Australasia/ Pacific

Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island

Autumn on Norfolk is a lovely time to visit. Walks on white sandy beaches are perfect with- out the intense burning sun.
Wonders of Lord Howe

Wonders of Lord Howe

Lord Howe island is situated 555km offshore from Australia. It is part of a system or underwater plateau known as The Lord Howe Rise.
Holiday parks not just for kids!

Holiday parks not just for kids!

BIG4 Sunshine South West Rocks launches special seniors’ rate & activities program  BIG4 Sunshine South West Rocks has launched a spe...
An Unforgettable Training Experience

An Unforgettable Training Experience

“Three days and nights on a train? Are you crazy?” was one response from a friend when we talked about our plans to travel from coast to...

Big4 Sunshine at South West Rocks

BIG4 Sunshine at South West Rocks is the best of both worlds;
LHI – Island Paradise

LHI – Island Paradise

Lord Howe Island is a hub of activity for visitors and locals a like. The water temperature is just perfect.
Norfolk Island – the rock that never stops.

Norfolk Island – the rock that never stops.

The emerald green gem that is Norfolk Island emits rays of relaxation from its serene pine forests &
Slice of Life Tours

Slice of Life Tours

As I grow older and some say wiser, I find that travelling to far-flung destinations can be arduous.
A MAJESTIC ROAD TRIP

A MAJESTIC ROAD TRIP

by Phil Hawkes Forget the blues. The inspirational, world famous Blue Mountains west of Sydney are beckoning and an easy road trip from Sydn...
FIJIAN ISLAND RE-OPENS

FIJIAN ISLAND RE-OPENS

After a 28 week closure and a reinvestment in excess of AUD13.5 million, Fiji’s VOMO Island has now re-opened.
Spring time on Norfolk Island

Spring time on Norfolk Island

Spring is the great rejuvenator, the renewal of life. Spring unleashes beauty. It is nature detox.
Visit the Lockyer Valley

Visit the Lockyer Valley

If it’s keeping active you’re after, there’s plenty to see and do in the Lockyer Valley… The Country Challenge on Campus is a family...
Warm up 5 degrees with this self-drive holiday itinerary

Warm up 5 degrees with this self-drive holiday itinerary

We may be heading in to the depths of the winter months, but in a continent as big as Australia we can holiday by following the sun to shed...
10 of the Best things about Norfolk Island

10 of the Best things about Norfolk Island

1. Emily Bay: It’s the beyond picturesque playground of the locals where swimming, snorkelling and playing all happen without any maddenin...
Unique accommodation: 12 quirky short stays in New South Wales

Unique accommodation: 12 quirky short stays in New South Wales

Ditch the ho-hum of the same, same motel and hotel rooms or camping grounds. Book a unique accommodation experience that you’ll want to wr...
Have wheels, will travel… in a motor home or a caravan?

Have wheels, will travel… in a motor home or a caravan?

To tow or not to tow, that is the question. In this article, we’ll explore the advantages and challenges of owning a caravan versus a moto...
AN IMPERIAL FEAST IN THE OUTBACK

AN IMPERIAL FEAST IN THE OUTBACK

Phil Hawkes heads to Quilpie I’m sitting at the bar in the Imperial Hotel (grand title for a typical outback pub) in Quilpie, Western Que...
Wanted! Senior for dream internship trialling luxury holidays

Wanted! Senior for dream internship trialling luxury holidays

Over 60 and love to travel? Then you can broaden your skills with a Senior Internship at a prominent e-commerce company.
Come on up! to Upper Hunter country

Come on up! to Upper Hunter country

Drive on up to the beautiful Upper Hunter Shire from Sydney or Newcastle in just a few hours or, if you are coming from the north, it’s on...
Coonamble Rodeo & Campdraft

Coonamble Rodeo & Campdraft

Coonamble Rodeo & Campdraft – 11-13 June 2016 The Coonamble Rodeo and Campdraft is the biggest combined rodeo and campdraft in the Sou...