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Australia

10 Nov 2006
Queensland's tourism industry is honouring the memory of celebrity crocodile hunter Steve Irwin by naming an award after him.The eco tourism category in the Queensland Tourism Awar...
3 Nov 2006
The number of accidents involving tourists on Australia's roads will not be reduced as a result of new speed limits, insists a tourism association in the country.The Central Austra...
2 Nov 2006
A tourism official in Australia has come up with a novel way of protecting one of the world's most precious and endangered natural structures.The Great Barrier Reef off Queensland,...
30 Oct 2006
The town of Picton in southern New South Wales has been named Australia's most haunted town.A new book which outlines the spookiest places for tourists to visit in Australia puts P...
A tourism official in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, has moved to assure tourists that there is no ban on climbing one of the country's most popular tourist destinations.Mount W...
11 Sep 2006
Crocodile hunter Steve Irwin was the quintessential Australian who inspired thousands of people to visit the country, according to tourism officials.The affable conservationist was...
30 Aug 2006
The number of spas in Austrailia has more than doubled in the last four years.New research into the Australian spa industry shows there are 129% more spas on offer in the country w...
24 Aug 2006
Travellers heading on board Qantas flights with Dell computers are being asked to take out batteries.The move has come as Dell ordered the recall of over 4m batteries as they posed...