The winter period of June to August is rush hour off the coast of Sydney as thousands of whales migrate from Antarctica to sub-tropical breeding grounds.
Located around an hour’s drive from Melbourne, the beautiful Yarra Valley is peppered with cute-as-pie country towns, microbreweries and more than 50 wineries.
The Tarkine, the planet’s second-largest temperate rainforest, is a magical world of ancient pine trees, spectacular waterfalls and historic gold-rush settlements.
The coastline’s significance in Australian life goes far deeper than convenience.
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