Prefer your island paradise to be palm-tree fringed and tropical, or windswept and wild? Take your pick from the island nation's own menu.
There's been a population boom among Phillip Island's most famous residents
You can fly direct from Sydney and Melbourne to the coastal region that will be boosted by half-price flights.
Tripadvisor has announced the winners of its annual Travellers' Choice Best of the Best Awards for Beaches 2021.
Australia hasn't felt so isolated from the rest of the world since the jet airliner was invented 70 years ago.
Unique wildlife experiences top most visitors' must-see lists, but the island is also a a gourmand's dream.
Time and tide dictate the course of each day on Lady Elliot, an island that is, in effect, a mothership to the surrounding ocean.
There's surely never been a better time to beat the madding crowds and find your own little stretch of sunny, sandy paradise.
Here are 10 reasons why Orpheus Island might just be it.
It's just not theme parks and beaches; there are art galleries and rainforests, and a bar and dining scene to rival hipster Melbourne.
It's been a baptism of fire and COVID-19 for many businesses on the stunning Sapphire Coast. But now, blue skies are ahead.
Recently re-opened, this island is one of the few "overseas" destinations available to Australian holidaymakers.