Destinations Destinations
Beechworth, Mount Kosciuszko, Sydney, Canberra, Ballarat, Melbourne
Activity Activity
Culture & History, Cities, Hiking, Overland
Physical Level Physical Level

Start your inland adventure in Sydney, blowing away the jetlag by getting on the water and kayaking around its famous harbour. After a leisurely day exploring the sights, head to Australia’s capital Canberra. From here, head to Lake Burley Griffin and choose one of its three cycling routes in the heart of the city before exploring its museums and culture. Continue the activity theme in the Snowy Mountains by hiking up the 2,228m high Mount Kosciuszko for alpine views, exploring Australia’s history in the gold mining towns of Beechworth and Ballarat. The former is famous for being the site of the legendary Ned Kelly’s trial and subsequent imprisonment. End your trip in hip Melbourne, exploring its beaches, cafes and restaurants.

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Climb Mount Kosciuszko — Australia’s highest mountain
Mount Kosciuszko

Climb Mount Kosciuszko — Australia’s highest mountain

Standing 2,228m tall, Mount Kosciuszko in the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales is 21km round walk if you choose to hike the entire Merrits Nature Track. Walking through forested valleys, crossing small streams and summitting the jagged peak are worth for the views across the mountains.

Follow in Ned Kelly’s footsteps in Beechworth

Follow in Ned Kelly’s footsteps in Beechworth

The legendary Ned Kelly is Australia’s most famous outlaw, best known for wearing a bulletproof suit in his final shootout with the police. Visit the charming gold rush town of Beechworth, scene of his trial and subsequent imprisonment and an excellent place to learn more about this mysterious figure.

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