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Beach Holidays in Queensland

Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday Island ... rated Australia's best.

Queensland

Why Australia's best beach is still a mystery

Craig Platt It's rated the best beach in Australia and the fifth best in the world, but scientists can't explain it.

Australia

Great Barrier Reef, Queensland: Shore Excursion

Coral Princess II at Pelorus Island.

Jane E Fraser Sydneysiders Don and Sue Burnett visit a near-deserted island in northern Australia.

Australia

Summer is coming: Australia's best beach towns

Backpacker haven is all grown up ... Airlie Beach, Queensland.

Ute Junker With summer just around the corner, Ute Junker leaves no grain of sand unturned in her guide to the best beach towns on Australia's east coast.

Queensland

Back into the blue

Aerial view of Great Barrier Reef, Cairns.

Jane E. Fraser takes a trip to the tropics and falls in love all over again.

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Photo galleries

Photos

World's best beaches

Whitehaven Beach, Whitsundays.

Take a look at the best beaches in the world, as named by TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice awards.

Fraser Island and Hervey Bay

Tourists pose in Lake McKenzie

The Wide Bay region is ideal for a weekend getaway.

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Travellers Tips

Tips

Caught in a rip-off

Beware ... a beachside holiday may turn into a hassle.

There are pitfalls to watch out for with holiday rental bonds, writes Jane E. Fraser.

Map of Queensland

Travel News

Traveller deals: Abu Dhabi discounts

St Regis Abu Dhabi entrance

JULIETTA JAMESON | Stop over at one of Abu Dhabi's most luxurious hotels for 45 per cent less.

Orpheus Island resort takes luxury to another level

JULIETTA JAMESON | Orpheus Island Beach Resort on the Great Barrier Reef has just opened its newly renovated South Suites.

Deals of the week: Cruising goes half price

EDITED BY JULIETTA JAMESON | Ambling from Scandinavia to sunny Miami, this 47-night cruise package is now almost half price.

Traveller letters: Understand how a cash passport card works

I purchased a cash passport card and have widely used it throughout Europe.

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