On the other sides of the Earth, Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
The UK has strong ties with our Australia and New Zealand, home of many an antipodean cousin.
Buzzing cultural and sports scene, tropical rainforests, barren deserts, Bondi Beach, Ayers Rock, Sydney Harbour, the Opera House, the Great Barrier Reef, the Australian Outback... these are a few of our favourite things.
It's the traditional backpacker and international traveller destination. Australasia is a great place to explore if you have time to spare between jobs or studies.
Long haul flights have never been so comfortable and stop-overs provide an ideal opportunity to explore intervening destinations.
Hot Tips and Info
Swat up on the local creepy crawlies, 'once bitten' might just be it!
Make sure you are covered should the very worst happen as repatriation requires transport around the globe
- Lonely Planet Australia (Lonely Planet Country & Regional Guides) Down Under Bill Bryson
- New Zealand (DK Eyewitness Travel Guides)
- Going to Live In New Zealand: Your Practical Guide to Life and Work in the Other Down Under... - Mary Neilson, Mathew Collins
- The "Lord of the Rings" Location Guidebook - Ian Brodie. HarperCollins