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16 places you need to visit in Australia in 2016

Published January 25th, 2016

So you’ve been to Uzbekistan but never been to Uluru? Perhaps it’s time to tick off some Aussie hotspots in 2016?

We get all patriotic this Australia Day with these 16 must-visit destinations around Oz.

Which ones have you already been to? If you haven’t been to at least 5 on this list, you’re in trouble, mate!

Happy Australia Day, wherever you are in the world!

1. Great Barrier Reef

2. Cradle Mountain

3. Uluru

Uluru by @worldwanderlust #thetravelfever #inspiration #australia #uluru #camel #friend #smile #travel #wanderlust #followme #travelgram

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4. Wave Rock

5. Cable Beach

6. Twelve Apolstles

7. Rottnest Island 

Quokka #westernaustralia #rottnestisland #quokkaseverywhere #halfrathalfkangaroo

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8. The Barossa

Backstage @tomfoolerywines... @barossadirt @mybarossa #mybarossa #myworldoftravel #openmyworld A photo posted by Anna Howard (@thebloombox_) on

9. Crocosaurus Cove

Get your wow moment in the #cageofdeath in #darwin. #ntaustralia #seeaustralia

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10. Gordon’s Bay

☀️ A photo posted by Anna Thorbjörn Olsson (@aaolsson) on

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11. Fraser Island

Group selfie, by: @emmakemmery #fraserisland

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12. Melbourne City

13. Byron Bay

Photo by @mimeswim #wategosbeach #byronbay #australia #wategos #regram

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14. MoNA


The mothership descends. #fuckyeahmonart #Mofo2016


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15. Bay of Fires

16. Lord Howe Island

Rachel Surgeoner

A self-confessed 'food-tourist', I take hunting for the world's greatest sandwich very seriously, my quest has taken me from Berlin to Hoboken. Stopping off only for vintage shopping, craft beers and Mediterranean sunsets.