Australia

Destinations & Resorts

Endless possibilities abound in Australia, from exotic wildlife and outback adventures to exhilarating city life and breathtaking landscapes. Swim through the colorful underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef, discover the aboriginal culture at Uluru, marvel at the mesmerizing architecture of Sydney, replenish on a soft-sand beach or stroll through the spectacular lanes of Melbourne. 

From natural beauty to cosmopolitan adventure, the Journese elite portfolio includes superb resorts, a wealth of activities and private excursions, extended tour options, luxury cruise and train journeys, private transportation and more. Explore the vast terrain via cross country ventures through the Red Centre from Adelaide / tarntanya to Darwin / Gulumerrdgen on The Ghan or from East to West from Sydney / Warrane to Perth aboard The Indian Pacific. Embark on a voyage across the sea visiting port cities including Cairns, Sydney / Warrane and Melbourne / Narrm or around Tasmania Island aboard Windstar Cruises and Norwegian Cruise Line.

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New South Wales | Sydney, Blue Mountains & Surrounds

From the majestic Blue Mountains and vineyards of Hunter Valley to coastal living on Byron Bay and Sydney, experience famous beaches, iconic structures and astounding natural treasures. Discover the architectural beauty of the Opera House, climb the Harbour Bridge, savor a sumptuous sip of wine in Hunter Valley or search the waters of Byron Bay for playful dolphins. Your adventurous getaway awaits. 

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Airport Hotels

Ideal for early flight departures and late arriving flights, enjoy the convenience of staying close to the airport before or after your flight, reducing stress by staying minutes from the terminal, often with complimentary airport shuttles and parking options.

Holiday Inn Sydney Airport *

Queensland | Great Barrier Reef: Brisbane, Cairns, Gold Coast, Whitsundays & More

Boasting more than 4,300 coastal miles and more than 300 sunny days per year, delight in the surf-friendly beaches of the Gold and Sunshine Coasts, the iconic and colorful Great Barrier Reef, the extensive Daintree Rainforest, ancient Wet Tropics and Indigenous culture. Explore the magical Daintree Rainforest with an Aboriginal guide, charter a yacht to the pristine Whitsunday Islands, dive with spectacular marine life on the reef or cuddle up with an adorable koala. 

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Private Resort Residences & Luxury Vacation Rentals

Delight in the best of both worlds - the freedom and privacy of your own home or villa combined with the pampering amenities of a world-class resort. Unwind in elite comfort with options such as private staff, personal chef, grocery service, gourmet kitchen and plunge pool options with full resort benefits including pool, spa and golf privileges, dining access and onsite activities.

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Victoria | Melbourne

An outdoor wonderland, visit the splendor of the Twelve Apostles; Yarra Valley’s food and wine regions; Melbourne’s urban art scene, vibrant laneways and off-the-beaten path boutique shops; and the penguins of Phillip Island. Delight in the beauty of the Great Ocean Road, taste your way through the Yarra Valley, swim with dolphins in Mornington Peninsula or enjoy an authentic bush walk. The possibilities for exploration are endless.

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Airport Hotels

Ideal for early flight departures and late arriving flights, enjoy the convenience of staying close to the airport before or after your flight, reducing stress by staying minutes from the terminal, often with complimentary airport shuttles and parking options.

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport *

Northern Territory | Uluru, Outback & Red Center

Vaunting outback desert landscapes, rich Indigenous culture and abundant wildlife, explore the ancient wonders of Uluru, Alice Springs' remote township and Kings Canyon, and the laid-back tropics of Darwin. Explore the rainforest and Aboriginal rock art of World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park. Stay in the Red Center town of Alice Springs, then visit the iconic wonders of Uluru-Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.

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Canberra

The capital city of Australia, discover beautiful parklands, nature reserves, culinary mastery and a lively art scene. Enjoy this adventure playground surrounded by forests and mountains, soar over the city in a hot air balloon, explore its well-known museums and historical sites or sip a brew at one of the bustling brewpubs or a glass of fine wine in the region just outside the city.

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Peruse the Journese hand-selected, four- and five-star resort portfolio.

Crowne Plaza Canberra *

Tasmania | Hobart & Surrounds

Featuring World Heritage wilderness, parks and untamed rivers, celebrate island life with chic art, local boutiques, lively festivals and sensational food. Get a true taste of Tasmania in its fresh apple cider, cheeses, wines and oysters, stroll its powder-white beaches, uncover the artist's life in Hobart / nipaluna or meet its incredible native wildlife like the Tasmanian devil and wombat.

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South Australia | Adelaide & Kangaroo Island

Marvel at dramatic 600 million-year-old peaks and Flinders Ranges, the diverse red outback, and wildlife of Kangaroo Island. As the wine capital of Australia, sip your favorite varietal at one of the many acclaimed vineyards, explore Adelaide's sprawling green parklands and engaging markets, meet kangaroos and sea lions on Kangaroo Island or discover the Aboriginal history of the region.

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Western Australia | Perth

Covering a third of the country, discover biologically diverse landscapes including dramatic beaches, rugged Pinnacles, iconic gorges, outback adventures and unique nature events. From The Kimberley, home to the only horizontal waterfalls on earth, and picture-perfect streets and Swan River in Perth / Boorloo to the vineyards along the Margaret River and vastness of the Pinnacles, Western Australia offers something for everyone.

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