Romance is not the first thing that comes to mind when you hear Australia. What does come to mind are wildlife and kangaroos. With that said, kangaroos and koalas aren’t very romantic. But that shouldn’t discourage you from taking your sweetheart around Australia for a romantic getaway.

Romance All Around

Australia is more than just a country of unique animals. In fact, the state is so rich in natural resources and places to visit that all you have to do is choose the perfect place to go. And with Valentine’s Day approaching fast, here are a few places you can visit for a quick getaway:

Palm Cove [Queensland]


Nothing says romantic than a sunrise at the beach. Palm Cove in Queensland offers the best tropical beachfront atmosphere that is sure to make anyone fall deeper into love than they already are. Many of the resorts located in Palm Cove are amazing, and they have Pamper Packages where you and your loved one can get your hair and massage treatments. It’s a great way to stay healthy and spend time with your loved one.

Hunter Valley [New South Wales]

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If you and your SO love to wine and dine, then Hunter Valley might be up your alley. Located 150km north of Sydney, Hunter Valley offers a retreat for couples who want a relaxing atmosphere just outside the city. As you drive through Hunter Valley, you will be met with quaint houses and cottages that encourage that country feeling.

Daylesford [Victoria]


Daylesford in Victoria is famous for its clean waters and greenery. If you and your SO find yourself stressed out from your jobs, then a few days at Daylesford may be what you and your partner need. The waters in this part of Victoria is rich with minerals that can help rejuvenate your skin and help you recover from the aches and pains that you have acquired over months of working your jobs. You are guaranteed to return to work with a better outlook in life.

Adelaide Hills [South Australia]

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Adelaide Hills offers something different from other weekend getaways. Farmlands, wineries and gourmet meals are just some of the things you can enjoy here at Adelaide Hills. The food here is exquisite and can offer something for those looking to try and experience something new.  

Cradle Mountains [Tasmania]


Do you enjoy being outdoors and being one with nature on almost all of your vacations? Then the Cradle Mountains in Tasmania may just be what you and your SO are looking for. Delve into its immersive accommodations, pristine landscapes, and wildlife that you won’t see anywhere else. The reception isn’t all that good, making it the perfect getaway for anyone who wants to leave the world behind for a few days and just enjoy each other’s company in nature.

Cable Beach, Broome [West Australia]

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Ever wanted to visit Kimberley in West Australia? Cable Beach is the perfect excuse to finally tick off that destination from your must-visit places. Here, you can finally fulfil your dream of walking along the shoreline at sunset. It is also the best place for you, and your SO to buy pearl jewellery. 

Keep the romance alive and drive out to these romantic places in Australia where you and your loved one can have the best time of your life. If you don’t have a car to make this a road trip, you can always get in touch with us here at Alpha Car Hire, and we can help get you a car for your trip.