Australia is great place if you’re keen on going road trips. Doesn’t matter if you are looking for a quick weekend gateaway or just short one-day trip to ease your mind off work. We have some ideas you can follow this summer.
- Take the beautiful scenic route to Warrnambool
This is one of the best road trips you take in Australia and the most famous one! This beautiful scenic route stretches for 250km from Melbourne to Warrnambool. The Twelve Apostles is one of the major highlights and if you haven’t still visited this beautiful location, you should plan the trip this summer! Also, you could add flagstaff hill martitime village, tower hill state game reserve to you list of place to visit this year.
- Wilson Prom National Park
If you’re looking for a change of scenery, you should add this to your weekend gateaway list. This place has unique landscapes and with beautiful beaches, hikes and the drive is just breath-taking!
- Day tour to Yarra Valley
Who doesn’t love wine? This weekend you can head to one of the Wineries in Yarray Valley and taste some amazing wine! Or you could visit beautiful Gardens while you’re in that route. Alowyn Garden is one of the gardens that should be in your list. Or if you’re more into water gardens why don’t you check out Blue Lotus Watergardens this summer! The list of things to do is endless for Yarra Valley road trips. If you feel like catching your own fish for lunch, you can quickly go to Buxton Trout & Salmon Farm and catch your very own – fresh from river to plate!
- Woke up late? No worries pack your bags and head to Geelong
If you are looking for a spontaneous road trip, add Geelong to your list. Geelong is only 1-hour drive from Melbourne. You can escape city madness and you will feel like you visited another country as this city has grown into a tourist attraction! You could find plenty of things to do in Geelong including taking dip in the eastern swimming enclosure and it’s really fun to jump off from diving towers, visit the museum and street arts.
- Why not take a road trip to Bendigo
If you plan carefully you can be lucky to witness beautiful bright yellow canola fields. Usually around October-November you can spot these amazingly beautiful yellow fields. Few of the other places to visit includes Golden Dragon Museum, Central Deborah Gold Mine and Bendigo Joss House Temple.