Things to See and Do

There is a surprising variety of things to see and do in the Australian outback. Visitors can experience a fascinating and memorable mix of nature, history, adventure and discovery - all against dramatic backdrops of bright blue skies, wide horizons or spectacular oceans.

Amazing Outback Holiday Destinations

Snow-white beaches and stunning displays of wildflowers. The amazing rock formations of Wave Rock and ruins of gold rush ghost towns. Gold prospecting and fossicking and super-sized mining operations. Unique farm and station stay experiences and a full calendar of fantastic events. They’re just a few of the many things to see and do in Western Australia’s Golden Outback, all connected by a huge network of roads, trails and four-wheel drive tracks, offering the ultimate outback driving holiday.

Start planning your outback Australia holiday and explore the huge list of things to see and do in Western Australia’s Golden Outback.

Must see and do

Must see and do

There is so much to see and do in Western Australia’s Golden Outback.  View more

Outback Australia experiences

For a real Australian outback adventure, head out into the vast and contrasting landscapes of Western Australia’s Golden Outback, where you’ll experience a fascinating mix of nature, Indigenous culture, pioneering history and self-drive adventures. View more

Coastal adventures

Western Australia's Golden Outback coast is pure paradise for lovers of coastal adventures - with dazzling blue waters, incredible marine life and some of the whitest beaches in the world, perfect for fishing, snorkelling and diving. View more

Nature and wildlife

Nature and wildlife experiences in Western Australia's Golden Outback are truly out of this world – from its magnificent displays of wildflowers and the famous Wave Rock to endangered animals and friendly kangaroos. View more

Panning for gold

Art, culture and history

Unique art, cutlure and historical attractions in Western Australia's Golden Outback attract visitors to this fascinating ancient land – from Indigenous rock art to gold rush ghost towns. View more


Events in Western Australia’s Golden Outback are a great way to experience real outback hospitality - the friendly people of the outback towns really know how to party. View more


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