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Weekend Away: The Sheraton, Melbourne

Jane Reddy Jane Reddy enjoys boutique pleasures in a big hotel at The Sheraton, MELBOURNE.

Victoria

Alto on Bourke, Melbourne hotel review: Neutral territory

Alto Hotel on Bourke street

Belinda Jackson One of the city's boutique hotels is staking its claim as one of Australia's greenest hotels, writes Belinda Jackson.

Flight-delay mayhem as Melbourne Airport beset by fog

Fog at Tullamarine, Melbourne disrupts flights

Timna Jacks The sun finally broke through after a morning of mayhem at Tullamarine Airport, as thousands of passengers had their flights delayed, diverted and cancelled due to Melbourne’s unseasonable fog.

Victoria

And the big men fly: Melbourne football weekend

MCG

Mal Chenu Mal Chenu tackles a weekend of footy, fun and even fashion in Melbourne.

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Special features

Luxury

Height of luxury: Australia's top five hotel suites

Sydney Suite, Park Hyatt.

Ute Junker Huge rooms, unsurpassed views, private butlers, even a $9000 toilet - Ute Junker takes a look what Australia's most exclusive hotel suites have to offer.

Photo galleries

Photos

Virgin Australia's lounge in Melbourne Airport

Virgin Australia's latest lounge expansion in Melbourne features an espresso bar with 24 hour barista service, a stand-up wine bar, and a dedicated premium exit.

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

The Backpacker

Sixteen things I've learnt about Melbourne

What's not to love about Melbourne?

The Backpacker I never knew that much about Melbourne. I’d spent a few weekends there in the past, been to a couple of sporting events, drunk in a few bars, but I’d never had the chance to really get to know the...

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.

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Map of Melbourne

Travel News

Delta pilot on wrong taxiway unleashes fury on air-traffic control

Delta Airlines

ABBY PHILLIP 29 Jul | This story from one of the world’s busiest airport might be amusing if it weren’t just slightly horrifying.

Air New Zealand passengers stranded for third night in Honolulu

LAURA WALTERS 4:31pm | Hundreds of Air New Zealand face third night in Hawaii after plane broke down.

Phuket's beach bars, restaurants evicted in clean-up

DONNA DEMAIO 12:37pm | Scores of beach restaurants and clubs disappearing under new rules from military junta.

Passengers rage as child 'defecates in plane seat': report

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 1:14pm | The etiquette of some Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allegedly allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.

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