Everyone needs a holiday, and now's the perfect time to start dreaming about your next trip. But not everyone looks for the same thing in a holiday, and your ideal destination can differ depending on your mood, interests and even when you were born. Astrologer Lisa Stardust gives you some Aussie travel inspiration for your next holiday, based on your star sign.
Aries (March 21 - April 19)
Uluru is the ideal vacation spot for hot blooded Aries! After all, the red rock and dry weather speak to the Martian energy Aries possesses. Hiking through the canyon, riding a camel through Uluru at sunrise, and camping under the Milly Way will give the ram much joy, as fiery Aries love excitement.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Grampians National Park, VIC
Known for its natural beauty—filled with wildlife and wildflowers—Grampians National Park speaks to the earthy Bull’s tastes. Taurus may opt to visit Grampian National Park in the autumn, to indulge their Venusian desires with locals during their birthday month. Grampians Grape Escape, a yearly wine and food festival held during the first weekend in May, by Halls Gap will certainly delight the palate and taste buds of the Bull.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Phillip Island, VIC
Penguins, seals, car racing, and motorcycle pits make Phillip Island is the best place to embrace your wild side—what better vacation spot for dualistic Gemini, who will be able to embrace their party needs, as well as their desire for R and R.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Bondi Beach, NSW and Cottesloe Beach, WA
These two beaches are ideal spots for the crab to rest during their holiday, allowing them to be near the salted water and sun. Bondi Beach offers up more of a low key vibe, for the crab who likes to lay low. While Cottesloe Beach offers sophisticated restaurants and elegant bars for the upscale Cancer.
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
Port of Hobart, TAS
What better way for the lion to enjoy a vacation, than to visit Tasmania—particularly the Port of Hobart, where the friendly lion can enjoy the beautiful scenery or a cruise, while relaxing with a crisp glass of wine by the waterfront. And, don’t think we forgot, the nearby Salamanca Markets will give allow the generous lion to splurge on gifts for others.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
The 12 Apostles, VIC
This natural landmark is ideal for Virgo, who embraces a simplistic approach to art and beauty. The 12 Apostles will bring delight to Virgos sensibilities, making this their dream vacation.
Libra (September 23 - October 22)
Historic architecture and beautiful wineries surround Mudgee make this the optimal place for Libra to indulge their Venusian tastes. Sipping wine in the countryside will allow Libra to maintain their equilibrium, helping them to find balance between their work and personal lives.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21)
Great Ocean Road, VIC
A coastal town, where the river meets the ocean, is where Scorpio longs to be. The smell of fresh sea air and sunsets along the beach speak to Scorpios subconscious yearnings.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Barossa Valley, SA
Barossa Valley is a scenic wonderland, full of adventure—which is why you will catch the friendly archer slinging back several glasses of wine in the Barossa Valley during their vacation.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
The Rocks, NSW
The Rocks is a beautiful historic hideaway which resides close to the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Conservative Capricorn will fit right into the flair of the local open street markets, water polo events, and art museums—not to mention some of Australia's oldest pubs are located here, bringing much merriment the traditional sea goat.
Aquarius (January 20 to February 18)
Kakadu National Park, NT
The Kakadu wetlands is the perfect backdrop for the cupbearer to take a holiday. Part air and part water, the wetlands speak to the Aquarius’s unique nature. Whether it be viewing Aboriginal rock paintings or strolling under the Jim Jim Waterfalls, the freedom-seeking Aquarian within you will vibe with wild animals running freely against the breathtaking scenic backdrop.
Pisces (February 19 to March 20)
Great Barrier Reef, QLD
The Great Barrier Reef is a Pisces dream! Being surrounded by whimsical coral reefs, turquoise salt water, and the golden sun will heighten the Piscean imagination. On vacation, the Piscean sea-dweller can enjoy deep sea delights such as snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing, wail watching, and swimming with dolphins.