Tourism

Sun 21 Oct 2018

Holiday sins: The 7 new rules of travel

Holiday sins: The 7 new rules of travel

Think you’re a good traveller? If you’re not following these seven pieces of travel advice, take note. This will change how you holiday forever.

Aussie island the world wants to visit right now

Aussie island the world wants to visit right now

Everywhere Prince Harry and Meghan go, the world follows. Now this stunning spot — once a locals’ secret — has hit the global spotlight.

Sat 20 Oct 2018

What’s at stake at this year’s Gold Coast 600

What’s at stake at this year’s Gold Coast 600

NO matter who crosses the finish line first, history will note this year’s Gold Coast 600 as the end of an era.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

The everyday medicines that can get you locked up

The everyday medicines that can get you locked up

THESE everyday items are perfectly legal in Australia. But in places like the US, Greece and Thailand, they make us criminals.

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Leading CQ tourism operator dies suddenly on family holiday

Highly respected industry leader 'left her mark on many people far and wide'

WATCH: What it's like to swim with whale sharks

WATCH: What it's like to swim with whale sharks

VIDEO: 'As I slipped into the tropical waters and peered through my snorkel mask, I audibly gasped.'

Sat 13 Oct 2018

Woman shamed for gross mid-air act

Woman shamed for gross mid-air act

WHEN video of this plane passenger was shared online, thousands of people responded with anger — and disgust.

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Jetstar’s got $249 flights to Hawaii but this is better

Jetstar’s got $249 flights to Hawaii but this is better

Bali, Hawaii, Gold Coast ... our favourite holiday destinations are looking hotter than ever with this new sale. But it’s not only flights you can save on.

Wed 10 Oct 2018

Something’s missing from flight SQ22

Something’s missing from flight SQ22

A MARATHON flight of nearly 19 hours is launching this week — and there’s a familiar feature you won’t see on board.

Reason you’re paying more for airfares

Reason you’re paying more for airfares

THERE’S a very good chance you paid more for your airline ticket than the person sitting next to you on the flight. This is the reason why.

Tue 9 Oct 2018

Seinfeld solved my worst travel problem

Seinfeld solved my worst travel problem

George Costanza might have thought of it first, but people all over the world have picked up and run with his idea — and this traveller says it’s a game changer

Mon 8 Oct 2018

Protective fishing closures set until 2023

Protective fishing closures set until 2023

CLOSURE dates designed to protect coral reef fin fish have been set for the next five years.

Sat 6 Oct 2018

Man’s harness snaps during death-defying stunt

Man’s harness snaps during death-defying stunt

THIS is the terrifying moment a tourist’s safety harness snaps off during a risky stunt at 150 metres.

Naked mystery rocks tourist hotspot

Naked mystery rocks tourist hotspot

MILLIONS of tourists flock to this resort town for its famous beaches, but lately something strange has been happening.

How to know if cabin crew fancy you

How to know if cabin crew fancy you

EVER wondered if your flight attendant is interested in more than just your drink preference? Turns out there’s a way to find out through a cheeky game.

Backpacker killed by sea snake in Australian waters

Backpacker killed by sea snake in Australian waters

A 23-YEAR-OLD British backpacker has been killed by a sea snake bite in Australian waters.

Fri 5 Oct 2018

Photo exposes dodgy hotel act

Photo exposes dodgy hotel act

THIS is the “questionable” photo a hotel used as evidence against an innocent guest who was slugged $280 for something they didn’t do.

Thu 4 Oct 2018

Tray table sparks mile-high chaos

Tray table sparks mile-high chaos

A FLIGHT attendant asked a passenger to stow away her tray table. She could not have predicted the drama that would ensue.

‘WTF is that’: Freak sight on my first ever cruise

‘WTF is that’: Freak sight on my first ever cruise

She was living it up on board, dining at its flash restaurants and passing through incredible landscapes, then a bizarre announcement came on the loud speaker.

Wed 3 Oct 2018

My Coke trick solves worst thing about travel

My Coke trick solves worst thing about travel

She never cracks a can of soft drink unless she’s on the road, but far from a holiday indulgence, this traveller swears by it for a very different reason.

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