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Launceston & Tamar Valley

Stately surrounds ... the dining room at Woolmers Estate.

Tasmania

Lessons in good manors

Sam Vincent tours key estates where guests stay in heritage surrounds that date to the early days of settlement.

Tasmania

Fiery spectacular

Hazards Beach, Tasmania

Guy Wilkinson joins the A-listers making a beeline for the south.

Tasmania

24 hours in Launceston

From ghost tours to fine dining, and feeling like a kid again, Louise Southerden finds plenty to enjoy.

Driving holiday

Jack's Point golf course near Queenstown, New Zealand.

Craig Tansley looks at the best golf courses you can play this summer in Australia and New Zealand.

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