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Thu 1 Apr 2021

Gold Coast goes far deeper than its glitzy image

Gold Coast goes far deeper than its glitzy image

From the glammed-up north to the sleepier south, or somewhere in between, the Gold Coast is a hotspot for visitors from around the country and around the world.

Fliers snap up half price seats

Premium Content Fliers snap up half price seats

It’s a traveller’s dream as 800,000 half-price airfares to 15 Australian destinations have dropped. Here’s how to grab the best deals.

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Why a Qantas drinks trolley means the world to me

Premium Content Why a Qantas drinks trolley means the world to me

As the vaccine rolls out and the world looks ahead, Joel Creasey can’t wait to get on an international flight again.

Mon 29 Mar 2021

New COVID airline rules: How they affect you

Premium Content New COVID airline rules: How they affect you

From temperature checks to multiple masks and pre-flight tests, this is how air travel has changed around the world.

Sat 27 Mar 2021

New flight route takes top spot

Premium Content New flight route takes top spot

Sun-starved Victorian holiday makers have shaken up the nation’s busiest air routes, crowning a new favourite as the Melbourne-Sydney run tumbles down the rankings.

Fri 26 Mar 2021

Why now’s the best time to book that flight

Why now’s the best time to book that flight

Domestic airfares are the lowest they’ve been in years. As airlines work hard to woo us back, here are the routes where you’ll save the most money.

Jetstar launches massive 12-hour flight sale with $20 flights

Jetstar launches massive 12-hour flight sale with $20...

In a one-day sale that starts this morning, Jetstar will slash domestic fares to just $20. Here’s the catch to snagging your tickets.

Thu 25 Mar 2021

Victoria to allow international flights again

Victoria to allow international flights again

International flights will be allowed to return in a state six weeks after it was stopped due to a coronavirus outbreak at a quarantine hotel.

One thing foreign tourists will do to come to Australia

Premium Content One thing foreign tourists will do to come to Australia

As Australia remains the envy of the world over our handling of the pandemic, international tourists are offering up proactive reasons as to why they should be allowed...

Wed 24 Mar 2021

Rex challenges Qantas on key route

Premium Content Rex challenges Qantas on key route

Rex has fired the latest shot in its war with Qantas, announcing new Sydney-Canberra flights.

Un-fare: Law failing travellers during COVID-19

Premium Content Un-fare: Law failing travellers during COVID-19

Travel agents are successfully appealing legal victories by their customers, with experts saying the much-vaunted Australian Consumer Law has failed to deliver.

Tue 23 Mar 2021

Ardern says more time needed for NZ travel bubble

Premium Content Ardern says more time needed for NZ travel bubble

Australians will have to wait to find out when they can fly to NZ without quarantining as Jacinda Ardern confirms the travel bubble.

Mon 22 Mar 2021

Virgin slashes flight prices for seven days

Premium Content Virgin slashes flight prices for seven days

Virgin Australia will slash prices on business class and economy tickets to popular destinations in a massive, week-long sale.

Sun 21 Mar 2021

Flood rescue as more roads close due to floodwater

Premium Content Flood rescue as more roads close due to floodwater

Continued heavy rain can cause flash flooding on roads, and there may not be warning signs in place.

Bad weather causes havoc to XPT service

Premium Content Bad weather causes havoc to XPT service

Planning a train trip soon? You should check the status of your service as heavy rain and flooding has caused changes.

Sat 20 Mar 2021

Back soon or banned? Travel not back to normal before 2025

Premium Content Back soon or banned? Travel not back to normal before 2025

When will international travel start to return and which countries will we be able to visit first? Experts tell us the destinations set to come back sooner.

Thu 18 Mar 2021

Aus-NZ travel bubble to begin within weeks

Premium Content Aus-NZ travel bubble to begin within weeks

A decision on a quarantine-free, Trans-Tasman travel bubble will soon be made, with the arrangement set to begin in just a few weeks time.

Sat 13 Mar 2021

Airline boss confident demand will take off

Premium Content Airline boss confident demand will take off

Looking beyond China to emerging tourism markets is one of two key elements to the future growth of the Far North’s tourism sector.

Fri 12 Mar 2021

Dual-cab ute has the attributes to drag Jeep back into favour

Premium Content Dual-cab ute has the attributes to drag Jeep back into...

The hardcore dual-cab Jeep Gladiator Rubicon looks like a Tonka truck and can  handle the toughest of terrain.

‘Maggots in the coffee’: Daydream Island savaged by reviews

Premium Content ‘Maggots in the coffee’: Daydream Island savaged by reviews

Holidays on Daydream Island have been painted as real-life nightmares by travellers leaving horror reviews about the high-profile Queensland resort.

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