Pets on Holiday answers questions all travel-loving pet owners have — where can I take my pet on holiday, and what can I do with them once I’m there?
As most senior Australians know, it can be difficult to find pet-friendly places to enjoy a holiday in Australia. Pets on Holiday is the ultimate curated guide to Australia’s most pet-inclusive destinations. This book features over 650 holiday listings in every every state and territory that open their doors to furry guests — from luxury cottages to budget-friendly caravan parks and campsites — each with useful information about the pet policies and perks you can expect when you arrive.You’ll know at a glance thanks to the handy icons whether your pet needs to be vaccinated in order to stay, whether they are allowed on furniture — even if the accommodation offers treats. Pet parents keen to find fun activities while on holidays will find fantastic places to eat, walk and play that are sure to please owners and pets alike.
This guide will introduce pet lovers to places where pets aren’t just tolerated, but welcomed. So if you’re planning a holiday for a long weekend, travelling interstate to visit relatives or taking the annual family holiday at Christmas, why not hop in the car with Pets on Holiday and hit the road with your favourite pet?
Gareth Brock is a frequent traveller and self-described ‘pet parent’ who often takes his beloved dog Ebony with him on his travels. Gareth is no stranger to the angst and frustrations experienced by pet owners when it comes to travelling with your furry friend in tow, so he embarked on a mission to make it a stress-free experience for all pet owners. In 2014 Gareth published his book Have Pet, Will Travel – The essential guide for travelling pet owners, a how-to guide full of advice to help pet owners travel worry free. Gareth also founded Pet Check-in, a website that helps pet owners search, compare and book truly pet-friendly accommodation throughout Australia.