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When you book your experiences with Experience Oz, you're booking with a site which was named "Online Booking Website of the Year" for 2018 at the inaugural Australian Travel Awards in Sydney, Australia.

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When to Visit Australia's Top Spots



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Planning to visit some of the top spots in Australia but not sure when is the best time to go, what the weather will be like or what's going on when you'll be travelling? Here are detailed guides on what to expect in some of Australia's most popular destinations such as Sydney, Melbourne and the Gold Coast as well as more regional destinations including Kangaroo Island, Uluru, the Whitsundays and more!

Sydney by Month

JANUARY
Sydney in January

SYDNEY IN JANUARY

The start of the new year combined with the warmth of the summer makes January a very festive month in Sydney, with hot days opening the door for plenty of marine and aquatic adventures around the city.

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FEBRUARY
Sydney in February

SYDNEY IN FEBRUARY

The year's shortest month is also typically the hottest in Sydney, but that doesn't stop the festivities - the Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, Chinese New Year celebrations and much more are in February.

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MARCH
Sydney in March

SYDNEY IN MARCH

March marks the beginning of Autumn in Australia, with increasingly comfortable temperatures and weather plus a lack of school holidays making it one of the best months of the year to visit Sydney.

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APRIL
Sydney in April

SYDNEY IN APRIL

A generous amount of public holidays sprinkled throughout the Easter period coupled with the annual commemoration of ANZAC Day make April one of the more laid-back, relaxed months of the year.

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MAY
Sydney in May

SYDNEY IN MAY

Increasingly chilly nights and breezes cool the air down while accommodation prices are typically at one of their cheapest points of the year - May is ideal for those wanting to visit Sydney on a budget.

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JUNE
Sydney in June

SYDNEY IN JUNE

As autumn turns to winter, there are few better times of the year to take advantage of snowfall in the regions outside Sydney for some great skiing, snowboarding & other outdoor fun.

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JULY
Sydney in July

SYDNEY IN JULY

The true start of Australia's winter season marks the beginning of one of the biggest events on the sightseeing calendar - the whale season - with the chance to see these gentle ocean giants.

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AUGUST
Sydney in August

SYDNEY IN AUGUST

While Sydney's water conditions in August are typically too cold to swim, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy one of the popular cruises ON the water of iconic Sydney Harbour that take place during this month.

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SEPTEMBER
Sydney in September

SYDNEY IN SEPTEMBER

The arrival of spring time brings Sydney to live as its wide range of parks, botanic gardens and natural thoroughfares truly come out to shine during September, turning the city into a showcase of Aussie greenery.

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OCTOBER
Sydney in October

SYDNEY IN OCTOBER

By the time October rolls around in Sydney, spring is in full-swing, Daylight Savings Time has kicked in, and the beaches come into their own for a combination of surf, sun and relaxation.

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NOVEMBER
Sydney in November

SYDNEY IN NOVEMBER

November's got the highest amount of rainfall on average of any month of the year in Sydney, but on clearer days the conditions are ideal for outdoor activities such as cycling, swimming, hiking or picnics.

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DECEMBER
Sydney in December

SYDNEY IN DECEMBER

One of the most vibrant, energetic and crowded times to visit Sydney, the December Christmas and New Year periods show off Sydney at its best - particular the harbour's famous fireworks displays.

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Melbourne by Month

JANUARY
Melbourne in January

MELBOURNE IN JANUARY

The warm weather and festive atmosphere of the holiday period make January a pleasant time to be in Melbourne, with outdoor dining at many of Melbourne's quality restaurants always a highlight.

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FEBRUARY
Melbourne in February

MELBOURNE IN FEBRUARY

The hotter climate means it's easy to work up a sweat during February in Melbourne, making it an ideal time to hit the water for swimming, snorkelling or boating.

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MARCH
Melbourne in March

MELBOURNE IN MARCH

One of the best and most balanced months of the year, March in Melbourne is an ideal time to visit if consistent, comfortable weather is a primary concern with festivals, sporting events and more all taking place.

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APRIL
Melbourne in April

MELBOURNE IN APRIL

The month of April is another festive time of the year in Melbourne, as the Easter festivities get underway and with the ANZAC Day commemoration in the city's Federation Square a yearly highlight.

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MAY
Melbourne in May

MELBOURNE IN MAY

The changes in scenery that the winter months bring on begin their approach in May, with the beauty of the changing leaves throughout Melbourne's abundant parks making for a serene and romantic atmosphere.

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JUNE
Melbourne in June

MELBOURNE IN JUNE

Due to its southern location Melbourne is one of the few Aussie capital cities that can get COLD, but clear days make exploring nearby regions like the Mornington Peninsula and Dandenong Ranges a pleasure.

