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Brisbane Travel Guide

Brisbane Travel Guide

This popular tourist destination on the coast of Moreton Bay, the Coral Sea, and the Brisbane River is a fantastic place for a holiday with all of the sandy beaches to enjoy. The temperatures stay in the 60s all year long, so the weather is always perfect although November through April are the warmest months. […]

Romance Me Whitsundays – Top 10 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Romance Me Whitsundays – Top 10 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Stuck for a gift idea for Valentine’s Day? Couples looking for a romantic escape will find a range of choices in the Whitsundays, the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. From the stunning, naturally formed coral reef in the shape of a love heart, to a romantic weekend away at an island resort, to sailing, […]

Whitsunday Segway Tours in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach

Whitsunday Segway Tours in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach

The Whitsundays has a brand new, land based tourism experience. Whitsunday Segway Tours commenced operations in December with tours operating in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach’s scenic Bicentennial Boardwalk. Owner Zak Kelly said he was excited to launch the business which had been almost two years in the planning. WST – Conway […]

Whitsunday Segway Tours in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach

Whitsunday Segway Tours in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach

The Whitsundays has a brand new, land based tourism experience. Whitsunday Segway Tours commenced operations in December with tours operating in the Conway National Park and along Airlie Beach’s scenic Bicentennial Boardwalk. Owner Zak Kelly said he was excited to launch the business which had been almost two years in the planning. WST – Conway […]

Queensland iconic train, Sunlander, to retire after 60 years

Queensland iconic train, Sunlander, to retire after 60 years

Robyn Williams and Jennifer Purse will ring in the new year aboard the Sunlander during its final journey from Brisbane to Cairns and back. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Queensland’s Sunlander train will start the final run of its 61-year history from Brisbane on Sunday. The train will depart for Cairns from Brisbane’s Roma Street station […]

Queensland iconic train, Sunlander, to retire after 60 years

Queensland iconic train, Sunlander, to retire after 60 years

Robyn Williams and Jennifer Purse will ring in the new year aboard the Sunlander during its final journey from Brisbane to Cairns and back. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Queensland’s Sunlander train will start the final run of its 61-year history from Brisbane on Sunday. The train will depart for Cairns from Brisbane’s Roma Street station […]

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort – Double Win at the Queensland Tourism Awards

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort – Double Win at the Queensland Tourism Awards

It was a double celebration at the 30th Annual Queensland Tourism Awards Gala Ceremony on Friday night when Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort won the highly contested Steve Irwin Award for Ecotourism and Managing Director Peter Gash was awarded the Marie Watson-Blake Award for Outstanding Contribution by an Individual. Peter was visibly emotional when accepting […]

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort – Double Win at the Queensland Tourism Awards

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort – Double Win at the Queensland Tourism Awards

It was a double celebration at the 30th Annual Queensland Tourism Awards Gala Ceremony on Friday night when Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort won the highly contested Steve Irwin Award for Ecotourism and Managing Director Peter Gash was awarded the Marie Watson-Blake Award for Outstanding Contribution by an Individual. Peter was visibly emotional when accepting […]

First Turtle Arrives on Bundaberg Beaches

First Turtle Arrives on Bundaberg Beaches

It is an exciting time for residents of the coastal Queensland town of Bundaberg with the arrival of the first turtle of the season on Mon Repos beach this week. The first turtle tracks were sighted on Sunday evening by rangers and trained volunteers and it wasn’t long before a clutch of 77 eggs were […]

First Turtle Arrives on Bundaberg Beaches

First Turtle Arrives on Bundaberg Beaches

It is an exciting time for residents of the coastal Queensland town of Bundaberg with the arrival of the first turtle of the season on Mon Repos beach this week. The first turtle tracks were sighted on Sunday evening by rangers and trained volunteers and it wasn’t long before a clutch of 77 eggs were […]