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    31 Holiday Locations Around Australia That Will Fill The Travel Void In Your Heart

    If I could decide where to isolate, I'd still choose Down Under.

    Right now, in some Australian states, it’s important to stay home and avoid non-essential trips. We hope you’ll find our content entertaining, inspiring or useful for a future trip. For all other states, we still encourage you to practise social distancing and, if you feel sick, stay home and help to keep yourself and others safe.

    It's about that time of year when Aussies are packing their suitcases and flying to far-flung corners of the world.

    However, this year, we've all been grounded, thanks to the coronavirus. Fortunately, here in Oz we're blessed with endless local destinations to satisfy our wanderlust.

    Here are 31 spectacular local spots to visit, right here in Australia, under the similar international destinations you were hoping to visit this year:

    1. Take a drive alongside Australia's iconic pink lakes in South Australia.

    2. And stand in awe-inspiring sinkholes and cenotes while you're there.

    3. Swim with whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia.

    4. Transport yourself to another world in Cactus Country, Victoria.

    5. Journey to another world at Lord Howe Island, New South Wales.

    6. Spot nesting sea turtles in the Sunshine State, Queensland.

    7. Hit the road and cross the famous Nullarbor Plain in South Australia and Western Australia.

    8. Check into this Palm Springs-inspired urban hotel in Brisbane, Queensland.

    9. Tick the spiritually-significant Uluru and Kings Canyon off your bucket list in the Northern Territory.

    10. Enjoy a tour of Australia's southernmost whiskey distilleries in Tasmania.

    11. Hit the golf course in some of Australia's most scenic settings across Tasmania.

    12. Stay at the Ship Inn in the quaint town of Stanley in Tasmania.

    13. Escape to the mountains with a stay on the cliffside in Katoomba, New South Wales.

    14. Journey down the Wild Western coastline in Tasmania.

    15. Take a car down the iconic Great Ocean Road in Victoria.

    16. Let your hair down and experience a vibrant nightlife at Airlie Beach in Queensland

    17. Immerse yourself in the natural and cultural beauty of Tropical North Queensland.

    18. Cast a line on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland.

    19. Experience luxury by sailing through the Whitsunday Islands in Queensland.

    20. Eat and drink your way through the Epicurean Way in South Australia.

    21. Kick back on the Margaret River in Western Australia.

    22. Escape the city to the Hunter Valley in New South Wales.

    23. Head inland to the Yarra Valley in Victoria.

    24. Head south for the magnificent Aurora Australis in Tasmania.

    25. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory.

    26. Meet a giraffe at Jamala Wildlife Lodge in the Australian Capitol Territory.

    27. Skip from fall to fall on the Waterfall Circuit in Queensland.

    28. Swim under waterfalls in the Litchfield National Park in the Northern Territory.

    29. Experience the truly unique Horizontal Falls, Western Australia.

    30. Indulge yourself by visiting some of Australia's best hot springs in New South Wales and Victoria.

    31. And lastly, head south and hit the slopes this ski season in New South Wales and Victoria.