Kangaroos in a paddock in Australia.

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Hi. I’m Sharyn. Whether you are an overseas tourist, working holiday maker or Australian citizen, here you will find my best first-hand facts, tips, hacks and local insights to help you live, work and travel around Australia. Specifically to prepare for an Australian Road Trip, get ideas for a city break, have an Australia staycation or find a travel job in Australia. Whether you are a solo traveller, a couple or a family, get some Australia travel inspiration here at Discover Australia Now – Live Work and Play Australia Travel Guide and Discover Your Australia Now.

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Parliament House in Canberra from War Museum.
Uluru Or Ayers Rock On A Bright Sunny Day With Blue Sky And Rock Is A Beautiful Red Surrounded By Desert Weed In The Northern Territory.
Three Bronze Pigs In Rundle Mall, Adelaide. One Looking In A Bin. One Sitting and One Standing.
Ned Kelly Statue At Glenrowan, Victoria.
Sydney Opera House With Sydney Harbour Bridge Behind It On A Bright Sunny Day.
Golden Sandy Beach With Tall Buildings Along The Edge Of The Sand On The Gold Coast, Queensland.
Port Arthur In Tasmania Is An Old Penal Colony. With Golden Sandstone Buildings.
Wave Rock Is A Natural Wonder In Western Australia. A Stone Carved Out By Wind And Rain To Look Like A Wave.

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I acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia, and recognise their continuing connection to land, water and community. I also pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging. Let’s all live, work and play harmoniously together in Australia.