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Travel Local | Discover your own backyard

With Australia’s borders closed to most international destinations now is a great time to travel locally and discover your own backyard.

Australia is a diverse destination boasting beautiful coastal beaches, the outback, cosmopolitan cities and winter snowfields. It does not matter if you prefer five-star hotels, caravan parks with all the family amenities, or simply popping a tent and sleeping under the stars. There are a multitude of great travel destinations right here in our very own country.

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Library members have loaned Australian travel themed items 38,805 times! Find out how to discover this great southern land with these travel friendly titles.

eBooks

Libraries love these eBooks:

To get started download the cloudLibrary and Libby apps. Select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and passwords.

eMagazines

Libraries love these eMagazines

  • Camper Trailer Australia
  • Australian Traveller
  • 4x4 Magazine Australia
  • Caravan World
  • Tracks
  • Gourmet Traveller.

Get started using free eMagazines online or download the Libby app. Select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password. 

eAudiobooks

Listen anywhere, anytime with eAudiobooks:

To get started, download the cloudLibrary and Libby apps, select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password.

eMovies

Stream travel eMovies on Beamafilm:

  • The Kimberley Cruise – travel by boat from Broome to Darwin along the Top End.
  • The Indian Pacific – documentary exploring train travel from Perth to Sydney on Australia’s longest train journey.
  • Rough Stuff – a pair of treasure hunters and a couple of activist’s journey across Australia.

First time customer – Select Add Library Card and enter your member number and password. Create a Beamafilm account, then verify your email address. 

Podcasts

Listen on the go with these travel podcasts:

Search for these free podcast titles from your preferred podcast provider.

On the web

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