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JULY
Melbourne in July

MELBOURNE IN JULY

The coldest month of the year in Melbourne makes for the perfect time to turn your eyes towards the popular nearby snow fields for some wintery fun - with the region's Mt Buller being a true winter sport highlight.

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AUGUST
Melbourne in August

MELBOURNE IN AUGUST

Winter winds up in Melbourne in August in an enjoyable fashion with a pretty and pleasant atmosphere blanketing the city as it tends to look truly beautiful on overcast or foggy days that add their touch of dewy charm.

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SEPTEMBER
Melbourne in September

MELBOURNE IN SEPTEMBER

Unpredictability is the name of the game in Melbourne in September as its variable weather is in full swing here; expect highs, lows, warms, colds, dries and wets all within the course of a single day.

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OCTOBER
Melbourne in October

MELBOURNE IN OCTOBER

Melbourne - a city rich with sporting tradition - is gripped by "AFL Fever" during October as the annual Aussie Rules grand final captures the minds of the locals.

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NOVEMBER
Melbourne in November

MELBOURNE IN NOVEMBER

Spring closes with a bang in Melbourne in November as it's one of the liveliest months of the year due in large part to Australia's biggest horse racing event - the Melbourne Cup.

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DECEMBER
Melbourne in December

MELBOURNE IN DECEMBER

The lead up to Christmas and the new year mean December is Melbourne's peak period - but if you're willing to fight the crowds you will be in for a delight during this season.

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When to Visit other Top Destinations

CAIRNS
When to Visit Cairns

WHEN TO VISIT CAIRNS

North Queensland's tropical playground has fast become one of the most popular sightseeing and party destinations in the country. Here's the best time of year to visit the wonders of the reef and more.

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DARWIN
When to Visit Darwin

WHEN TO VISIT DARWIN

As a destination that has a LOT to offer in terms of rugged, untamed natural features that exemplify all things "Aussie", Darwin in the NT can be a great place to visit - particularly at a single specific time of the year.

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HOBART
When to visit Hobart

WHEN TO VISIT HOBART

Hobart is a city that walks a delicate, charming line between the old and the new, the green and the blue all in one highly enjoyable package. Here's the best time of year to experience Tasmania's capital.

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KANGAROO ISLAND
When to visit Kangaroo Island

WHEN TO VISIT KANGAROO ISLAND

A true wildlife-rich gem, South Australia's Kangaroo Island is renowned for its mix of animal life and stunning, rugged scenery. Find a rundown of the best time to visit "KI" here.

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LADY ELLIOT ISLAND
When to visit Lady Elliot Island

WHEN TO VISIT LADY ELLIOT ISLAND

Sitting roughly 85km to the north-east of Bundaberg, Lady Elliot Island is a stunning travel destination that encapsulates everything that a trip to the Great Barrier Reef is all about.

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MELBOURNE
When to visit Melbourne

WHEN TO VISIT MELBOURNE

While Melbourne's great to visit throughout all seasons - as one of the world's "Most Liveable" cities for several years in a row, there's one part of the year when it truly shines.

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PERTH
When to visit Perth

WHEN TO VISIT PERTH

Western Australia's capital city is one that blends the natural and urban, bordered on one side by thick Aussie bush and the other by the lovely waters of the Swan River. Read this to get the most out of your visit!

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ULURU
When to visit Uluru Ayers Rock

WHEN TO VISIT ULURU / AYERS ROCK

There are few Aussie icons that capture the heart quite like Uluru. If you're looking to make the pilgrimage to Australia's red heart, click for info on the best time to do it!

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WHITSUNDAYS
When to visit the Whitsundays

WHEN TO VISIT THE WHITSUNDAYS

About as close to the ideal vision of an island paradise as you can get in domestic waters - that's the Whitsundays, winner of the 2013 Experience Oz Top 10 Destinations competition.

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GOLD COAST
When to visit the Gold Coast

WHEN TO VISIT THE GOLD COAST

Australia's most famous seaside holiday hot spot, the Gold Coast boasts amazing weather, theme parks, nightlife and more - but it's especially great at one particular time of year.

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BRISBANE
When to visit Brisbane

WHEN TO VISIT BRISBANE

QLD's capital offers one of the best climates of any large Australian city, and is a true up-and-comer on the world stage. Featuring the best of an urban centre with a lovely coastal aspect, we look at the best time to visit Brisbane in detail here.

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ADELAIDE
When to visit Adelaide

WHEN TO VISIT ADELAIDE

City of Churches and hub for charming European influences, the Barossa Valley, Kangaroo Island and much more, we take a look at the best time of year to visit SA's capital here.

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