Useful Websites

Campervans, motor homes and camping

  • Maui Australia
    Maui Australia is an experienced and trusted motor home hire and car rental brand that has delivered great self-drive holidays for more than 25 years. They are focused on the continual quest for design enhancement and innovation to ensure our travelers, just like you, experience the very best in campervan holidays with stylish interiors and spacious design right down to our warm personalised service.
  • CMCA - Campervan Motor home Club of Australia
    The largest Recreational Vehicle (RV) Club in Australia with over 60,000 members consisting of young and old, families and singles, millionaires and pensioners, workers and retired people.
  • CRVA – Caravan RV & Accommodation Industry of Australia
    Caravan, RV & Accommodation Industry of Australia Ltd (CRVA) is the peak national tourism body representing over 4000 industry businesses ranging from caravan parks, manufacturers and retailers of industry products, suppliers of goods and services, and service providers.

Agritourism

  • Agritiourism Australia
    Agritourism Australia Promotes farm products and farm related experiences directly to tourists and assists farmers in developing their own tourism businesses.
  • AFT Agriculture Tourism
    A division of Australian Farm Tourism Pty Ltd and one of Australia’s leading agritourism operators providing specialist services to inbound tourism markets.

Harvesting

Accommodation

  • Wotif
    Compare, book and save with Wotif.com. Find deals for all accommodation types including hotels, motels and apartments.
  • Bed and Breakfast Accommodation Australia
    The website has been developed to support independent statewide B&B Accommodation Guides.
  • The Bed and Breakfast Book
    Lists more B & B accommodation than any other publication in Australia including home-stay, farm-stay, cottage, holiday home or small luxury hotel accommodation.
  • Australian Bed and Breakfast
    Australia's Premier B and B and farm stay Accommodation Directory.
    YHA
    Australian backpacker and Youth Hostel Accommodation and travel site. YHA Australia is part of the world's largest backpacker accommodation network, providing more than 4,000 YHA hostels in over 60 countries.
  • VIP Backpackers
    VIP Backpackers is the largest independent backpacker accommodation network in the world, with over 1,200 hostels across 80+ countries, and counting.
    Nomads
    NOMADS members receive cheaper rates at NOMADS hostels, plus discounts and cheap phone calls around Australia.
  • Hostel Bookers
    Hostel Bookers has operated as an online travel agency for six years and employs over 100 people and provides customers with unrivalled service quality and value for money, which is why more than five million travelers visit our site each year.
  • Hostel World
    The world’s number one hostel booking website. Initially focusing its business on independent and official youth hostels, the site now features campsites, self catering accommodation, B&B’s and budget hotels and currently lists over 24,000 properties in more than 180 countries.

Home/holiday rentals

  • Stayz
    The number 1 way for Australians to book Holiday Rental Accommodation properties online in Australia with over 25,000 holiday rental property listings.
  • Take a Break
    Over 39 different types of accommodation in over 1400 localities - from self-contained houses and cabins to motels, hotels and tourist parks... backed up with travel stories, tips and ideas.
  • Rent a Home
    Holiday rentals and accommodation, corporate accommodation for short or long term accommodation, in fully furnished and self- contained apartments and homes across Australia.

Tourism sites

  • Tourism Australia
    Over 29,000 reasons why there’s nothing like Australia.
  • Visit Canberra
    See yourself in the nation’s capital. Home of the Australian Story.
  • New South Wales
    NSW – See where it takes you.
  • Northern Territory
    This website is managed by Tourism NT, a division of the Northern Territory Government, charged with the promotion and development of tourism in the Northern Territory.
  • Queensland
    The official site for Queensland. Where Australia shines.
  • South Australia
    The South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) is committed to growing the State’s tourism industry.
  • Tasmania
    The official tourism website for Tasmania, offers everything you need to plan your holiday.
  • Victoria
    The Official site for Melbourne and Victoria.
  • Western Australia
    The official home of travel and tourism for Western Australia.

Culinary Tourism

  • Restaurant and Catering Australia
    Savour Australia is a registered trademark of Restaurant & Catering and features more than 4,500 Savour Australia™ affiliated restaurants right around Australia.

Eco Tourism

  • Ecotourism Australia
    Ecotourism Australia is an incorporated non-profit organisation, and is the peak national body for the ecotourism industry.

Indigenous Tourism

  • Indigenous Tourism Australia
    Find out details and information about Indigenous tourism operators in your local area or anywhere in Australia.

Publications

  • Aussie Backpacker
    This site is dedicated to providing backpackers and budget travellers in Australia with up-to-date and useful information about budget travel in Australia.
  • BBM
    British Balls Magazine: the only magazine in Australia that directly targets British and Irish independent travellers, working holiday makers and expats alike.
  • Safaripete
    Backpacker travel shows, and travel guides for Australia. Free and crammed with 320 pages of information about what to see and do in Australia including a comprehensive accommodation listing.

Employment

  • Travellers at work
    An Australian based Job Search Club for Working Holiday Visa Travelers. Our focus is to link our members with employment opportunities throughout Australia and to provide a platform for employers to access Travelers to work for up to 6 months.
  • Work N Holiday
    Work n Holiday is specialized in High School Students Tours and gives young students from all over the world the opportunity to experience Australia in several guided and fully supervised tours.

Other

  • Lonely Planet
    Travel guides and guidebooks. Travel advice, tips and destination information to inspire you.
  • Trip Advisor
    Find Deals, Read Reviews from Real People. Get the Truth. Then Go.
  • The Grey Nomads
    If you are one of the growing army of grey nomads discovering, or hoping to discover, the joys of the open road in this wonderful country, then this site is for you.
  • Australian Silver Platter
    We define Culinary Tourism: gourmet food and wine combined with travel; culinary tours or search for epicurean products to enhance restaurant menus or Home cooking.
  • Global Gossip
    With over 250 locations across Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Vanuatu and the UK, Global Gossip is the largest network of communication centres for travelers in the world.
  • National Harvest Guide
  • The Weekly Times
  • National Farmers Federation
  • News Limited
  • Australian Government (DEEWR)
  • Agri-Food Skills Australia
  • Rotary Down Under