Secure Your .au Domain


‘.au direct’ names are general purpose – they’re open to anyone with a verified connection to Australia who wants to create or manage an online presence for themselves or their organisation.

If you hold a domain name in any other .au namespace (eg.,, etc.), created prior to 24 March 2022, you can apply for Priority Status to register its exact match in ‘.au direct’ before 23:59 UTC 20 September 2022 (9:59AM AEST 21 September 2022).

If no priority applications have been made for the .au direct match, it will become available for registration by the general public at 21:00 UTC 3 Oct 2022 (8:00AM AEDT 4 October 2022).

For Northern Territory Caravan Parks Association, we have secured, which redirects to This is to protect our brand and to avoid any potential confusion amongst members and guests.

Please secure your ‘.au direct’ name with a domain registrar of your choice.