Could this be the best job in the world?

IMAGINE a workplace where one of the only rules is "don't stand too long under the coconut trees".

Yeppoon sisters travel coastline in style

COLOURFUL TRAVELLERS: Ella Fleming and her sister Layne Fleming with their colourful van Yota. INSET: Ella driving Yota on the Great Ocean Rd.

Yeppoon hairdressers make colourful trip around the country.

Enjoying a Brisbane getaway with the kids

Segway tours along the Brisbane River.

Hotel near Roma St Parklands great launching pad for city

Ever wanted to own an island? This Coast one is up for sale

ONE OF A KIND: Svendsen’s Beach retreat is one of the rarest freehold in properties in Australia.

Island on the market for the price of a block of land.

Hervey Bay declared No.1 whale spot on planet

World travel website declares Bay No. 1 whale spot on the planet.

Why MasterChef’s Matt Preston loves our Bundaberg Rum

PREMIUM RUM: Chef Matt Preston visited the Bundaberg Rum where he created Matt’s Blend.

Master Chef's Matt Preston in town to make his own rum

Reach new holiday heights in Strasbourg

The Cathedrale Notre-Dame in Strasbourg, France, is the sixth tallest church in the world.

There's more to Strasbourg than the Notre-Dame

Discover Malacca: A city that oozes history

The central town square in Malacca dates back to the 16th century. The modern mode of transport through the area is by brightly adorned rickshaws which pump out loud music.

Why 16 million tourists will visit this Malaysian city in 2016

Germany’s Black Forest takes the cake

Gutachtal, Black Forest Valley, Schwarzwald, Germany. Expansive view of the beautiful, sunny  Gutach valley with green pasture fields, houses in traditional architectural style and dark green fir tree forest. Dark blue hills rise on the horizon. Horizontal color image with copy space at top.

You should go here for more than just the black forest cake

ITALY: Where the ridiculous and sublime intertwine

We take you on a journey to find the real Italy

Boost to tourism with superboat return

LOCAL tourism is set to get a healthy boost when Coffs Harbour hosts the third round of the 2016 Offshore Superboat Championships.

Camels milk the attention at new Gympie dairy

TRUE LOVE: “I love camels so much,” Melanie Fitzgibbon says. But she says her husband Wayne Morris (pictured) has the job of keeping them all happy, because camels can soon stop giving milk if they are upset.

Camel dairy gives milk of human kindness.

New tourism body for North Coast

A new group has formsed, but job losses are feared.

Whale pops up for a selfie or two with jetskiiers

Whitsunday Jetski tour guest Travis Poland from Mackay was definitely 'up close and personal' with our friendly humpback whale

A YOUNG humpback whale gave jetskiiers a chance of a lifetime.

New tourism body for North Coast

ATTRACTIONS like Main Beach Yamba draw visitors to the region.

The North Coast Destination Network will be replaced by a new body.

Brexit decision may cut flow of much-needed British tourists

Brexit vote could seriously hurt Australia's tourism industry

Who are the most reliable airlines in Australia?

Aeroplanes on the runway at Sunshine Coast Airport, Virgin Australia plane.
Photo: Iain Curry / Sunshine Coast Daily

Wondering who will fly you there on time? Check the latest stats

Anna Faris stars in Air NZ video

Air New Zealand safety video goes Hollywood.

Latest safety video has a touch of Hollywood.

Floating Apartment on Great Barrier Reef

Floating apartment on the Great Barrier Reef.

Airbnb are offering a chance to live right on the reef.

Bollywood Theme Park

Bollywood Screenshot

The world's biggest theme park is set to expand. Here's some of what will be there.

Chapman in Lyon

The Queensland Times Editor Peter Chapman.

Peter Chapman talks us through the best parts of this French gem.

Virgin Airlines new Kids Class

Virgin has launched a new cabin class just for kids.

Virgin has launched a new cabin class just for kids. Check your dates before you...

Wander Victoria ad is a little offbeat

The latest enticement to visit Victoria takes a slow and strange approach

The latest enticement to visit Victoria takes a slow and strange approach

Qantas safety video

A new safety video from Qantas featuring ordinary Australians in beautiful locations

A new safety video from Qantas featuring ordinary Australians in beautiful...

Roothy's crew follows the old Ghan railway

It could have been a culture shock when we left town on the Old Ghan track.

Steady as she goes

Roothy's crew follows the old Ghan railway track

Tea plantation tour

Our tea master shows us how to hold a Chinese tea cup. Photo Megan Mackander / Sunshine Coast Daily

Megan Mackander explores the Guilin Tea Research Institute in southern China

Spectacular Patagonia, Chile

Images from Patagonia, Chile: Tour guide Stephanie Araya on the Patagon excursion.

Patagonia, Chile offers some of the most stunning landscapes on the planet. Images:...

'Moses' on the mountain in Patagonia

Turner Wilson, of Brownfield, Maine in Patagonia, Chile.

Turner Wilson, 63, and his partner Cheri Perry powered through snow to get to the...

Mahout training, Chiangsaen

Elephant bath time in Northern Thailand

Navigate North Rally

RAV-4 vehicle that ran off the road after the driver went into microsleep.

Australian Spotlight Protection owner Ashley Bright took part in the 2013 Navigate...

Double Island Pt

The Gympie Times photographer Craig Warhurst takes a trek to Double Island Pt.