13 books to match your dream Aussie Holiday

Holidaying in Australia is pretty amazing. Gold Coast beaches? Awesome. The Sydney Opera House? Seriously impressive. And what about Uluru? Absolutely stunning. And no matter where you love to travel in Australia, there’s a book to match!  Our mates at Booktopia, biggest Australian-owned online bookstore, have shared some delightful reads to enjoy while on holidays. Check them out!

Relaxing by the beach

There’s nothing quite like a relaxing Aussie beach holiday. Whether you’re taking in the perfect white sands of Shoalhaven or Jervis Bay, New South Wales, or watching the sunset over the ocean in Broome, Western Australia, a beach getaway is the perfect way to unwind. And what’s the perfect seaside companion? A good book, of course! Here are some of our fave beach reads:

Romantic Getaway

Planning a romantic getaway with your special someone? Or maybe a getaway in a cosy cabin, or secluded rainforest retreat? Whether you’re heading for the hills of the Hunter Valley, New South Wales or Margaret River, Western Australia or prefer a cosy cottage in Launceston, Tasmania, there are plenty of Aussie spots to rekindle that spark! Grab a drink, snacks, blanket and your loved one, and bunker down for a quiet night in with a good read. Here are our ultimate romantic recommendations:

Off the beaten track

If you love to get off the beaten track and explore some of the more remote Aussie wonders, these reads are for you. You love the remoteness of places like The Kimberley, Western Australia, Kangaroo Valley, New South Wales, and the epic natural scenery surrounding Alice Springs, Northern Territory. When the day’s adventures wind down, you can unwind with these incredible books which are set in outback and rural Aussie locations:

Immerse yourself in Australian History

If you love immersing yourself in rich First Nations culture and want nothing more than to soak up art galleries, diverse local cuisine and ancient landmarks like Uluru in the Northern Territory or Wukalina Walk in Tasmania, then we’ve got the books for you! These reads will have you learning about Australia’s very own unique ancient cultural heritage in no time:

Regardless of where you are going on your next Aussie holiday, there are plenty of books to keep you entertained on your travels. Get an extra 10% off orders over $100 at Booktopia! Click here to redeem.* Get inspired and book your next trip through Wotif.com and Booktopia will have you covered for your holiday entertainment!

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