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Cruises in Australia

Cruising

The Cruise Director: rocking the boat

Sally Macmillan Music fans are in for a treat this year, so whatever your taste there's a cruise to suit.

Cruising

Short & sweet

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Sally Macmillan There are short cruises to suit every type of traveller, writes Sally Macmillan.

Cruising

The Cruise Director: ahoy solo cruisers

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Sally Macmillan More ocean and river cruise lines are reducing or waiving the single supplement.

Thursday Island

Shore excursion: One fine day

Jane E Fraser Keen expedition cruiser Rick Cooper, of Noosa, steps through Australian history in the north of Queensland.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Cruising the Kimberley

Cruising the spectacular Kimberley on board the Orion.

Giant ocean liners arrive in Sydney

The Queen Elizabeth, front, and the Queen Mary 2 pass the Opera House as they enter Sydney Harbour

The Queen Mary 2 led the Queen Elizabeth into the harbour after they met off Sydney Heads.

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Travellers Tips

Tips

Years go up, price goes down

Tourists couple Portugal beach

You don't have to act your age on holiday but, as Jane E. Fraser explains, admitting it can bring benefits.

Tips

Travel bargains in the downturn: from gloom to boom

What crisis? ... Hawaii is among the destinations attracting more visitors.

Savvy travellers are finding destinations and holiday options that offer great value for tight budgets.

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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