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Where you can travel with us in Australia & New Zealand

Our specialists can help you plan your trip, individually focusing on your tastes and interests, to the destinations below.

Exploring ancient glaciers on South Island. Spotting birds hatch by a natural spring in New Zealand’s jungle. Taking a daytrip out to the Great Barrier Reef and snorkelling among schools of clown fish…On a tailor-made vacation to Australia and New Zealand with Audley, you’ll see the highlights — and much more — your way. We’ll design your ideal trip with you, paying close attention to your interests, your travel style and your budget. Our Australia and New Zealand specialists know the countries inside out and can lead you to experiences you won’t find in a guidebook.

Dine under the stars while seated in front of imposing Uluru, a massive sandstone monolith. Breathe in the eucalyptus trees and spy kangaroos and wallabies on a guided walking tour of Maria Island. Walk by the light of the glow-worms as you watch for kiwis in the Zealandia wildlife haven. Soak up the sun as you cycle between wineries, olive groves and ostrich farms along Hawkes Bay.

World-famous beaches along the Australian coast. Stratovolcanoes rising above grassy plains in New Zealand. Whale sharks, platypus, and Tasmanian devils. What excites you? Travel at your own pace, in your own style, with the confidence that we’ll show you the best options, wherever you go.

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Trip ideas in Australia & New Zealand

These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them just as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you and there are many more options available.

Our expert guides to exploring Australia & New Zealand

Capturing our specialists’ extensive travel experience in Australia and New Zealand, these guides share inspiration, recommendations and our honest advice for how to enjoy the best of what the region can offer in the most authentic ways. From the wealth of options we describe, you can narrow down the choices and start to shape your own trip.

  • Travelling by campervan, New Zealand

    Exploring New Zealand by campervan: an all-you-need-to-know guide

    If you have ever fancied roaming New Zealand by campervan, read on. Audley specialist James shares his do’s and don’ts for campervan vacations in this most outdoorsy of countries, including the most scenic (and often little-known) pitches and campsites.

  • Sydney, Australia

    What to do in Australia: our highlights guide

    A country the size of Australia provides a vast and varied array of experiences. Country specialist, Amy, narrows down some of the key highlights for first-time visitors to the country, as well as a couple of lesser-explored options for your Australia vacation.

  • Australian road sign

    Driving vacations in Australia: beyond the Great Ocean Road

    The ultimate Australian road trip? A myth — this is a country of many great drives. We talk you through alternative routes to the Great Ocean Road in traditionally quieter areas of Australia: the southwest, South Australia, and the Top End.

  • Cook's Bay, Moorea

    Cruising in the South Pacific

    Enjoy exploring the South Pacific islands while on a cruise with time for relaxation, activities and cultural insights.

  • One Foot Island, Aitutaki, The Cook Islands

    Family vacations in the South Pacific

    A warm Pacific island welcome and laid-back atmosphere, combined with reefs and lagoons to explore, and traditional bungalow-style accommodation make the South Pacific an ideal location for a family vacation.

  • Upolu Coral Reef

    Choosing your ideal South Pacific Island

    A cross-island guide to the South Pacific. Drawing on their own experiences, our travel specialists discuss the lure of French Polynesia, the Cook Islands, Fiji and Samoa with the aim of helping you decide which island is right for you.

  • Kawarau River Valley, Queenstown

    Combining Australia and New Zealand: questions to ask yourself

    Trip duration, timing, your appetite for flying — these are some of the things to think about if you’re planning a joint Australia-New Zealand trip. But Audley specialist James says it really comes down to what kind of experiences you’re after.

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