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Drives in Queensland

A family panning in the river at Rubyvale.

Australia

Queensland road trip: Get your kicks on the other Route 66

Andrew Bain Andrew Bain takes the highway running along the Tropic of Capricorn in central Queensland and finds plenty of surprises along the way.

Kitchen sink inclusive

Motorhome at Alum Mountain caravan park, Bulahdelah.

Nervous breakdown territory, or bonding time? Rachel Browne takes a punt on a motorhome.

NSW

Alternative therapy

Green outlook ... the view from Pinnacle Lookout, Border Ranges National Park.

Debbie Neilson-Hunter sets off on the Rainforest Way - seven touring routes that link NSW and Queensland.

Simpson Desert

Dune riders

Sand swell ... the Simpson Desert has the longest network of parallel sand dunes in the world.

Ainslie MacGibbon sets out with bravado and a shovel on a slow desert crossing.

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Tripologist

Diversionary tactics on the long ride north

Tripologist We plan to drive from Sydney to the Gold Coast in mid-December with our two children. Can you suggest some good stopping points along the way?

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Travel News

Bali's Seminyak gets more glam

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JULIETTA JAMESON | Just when you thought Seminyak couldn't get any more glam, along came Double-Six Luxury Hotel Seminyak.

Deals of the week: Lap of luxury

EDITED BY JULIETTA JAMESON | Book two nights at the award-winning luxury retreat Saffire Freycinet and receive a third free.

Fear of flying haunts air travellers after MH17 crash

LAWRENCE MONEY 21 Aug | Recent events have made those people afraid of plane travel more afraid than ever.

Sydney's newest accommodation: Sleep at IKEA

ANNIE DANG 21 Aug | Need a place to stay? Why not spend a night at IKEA for free. You won't even need an Allen key.

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