If there’s one good thing to come out of this season’s bushfire crisis, it’s the way that people have come together to support total strangers. The Holidays with Kids team has put together a list of ways that you can help those affected get back on their feet.
Lirrwi Tourism specialises in bringing people together to share Yolngu culture, connecting Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people and building understanding between the two cultures. Spend time on a Yolngu Homeland and become part of a small family community, usually comprising several generations. You can expect to receive a traditional welcome to country, or smoking ceremony at the beginning of your stay.
A crescent-shaped drop of basalt in the Tasman Sea, around 600 kilometres east of Port Macquarie, Lord Howe Island has a setting so wild and wonderful that Lord Howe has earned a UNESCO listing for natural beauty – one of only four global archipelagos bestowed such acclaim. It’s also the only Australian destination to make Lonely Planet’s list of the top destinations to visit in 2020, coming in at number five. (more…)Read More