Tourism

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.

Sat 10 Mar 2018

Years more major sport promised for Coffs Harbour

Years more major sport promised for Coffs Harbour

COFFS Harbour has locked in another major sporting event for the next four years.

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

Sat 3 Mar 2018

Coffs Harbour welcomes new Sealy Lookout attraction

Coffs Harbour welcomes new Sealy Lookout attraction

Forestry Corporation of NSW has revealed the timeline for the construction of the proposed Treetop Adventure Park that is set to be located at Sealy Lookout.

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.

Sat 24 Feb 2018

Toowoomba's Carnival of Flowers is best event in Aus

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.

Fri 16 Feb 2018

Call for local products to be sold at information centre

Call for local products to be sold at information centre

ATTRACTING more than 22,000 a year, the Waterfall Way Information Centre wants to showcase more local products.

Thu 15 Feb 2018

Local spots named finalists in national awards

Local spots named finalists in national awards

The Coffs Coast tourism industry has two finalists in the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards.

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

Cultural teaser for tourism

Cultural teaser for tourism

A NEW video has been launched, capturing the traditional connection between Gumbaynggirr culture through interpretation of language to key landscapes.

Thu 1 Feb 2018

What no one told me about Bali: Tips from an Aussie traveller

What no one told me about Bali: Tips from an Aussie...

It’s cheap, has turquoise coloured waters and is easy to get around - right? This Australian traveller shares the biggest mistakes she made about Bali.

Sun 28 Jan 2018

Backpackers face jail over ‘sexy’ dancing

Backpackers face jail over ‘sexy’ dancing

FIVE backpackers face a year in Cambodian jail after being arrested for “pornographic dancing” near holy Angkor Wat temples.

Wed 24 Jan 2018

Paying it forward makes road smoother for travellers

Paying it forward makes road smoother for travellers

One of the nicest aspects of travel comes when you receive unexpected kindness, especially in countries where you do not expect to receive it.

Fri 19 Jan 2018

Tourism operators invited to have their say on workforce

Tourism operators invited to have their say on workforce

GETTING the right people with the right skills will be the focus of a tourism forum later this month.

Thu 18 Jan 2018

Barossa Valley: 48-hour guide to food and wine

Barossa Valley: 48-hour guide to food and wine

Overwhelmed with the number of wineries in the Barossa? Here's Rae Wilson's pick of the bunch.

Wed 17 Jan 2018

Statistics prove Coffs is a top destination

Statistics prove Coffs is a top destination

Coffs Harbour has officially earned bragging rights with the release of the latest tourism figures.

Tue 16 Jan 2018

Lifeguard's shocking 'fun police' abuse: F... off

Lifeguard's shocking 'fun police' abuse: F... off

A volunteer lifeguard at one of Auckland's most treacherous beaches has spoken out after he was abused by a beachgoer when he tried to direct him to safety.

Sat 13 Jan 2018

Tourism boss slams Coast business over 'scapegoat' claims

Tourism boss slams Coast business over 'scapegoat' claims

A MAJOR international tourism boss has lashed out at a Sunshine Coast organisation over scapegoat claims.

Sat 6 Jan 2018

Historical milestone for Mooloolaba cruise company

Historical milestone for Mooloolaba cruise company

FOR the first time in seven years a Mooloolaba based cruise company has taken tourists to see a historic landmark in Antarctica.

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