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"Mama, that tickles!" πŸ˜‚ **Cuteness alert** Introducing Suli, the latest addition to the @perthzoo family in @westernaustralia. Suli is an endangered Goodfellow's Tree Kangaroo, and he's pictured here lapping up the attention from his mother Kaluli. According to the zoo's keepers, Kaluli is an "incredible mum, she is very relaxed, but also attentive, constantly checking her latest arrival or grooming him." Tree Kangaroos are native to Papua New Guinea, but are also found in the @athertontablelands region of @queensland. Photo: @meerkatharry #seeaustralia #justanotherdayinwa #seeperth #wildlife #travel
What's more impressive than one @sydneyoperahouse at sunrise? Two of them, of course! πŸ˜‰ The stunning reflections pictured here are in the window of the @parkhyattsydney at Circular Quay, which is a popular spot for photographers (it's not hard to see why!). @Sydney 's Circular Quay will be dazzling with colour and lights for the next few weeks, with @vividsydney kicking off this weekend. The sails of the #SydneyOperaHouse will be lit up with kaleidoscopic projections each evening, which is just one of the many brilliant spectacles on display during the event. Photo: @watersurfr #seeaustralia #ilovesydney #sydneylocal #travel #explore #sunrise
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A turtle beamed down from the heavens - it must be #WorldTurtleDay ! πŸ™Œ Today is a very special day; it's all about shellabrating, raising awareness and advocating for the protection of #turtles , #tortoises and their environments. Of the seven species of marine turtles in the world, six occur in Australian waters, not to mention 23 species of freshwater turtles. @kylerauphotography spotted this beautiful turtle on @ladyelliotislandecoresort in @queensland , which is an excellent place to spot turtles; it's home to a healthy population of green, hawksbill and loggerhead turtles. Photo: @kylerauphotography #seeaustralia #thisisqueensland #greatbarrierreef #southerngreatbarrierreef #marinelife
Do you prefer @lordhoweislandtourism from above ➑️ or from ground level? They're both pretty spectacular, if you ask us! These two stunning snaps will give you a good idea of what the landscape's like on this ancient volcanic remnant off @visitnsw 's coastline; we're talking lush, green, and very much subtropical. A holiday here is about as relaxing as it gets (unless you want to climb to the top of Mount Gower, which is worth the effort!) - so prepare for a change of pace. You're on Lord Howe Island time now ☺️ Photos: @tommymartello | @jaxonark #seeaustralia #newsouthwales #lordhoweisland #travel #explore
It's hard to beat a tropical sunset, and in #Darwin , that's exactly what you'll get! The dry season has well and truly arrived in the @tourismtopend , which brings balmy nights that are best spent outdoors. One of the top ways to spend an evening in this part of the @ausoutbacknt is to sail through Darwin Harbour at sunset; @saildarwin runs champagne sunset cruises which include freshly-caught seafood and tasty tapas for dinner, not to mention bottomless bubbles. You don't have to convince us! Photo: @lifeindarwin #seeaustralia #NTaustralia #tourismtopend #travel #sunset
In @thekimberleyaustralia , morning laps look a little like this πŸ‘Œ Pictured here is the infinity pool at @lakeargyle , which is a pretty impressive pool for a caravan park if you ask us! The pool overlooks #LakeArgyle , which is a colossal freshwater lake around 20 times the size of Sydney Harbour. The team at @lakeargyle recommend staying at least two nights at the resort, so you can admire the sunset from the pool one evening, but also from the lake itself via a sunset cruise. Ok then, if you insist! Photo: @thevagabondlife_ #seeaustralia #justanotherdayinwa #thekimberley #travel #explore
The ocean and the sky sparkling in unison - what an incredible sight! This occasionally happens in @tasmania ; it's called bioluminescent phytoplankton, commonly referred to as 'sea sparkles'. @james.garlick captured this stunning shot down at the South Arm Peninsula near @hobartandbeyond. It's not possible to predict the timing of the sea sparkles, but if you're heading to Tassie, you might just be lucky enough to witness this fantastic phenomenon. Photo: @james.garlick #seeaustralia #discovertasmania #hobartandbeyond #travel #explore
Nothing beats a back rub after a long day at work 😌 @jjemerson_wildlife spotted this pair of #kangaroos in the Coombabah Lakes Conservation Area in the @destinationgoldcoast. Located just a short drive north of the #GoldCoast CBD, this lovely wetland area is chock-a-block with wildlife. In fact, it's home to 274 species of animals, including koalas, wallabies, kangaroos and flying foxes, along with 24 internationally protected migratory bird species. Photo: @jjemerson_wildlife #seeaustralia #thisisqueensland #wearegoldcoast #travel #wildlifephotography
Fancy a little sand between your toes? Well, Long Beach in @robesouthaustralia has plenty to go around! This squeaky-clean stretch of sand in @southaustralia really does look like this, and it spans 12 blissful kilometres. You can even drive on the beach here (check your hire car guidelines first), and once you're done exploring, head up to the nearby historic @caledonianinn for a bite to eat. Rock lobster's the specialty in Robe - there's a thriving local industry here and we can guarantee it will be some of the best you'll ever taste. Photo: @_markfitz #seeaustralia #seesouthaustralia #robesouthaustralia #takemebacktorobe #travel
We just couldn't help but share one more autumn photo - @visitmarysville in Victoria is just too pretty! 😍 According to @rob_palebluedotphotography , #autumn "went bang" here a couple of weeks ago, and he said that when this road β€˜pops’, he β€œhonestly can't think of anywhere more spectacular." The charming town of #Marysville is just a 90-minute drive from @visitmelbourne in the @visityarravalley_official , and is a lovely place for a day trip or an overnight stay if you're heading to #Melbourne . Photo: @rob_palebluedotphotography #seeaustralia #visitvictoria #yarravalley #mymarysville #travel
Found a little slice of heaven just a short drive from @sydney πŸ™Œ It's called #PalmBeach , and it's a lovely spot for a day trip or a relaxing getaway. The land on the other side of the waterway here marks the start of the @visitcentralcoastnsw ; you can catch the ferry across from Palm Beach Wharf. If you feel like treating yourself, there's a gorgeous @luxurylodgesofaustralia property called @prettybeachhouse nestled amongst the native bushland here, and trust us, it certainly lives up to its name! Photo: @alexandergualtieri #seeaustralia #ilovesydney #newsouthwales #travel #explore
It's not every day you get to wake up in the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park! When staying at the @luxurylodgesofaustralia 's @longitude131 , you'll get to open your eyes to views of the shimmering red sand of the @ausoutbacknt with the magnificent @exploreuluru towering in the background. If you've been dreaming of falling asleep under the outback night sky, you can do that here too from the warmth of a luxury swag on your balcony. Oh, and did we mention you'll have a cosy fire burning just a few feet away? Bliss! Photo: @longitude131 with @luxurylodgesofaustralia #seeaustralia #NTaustralia #redcentreNT #travel #explore
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