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Come discover Australia with me – one road trip, one town and one beach at a time

Hi. I’m Sharyn, and you have landed on Discover Australia Now. My website/blog all about living, working and playing in Australia.

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. All to help you live, work and play in Australia. Discover how to prepare for doing ‘the big lap of Australia’ or an Australian Road Trip. Get ideas for a city break or rural getaway. Have an Australia staycation or find a travel job as you travel around Australia. Whether you are a solo traveller, a couple or a family travelling Australia with kids, get some Australia travel inspiration here to Discover Australia Now.

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—– Discover Australia Now – Where To Next? Choose a State or Road Trip —–


Australia has 6 states and 2 territories to discover. Choose one of them to travel around extensively or link them on a road trip. Perhaps visit all of them on your big lap of Australia.


Road Trip and Big Lap of Oz like the Seacliff Bridge.
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.
Port Arthur In Tasmania Is An Old Penal Colony. With Golden Sandstone Buildings.
Parliament House in Canberra from War Museum.
Golden Sandy Beach With Tall Buildings Along The Edge Of The Sand On The Gold Coast, Queensland.
Ned Kelly Statue At Glenrowan, Victoria.
Sydney Opera House With Sydney Harbour Bridge Behind It On A Bright Sunny Day.
Three Bronze Pigs In Rundle Mall, Adelaide. One Looking In A Bin. One Sitting and One Standing.
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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As I travel Australia I am continuously writing about places I have visited and ticking them off my bucket list. And you will find these posts in ‘What’s New on Discover Australia Now’. From city guides to road trips to getting a job while you travel to the best Australian accommodation. Yep, I love writing about living, working and play in Australia – I haven’t been everywhere, but I am trying! What’s on your Australia bucket list?


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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 as we Discover Australia Now.