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Time stopped the minute we walked through the door. Set in an acre of 140 year-old gardens, Vacy Hall is a charming boutique hotel located in inner city Toowoomba.  Built in 1873, Vacy Hall is set in over an acre of beautiful...
Australia Zoo - the ultimate wildlife experience An hour north of Brisbane, on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, you will find the infamous Australia Zoo.  It's the ultimate wildlife experience showcasing our extraordinary Australian wildlife. Steve and Terri Irwin's vision has always been to make...
Australian strine is alive and well. Australian strine is a unique variant of the English language originating from the English, Irish or Scottish languages of our first settlers or from our own Australian origins. Australia is a nation of many cultures.  Many...
A roadtrip from Darwin to Adelaide is the ultimate travel experience! Arguably, travelling from Darwin to Adelaide (or vice versa) is arguably the best Aussie road trip you will ever do. The Stuart Highway south from the Northern Territory into South Australia is one...
Get the most out of your Down Under adventure. Are you planning to visit Australia?  There are a number of things you need to know before you head Down Under. Have you been dreaming of an Aussie adventure?  Do you want...
Have you ever been a tourist in your own home town? Perhaps you are already a Staycation expert?  With the rising costs of airfares and holiday accommodation, the ‘stay-at-home’ vacation has become more popular with travelers .. or, non travelers! ...
It's the 'unknown factor' that piques our interest. Get the facts about crocodiles before you visit Australia. These reptiles are deceptive, sneaky and unpredictable.  No wonder the crocodile is our longest surviving prehistoric creature. The world’s largest reptile is the estuarine...
Forget that “toss a shrimp on the Barbie” pitch ... Australian foods are so much more than the much touted Aussie Barbecue – yes, we do BBQ as well but we have more to offer in the culinary space than...
Where, when and how to plan a trip to Australia Planning a trip to Australia?  Here's the where, when and how to make sure this is your best trip ever. This year is shaping up as a bumper year to visit Australia...
So you want to explore the Top End? Do the Top End with our favourite 6 day 'quick visit' itinerary.  It's a surefire way to jam-pack your short stay with the very best Top End experiences and take home a...

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