Family Things to do

Australia is made for children, with beaches to enjoy, nature parks and historic sites to explore and wonderful outdoor climate.

You will find many more things to do on our regional pages - things like the Sydney Bridge Climb, snorkelling on the Reef or a trip to Australia Zoo. We've listed some favourites below to give you a flavour of what's on offer for children, including some exciting overnight stays and experiences.

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Things to do

Holidays listed are those chosen by our inspectors and by our customers for their location and value. To combine tours with other holiday options ask for our free planning service.

Wild Dolphin Swim

Enjoy a morning watching and interacting with South Australia's wild common and bottlenose dolphins and the opportunity to swim with them.

Cruise and swim including equipment from

£106

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Whitehaven Sailing Adventure

Explore the Whitsunday Islands National Park and magnificent Whitehaven Beach with its pure white silica sands on a high speed catarman.

North QLD day tour from

£129

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Sunset and Tapas

Glide on the boardwalk along the water's edge before arriving at Barcelona Tapas Bar and Cafe, where it's time to relax and enjoy a variety of exquisite tapas while soaking up the evening sunset views.

North QLD day tour from

£64

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Whitsundays and Whitehaven

Cruise through the Whitsunday Islands to the world famous Whitehaven Beach where you can laze on the beach or swim in the azure waters.

North QLD day tour from

£64

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Neighbours Tour

Visit the studios and filming locations of Australia's best known soap opera on a fun 3 hour tour.

Melbourne half day tour from

£52

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Penguin Parade

An afternoon and evening wildlife tour to see the world famous Little Penguins and wildlife of Phillip Island.

Melbourne day tour from

£112

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Green Island

A full day to explore the tropical Green Island, just a 15 mile cruise from Cairns.

North QLD day tour from

£98

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Kuranda & Tjapukai

Board the famous scenic Railway for a breathtaking journey past the Barron Falls to the rainforest village of Kuranda.

North QLD day tour from

£134

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Dive on the Reef

For the beginner a full day introductory dive course which includes two dives will act as the perfect introduction to the Great Barrier Reef, or choose to earn your dive certificate with a 5 day PADI course.

North QLD day tour from

£265

For advice or to make a booking

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or enquire online

Whitehaven Sailing Adventure

Explore the Whitsunday Islands National Park and magnificent Whitehaven Beach with its pure white silica sands on a high speed catarman.

North QLD day tour from

£129

For advice or to make a booking

call 0333 234 2889

or enquire online

Sunset and Tapas

Glide on the boardwalk along the water's edge before arriving at Barcelona Tapas Bar and Cafe, where it's time to relax and enjoy a variety of exquisite tapas while soaking up the evening sunset views.

North QLD day tour from

£64

For advice or to make a booking

call 0333 234 2889

or enquire online

Whitsundays and Whitehaven

Cruise through the Whitsunday Islands to the world famous Whitehaven Beach where you can laze on the beach or swim in the azure waters.

North QLD day tour from

£64

For advice or to make a booking

call 0333 234 2889

or enquire online

Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo - Enjoy a full day at the famous Australia Zoo, founded by the late 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin.

South QLD day tour from

£76

For advice or to make a booking

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or enquire online

Kayaking Adventure

Experience an adventure back to nature and into the wild with this kayaking tour.

North QLD day tour from

£49

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or enquire online

Noosa Everglades Cruise

Cruise through the magnificent lakes and wetlands of the Noosa Everglades - home to over 44% of Australia's bird species.

North QLD day tour from

£78

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or enquire online

Pinnacles and Koalas

A full day adventure to the famous Pinnacles, including a walk through the towering limestone pillars and the massive sand dunes of the Namburg National Park.

Perth day tour from

£118

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or enquire online

Swim with Dolphins

Search out and swim with wild bottlenose dolphins in the crystal clear waters of Western Australia.

Perth day tour from

£145

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or enquire online

Helicopter Flight

The ultimate way to experience Ayers Rock and the surrounding outback. Enjoy unrivalled views of 'the Rock' and its colourful desert backdrop during a 15 minute unforgettable helicopter flight.

Helicopter flight from

£99

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or enquire online

Bondi Surfing

A two hour beginners class in the art of surfing at iconic Bondi Beach.

Sydney half day tour from

£61

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or enquire online

Harbour Bridge Climb

Sydney's iconic sightseeing adventure. A 3 hour scenic experience that takes you to the top of the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge, 134 metres above sea-level, with informative commentary and stunning views over the city skyline and harbour.

Sydney half day tour from

£172

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or enquire online

Fraser Island - South Queensland

Queensland

Stretching over 70 miles along the southern coast of Queensland, Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world, and is on the World Heritage List.

3 day Oz Explorer from

£273

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or enquire online

Tangalooma Resort - from Brisbane

Queensland

Only 25 miles from Brisbane, Moreton Island, mostly national park, is home to the Tangalooma Wild Dolphin Resort, an old whaling station now dedicated to the...

2 day Oz Explorer from

£159

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or enquire online

Overnight In Taronga Zoo - Sydney

New South Wales

Taronga zoo is one of Sydney’s top visitor attractions by day. But what happens after the visitors have gone...

Sydney Zoo overnight explorer from

£206

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or enquire online

Kangaroo Island - South Australia

South Australia

Australia’s third largest island, only 70 miles south west of Adelaide, combines dramatic coastal scenery, secluded pristine beaches and an abundance of..

2 day Oz Explorer from

£381

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