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Australia

27 Jan 2014
Brits continue love affair with Australia
British tourists are continuing to turn their backs on European destinations in order to continue a love affair with Australia that one...
8 Jan 2014
Australian coast-to-coast railway celebrating ten years
The legendary Ghan railway in Australia is celebrating ten years since it became a coast-to-coast service. Although the section ru...
24 Dec 2013
While Bondi may have the surf, a little-known beach outside of Adelaide offers much more, locals say
Sun-seekers catching flights to Sydney in order to enjoy an Australian summer should ditch Bondi or Manly and head to a little-known Ad...
18 Dec 2013
Visit Mary Poppins author's hometown
Holidaymakers are being invited to experience the magic of 'Mary Poppins' in the Australian town where the book's author PL...
27 Nov 2013
Working holidaymakers good for Aussie economy, says expert
People who take working holidays in Australia are good for the economy, an expert has claimed. Opponents blame the 4.2% level of y...
1 Oct 2013
Inspirational movie to be shown at the Thrillseekers Adventure Film Festival
An inspirational film about a paralysed woman who still manages to surf is to be shown at the Thrillseekers Adventure Film Festival as ...
15 Aug 2013
Orchestra to play Uluru concerts
Tourists heading for Australia's outback this October should try to get their hands on tickets for the first ever orchestral perfor...
21 Jun 2013
Best jobs competition boosts Australian tourism
Australia's tourism industry is celebrating the news that its latest Best Jobs in the World competition has led to a surge in the n...
15 May 2013
Tourism Australia to announce Best Job winners next month
Tourism Australia will next month announce the winners of its global competition to find suitable applicants for the six Best Jobs in t...
2 May 2013
Shortlist for wildlife caretaker in Australia announced
Four applicants from Britain have made it onto the shortlist for the role of wildlife caretaker on Kangaroo Island in South Australia, ...