My Queensland Blog

Grab your swimmers, pack your sunscreen and get prepared with us!

The sun is bright, the waves are lapping the shore and there’s a resort in the Sunshine State with your name on it. Queensland is calling so it’s time to get prepared—and that’s exactly what you can do right here, on our blog!

At My QLD Holiday, we’re passionate about our state. From the Great Barrier Reef in the tropical north, to the waves and theme parks of the great southeast, we think that everyone should come and visit the place that’s beautiful one day, perfect the next! Our blog contains everything you need to know before you visit. Gain invaluable insider-knowledge on exactly where to go and what to see, news about the latest developments across the state’s many destinations, plus exclusive tips, tricks and activities that simply shouldn’t be missed!

Whether you’re travelling with the family, planning a romantic getaway for two or anything in between, there’s something to read and enjoy on the My QLD Holiday blog! Click through the posts now and, remember, if anything you find sparks your interest, our Queensland Holiday Experts are waiting to hear from you!

Pros & Cons of a Staycation for Queenslanders

Pros & Cons of a Staycation for Queenslanders

Pros and Cons of a Staycation for Queenslanders While the idea of holidaying in your hometown may seem like an admission of defeat, there are definite benefits to a sneaky staycation. That’s why we’ve come up with this list to help you decide whether to...

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Go East for your Weekend Break

Go East for your Weekend Break When dreaming of a weekend getaway in the city, your first thought probably isn’t of Brisbane, but this up-and-coming capital is perfect for short stays. So get ahead of the crowd and luxury up your weekend on a sun-drenched...

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Get to Know the Real Tropical North Queensland

Get to Know the Real Tropical North Queensland Home to world-famous destinations such as Cairns, Port Douglas and Palm Cove, Tropical North Queensland is the ideal location for travellers seeking sun, sand, forest, boutique resorts, fresh cuisine and an...

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Tantalising Tropical Goodness

Consider yourself a bit of a Foodie? Take a look at our tropical Queensland food guide before you travel so that you don’t miss the best bits that a QLD holiday has to offer!

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Queensland for Nature Lovers

In love with all things natural beauty? So are we! Experience Queensland with us to learn about the rugged, captivating side of the Sunshine State!

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Insider’s Guide to QLD

Insider's Guide: Top tips for your next sunny Queensland holiday Sun and sand With a coastline stretching almost 7000 kilometres, there are plenty of picture-perfect beaches to experience in Queensland. Whitehaven Beach in the Whitsundays is...

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Experience Queensland

Experience Queensland: Where to stay to soak up the sun, surf and spirit of the Sunshine State! Made up of 14 unique and captivating destinations for you to explore, Australia's Sunshine State truly is like no other place in the world. If you want to...

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Fall in love with Tropical North Queensland!

Fall in love with Tropical North Queensland What could be more romantic than a beautiful beach sunset, star-filled skies, open roads to new adventures and heavenly seafood dining? The place where you will find all of this and more is Tropical North...

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Best Time to Visit Queensland

Best Time to Visit Queensland Tropical North Queensland, or the regions of Cairns, Port Douglas and Palm Cove, are hot and humid year-round and temperatures averaging around 31°C. Cairns’ rainy season is from November to April; this is when you will get near- daily...

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