Australian Holidays

This is so much better than camping

You don’t have to be a kid to stay in a tree house. You can holiday Jungle Book-style in luxury. From adults only to adventures in the jungle, here are our top 5 tree house holidays from around the world. It’s the treehouse of your childhood dreams. THIS is perfect …

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White lions arrive at Dreamworld

The tigers at Dreamworld weren’t afraid to dive into the deep end for some stunning images Holden and Kimba the white lions at Dreamworld. Picture: Supplied. IF YOU have ever wanted to tell people you’ve played tug of war against a lion, now is your chance. You can now pit …

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The Aussie spot revealing its secrets

Explore one of Australia’s most amazing national parks. Explore beautiful Kakadu. IT WAS nary a blip on travellers’ radars when Crocodile Dundee leapt on to cinema screens more than 30 years ago, with Paul Hogan telling the world, “this is my backyard”. Fast forward to today and Kakadu National Park …

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This place is not a myth

Intrepid Travel is launching tours to Arnhem Land. IT’S described as Australia’s last frontier — so remote, that many Aussies haven’t even heard of it. But that’s all about to change, with new tours and an all-star cast movie tipped to turn the region into the next big destination on …

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This spot has Australia’s best pies

Say hello to the world’s most expensive Aussie Pie – aka project Posh Pie! The humble pie has had a glamorous makeover and in doing so, has earned itself a new world record. Courtesy YouTube/Groupon. A beef and Guinness pie from Farm Club Australia at the Pie Time Festival. Picture: …

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Aussie holidays that don’t exist anymore

Explore some of our greatest Aussie theme parks that don’t exist anymore. Ole! Circa 1986. Picture: Michael Perini THEY used to be the highlights of our family holidays as kids and now they’re nothing but childhood memories. From theme parks to quirky roadside attractions, these places delighted generations of Aussie …

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Thing Qantas will never take off menu

Inside the QANTAS flight simulator Qantas has launched its winter 2017 menu in the first-class lounge, and there are a handful of returning favourites. Picture: Qantas EVERY season Qantas launches an exciting new menu for its first-class lounge, each outdoing the last with sensational new flavours and fancy ingredients. The …

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State’s best fish ‘n’ chips in Terrigal

TOPPING her rivals in a statewide fish and chip competition has been a great way for Sabina Kelley to celebrate her 25th year in the industry. Mrs Kelley, of Picketts Valley, and her husband Ben are the proud owners of Terrigal Beach Fish and Chip Co, which has finished first …

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Amazing new hotel coming to Hobart

Sure to be Hobart’s hottest new hotel. Picture: Fender Katsalidis Architects VISITORS are flooding into Tasmania to see the Museum of Old and New Art, so founder David Walsh is building a new ‘Hotel at MONA’ — HOMO for short. Mr Walsh has unveiled plans for the 172-room five-star hotel …

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Man checks in can of beer at airport

While the craft of pulling the perfect pint usually relies on human expertise, it seems robots have mastered the art. According to the BBC Leeds, the local engineering company, Quality Bearings, has been commissioned to build a pint-pulling robot. Footage shows how the robotic contraption works. Starting with first an …

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