Hinkler Hall of Aviation, Bundaberg
Take it at your own pace on a self-guided (or guided) tour at this aviation hall and revel in the achievements of Bert Hinkler, an Aussie pioneer solo aviator. Fly like Bert did in the simulators or marvel at the unique aircraft exhibits with your feet firmly on the ground.
Stay at: BIG4 Cane Village Holiday Park
Mary Poppins House, Warwick
Travel through time at the former house of the author of Mary Poppins, PL Travers. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious (sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves!). Tours can be organised by appointment only, so plan ahead to avoid missing out.
For more ways to keep yourself busy while in Warwick, see here.
Stay at: BIG4 Warwick Holiday Park
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
Appreciate the colourful views on display at the QLD Art Gallery. With 20,000 artworks to discover, we suggest going at a leisurely pace to devour all the collections.
Stay at: BIG4 Sandstone Point Holiday Resort
Shear Outback: the Australian Shearers Hall of Fame, Hay.
Come and give a pat on the back to the wool industry, especially the outback Aussie shearers past, present and future who are celebrated at this hall of fame. There is also a gallery, exhibit area and a woolshed to investigate too.
Stay at: BIG4 Hay Plains Holiday Park
Eden Killer Whale Museum
Have a whale of a time at this NSW museum which hosts exhibitions of Eden’s killer whales. If you want to delve into these fascinating creatures' history and gain background knowledge, a guided tour is ideal. For more killer ways to spend your days in Eden, see here.
Chateau Tanunda, Barossa
Welcome to the birthplace of the Barossa, as Chateau Tanunda was the region’s first winery. Today, it’s classified as one of Australia’s top wineries and with a generous 130 years of winemaking experience, a chateau tour and tasting experience here is like no other!
Stay at: BIG4 Barossa Tourist Park
The Cedars, Hahndorf
This is the home of the renowned Australian artist Sir Hans Heysen and is an example of one of Australia’s best-preserved historic homes. The homestead welcomes visitors to enjoy the stunning sights and history of Sir Hans Heysen.
Stay at: BIG4 West Beach Parks
Take a trip to Coober Pedy, where in fact, the whole town is indoors (or should we say underground!). From museums, to the graveyard and underground churches, attractions here take a unique spin on traditional indoor attractions.
Stay at: BIG4 Stuart Range Outback Resort
The NGV is a Melbourne institution that hosts a permanent collection of artworks, with new exhibitions rotating regularly meaning there’s always something new and fascinating to feast your eyes on. For more amazing galleries in Melbourne and regional Victoria, see here.
Stay at: BIG4 Melbourne Holiday Park
Lake Boga Flying Boat Museum, near Swan Hill
Housing more than 500 artefacts relating to WWII, this museum is a treasure chest from wartime. It’s a unique way to spend a day and take a step back in time! For more unique indoor attractions in country Victoria, see here.
Golden Dragon Museum, Bendigo
Chinese culture has a rich past and influence in Bendigo resulting from the gold-rush days, and this vibrant attraction is not to be missed. With engaging, intricate, and opulent indoor attractions to admire, enjoy exploring ancient relics and the chance to educate yourself on Chinese history in Bendigo.
National Anzac Centre, Albany
This award-winning cultural pilgrimage uses interactive technology and historical artefacts to aid guests to connect with the past. It’s also a significant destination to pay tribute to those who served. For more must-do’s while in southwest WA, see here.
Say hello to Perth’s golden attraction! Leading in the world’s precious metals, you’ll find gold, silver and platinum goods housed here. The gold exhibitions bring to life the rich history and the opportunity to purchase your own treasures at the onsite retail shop.
Stay at: BIG4 Perth Midland Tourist Park.
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum
Make space on your itinerary for this museum! There are two parts to the museum, the tracking station and the satellite earth station. With various experiences to be had (space theatre and an apollo capsule experience, to name a few), you’ll feel like you’ve been transported to outer space in an instant!
Stay at: BIG4 Plantation Caravan Park
Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre, Tamar Valley
Lose yourself in history through the interactive displays and exhibitions. Discover intriguing artefacts where you can not only look but touch historical objects. Intrigued by Tasmania? Here’s 13 things you might not know about this little slice of Australia.
Stay at: BIG4 Ulverstone Holiday Park
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart
A fantastic place to learn, discover and explore. Offering a threefold experience with a museum, art gallery and herbarium, there’s lots to uncover at Australia’s second oldest museum.
Stay at: BIG4 Hobart Airport Tourist Park
Araluen Cultural Precinct, Alice Springs
For when you wish to spread the love across various attractions, this precinct is the place to be! From the Museum of Central Australia to the Central Australian Aviation Museum, there’s exhibits and displays to keep you entertained for days! Want more? Here’s where to stay and play in Alice Springs
Stay at: BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park
Darwin Military Museum
Known as the DMM, this is both a learning and remembrance experience of Australia’s military history through a display of artefacts and exhibits in the heart of the NT.
Stay at: BIG4 Howard Springs Holiday Park