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As bushfires continue to impact parts of Australia, the Great Barrier Reef remains safe to visit — and tourism remains an important part of the local... Read More

A hidden universe of spectacular marine life awaits under the surface and above a 1,400-mile stretch of Australia’s northeastern coastline. Listed as a... Read More

You’re high up and behind the wheel of a four-wheel-drive vehicle, built for adventure. A seemingly endless jungle is to your left, while on your right... Read More

Although Brisbane has been a traditional jumping-off point to the Great Barrier Reef, the Queensland capital is a destination in its own right, with a... Read More

Queensland has defied its laid-back reputation lately with a flurry of hotel activity—more than a dozen new ones or renovations have opened in less than... Read More

This article originally appeared on you're in the market for a new job and happen to have a thing for garlic bread, you might... Read More

Four Australian kids went on the adventure of a lifetime over the weekend, stealing their family’s car and taking off on a 600-mile road trip.The kids,... Read More

If visiting the Great Barrier Reef is on your bucket list, you might as well do it in style. And nothing is more stylish than a stay on the reef’s... Read More

Traveling to the Antipodes can be like visiting another planet. (The Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed throughout New Zealand, after all.) The rural,... Read More

Sydney and Melbourne dominated the list of the best hotels in Australia and New Zealand this year — no surprise, as the friendly rivals offer a variety... Read More

On Thursday, a Jetstar flight from Australia's Gold Coast to Adelaide had to patiently wait out a delay. Though there was nothing wrong with the plane... Read More

August arrives with the feeling that summer is moving along too quickly, or for some who don’t enjoy the hot weather of their hometowns, too slowly. In... Read More

For non-diving travelers who want to see all the treasures the Great Barrier Reef has to offer, Uber is making dreams come true. The company, in... Read More

A suspicious bag found on the baggage carousel shut down Brisbane International Airport in Australia on Wednesday. The black duffle bag had the words ... Read More

This story originally appeared on Two Australian paramedics who honored a dying woman’s final wish to go to the beach one last time have... Read More

The family of the late Steve Irwin announced their return to Animal Planet Wednesday, 11 years after his death.Discovery Communications... Read More

One would think that all the secrets lurking inside the Great Barrier Reef, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, would have been long... Read More

As the saying goes, when one door closes, another opens — and Gavel the dog is living proof.Gavel, a pure-bred German Shepherd, was on his way to... Read More

You can make your avocado toast at home and save a few bucks, treat yourself to fancy avocado toast at a restaurant or café...or you can buy this house... Read More

If you thought dining and dashing was easy, you've never met 33-year-old Terry Peck. The aspiring rapper recently ate a truly next-level amount of... Read More

Surfers are no strangers to the occasional dolphin sighting. As normalized as that may be, however, you would think getting body-slammed by a... Read More

Pinterest is home to some of the most inspirational travel plans — you can't make it very far without running into a "Wanderlust Travel" or "Bucket List... Read More

If you’re headed to Australia, there’s no shortage of attractions to compete for your attention.Whether you’re watching the sun set over the Sydney... Read More

This story originally appeared on The coral bleaching that struck the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia earlier... Read More

Australia’s bills are some of the most beautiful currency in the world, and Queen Elizabeth II and other British Royals are the only individual who... Read More

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