just what we were looking for. (more)Kathy Hammond
From AU $1995 excluding flights
Kimberley holidays in Western Australia
Memorable parts? Camping under the stars in Purnalulu National Park under the most amazing sky I have ever seen and being woken by dingoes howling and calling to each other in early morning. The wildflowers were everywhere. It was an amazing time to travel. Tips? Make sure you are fit enough to do all the walks so you can get the most out of it. Some require a good level of fitness and scrambling over rocks and boulders. Take good walking boots/shoes. Be prepared to rise early 5.00am.... (more)Wendy Muller
From AU $2290 excluding flights
Mission Beach backpackers accommodation
Most memorable was just sitting on the balcony in the sunshine with a coffee and a book and looking across the Coral Sea...and waking up to the sounds of the forest...and seeing several cassowary... and eating in the beautiful restaurant. (more)Nigel Evers
The most memorable part of my holiday was a day trip snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef - so beautiful and so addictive - I just wanted to keep searching for different corals and fish. (more)Imogen Howlett
We loved every minute of our stay! Our rainforest cabin was truly beautiful with polished wood floors, a comfy bed and best of all a stunning view onto some near pristine rainforest... This is ecotourism at its best. (more)Claire Morgan
From AU $33 - AU $65 per double room per night
Kangaroo Valley luxury cottage accommodation, Australia
Memorable parts? This accommodation was the third stop on our Australian honeymoon. We stayed in the Jolly Jumbock honeymoon cottage. It was wonderful! My favourite part was the verandah at night with the pond providing a lovely noisy backdrop (lots of frogs and nocturnal noises!). The next best bit (accommodation-wise) was the bathroom. It's pretty to have a large, jacuzzi bath which looks out over the meadows and pond. I also loved the goodies left in the hamper, the afternoon tea... (more)Emma Linnane
From AU $280 - AU $340 per double room per night
Uluru & Kings Canyon holiday
Memorable parts? Meeting the traveling group and getting to know their travel history and sharing ours. Also, sunset at Uluru was fantastic. Tips? Consider a day before and after this trip in Alice Springs. Local benefits? Somewhat. There wasn't much interaction with the aboriginals as expected. The food preparation and camping was good for the environment. Overall rating? Great - first trip with this operator and set a great tone with us for consideration for future... (more)Takeaki Chijiiwa
From £455 - £535 excluding flights
Tasmania tours, discovery tours
Memorable parts? Walking through beautiful rainforests and seeing wildlife without cages. Tips? Remember, if the tour operator tells you you'll need warm clothing - they mean it! Be open to new experiences - it never hurts to try something new and challenging. Local benefits? Yes - emphatically. Our tour operator was emphatic about cleaning up the campsites we left. In fact, we even remediated them with bark and branches to eradicate any indication of our having been there. Overall... (more)Sue Czerniak
From AU $1660 excluding flights
Adelaide to Alice Springs tour, Australia
Memorable parts? The wonderful walks -- canyons, gorges, other natural features -- that revealed to us the natural riches of the Outback, from birds and other creatures to the land itself. Also... the bush knowledge and sensitivity of our leader, Steve. He added immeasurably to our appreciation, and therefore our pleasure. Tips? Probably more important for Europeans than Canadians or Americans (who live in big-scale countries): realize emotionally, not just intellectually, that once... (more)Penny Williams
From AU $2450 - AU $2495 excluding flights
Kangaroo Island tours, 3 days 2 nights
Kangaroo Island was a very pleasant surprise. We enjoyed getting down close to a very windy and wild Southern Ocean, and walking on the beach at Sea Bay up close with the sea lions was a real highlight. But then again so was watching Koalas in the trees, and a walk out to the Remarkable rocks (these really are pretty remarkable when you get up close - the hardest granite you could possibly imagine smoothed like butter into strange shape over millions of years by the wind). We bought some of... (more)Justin Francis
From AU $2609 - AU $3725 excluding flights
Flinders Ranges wilderness tours, South Australia
Memorable parts? The Flinders is a very dramatic park and one that invites you get out and walk. Wilpena Pound is a rock fortress, a piece of land enclosed of each side by high cliffs with just one route in. Inside their are lovely walks through huge gums - its a very tranquil and relaxing place. Staying at Rawnsley Park, a working Merino Sheep Station, was a real treat. We stayed in one of the Eco Villas, and the highlight was lying in bed and pushing a button that withdrew a blind... (more)Justin Francis
From AU $495 - AU $1475 excluding flights
Tasmania West coast tour
I am finally getting around to thinking about sending you some feedback on our trip. In general terms, we book tours in order to access places we wouldnít get to ourselves and so that we get loads of enriching information about the places. I guess we were disappointed on both points. I think the only place we would have struggled to get to on the trip was Corinna and the lake camp on the last night. We could have got to the other places easily. Mick was especially disappointed that the only... (more)Lorrie Marchington
From AU $990 excluding flights

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
South Australia air balloon Koala, Victoria Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia Tasmania app

South Australia travel guide

For those planning their first adventure to South Australia our insidersí guide providers an excellent appetiser of the best things to see and do. From Kangaroo Island to the Barossa Valley wine region our top tips will give you a flavour of what there is to discover.

Whatever you're looking for the home of the worldís oldest Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon rootstock or to experience the incredible wildlife of Kangaroo Island, our travel guide will provide great inspiration for your South Australia holiday plans.

Our top tips are the perfect starting point to that unforgettable holiday in South Australia. There is so much to see and do, so make sure you donít miss out on something spectacular.

To find out more about the region please visit our South Australia travel guide

Melbourne & Victoria travel guide

Our insiders travel guide to Melbourne and Victoria is packed full of tips, holiday ideas and things to see and do in Melbourne and Victoria. Whether you want to explore the wildlife and stunning scenery of the Great Ocean Road or enjoy the vibrant city of Melbourne our guide has all the information you need.

Melbourne and Victoria has so much to offer from the iconic scenery of the Twelve Apostles to fine wine, incredible wildlife and a thriving arts and culture scene. The guide includes videos, information on events and tips from local people about the most interesting things to see and do.

For more information on Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road, see our insider's travel guide to Victoria




Western Australia travel guide

Our insiderís guide to Western Australia highlights the best natural and cultural experiences in Western Australia, from camping in national parks and swimming with turtles at Ningaloo Reef to learning more about the aboriginal heritage which surrounds the ochre and black stripped domes of the Bungle Bungles. It goes beyond a normal guide with video and podcasts featuring insider tips from locals on where to go and what to do.

For more information see our insider's guide to Western Australia






Celebrate 30 years of Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness with this Free Tasmania app for iPhone

QR code30 years ago the Tasmanian Southwest Wilderness was listed as a World Heritage Site, the only place on earth to fulfil seven out of the ten criteria, bringing to a successful conclusion a world wide campaign that saw environmental activists protesting to save Tasmania's natural heritage from being sold down the river.

To celebrate this landmark decision that put Tasmania on the eco-tourism map, Tourism Tasmania (in association with responsibletravel.com) is inviting travellers to explore the diverse natural wilderness with a unique iPhone app that showcases the best that Tassie has to offer. Scan the QR code (right) or download the app here
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