East Coast Australia

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Lonely Planet, 2008 - Travel - 536 pages
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Discover East Coast Australia

Dangle your legs off a jetty in far east Gippsland and share the dusk with a mob of kangaroos
Learn to surf on the curving, idyllic beach of your dreams - we list 10 surf schools in NSW alone
Sail away on a 15-knot wind with a crew of new mates in the Whitsundays
Float on your back in a cool rainforest creek, looking up at the canopy of green

In This Guide

Eight authors, seven months on the road, a gutful of great meals
'Detour' boxes feature the best scenic backroads in every state
More reviews of organic food places and ecofriendly accommodation than any other East Coast guidebook
  

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Wonderful spot in the middle of the rainforest with beautiful house gorgeous animals and a terrific host who goes out of her way to make poeple feel comfortable and happy.Thank you so much for helping us spot the Platypuses and get familiarised with all the different Parrots,
We will be back
Seny and tanya
 

Contents

On the Road
21
Itineraries
27
History
33
The Culture
42
Food Drink
51
Environment
57
East Coast Australia
63
Melbourne
74
Bangalow
278
Uki
284
Burleigh Heads
291
Southport Main Beach
301
Tours
320
Shopping
327
Mooloolaba
340
Cooloola Coast
347

Activities
84
Melbourne for Children
90
Shopping
99
Southeast Coast
107
Fish Creek
113
Ninety Mile Beach
121
Lakes Entrance
127
Errinundra National Park
133
Gipsy Point
136
South Coast
142
Bournda National Park
148
Narooma to Moruya
154
Festivals Events
161
Nowra
168
Around Wollongong
176
Central Coast
221
Festivals Events
229
Port Stephens
236
North Coast
248
Urunga
254
Grafton
263
Around Ballina
270
Eumundi
353
Rainbow Beach
359
Childers
369
Capricorn Coast
378
Around Gladstone
385
Yeppoon
391
SARINA TO PROSERPINE
398
Eungella National Park
404
Airlie Beach
410
Long Island
416
BOWEN
422
Eating
428
MISSION BEACH
435
Dunk Island
443
Innisfail to Gordonvale
449
Sights
451
Drinking
457
Port Douglas
463
Daintree River to Cape
470
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532
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