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Fri 15 Jan 2021

The mega sharks lurking off our coastline

Premium Content The mega sharks lurking off our coastline

Laura, Shayna, Sero, Alan and Hannah Marie have been roaming the Mackay and Whitsunday coastline. Thankfully Gareth and Grizz have gone on holidays.

127k Aussies have gone overseas since COVID hit

Premium Content 127k Aussies have gone overseas since COVID hit

As 37,000 Aussies remain trapped overseas with hopes to soon return to our shores, new data reveals more than 127,000 have left the country since the coronavirus crisis...

Thu 14 Jan 2021

New push for travel bubble with tropical paradise

Premium Content New push for travel bubble with tropical paradise

A popular international tourist destination is lobbying hard to kickstart a travel bubble with Australia.

Tue 12 Jan 2021

FIFO travel restricted to prevent COVID entering mines

Premium Content FIFO travel restricted to prevent COVID entering mines

About 60 per cent fewer workers will travel to regional Queensland from the Greater Brisbane area this week

How you can get $$$ for your community project

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Tourism recovery projects will be a priority in this round of funding.

Mon 11 Jan 2021

NZ passport no longer most powerful

NZ passport no longer most powerful

New Zealand has lost its claim to having the world’s most powerful passport after a shift in the global ranking put a new country on top.

Sat 9 Jan 2021

Australia introduces new mask rule

Australia introduces new mask rule

Anyone attempting to travel to Australia will need to test negative to COVID-19, while passengers on all flights will be required to wear a mask.

Fri 8 Jan 2021

COVID super strain may result in tougher travel restrictions

COVID super strain may result in tougher travel restrictions

Pre-flight testing could be among a raft of beefed-up measures facing travellers in a bid to protect Australia against a super strain of coronavirus.

Thu 7 Jan 2021

You can take your car to Tasmania for free - here's how

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Tasmania’s tourism industry is being given a $6 million shot in the arm by a federal subsidy which will allow tourists to bring their cars for free.

Wed 6 Jan 2021

State’s stinging rebuke of Qantas’ holiday plans

Premium Content State’s stinging rebuke of Qantas’ holiday plans

Queensland has shot down moves to relax the state’s hotel quarantine laws amid a bold push to send Aussies on global holidays within months.

Travel baron’s tip on when we’ll be jetting off again

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As Qantas restarts long-haul flights, a entrepreneur has revealed when he expects international travel to resume.

‘Back with bells on’ but big changes are coming to cruising

Premium Content ‘Back with bells on’ but big changes are coming to cruising

Cruise ships could return to Queensland within months, but there will be new guidelines for our post-pandemic age. See the route and rules.

Tue 5 Jan 2021

WATCH: Cedar Creek Falls jumpers risk injury and death

Premium Content WATCH: Cedar Creek Falls jumpers risk injury and death

WARNING: Doctors at Proserpine Hospital have already treated one person this year for a spinal injury

Qantas now selling overseas flights

Qantas now selling overseas flights

International travel is returning sooner than expected, with Qantas reopening bookings for overseas flights, including to the US and UK.

Mon 4 Jan 2021

‘We feel free’: Melbourne holidaymakers enjoy GC

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While locations across Australia are battling COVID-19 outbreaks, Surfers Paradise was booming on Sunday with tourists catching some sun, sales and surf.

Wed 30 Dec 2020

REVEALED: Why U-turns are off limits on new highway

Premium Content REVEALED: Why U-turns are off limits on new highway

Missed the exit on the new Pacific Motorway and wondering whether you can use those emergency bays to get back to where you were going?

Sun 27 Dec 2020

Find a fortune and have fun fossicking around CQ

Premium Content Find a fortune and have fun fossicking around CQ

‘Get out and support our regional communities and explore our state’s natural beauty,”

Gladstone ‘gems’ to explore these holidays

Premium Content Gladstone ‘gems’ to explore these holidays

The gateway to the Southern Great Barrier Reef offers spectacular sights for all ages from the mountains to the sea.

Sat 26 Dec 2020

Luxury rentals empty as tourists ditch iconic holiday spot

Premium Content Luxury rentals empty as tourists ditch iconic holiday spot

Nervous Sydneysiders have cancelled around 17 per cent of their Christmas bookings to Noosa.

Boom to bust: How Bali has changed forever

Premium Content Boom to bust: How Bali has changed forever

A very different island awaits Aussies returning to Bali, with swathes of restaurants, cafes, day spas, cafes and nightclubs closed for good.

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