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Tips for driving in remote Australia

Posted 21 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Australia’s remote wilderness areas have few towns and facilities and often have large distances between them. If you are planning on driving in remote parts of outback Australia you need to be prepared. Issues can arise when driving in remote Australia because of the extreme heat, difficult terrain and large distances between towns and petrol […]

Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Posted 14 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations | Comments Off

Diving and Snorkeling Adventure in Queensland To have a Diving & Snorkeling Adventure in Queensland is the first thing when you think about the Australian continent or making a list of what to do in an Australian tour. Australia is a country where the names of most of the places begin from the word ‘Great’, […]

1770 Camping Grounds

Agnes Water – 1770 Camping Grounds

Posted 14 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations | Comments Off

Camping, fishing, water activities and more are available to travelers who want to take quiet time to enjoy the best of Australia’s outdoors at the 1770 Camping Grounds. Located right on the ocean in Queensland, the 1770 Camping Grounds are a prime place to relax and have fun in a beautiful setting. There is something […]

Dangerous Sea Creatures

Dangerous Sea Creatures

Posted 14 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Australia, also known as the biggest island in the world, is home to some pretty exotic flora and fauna. The diversity is truly astounding. However there are a few things that need to be known about wildlife on this continent, especially if you are planning to go for a swim in the sea. Some of […]

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Visit Sydney, the Culture Capital of Australia

Posted 09 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations | Comments Off

Australia’s largest city, Sydney, is also its center for culture and industry. It is home to the world famous Opera House and the picuturesque Sydney Harbor Bridge. In 2000 it played host to the Summer Olympic Games. Historically, it was home to the first penal colony in Australia and was once part of the British […]

Coolangatta, Australia

Coolangatta, Australia’s favorite playground

Posted 03 January 2014 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment | Comments Off

Come play in Australia’s favorite playground! The pristine ocean that surrounds cool, beautiful Coolangatta is one of the most desirable attractions in the world. This Gateway to the Gold Coast receives sunshine an average of 300 days a year, so anytime is a great time to visit. The beaches offer some of the best surfing […]

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Picnic in the Park

Posted 07 May 2013 | By | Categories: Australia, Food and Drink | Comments Off

  In the fast moving world people wants to get away temporarily from the hustle bustle of the busy life. Picnic is definitely the best way to move away and enjoy the fancies and superfluities of life. Picnic in Australia can be enjoyed in weekend when families and friends get together to enjoy their life. […]

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Driving in the Outback – and not Dying from It

Posted 02 May 2013 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations | Comments Off

Driving through Australia is something to be savoured. This is one way to experience the wide open spaces and stunning natural scenery, and many destinations can only be accessed by car. If you’ll be around for no more than three weeks, a car can be rented, while if your stay will last for more than […]

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Broken Hill’s Tourist Attractions

Posted 30 April 2013 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Broken Hills is a mining town in the outback of New South Wales, Australia. Captain Charles Stuart is credited with naming this town as “Broken Hill” ion the mid 19th century ( The city council has named a popular park “Stuart Park” in his honour in the city). BHP Billiton the Anglo Australian mining giant, […]

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Broken Hill

Posted 10 April 2013 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations | Comments Off

Broken Hill is a very old miming destination in the country of Australia. It is situated in the New South Wales and has been a thriving mining destination since its establishment in 1883. This old town is home for many artists which have resulted in the establishment of plenty of galleries in the place that […]

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Looking for car hire Sydney airport Service Online

Posted 28 March 2013 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations, Transport | Comments Off

There are different reasons why people travel. If you are among those who travel for exploring a certain place then you need a car hire Sydney airport service. They are present to make your travels a lot easier and would help you explore a certain city to the fullest. It would be more convenient for […]

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Australian Lamb Chops

Posted 27 March 2013 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Australian lamb chops are famous all around the world. It is a well known fact that Australians make great lamb chops. Here is a recipe that will tell you the secret. Ingredients Jelly or Currant Jam – 2 tablespoon. Ketchup – 2 tablespoon. Soy Sauce – 2 tablespoon. Honey or Brown sugar – 2 tablespoon. […]

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Top 3 Holidays for Nature Lovers in Australia

Posted 14 November 2012 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Australia is one of the best destinations around the world, particularly for lovers of nature. From the infamous Australian Outback to the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and the spectacular views from the Great Ocean Road, the choice for travellers is virtually limitless. One of the best things about a nature holiday in Australia […]

