Noosa Heads Main Beach Couple Credit Tourism and Events Queensland
Aus victoria Twelve Apostles 1
TE AUS NSW Sydney Opera House
Aus uluru
Noosa Heads Main Beach Couple Credit Tourism and Events Queensland
Aus victoria Twelve Apostles 1
TE AUS NSW Sydney Opera House
Aus uluru
The world's largest island and smallest continent

States and Territories

Australia is a vast and diverse land of six states and two territories. From the sun-kissed beaches and vibrant cities of New South Wales and Victoria to the untamed wilderness and rugged landscapes of Queensland and Western Australia, this continent offers a captivating tapestry of cultures, history, and natural wonders. Embrace the spirit of adventure as you explore the remote beauty of the Northern Territory and the serene tranquillity of the Australian Capital Territory.

Let your senses be enlivened by the rich Indigenous heritage and warm hospitality found in every corner. Australia is not just a place; it's a state of mind, an invitation to be inspired by the world's oldest surviving culture and the boundless possibilities that lie ahead. So, step into this enchanting realm and let Australia's states and territories weave their magic upon you.

Aerial view of a Queensland beach
With almost 12,000 beaches, Australia is an ideal holiday destination
© Tourism Australia
Wave Rock | Australia holidays
Wave Rock is a phenomenon in Western Australia

The States and Territories of Australia


Victoria, Australia

Revel in Victoria – a fusion of culture, style, history, and nature. This charming state has a bucket full of…

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New South Wales

New South Wales, Australia

New South Wales features sparkling coastal towns, vibrant cities, rolling vineyards, friendly suburbs, charming…

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Queensland, Australia

With a size of 1.853 million square metres, 13,347 kilometres of coastline, the Great Barrier Reef, the world's…

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Tasmania, Australia

With a size of 68,491 square kilometres, 19 national parks, 1617 beaches, 334 islands, the Tasmanian devil, the…

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South Australia

South Australia, Australia

With a size of 983,482 square kilometres, South Australia is an outdoor wonderland. Discover more than 300…

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Western Australia

Western Australia, Australia

Australia's largest state covers an impressive 2.246 million square kilometres and is approximately 10 sizes…

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Australian Capital Territory

Australian Capital Territory, Australia

With a size of 2,358 square kilometres, The Australian Capital Territory is an ideal destination for travellers…

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Northern Territory

Northern Territory, Australia

Are you ready to conquer the jewels of the Northern Territory? Six times larger than the United Kingdom, this…

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A group of people cycling in the Outback
Go cycling through the Outback
© Outback Cycling
A couple relaxing on a lawn with a view of Perth
Take a break and enjoy views of Perth

All of our accommodations were unique and small-scale. We really enjoyed the conversations and local knowledge of our local hosts and guides. From beautiful nature and deserted beaches to special wildlife and more.

Monique and Jeannette, TravelEssence customers
Experience Adelaide's lively food and wine scene
Meet the famous quokka on Rottnest Island
© James Vodicka

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At TravelEssence, we specialise in crafting custom-made holidays that take you off the beaten path and create memories to last a lifetime. We believe in connecting with the heart and soul of a place, introducing you to the locals who call it home. Engage in conversations with fascinating individuals who will share their stories, traditions, and way of life, leaving an indelible mark on your journey.