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  • Sydney Royal Easter Show
    Posted by Casey D'Souza April 21, 2014 - 1,472 views - 2 comments - 0 likes
    It’s that time of year again, summer is over, the weather is getting slightly cooler, kids are on school holidays and Easter is just around the corner. Sydney’s Royal Easter Show is back, and bigger than ever, perfect for an entertaining family day out!     Held at Sydney ..
  • Adelaide Central Market
    Posted by Krystle Aunger April 15, 2014 - 610 views - 2 comments - 0 likes
    The Markets, as the locals affectionately call them, are every foodies dream. The biggest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere there’s a raw, bustling feeling about Adelaide Central Market that just can’t be replicated in a supermarket. From patisseries to bakeries, cafes, confectionar..
  • 7 Australian Must-Sees
    Posted by EDrury46 March 10, 2013 - 585 views - 2 comments - 1 like
    Sometimes, in my experience at least, I've liked and had the ability to create my own tour. I've researched places that are popular with previous travellers, and also those that might not be as widely publicised. The following will hopefully give a few ideas as to the type of place you might like to..
  • Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours Magnetic Island
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    Posted by Lisa Falkiner June 22, 2014 - 2,350 views - 1 comment - 5 likes
    So the other day I got the chance to head over to Magnetic Island in Tropical North Queensland. This island is quite the little gem off the coast of Townsville. I decided to do a tour and booked with Sealink QLD at their Travel Desk. The ladies were so helpful and informative it was hard to say no! ..
  • Brisbane's City Botanic Gardens
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    Posted by Jennifer Anderson April 8, 2014 - 1,372 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Brisbane’s original botanic gardens remain a popular attraction for tourists and locals alike. The gardens provide a beautiful juxtaposition to the city’s towering buildings and crowds. The gardens host many grassy areas, perfect for picnicking, and benches sheltered by a veil of foliage..
  • Best Sightseeing Cruise Times in Melbourne
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    Posted by David Rizzuto April 3, 2014 - 1,222 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    Surrounding by the Yarra River and busy yet vibrant trading parts, cruises are offered to take a look around Melbourne’s CBD and enjoy the relaxing view. Thanks to tours offered by Melbourne River Cruises, here are three cruises that take visitors around Federation Wharf.   Cruise A &nd..
  • Sightseeing in Sydney
    Posted by Casey D'Souza April 2, 2014 - 1,034 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    Tours   There are free walking tours of the sights and history of Sydney. Look out for someone in a bright green shirt and simply tag along, no booking is required. Sight seeing tours start at 10:30am and 2:30pm at the construction beside Sydney Town Hall and the historical tours are at 6pm, ..
  • Picture this: Wildflowers in the Australian Alps
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    Posted by Rebecca Winter January 20, 2014 - 3,120 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    Picture this...   You find yourself surrounded by a scene of vibrant colours; hot pinks, bright yellows, lilacs and deep reds. The air delivers a sweet fragrance that surrounds you. You feel the sun warming on your back, not too hot, just right. There is a slight breeze that makes the grass s..
  • 10 Days in South Western Australia
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    Posted by vicki snook January 17, 2014 - 2,822 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Perth > Perth Hills > Margaret River Region > Busselton > Fremantle > Perth     In 2011 my husband and I set off on our Australian adventures with a grand flight from London Heathrow to Singapore, you’ll find that most flights to Perth have a stop off in Dubai but f..
  • Picture this: Australia's Beaches
    Posted by Ciara Snook January 8, 2014 - 1,483 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    Picture this...   You are bordered by crystal waters, your feet are warm, happy and free to explore the soft sandy terrain, the laid back vibes are coming from every direction and you're contemplating what it would be like to take up surfing and live the rest of your life by the beach. Of cou..
  • Salamanca Markets
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    Posted by Duncan McDermott December 20, 2013 - 41,395 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    Salamanca place, overshadowed by mount Wellington and situated alongside parliament lawns and the waterfront is an area of restored Georgian buildings, cobbled streets and modern architecture. A popular location for cultural celebrations and artistic events; this spot has many cafes, bookshops, pubs..
  • The Kangaroo Hop - how does it work?
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    Posted by Echidna Walkabout December 17, 2013 - 935 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    The hop! The most distinctive thing about kangaroos/wallabies. How does it work? Part 1: the tail. A kangaroo’s large, heavy tail moves up and down in time with the legs – can you see in this picture the different positions of the tail? The pumping motion of the tail helps oxygen..
  • TOP 8 THINGS TO SEE DURING TOP END TOURS
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    Posted by Greg Zammit December 12, 2013 - 1,125 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    The Top End of the Northern Territory has an expansive terrain filled with natural wonders. There is so much to see and do at the various national parks, and learn from indigenous tribes through visits to cultural centres that you couldn't possibly hope to see it all in one trip. So to help you cho..
  • Al Aseel: a suburban gem
    Posted by Libby Hakim June 8, 2013 - 449 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Most Lebanese food lovers in Sydney are in on the secret: Al Aseel. While you can find an Al Aseel restaurant in four locations throughout Sydney now, it really is worth a trip to the original restaurant in Greenacre (Shop 4, 173 Waterloo Road) to discover what makes this Lebanese restaurant su..
  • A WEEKEND IN PERTH
    Posted by Gianni Malpensa May 16, 2013 - 1,183 views - 1 comment - 2 likes
    Western Australia was the first Australian State I had the chance to visit. I was amazed by the beauty of the places I've seen and the people I've met.   A WEEKEND IN PERTH     RELAX AT COTTESLOE BEACH     Perth’s iconic Cottesloe Beach is as pretty as a pict..
  • 3 Australian Animals for Easter
    Posted by EDrury46 March 29, 2013 - 495 views - 1 comment - 0 likes
    So Easter has come around again. In many places around the world, the Easter Rabbit and Chick are the stereotyped image plastered on billboards and wrappers all around the place, so I thought I'd have a look at six different animals, native to Australia, that would make fun alternatives to these ste..
  • Crocodiles
    Posted by EDrury46 March 26, 2013 - 357 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Crocodiles. They are creatures both admired and feared around the world, and Australia is home to both the Saltwater crocodile (the Estuarine) and the Freshwater (Johnson's) crocodile. They are each found in the type of water their name indicates and both are found in the northern parts of Australia..
  • The Swisse Color Run
    Posted by Jennifer Fletcher February 13, 2013 - 297 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    It’s been dubbed the largest and fastest growing 5k race on the planet - and things definitely did seem a lot brighter when Sydney held the Swisse Color Run this weekend!   With over 20,000 participants attending the event, which was held at Sydney Oly..
  • WWOOF
    Posted by lynseyola January 17, 2013 - 1,589 views - 1 comment - 1 like
    Want to visit Australia on a budget? Running out of funds but there's still so many places you want to see? Why don’t you try your hand at something called wwoofing? Wwoofing stands for Willing Workers On Organic Farms, and is an organization, which..
  • 9 Breathtaking Destinations You Must See While Visiting Australia
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    Posted by chelsea kennedy November 6 - 26 views - 0 comments - 0 likes
    9 Breathtaking Destinations You Must See While Visiting Australia:   One of the delights of travel is the sentiment disclosure. In a period when there is an expansion of data and everybody is associated constantly, it is a delight to acknowledge there are still questions—shrouded jewels..