Travel News

    Just say the word: Holiday hordes at our gates

    Premium Content Just say the word: Holiday hordes at our gates

    Southerners book Qld holidays in anticipation of eased restrictions

    How a Calen cane farm became a tourist hotspot

    Premium Content How a Calen cane farm became a tourist hotspot

    Owner Karinda Anderson: ‘We’re getting 18 to 20 vans a week, sometimes a night’

    Grim new date for overseas travel

    Grim new date for overseas travel

    UN forecast international tourism bounce-back more likely in 2022

    Guides

      PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

      Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

      Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

      AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

      VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

      All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

      GYMPIE Girl Guides celebrated 90 years of Guiding achievements across the Gympie district last Saturday at the Jacana Hut.

      Guiding gala day in Gympie

      Gympie girl guides celebrate their 90th birthday in style.

      Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

      Premium Content 10 common snakes and how to identify them

      Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

      Tourism

        Anticipation is building for the custom-built, three-level pontoon with underwater accommodation on the Great Barrier Reef

        Premium Content Room with a view: How you could get a job working on reef

        Anticipation is building for the custom-built, three-level pontoon with underwater...

        A perverted tourist travelling around Australia funded his trip by selling child pornography on Tumblr, Snapchat and Instagram.

        Tourist funded Aussie holiday selling child porn

        Belgian tourist who funded Aussie holiday selling child porn gets jail

        A giant site in the Gold Coast Hinterland will be redeveloped to a “major” new project under a bold plan to bring tourists to the region.

        Premium Content Plans for ‘major’ redevelopment of Hinterland site

        Gold Coast development: ‘Major' new eco-parkland planned for Hinterland site

        Bad news for Aussies itching to travel overseas. Qantas says we will be unlikely to be able to fly to the UK or US until the “end of 2021”.

        Flights to UK, US unlikely for another year

        Flights to UK, US unlikely for another year, Qantas says