Hitting a sandy shore is what summer Down Under is all about and we've rounded up 12 epic Aussie beaches guaranteed to give you those good summer vibes

Putting your out-of-office on and heading beachside for a summer of memory-making fun is an annual rite of passage and whether surfing the hardest breaks, ocean swimming in crystal clear azure waters or just laying low on the sand - ear buds on, salacious summer read in hand - is your jam, we've got you covered. But... we are completely spoilt for choice on the beautiful beach front so we've taken the hard work out of where to go and curated the 12 greatest beaches in Australia, scroll through for the bucket-list must-sees.

Out-of-office: 12 bucket list beaches in Australia