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
Are you keen to discover some of the best cultural destinations in Australia and New Zealand? Here's a list of 5 top under-the-radar arts and culture hot spots. From amazing sculptures in both the outback and in one of Australia’s prominent wine regions, vibrant festival celebrations
There’s no doubt that walking is the new holiday black, as Aussies set out in ever increasing numbers to get off the grid and explore some of the country’s most stunning natural landscapes under their own steam. Winter is a great time to do a
In the heat of the Australian summer, dreaming is about all you can do when it comes to enjoying a white Christmas. However, increasing numbers of Aussies and Kiwis are also choosing to get festive in the middle of winter. It’s known as Christmas in
In January each year, Tamworth rolls out the red rhinestone-embroidered carpet for the 300,000-or-so visitors and 700 artists that descend on the city for the iconic Tamworth Country Music Festival. The 10-day festival is officially recognised as the second biggest celebration of country music in
Tamworth’s annual Country Music Festival is renowned as a family-friendly event, and there’s plenty on offer throughout the festival to keep all ages entertained. But anytime is a good time to plan a family getaway to this relaxed regional city in northeast New South Wales.
Tamworth may well be renowned as Australia’s capital of country music, but this bustling city in northeast New South Wales’ New England region is also getting quite a name for itself as a dining destination. In fact, the city’s culinary scene could well come as
Want to enjoy a weekend away and a delicious drop of wine without worrying about the nasties? We have you sorted with these top five places to sip and stay across Australia and New Zealand.
With the rise of sustainable agriculture, a number of wineries are
Queenstown is the gateway to Tasmania’s wild and woolly West Coast, and there’s definitely a wild west vibe that emanates from this rugged mining town. We've got the perfect accommodation option for you at the Comfort Inn Gold Rush. Book your stay at ChoiceHotels.com.
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May is a big month for festivals and events across beautiful Queensland. Here are a few of the highlights and why these events should be on your radar if you’re planning a visit to the Sunshine State this month. Book your stay with us at