A backpacker’s adventure became a rescue mission for a travel blogger when his car became stuck in salt pans south of Home...

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09th Dec. 2020 10:12 AM

“Police have no doubt that there are people that are aware of the circumstances around the homicide of Simone, we implore...

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15th Oct. 2020 12:10 PM

A jury in the trial involving an attempted murder of an international backpacker has been dismissed after they failed to...

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08th Sept. 2020 7:09 AM

A US woman living in NSW has listed the things she’s noticed about Australian culture – including a text habit no one has...

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04th Sept. 2020 7:09 PM

A man who left an backpacker hospitalised from stab wounds and a broken nose has told a court he only wanted to scare her...

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03rd Sept. 2020 10:09 AM

A former top Cairns executive who was accused of raping a young Norwegian backpacker in a motel room after picking her up...

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25th Aug. 2020 11:08 AM

A backpacker has returned to the UK with a totally unexpected souvenir of her visit to Queensland after giving birth on a...

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06th Aug. 2020 5:08 AM

The 24-year-old lost his passport in last week’s Federal hostel fire and has been barred from leaving the country.

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27th July 2020 12:07 PM

A top Cairns executive is fighting a charge he raped a young Norwegian backpacker in a motel room after picking her up...

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16th June 2020 8:06 PM

Sunday marked one year since backpacker Theo Hayez was reported missing in Byron Bay. In a new video, his family has made a...

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05th June 2020 11:06 AM

From the "aggressive" flies to the slow Wi-Fi, an American backpacker has listed all of the things he hates about...

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03rd June 2020 6:06 AM

A video of a Swedish backpacker sunbaking on an Australian beach has emerged, showing the tourist asking “give me a $1200...

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28th April 2020 10:04 AM

The man convicted of murdering a German backpacker during a road-rage argument in inner-city Brisbane will be re-tried...

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28th April 2020 6:04 AM

NORTHERN Rivers police officers are out in force to ensure people are obeying new laws which state you must not leave the...

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02nd April 2020 2:04 PM

When the word went out that there was free food on offer at Fish D’vine today the queues were soon winding down the street.

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25th March 2020 6:03 PM

Prosecutors have rejected a submission to reduce a charge against a man accused of trying to kill a Chilean backpacker at a...

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24th March 2020 7:03 AM

The lawyer for a man accused of trying to kill a backpacker in a Cairns hostel has told a court his client will plead...

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29th Feb. 2020 11:02 AM

The man convicted of killing backpacker Grace Millane in 2018 has been sentenced to life in prison.

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21st Feb. 2020 8:02 AM

In the flash of an eye, tragedy unfolded on the beach as locals scrambled to try and find the missing swimmer while raising...

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21st Jan. 2020 8:01 PM

It’s the trip of a lifetime for many international travellers, but Jade Woodland won’t forget her stay in Australia for a...

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11th Dec. 2019 1:12 PM

The death of an English backpacker from a sea snake bite in the Gulf of Carpentaria last year was most likely inevitable, a...

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28th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

A backpacker was ‘the happiest he had been in his adult life’ before his shocking death from a sea snake bite, a coronial...

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27th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

Police hold grave fears for a British backpacker who mysteriously ran off from a camp site in Victoria in the middle of the...

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25th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

A backpacker who was killed on a Tinder date in New Zealand was reportedly “naive” when interacting in online BDSM...

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21st Nov. 2019 6:11 AM

Locals say celebrity playground Byron Bay has a dark side of drugs, violence and homeless “psychos” which may have...

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15th Nov. 2019 5:11 PM

A man who stabbed a drunk German backpacker during a road-rage incident on a Queensland road has been found guilty of...

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31st Oct. 2019 7:10 PM

A spate of violent and deadly attacks on tourists has seen this island paradise dubbed the “new Koh Tao” as another...

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31st Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

An aspiring British actor who lived in Australia for just over a year. Now she will cost the government millions as its...

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30th Oct. 2019 3:10 PM

When Angelo arrived in Australia, he didn’t know it would lead him to be recognised as the Valley’s best employee

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28th Oct. 2019 5:10 PM

The last photos have emerged of a young British woman on a gap year trip before she went missing at a beach party on a...

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28th Oct. 2019 12:10 PM

The girlfriend of a man accused of stabbing a backpacker to death has told court her boyfriend said “he bashed the guy” but...

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24th Oct. 2019 1:10 PM

A man accused of stabbing to death a backpacker that his girlfriend had just crashed her car into has pleaded not guilty to...

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23rd Oct. 2019 4:10 PM

French backpacker Nataya Demarchio lived a life that many others only dream of until she fell ill in Mildura. Weeks later...

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12th Oct. 2019 8:10 AM

The father of a Chilean backpacker stabbed in a Cairns hostel has issued an emotional tribute to the community.

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14th Aug. 2019 5:08 AM

A SCANDINAVIAN stone worker allegedly attacked police and tried to use a life-saving device as a weapon.

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13th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

THE Chilean backpacker stabbed in a Cairns hostel is set to return home later this week, but will get the chance to...

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13th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

TWO Chilean women came to Cairns to start their dream working holiday in Australia. Now the trip is in tatters as one of...

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07th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

Relatives and loved ones are gathering to pay their respects to Australian backpacker Lucas Fowler, who was gunned down...

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02nd Aug. 2019 10:08 AM

Images have emerged of murdered Sydney traveller Lucas Fowler and his American girlfriend Chynna Deese hugging at a petrol...

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23rd July 2019 11:07 AM

A 21-YEAR-OLD Japanese backpacker has been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm.

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22nd July 2019 9:07 AM

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21st July 2019 12:07 AM

A baseball cap similar to the one Theo Hayez was wearing when he vanished has been found in the spot the last known ‘ping’...

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19th July 2019 5:07 AM

Now Padraig is headed to Perth to visit his sister before travelling back to Ireland next month to go back to work.

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18th July 2019 5:07 PM

A QUEENSLAND backpacker has cheated death after manhandling one of the ocean’s most venomous creatures for a laugh.

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14th July 2019 8:07 PM

Glass House Mountains man Conrad-River Owen Cosgrove secretly filmed young male backpackers who he had hired them to work...

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11th July 2019 12:07 PM

The girlfriend of missing backpacker Theo Hayez has spoken out for the first time, urging people to keep searching for the...

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28th June 2019 3:06 PM

THE 18-year old Belgian backpacker was last seen on May 31 in Byron Bay.

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28th June 2019 10:06 AM

Taiwan born, Jun Ting Lin will move to Kingaroy this week and he is the first to say he has a lot to learn about the South...

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24th June 2019 4:06 PM

THE logistics of organising a community led search for missing Belgian backpacker has been gruelling but volunteers aren't...

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20th June 2019 2:06 PM

The search for missing Belgian backpacker Theo Hayez will be continuing today, with police moving it to a northern NSW...

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19th June 2019 10:06 AM