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Enclosed beach hit by massive wave

Video Published: 19 Aug 2013

Swimmer enjoy the calm waters offered by an enclosed beach get quite a fright when a massive waves hits. Courtesy:...

Whitsundays is nation’s top destination

Story Published: 19 Sep 2013

LAZING around on a white sandy beach surrounded by crystal clear water and tropical surroundings is the holiday everyone...

Luxury on a budget: Tips on how to holiday in Hoi An

Story Published: 22 Dec 2013

Travel tips on how to have a luxury holiday on a budget in Hoi An, Vietnam including where to stay, eat, shop and what to...

Amazing video of near miss as car bursts through foam

Story Published: 28 Jan 2013

AMAZING video of two police officers nearly being run over by a motorist eager to get through thick foam at Alexandra...

Schoolies, murder and a mankini: a cautionary tale of sorts

Story Published: 22 Nov 2012

TELEVISION cameras arrive. The kids at the northern end of the beach gather into their school group, wet, sandy, elated...

Well here's one way to interrupt your beachside holiday

Story Published: 23 Aug 2013

HOLIDAYMAKERS had their peace and tranquility disturbed by a "terrible roar" as a military hovercraft weighing 500 tonnes...

Man drowns on Xmas morning

Story Published: 25 Dec 2012

A 64-year-old Lennox Head man has drowned at Shelly Beach on Xmas morning.

Mike Lewis is the king of the mystery sandcastles

Story Published: 20 Feb 2014

EXCEPTIONAL. Mysterious. Remarkable. They’re words being used to describe a previously unidentified sand sculptor and the...

Veteran lifesaver fears hot-head, abusive beachgoers

Story Published: 7 Jan 2014

AN EXPERIENCED lifesaver says abusive beachgoers have become such a problem on the Sunshine Coast that he will no longer...

Lifeguard vehicle runs over pair on Gold Coast beach

Story Published: 24 Dec 2013

A MAN and a woman in theirs 20s were taken to hospital with chest and neck injuries after being run over by a lifeguard...

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