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Home to the Great Barrier Reef, tropical rainforests and some of Australia's best beaches. There are way too many experiences in Queensland to fit on your bucket list. The Sunshine State is so large you could travel around for years and not see it all. Here are some inspiring ideas to get you started.

Falling in Love With Bats At Tolga Bat Hospital

As a child, I totally loved horror movies, even though they scared me no end. After many a sleepless night, I still couldn’t get...

5 4WD tracks around Brisbane Queensland

Winner of the Australian Society of Travel Writers 2014 Best Travel Book award, Danielle Lancaster, shares five 4WD tracks from her book 4WDTreks Close...

Pacific Whale Foundation Whale Watch in Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay, the whale watching capital of the world, is on the Humpback Highway. Platypus Bay is popular with humpback whales due to its...

Paddle Out for Whales | Hervey Bay Ocean Festival

The Hervey Bay Ocean Festival runs for 10 days in August every year. It offers a jam-packed program celebrating the whale watching season in...

Hervey Bay Whale Parade and Concert

Welcome to Hervey Bay, the whale watching capital of the world. Once a year for 10 glorious days in August, Hervey Bay offers the...

Freedom III Whale Watching in Platypus Bay

From June through to the end of October or early November, humpback whales frequent the eastern Australian waters. Platypus Bay in Hervey Bay is one...

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10 things to do on the sunshine coast

Queensland’s Sunshine Coast stretches from Caloundra to Cooloola. The region to the north of Brisbane is one of Queensland’s top holiday destinations. Think sun-drenched...