Whilst almost as far from the UK as any countries on earth, the long flight is well worth the effort and the majority of those that make the journey down to Australia or New Zealand vow that it will not be their last!

Silky Oaks Lodge and Healing Waters Spa, Daintree, Australia

This luxury boutique hotel lodge and Healing Waters Spa consists of elegant spacious lounges and living areas adjoining the stunningly located open sided Tree House restaurant which overlooks the surrounding rainforest and river.

Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef

Lizard Island is the perfect place for newlyweds to relax – pick one of 24 private sandy white beaches and you mightn’t see another soul. The highest levels of service, quality and refined luxury – you are guaranteed a relaxed and private honeymoon.

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Hawke’s Bay, Australia

Ideal for honeymoons and romantic breakaways, the cluster of luxury lodge buildings at Cape Kidnappers are suggestive of a working farm – a marriage of river stone and weathered wood, the buildings combine rustic and textured materials with comfortable modern furniture.