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  • Schoolies beware: risky behaviour can void travel insurance
    [source]Thousands of Year 12 graduates will travel to South-East Asia for their Schoolies trip without the protection of travel insurance, according to new research from Smartraveller and Understand Insurance.The poll, conducted by Quantum Market Research, shows one in five young Australians head to SE Asia without insurance. And 75 per cent of young travellers engage […]
  • Airlie Beach Festival of Music goes green from 2018.
    For the first time in its six-year history, the event will be plastic bag-free, straw-free and offering re-usable bottles and cups.Festival co-ordinator Ellie Hanlon said these initiatives were a natural progression for an event that took place in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef."At the ticket office last year, everyone was asking for plastic […]
  • Lonely Planet First-Ever Travel Atlas
    *205 Maps *195 Countries *One Inspirational Planning ToolLonely Planet, the world's leading guidebook publisher, has released its first-ever dedicated atlas - a collection of Lonely Planet's own cartography that covers much of the world and presents thousands of sights, experiences and itineraries.Lonely Planet's The Travel Atlas is the ultimate cartographic companion for globetrotters. Combining unparalleled […]
  • What's New On Queensland's Eateries
    Open your heart and your palate! There's a degustation menu of new restaurants a mile long in Queensland that will put the battle back into the bulge.Ballandean Estate launches At Our TableQueensland's oldest family-owned and operated winery on the Granite Belt, Ballandean Estate, has launched a weekly event to celebrate family, food and wine with […]
  • World Expeditions launches two 'Off the Grid' Farmstay Experiences with Jon and Suzy Muir
    Adventure and sustainability collided in the life of Jon Muir, one of Australia's greatest living adventurers, leading him from his incredible, self-sufficient expeditions to a sustainable lifestyle in rural Victoria and a new World Expeditions' farmstay experience offers a unique opportunity to share his unique, "off the grid" lifestyle.World Expeditions has launched a new five […]

Japan’s cherry blossom season on Norwegian Jewel

Japan’s cherry blossom season on Norwegian Jewel With Japan’s cherry blossom season fast approaching this March and April, travellers keen to discover the country’s unique mix of ancient sites and distinctive modern cities can book a holiday of a lifetime aboard Norwegian Jewel.…

Incredible Arctic Odyssey aboard a classic three-masted schooner.

Incredible Arctic Odyssey aboard a classic three-masted schooner. #expeditioncruising . Relive the glory days of exploration and discovery under sail with this exceptional journey aboard a classic gaff-rigged, three-masted, topsail schooner. In July next year, the magnificent 56m, 33-berth Rembrandt van Rijn sets sail from Svalbard…

Voyage of the Week: Embrace the Charm of Northern Europe with Silversea

Voyage of the Week: Embrace the Charm of Northern Europe with Silversea Embrace the undeniable charm of Northern Europe as you sail through some of the regions’ most regal and historic ports on a 12 day voyage aboard Silversea’s ultra-luxury vessel, Silver Whisper. Departing from Stockholm, Sweden, on 27…

Hotels.com deal of the week: Rydges Fremantle

Hotels.com deal of the week: Rydges Fremantle #traveldeals Esplanade Hotel Fremantle – by Rydges, Fremantle Save 20% on your stay Visit Hotels.com for more details or call ‎1800 687 236‎ Esplanade Hotel Fremantle – by Rydges, Fremantle 4.5* Save 20% on your stay…

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