The green season is a great time to visit the Kakadu National Park and explore the floodplains.
The colour and diversity of Alice Springs makes it a great place to explore. Lee Atkinson discovers the best of the outback centre.
This vast remote beauty has treasures you won't find anywhere else in the world.
"I'm biased but I think this is one of the best walks in the world."
This more edgy accommodation is designed with more independent travellers in mind.
Glass and metal explode. Parachutes bloom. I'm falling back down and hit water murky with spilled oil and debris.
The Top End is tops, whether poolside in Darwin or ogling the outback in a luxury swag.
This is the Australian cliche - harsh ochre-red deserts, strange rock formations, dusty plains with kangaroos gazing lazily in the hot sun, and lonely outback pubs. Further north to the coast, brilliant blue open skies seemingly meet the sea; and the rocky gorges of Kakadu and their deliciously inviting watering holes. Cliche it may be, but it's quintessential Australia.