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Bathurst Island

Both of the Tiwi Islands have a special appeal all their own, rich in history and culture, but if you were to pick one, Bathurst edges ahead thanks to its annual combined football grand final and art sale, which takes place every March. Seriously fun stuff.


Top Australian islands

Whether you want isolated beaches, unspoilt bushland, diving or world-class eating and drinking, there's an Australian island for you. In our January 2014 issue Max Anderson detailed our top picks for islands on the Great Barrier Reef; here's 10 more further afield that are well worth the journey.

The summer issue

Our summer-packed January issue is out now - featuring our guide to summer rieslings, strawberries and seafood recipes, as well as a look at the best of Bali.

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