See everything: from Ayers Rock to the Great Barrier Reef to the culture of Melbourne and the buzz of Sydney. This is the perfect guide to help you plan your visit, whether you are interested in diving off Queensland, wineries in Victoria, or the deserts of Western Australia. Expertly researched information on hotels, shops, restaurants, bars, sports and entertainments ensures all your needs are taken care of; while a survival guide section offers you practical advice on everything from posting a letter to navigating public transport. It includes: the flavours of Australia, region by region; cutaways and floorplans of all the major sights; bigger selection of hotels, restaurants, shops and entertainment venues (to suit every budget); sights, beaches, markets and festivals listed town by town; and walks, scenic routes and thematic tours. First published 1998; this 2nd edition 2006.