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Surfing & Diving

Perfect sunset at Rowley Shoals, west of Broome, Western Australia.

Western Australia

Catch my drift

Fleur Bainger cruises 12 hours west of Broome to one of the world's most pristine marine parks.

Islands

Lost horizons

Cocos Islands.

It’s a seemingly idyllic paradise where the living is so laid-back it creates a dreamlike reality all its own.

Indonesia

'Last paradise on earth' on our doorstep, under threat

Raja Ampat, Papua, Indonesia.

Huts on stilts perch above the coral of the turquoise lagoon, hammocks awaiting a lazy siesta and sunset cocktails. The Indonesian archipelago of Raja Ampat is a living Eden. But for how long?

Mexico

Detour at Yucatan

Tourists walk underneath a pier on Caracol beach in Cancun

Lance Richardson discovers diving caves and a beach cabana beyond the bristling high-rise of Cancun.

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'The last paradise on earth'

Raja Ampat, Papua, Indonesia.

Raja Ampat, a remote pearl of Asia between the Pacific and Indian oceans in eastern Indonesia’s Papua province has remained a closely guarded secret and one of the last frontiers of tourism, known...

Map of Australia

Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 12:05pm | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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