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Review Of Restaurant Lurleen’s Sirromet Winery

Posted 27 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment, Restaurants and Pubs | Comments Off

The Sirromet Winery in Mount Cotton is situated between Brisbane and the Golden Coast and has won in excess of 385 international and local awards since it opened in 2000. This beautiful family run complex is also home to Lurleen’s Restaurant which produces Modern Australian cuisine. The restaurant sits at the top of Mount Cotton […]

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Melbourne – The Cultural Chameleon

Posted 10 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia | Comments Off

Catch a flight to Melbourne and experience the amazing wining, dining and entertainment of Australia’s unofficial cultural capital, then take off to explore the spectacular sights of Victoria. Australia’s smallest state, bewitching little Victoria is big on variety, from the cool, cosmopolitan streets of Melbourne to the southwest coast’s iconic rock formations and bewitching seaside […]

Gowings Bar and Grill restaurant at QT Sydney

Gowings Bar and Grill restaurant at QT Sydney

Posted 04 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment, Restaurants and Pubs | Comments Off

Sydney’s newest hotel opens its doors Sydney’s first new-build hotel in more than a decade opened last month. Set above the State Theatre and Gowings Building on Market and George Streets, QT Sydney http://www.qtsydney.com.au/ combines cutting edge design with new technology and historical architecture. The property features 200 guest rooms, a restaurant, ground floor café, spa and barber […]

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Dream drive experience for car lovers

Posted 04 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment | Comments Off

Prancing Horse announces dream drive experience for car lovers Sydney-based Ferrari drive experience operator Prancing Horse http://prancinghorse.com.au/ has launched a stay-and-drive package that allows car lovers to drive the new 458 Italia and three other Ferrari supercars. Available from October, drivers get to pilot the bright red Ferraris on a 200km coastal route taking in Royal National Park, […]

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Tourism Australia launches Flipboard channel

Posted 04 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment | Comments Off

Tourism Australia has launched a channel on the Flipboard app for iPad, iPhone and Android. The Flipboard app collates articles and images from topic areas consumers indicate they are interested in, as well as their social media feeds, and presents them in a magazine-like format. The Tourism Australia Flipboard channel features articles, videos and images […]

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Posted 04 October 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment | Comments Off

Art Gallery of New South Wales launches Australian art app for iPad The Art Gallery of New South Wales http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/ has released a free Australian art app for iPad. The app focuses on Australian art in the Gallery’s collection, giving users access to over 40 of Australia’s most renowned artists including Margaret Olley, Rupert Bunny, Margaret Preston, Janet […]

Sydney Harbour Bridge climb

Sydney Harbour Bridge climb

Posted 16 August 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations, Entertainment | Comments Off

84 year old notches up 50th Bridge Climb An 84 year old man has achieved his 50th climb to the summit of the Sydney Harbour Bridge with BridgeClimb Sydney http://www.bridgeclimb.com/. Lloyd Poulton is BridgeClimb Sydney’s most frequent climber. Since his first climb in 2001, Mr Poulton has had over 250 photos taken, climbed over 65,000 steps, walked […]

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River Cruises

Posted 06 August 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Destinations, Entertainment | Comments Off

River Cruises Riding on a high-speed CityCat is an excellent way to see a different side of the city. The cats cruise 19 kilometres from St Lucia to Hamilton on the Brisbane River, and, for just a few dollars, you can ride with the wind in your hair for as long as you like. Step […]

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Australia Zoo

Posted 06 August 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Australia Zoo, Entertainment | Comments Off

The Crocodile Hunter’s Australia Zoo is just north of Brisbane, and offers a unique and exciting experience with a full day of wildlife action and adventure. Get your adrenalin pumping as you watch crocodiles launch a strike from the water’s edge in their awesome 5,000-seat Crocoseum, catch the thrilling free-flight bird show and get hands […]

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Free Festivals and Events in Australia

Posted 02 August 2012 | By | Categories: Australia, Entertainment | Comments Off

-Celebrate youth and culture at the Australian Open of Surfing http://www.media.australia.com/en-au/factsheets/5083_7501.aspx, held over nine days at iconic Manly Beach in Sydney, New South Wales each February.. – Boats have been built from many materials but only Darwin has beer can boats. Watch them battle it out at Mindil Beach, Northern Territory to win the greatest recycled race in […]