Aus aerial view of Super Pit goldmine in Kalgoorlie

Explore Australia’s gold mining country in little Kalgoorlie, but don’t miss the giant super-pit where you can watch some of the planet’s heaviest diggers cut a deep hole into Australian earth in a never-ending search for gold.

Adelaide to Perth road trip

Driving Adelaide to Perth via the Nullarbor Plain

The lure of the Big Nothing is strange, and by no means universal. Many will shudder at the thought of undertaking Australia’s most notorious drive; others will see crossing the Nullarbor Plain on the road trip from Adelaide to Perth as a quintessentially Australian challenge, and a humbling, epic adventure. For those who want nature to make them feel small, and show them worlds with barely a sign of human influence, conquering the outback’s lonely highway quenches an almighty thirst...read more

12 days

Australia’s ultimate road trip

Barossa Valley, Eyre Peninsula and the Great Outback
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