22 Natural Wonders in Australia That Will Take Your Breath Away

Shark Bay | © Robert Young/Flickr
Shark Bay | © Robert Young/Flickr
Photo of Kelly Hawke
28 April 2017

Australia is known for its stunning scenery and vast outback. With bustling cities scattered around the country, the real star of the show is the natural world. These natural wonders will take your breath away!

Rottnest Island

Only a short 25 minute ferry from Fremantle, Rottnest Island is found off the coast of Western Australia. The popular island boasts picturesque scenery of crystal clear waters and is home to stunning marine life.

Rottnest Island, Western Australia

The Lost City

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Litchfield National Park
Florence Falls at Litchfield National Park | © Ian Diversi / Flickr
One hour’s drive from Darwin, the Lost City is found at the end of a treacherous 4WD track in Litchfield National Park. Explore the giant pillars of sandstone that boast a rich ochre hue from the comfort of your own canoe. The spectacular formations will leave you in awe.

Ningaloo Reef

Found half way up the West Australian coastline, the Ningaloo Reef is a World Heritage-listed site. It is considered one of the most spectacular destinations that attracts a congregation of diverse marine life. Be adventurous and explore the reef to find secluded spots to enjoy.

Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia