ARTICLE | With many of our outstanding urban experiences filling up quickly and well in advance, we’ve put together a new list of 5 unforgettable New Year’s Eve getaways to enjoy around Australia.
“It’s thrilling to get so close to kangaroos, wallabies and gorgeously sleek wallaroos, with their dark grey fur. They are very elegant – like the aristocrats of the animal kingdom – and gather in mobs across the hills. I count at least 50 of them.”
To experience the Blue Mountains in complete luxury look no further than Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, an immaculate eco-resort surrounded by a 7000-acre nature reserve. This eco-sensitive resort consists of a grand central homestead and 40 free standing suites – all with separate living and bedroom areas, a verandah and private swimming pool. Most of the suites are one-bedroom, but four larger suites are also available. Facilities include the One&Only Spa, with six treatment rooms, a fitness centre and outdoor swimming pool. The resort also offers a number of guided walks and wildlife spotting safaris. Children of all ages are welcome.