things to do in kununurra
A remote outback town on the banks of the Ord River, Kununurra is closer to the Northern Territory (225km away) than it is to Broome, which is 1000 km driving on the Great Northern Highway. It might be small but there are plenty of interesting things to do in...
cygnet bay pearl farm
Cygnet Bay, hidden away in Western Australia’s Kimberley region, is the location for one of Australia’s rare culinary experiences. The words “rare” and “culinary” don’t usually suggest a low-budget food stop, but the cost of simply reaching this place makes the famous degustation menu at Tetsuya’s in Sydney look...
whale shark exmouth
Standing at the back of the boat as we cruise in deep water off the West Australian coast, I’m on the verge of a panic attack. Ten of us wait nervously for the whale shark that is swimming towards the boat. We shuffle around awkwardly in our flippers, trying not to...
Things to do in Broome 2
With dazzling blue skies and orange-red soil, Broome is vivid and visually compelling. Remote, exotic and intensely colourful, Broome is a feast for the eyes with dazzling blue skies, orange-red soil and striking Boab trees. Gardens grow with ghost gums, palms, frangipani, hibiscus and bougainvillea. The gateway to the...
snorkel snorkeling 8
I’ve been lucky enough to have swum with whale sharks on a couple previous visits to the 604,500ha World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Coast, so today I’m checking out another area highlight: the underwater world of the Muiron Islands (North Muiron and South Muiron), located nine nautical miles north-northeast of Exmouth. It’s...
kimberleys
The landscape of northern Australia's Kimberley region is spectacular. The visual impact of seeing: rocky red cliffs and soaring gorges, lovely sunsets and dramatic rugged coastline with deserted beaches is mesmerising. When looking for Kimberley attractions, where do you start? Not a lot has changed since the time when Australia...

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20 exclusive escapes to impress your partner in Tasmania

Gold Stem facials, private islands and outdoor bathtubs with zillion-dollar views….these are some of the impressive things to do in Tasmania. Or perhaps you’d prefer...
Exclusive Escapes

20 exclusive escapes to impress your partner in Tasmania

Gold Stem facials, private islands and outdoor bathtubs with zillion-dollar views….these are some of the impressive things to do in Tasmania. Or perhaps you’d prefer...
self drive tasmania

Tasmania Road Trip from Hobart to Launceston

A Tasmania road trip offers a taste of the treasures of the Apple Isle. Roads sweep through diverse landscapes of dramatic coastlines, tranquil bushland...
mount wellington

Mount Wellington

It doesn't matter what time of year you're visiting, one of the things to do in Tasmania is to explore Mount Wellington Park. What makes...