Australasia/ Pacific

Footy Fever and A Muddy River of Wonders!

Footy Fever and A Muddy River of Wonders!

and Melbourne’s trams hold the key to the city’s sights JOHN McNAMEE reports   It wasn’t looking so good.
For The Love of Festivals

For The Love of Festivals

Its clear people love festivals — Sydney’s 2017 Vivid has just set a new record of 2.33 million attendees but what’s the appetite and...
Getting to know Australia’s Bush Storyteller, Nicole Alexander

Getting to know Australia’s Bush Storyteller, Nicole Alexander

Nicole Alexander is one of Australia’s best-known novelists, weaving threads of history, adventure and romance into unique and fascinating...
Tamworth Country Music Festival

Tamworth Country Music Festival

If there’s one thing to tick off your bucket list, it’s the iconic Toyota Country Music Festival Tamworth.
Travel is Life

Travel is Life

Australians travel needs are as wide as the world. From stay at home travel to sunny beach destinations, the outback and coach tours to exot...
Participate or not on Lord Howe

Participate or not on Lord Howe

The name Lord Howe Island conjures up images of relaxation, beautiful beaches and tropical dream scapes.
Worth discovering…Port Stephens

Worth discovering…Port Stephens

Affordable accommodation in a natural bushland setting at the gateway to spectacular Stockton Sand dunes in Port Stephens.
Lord Howe Island – Selfish Serenity

Lord Howe Island – Selfish Serenity

Autumn is the time to recharge the batteries. The chaos of Christmas is over. The family has re-grouped. 
4 places to stay in Australia to scare the heck out of you: haunted accommodation

4 places to stay in Australia to scare the heck out of you: haunted accommodation

Prepared to be scared? If the possibility of seeing, hearing, feeling or smelling a ghost or two is like an added accommodation feature for...
Travel in Japan: language is no barrier

Travel in Japan: language is no barrier

By Lyndal Phillips Is a visit to Japan high on your bucket list? Did you know that Australians don’t need a visa and the flight time is ju...
Seafood, Sunsets and Whales…Port Stephens

Seafood, Sunsets and Whales…Port Stephens

– just 2.5hrs North of Sydney – Perfect for your next break away. If you’re looking for a relaxing break away that’s a l...
FROM AGRABAH TO THE PENINSULA – SAND SCULPTING AUSTRALIA REVEAL NEW THEME

FROM AGRABAH TO THE PENINSULA – SAND SCULPTING AUSTRALIA REVEAL NEW THEME

Sand Sculpting Australia returns for its eleventh year on the Frankston Waterfront with ‘Aladdin and The Arabian Tales’.
Lord Howe is a Top Ten Destination

Lord Howe is a Top Ten Destination

You see it on every Top Ten list. It’s in every blog, brochure or Magazine.
Aladdin will be flying into Frankston this summer!

Aladdin will be flying into Frankston this summer!

This summer, you’ll be transported back in time to explore the ancient and ever-so magical stories of the 101 Arabian Nights, made complet...
Wild Oceans EcoBoat – Ticket to Adventure

Wild Oceans EcoBoat – Ticket to Adventure

Phillip Island’s ever-changing coastline forms the perfect backdrop for a fun wildlife adventure on the Wild Oceans EcoBoat as it speeds a...
A short history of the Coffs Coast (aka Korff’s Coast)!

A short history of the Coffs Coast (aka Korff’s Coast)!

By Lyndal Phillips From timber logging up and down the precarious Dorrigo Mountain to whales…
A New Wave Has Hit Bondi

A New Wave Has Hit Bondi

There’s more than sun and surf to enjoy at Sydney’s famous beach   Bondi Beach is arguably Australia’s most iconic beach destinat...
Taste A Month Long Menu of Events

Taste A Month Long Menu of Events

Thousands of food, wine, and beer lovers are expected to descend on the Riverina this October, enticed by a diverse line‐up of events for...
Tahune Adventures Tasmania

Tahune Adventures Tasmania

It’s a comfortable and scenic 90-minute drive south from Hobart to Tahune Adventures Tasmania, one of southern Tasmania’s must-see attra...
Cradle To Coast Tasting Trail

Cradle To Coast Tasting Trail

Include Tasmania’s north-west in your next holiday plans and let your taste-buds explore one of Australia’s most fertile agricultural re...