Australian's are well known for our easy going and laid back nature and lifestyle, especially over the summer months. With Christmas now out of the way, you'll find many Aussies doing what they do best...
Here are our top 5 ways to relax in Australia this summer holiday:
Beach time: Australia has some of the best beaches in the world, from Sydney's iconic Bondi Beach to Queensland's tropical Whitsunday's and over to Broome's Cable Beach in Western Australia, our clear turquoise waters and white sandy shores provide the ultimate summer relaxation spot. Don't forget to slip, slop, slap!
Backyard BBQ's: There's nothing Aussies like more than throwing a few 'snags on the barbie' and enjoying a few cold beers with friends. Whether it's in the backyard or down at the local park, a summer BBQ or picnic with lots of food, beer, friends and sunshine is the perfect relaxation recipe.
Sporting events: the Australian Open tennis and Australian Summer of Cricket are both in full swing during the summer months. Whether you're watching or playing, summer sports are another great way to unwind and enjoy our warm weather.
Road trips:There's so much to see and do in Australia, including some great road trips. From the picturesque coastal drive of the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, to the more adventurous Savannah Way taking you from Queensland all the way to WA - there's a road trip to suit all type of travellers.
Pampering: with some of the best spa resorts in the world, Australia is also a great place for some luxurious primping and pampering - just check out the eco friendly Gwinganna Health Resort in Queensland!