Australia is one of the most remote countries in the world for many, yet is still one of the most popular tourist destinations. It features natural wonders and beautiful beaches, the Outback and more recently ‘bush doof’ parties!
Australia is one of the world’s most highly urbanised countries; it is well known for the attractions of its large cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Perth.
Psytrance Festivals in Australia
The psytrance/bush doof scene in Australia is growing fast, attracting visitors from around the world. Festivals like earthcore, Rainbow Serpent Festival and Earth Frequency Festival have all played an important role.
Upcoming Psytrance Festivals in Australia
5 (Friday) 10:00 am - 7 (Sunday) 6:00 pm
19 (Friday) 1:00 am - 21 (Sunday) 1:00 am
2 (Friday) 11:00 am - 5 (Monday) 9:00 pm
22 (Thursday) 10:00 am - 25 (Sunday) 5:00 pm
7 (Friday) 10:00 am - 9 (Sunday) 6:00 pm
15 (Friday) 10:00 am - 18 (Monday) 5:00 pm
8 (Friday) 1:00 am - 11 (Monday) 1:00 am
Tips For Visiting Australia
Getting There: The largest airport is Sydney Airport, however Melbourne Airport, Brisbane Airport or Perth Airport are all sizable depending on where you are travelling to.
Best telecom carrier: Optus
Best international air carrier: Qantas
Best short-haul air carrier: JetStar
Best Time To Visit: Australia is massive with temperatures varying across the country. From September to November the Australian weather is good almost everywhere across the country but just before the bush door season properly kicks off. Australia features its warmest months from December to February where temperatures can reach up to 45°C all over the southern coastal areas. The perfect reason to hit an outdoor festival!
Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD)
Electricity Socket: 230V 50Hz Electricity. Outlets are Australian Type L Plug. A Universal Travel Adaptor is recommended for convenience.
Visa: To visit Australia, South African passport holders will apply for a visitor visa (called “subclass 600”) which allows for leisure within the country. Visitors European Union and a number of other European countries can apply for an eVisitor application online and are free of charge.
Language: The main language of Australia is English.