Travel to the other side of the world for an adventure of epic proportions in Australia and New Zealand! With a stunning diversity of wildlife and ecosystems, Australia might be most famous for its natural splendors and animal residents. You won't want to leave without meeting koalas and kangaroos, but you'll also find exotic birds, tiny penguins, and of course the colorful splendor of the Great Barrier Reef. Hazy blue mountains, the arid Outback, towering fjords and pastoral countryside are all part of Australia and New Zealand's diverse landscapes.

Plus, you'll enjoy cosmopolitan cities and incredible history. Melbourne's Victorian elegance, Auckland's multicultural vibrance, Sydney's tremendous harbor setting: they all make for incredible sightseeing, shopping and dining. History, natural wonder, and modern zest for life all come together in Australia and New Zealand.

Weather Information: Sydney

  • Hottest Month
    January (80°F avg)
  • Coldest Month
    July (62°F avg)
  • Wettest Month
    February (4.2 inches avg)
  • Windiest Month
    August (4.5 mph avg)

Must See & Do

  • Explore Sydney, Australia's fun-loving beachfront city
  • Marvel at Uluru, a massive stone mountain standing alone in the Outback
  • Discover Maori culture, from art to dance, in Auckland
  • Cruise a fjord in Milford Sound, home to seals, dolphins and penguins