Australia offers some of the best whale watching opportunities anywhere in the world. During the cooler months, whales move north away from Antarctic waters and up the Australian coastline towards their temperate breeding grounds at higher latitudes. They then turn around and head back down
For those who do like to be beside the seaside (as the song goes), the relaxed coastal hamlet of St Helens in Tassie’s picturesque north-east makes the perfect short break destination. Located an easy two-hour drive from regional hub Launceston, St Helens is actually the
There’s a whole lot of deliciousness going on in the coastal Queensland city of Mackay! The region’s best-known crop is of course sugar cane, but the rich agricultural land and sub-tropical conditions actually produce a vast array of fresh foods, and a paddock-to-plate dining ethos
Hobart is hot as an Aussie travel destination. The Tassie capital effortlessly melds heritage charm with cutting edge culture, and record numbers of visitors can’t get enough of it! If it’s your first visit to the city, here’s a checklist of top things to see
Kids around the country are counting down to the spring school holidays, and now is the time to plan your clan’s getaway. If you’re heading for Perth, Adelaide, Hobart or Canberra, here are some ideas for top things to do, to suit every budget.
The city of Melbourne is many things, among them, a sports-lover’s dream destination. Melburnians support sport with gusto at every level and from a lowly local footy match to a world-class sporting event like the Australian Open or Formula One Grand Prix, you can expect
The end of winter brings warmer weather and that general sense of excitement amongst the smaller members of the family that can only mean one thing: the spring school holidays! They’re a super fun time to get out and about, and if you’re planning a
Bendigo Art Gallery undoubtedly has another well-dressed hit on its hands. Hot on the heels of the hugely successful Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits exhibition, the gallery is revisiting fashion with a celebration of famed Spanish designer Cristóbal Balenciaga.
Recent fashion exhibitions at Bendigo Art
Australia may be a relatively small nation by global standards, but it punches well above its weight in terms of world-class museums, galleries and cultural must-sees. The dreaded ‘cultural cringe’ of the 1900s has been replaced with a tangible sense of pride in our artistic
Flying into Mackay, you just know you’re in Queensland. The turquoise blue water of the Coral Sea sparkling beneath you gradually gives way to long stretches of white sandy beaches and great swathes of emerald green sugar cane fields. Mackay is renowned as the cane