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Australia

14 Jan 2013
Tasmania welcoming tourists keen to enjoy its natural wonders
Tasmania is gearing up to welcome thousands of national and international visitors over the coming months, with many drawn to the islan...
10 Jan 2013
Quirky questions raise smiles among Whitsunday travel agents
The Whitsundays tourism office has revealed some of the most bizarre questions it has received over the past year. Situated off the ea...
24 Dec 2012
Tourism Australia reaches 4m fans on Facebook
Tourism Australia has announced that its Facebook platform now boasts over 4m fans, making it the most popular travel destination page ...
19 Dec 2012
Etihad Airways signs deal to boost visitors to Australia
Etihad Airways has reached a deal with Australia's national tourist board to increase visitors to the country from the UK, Europe a...
5 Dec 2012
Major theme park set to open near Sydney
Plans have been approved for a major new amusement park in New South Wales that is being tipped as a possible rival to the Sydney Opera...
27 Nov 2012
Awards events recognise Australian attractions
Some of the most popular attractions in Australia have been recognised at regional awards ceremonies taking place this month.In the New...
15 Nov 2012
Tourism Australia revamps YouTube channel
People planning a trip to Australia can get some inspiration and ideas from the national tourist board's revamped YouTube channel.T...
9 Nov 2012
Australia's 101 best beaches revealed
A marine biologist and a surfer have compiled a list of the 101 best beaches in Australia after visiting 11,761 coastal locations acros...
7 Nov 2012
Australia prepares for 'spectacular sporting action'
Australia's national tourism agency has said the country is looking forward to a year of 'spectacular sporting action' in 2...
11 Oct 2012
Emirates aims to boost appeal of Australia
Emirates has announced a deal with Australia's national tourist board to boost the international appeal of the country and increase...