Escaping the daily grind needn’t involve spending a week at the wheel. Lee Atkinson shares her pick of the best day drives that will take you down the road less travelled

Photography by Lee Mylne

  1. Old Grafton to Glenn Innes Road, New South Wales
  2. Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia
  3. Litchfield National Park, Northern Territory
  4. Heart of the Scenic Rim, Queensland
  5. Flinders Island, Tasmania
  6. Back roads through the goldfields, Victoria
  7. The Tin Horse Highway, Western Australia

Lee Atkinson is the author of the Australian Road Trips smartphone and iPad app (available on iTunes and Android Market). For more information see 

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