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Tasmania

Treasures: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Tasmania

Tasmania Museum and Art Gallery: a new gal's in town

Louise Goldsbury A celebration of the colonial era runs deep through modern Hobart, writes Louise Goldsbury.

TAS

Tasmania tour: Paradise on a pedestal

Art of nature trip, Tasmania.

Andrew Bain visits Tasmania's Freycinet Peninsula on a three-day guided walk that combines art, the outdoors and fine food.

Tasmania

From ruin to renown

A historic Hobart pile has been restored to its former glory, writes Mal Chenu.

Bargains

Get going: the cycle of your life

BELINDA JACKSON Explore Victoria's Wilderness Coast on a four-day cycling tour from Mallacoota to Cape Conran.

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Special features

Australia

Best of Australia: 50 unforgettable adventures

Blue Mountains

Fifty of our greatest Australian adventures - wonderful in the true sense of the word.

Australia

Australia's top five secret beaches

Sawyers Bay, Flinders Island

From coast to coast and top to tip, Lee Atkinson names five great Aussie beaches that you're likely to have all to yourself.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Twenty-six top Australian holiday spots

Ben Groundwater, in honour of our national day, has pinpointed 26 persuasive reasons to choose a home grown holiday next time.

Photos

The hottest bars in the coolest neighbourhoods

Limes Hotel roof bar.

Around Australia's cities, take a look at the hottest bars to enjoy a drink in the coolest neighbourhoods.

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Travellers Tips

Travel tips

All the buzz on a budget

Phra Nang beach, Krabi. Thailand.

From Hobart to Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Groundwater picks the new year's best affordable breaks.

Tips

A note from mum for a family field trip

Not so average ... travel companies are catering for more than just two adults and two kids.

Jane E. Fraser The costs and crowds during school holidays make it tempting for parents to take children out of class to travel during term time.

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Map of Tasmania

Travel News

Teen survives stowaway flight drama

Rough around the edges ... Hawaiian Airlines.

4:27pm | The FBI says a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

US Supreme Court: Airline can drop annoying frequent flier

1:23pm | The US Supreme Court decided unanimously Wednesday that an airline had the right to dump a frequent flier who complained too much.

New Zealand lifts visa ban on Nigella Lawson

10:06am | Nigella Lawson has been granted special permission to work in New Zealand after being blocked from travelling to the United States for using cocaine.

Chhatrapati Shivaji International: Mumbai's new T2 airport terminal doubles as art museum

8:54am | Travellers passing through the new T2 at Mumbai Airport can enjoy a bit of art while they wait for their flight.

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