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Whether you're preparing for your upcoming Ultimate Australia Safari or just want to learn more about the land down under, we've got you covered. We've rounded up an array of helpful resources, from wildlife and weather guides to compelling first-hand accounts written by Nat Hab travelers and staff.
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South Australia Wildlife Guide

South Australia Wildlife Guide

Learn about the animals you'll encounter in southern Australia, from koalas and kangaroos to Tasmanian devils, wombats and echidnas.
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North Australia Wildlife Guide

North Australia Wildlife Guide

Learn about cassowaries, crocodiles, wallabies, koalas and other unique animals you'll encounter in northern Australia.
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WWF Conservation

WWF Conservation

Over the last 40 years, World Wildlife Fund has worked on species conservation and habitat and landscape management across southern Australia.
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Natural History

Natural History

Australia is a living textbook for understanding the history of evolution, with species that exist nowhere else on Earth.
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Reading List

Reading List

Our reading recommendations will fuel your excitement for an expedition to Australia. 
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Places We Visit

Places We Visit

From Kangaroo Island to Tasmania to the Great Barrier Reef, here are the places you'll explore on our Ultimate Australia Safari and our Australia South adventure. 
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Expedition Dining

Expedition Dining

Learn about local foods and sustainable dining experiences on Nat Hab's Australia South adventure.
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Weather & Climate

Weather & Climate

Find out the typical weather conditions in Australia in this month by month breakdown of average temperatures and rainfall.
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Packing List

Packing List

We’ve made a comprehensive list of all the clothing and gear you’ll want to pack so you'll be well prepared for your Australia adventure.
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Travel Stories & Articles
Saving Tasmania’s Marsupials: Conservation Milestones and Challenges

Saving Tasmania’s Marsupials: Conservation Milestones and Challenges

—By Rebecca Self
Wildlife sanctuaries, like the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, play a pivotal role in the conservation of Tasmania’s marsupials. On Nat Hab’s Ultimate Australia Safari, you’ll get an exclusive behind-the-scenes...
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Four Ways to Celebrate Wild Koala Day

Four Ways to Celebrate Wild Koala Day

—By Lavanya Sunkara
For Wild Koala Day, we’ve put together a brief overview of what makes koalas so special, the threats they’re facing and what you can do to help them all year long!
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Top Places to See Wild Australian Animals Down Under

Top Places to See Wild Australian Animals Down Under

—By Cathy Brown
Australia is known for its gorgeous sunny weather, stunning natural landscapes, high-quality wine and friendly, laid-back locals. It’s also known for its unique flora and quirky...
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10 Unique Species You Can See in Southern Australia

10 Unique Species You Can See in Southern Australia

—By Emily Goodheart
Australia’s southern coast is home to an array of intriguing wildlife. The fascinating animals found here are specially adapted for their environment, their unique traits and behaviors...
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9 Ways to Celebrate World Reef Day (Even If You Don’t Live Near the Beach!)

9 Ways to Celebrate World Reef Day (Even If You Don’t Live Near the Beach!)

—By Cathy Brown
Coral reefs like the Great Barrier Reef support more marine species than any other undersea habitat, with more than 25% of the ocean’s fish dependent on healthy coral...
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Conservation in Cape Otway: Saving Australia’s Wildlife

Conservation in Cape Otway: Saving Australia’s Wildlife

—By Cathy Brown
Many nature lovers venture to Australia for its long coastlines and colorful reefs, vivid rainforests and iconic kangaroos and koalas. But away from the crowded, well-known travel routes...
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Discover Southern Australia’s Kangaroo Island

Discover Southern Australia’s Kangaroo Island

—By Cathy Brown
Any adventure from abroad to Australia feels like a journey to the ends of the Earth. But just imagine the sensation of awe and wildness that awaits when going even more “down under”...
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The Allen Coral Atlas is the First High-Res Map of All the World’s Coral Reefs

The Allen Coral Atlas is the First High-Res Map of All the World’s Coral Reefs

—By Samantha Miller
On September 8, 2021, the Allen Coral Atlas met a major milestone by completing the first-ever high-resolution spatial and thematic detailed maps of the world’s tropical, shallow coral reefs.
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Top National Parks in Southern Australia: Tasmania, Kangaroo Island & the Great Ocean Road

Top National Parks in Southern Australia: Tasmania, Kangaroo Island & the Great Ocean Road

—By Laura Kiniry 
I’d been on Kangaroo Island for less than an hour when I spotted my first bit of wildlife: a koala perched high in the branches of a blue-gum eucalyptus tree. It wasn’t an easy...
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Nat Hab’s Australia and New Zealand Adventure Director Runs Trips and Races

Nat Hab’s Australia and New Zealand Adventure Director Runs Trips and Races

—By Joel Centano
Check out this thrilling interview with Nat Hab's Adventure Director Emily Kleinburd.
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Northern Australia’s Daintree: The Oldest Rain Forest on Earth

Northern Australia’s Daintree: The Oldest Rain Forest on Earth

—By Emily Goodheart
Walking under an emerald canopy, you listen to the sounds of croaking tree frogs enshrouded by mighty basket ferns and catch a flash of color from the chattering birds overhead. Giant fan palms...
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Lady Elliot Island: A Remote Marine Paradise in the Great Barrier Reef

Lady Elliot Island: A Remote Marine Paradise in the Great Barrier Reef

—By Cathy Brown
While places like Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort are thankfully doing their part to help protect Australia’s natural environment, iconic wildlife and the health of the corals of the Great Barrier Reef are still at risk. A trip to see Australia’s marine wildlife in all its glory may be a once in this lifetime experience.
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