Tourism

Wed 28 Mar 2018

Whitsunday island’s $583m revamp gets green light

premium_icon Whitsunday island’s $583m revamp gets green light

A CHINESE tycoon has been given the green light for his long-awaited $583 million redevelopment of the Lindeman Island resort after buying the island for $12...

Mon 26 Mar 2018

Room to grow fast in Gatton

Room to grow fast in Gatton

Room Motels Gatton is expanding its accommodation just a year after opening its doors

Sat 24 Mar 2018

House Rules stars head home for Big Skies Festival

House Rules stars head home for Big Skies Festival

THE inaugural Big Skies Festival is less than six weeks away and will kick off with the renowned Dalby Picnic Races.

Thu 15 Mar 2018

Bundy's one of the world's top distillery attractions

Bundy's one of the world's top distillery attractions

BUNDABERG Rum Distillery has been named as one of the world's top distillery attractions winning two gongs for the second time.

Wed 14 Mar 2018

Big things bring the pooches to Bundy

Big things bring the pooches to Bundy

WE HAVE a big barrel and a big bottle of rum, but is this enough?

Woo-hoo! Australia Zoo announces first ever water park

Woo-hoo! Australia Zoo announces first ever water park

THE Sunshine Coast's favourite zoo is continuing to expand and is now set to add a kids' water park to the tourist attraction.

Mon 12 Mar 2018

Plans to expand tourism hotspot bar to offer accommodation

Plans to expand tourism hotspot bar to offer accommodation

A POPULAR restaurant and bar is forging ahead with expansion plans in a bid to enrich Seventeen Seventy’s “life blood”, tourism.

WATCH: Meet Australia Zoo's newest addition

WATCH: Meet Australia Zoo's newest addition

VIDEO FOOTAGE: Cuteness overload as Kebibi the baby giraffe takes her first steps in her new Sunshine Coast home

Sun 11 Mar 2018

What you’re doing wrong in Bali

What you’re doing wrong in Bali

BALINESE people will never tell you to your face, but one Aussie expat says we need to end this bad habit on the holiday island.

Thu 8 Mar 2018

Women rule the roost on Airbnb

Women rule the roost on Airbnb

WOMEN are dominating the Airbnb game according to the company, as female hosts outnumber male hosts more than two to one in some Australian cities

Thu 1 Mar 2018

Aussies caught in jet ski shootout on Thailand beach

Aussies caught in jet ski shootout on Thailand beach

TOURISTS lounging on a Thailand beach have fled in panic after a fatal shootout between two rival jet ski operators broke out. WARNING: Graphic content.

Wed 28 Feb 2018

'Not welcomed': Council hunts online for Airbnb hosts

'Not welcomed': Council hunts online for Airbnb hosts

NEARLY half the homes in at least one Noosa street are being listed online for short-term accommodation, Mayor Tony Wellington says.

Dundee ad wows world, reaches 890 million people

Dundee ad wows world, reaches 890 million people

IT’S the Tourism Australia campaign that sparked a global frenzy for a Crocodile Dundee reboot. And it’s also proven to be gold for the travel industry. SIGN THE...

Sat 24 Feb 2018

Toowoomba's Carnival of Flowers is best event in Aus

premium_icon Toowoomba's Carnival of Flowers is best event in Aus

IT STARTED out as a humble flower show, but Toowoomba’s Carnival of Flowers has been crowned the best tourism event in the country for the second year in a row.

Sat 17 Feb 2018

'Mini tornado' tears through Coast tourist hotspot

'Mini tornado' tears through Coast tourist hotspot

THERE were scenes of chaos in a prime Coast tourism spot this morning as last night's severe storm left debris strew across the main street.

Thu 15 Feb 2018

We are loving Bundy life and happy to share it

We are loving Bundy life and happy to share it

BUNDY folk love where they live more than the average Queenslander - and they're also more happy to share their home with tourists.

Tue 13 Feb 2018

Darwin: Just add water

Darwin: Just add water

Experience the Top End during the wet season for all its thunderous glory

Thu 8 Feb 2018

Extreme weather risks Queensland tourism

Extreme weather risks Queensland tourism

THE Sunshine State could be deemed “unfavourable” for tourism with extreme weather events, such as heatwaves, storms and bushfires, predicted to affect the...

Tue 6 Feb 2018

Our top beach town a drawcard

Our top beach town a drawcard

Qantas Travel Insider has featured Woodgate Beach and our Mammino Gourmet Ice Cream in a recent article

Maldives is in a state of emergency

Maldives is in a state of emergency

Opposition Leader arrested and Supreme Court judges detained overnight as President fights the Constitution and refuses to obey the law

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