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Perth & Surrounds

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Australia

Country holidays: Old MacDonald had a farm stay

Sheriden Rhodes Australia offers a big range of country holidays where city families get get up close and grubby - or stylishly arms-length - with the nation's producer backbone, writes Sheriden Rhodes.

Western Australia

Rendezvous Hotel Perth: Yes, you can forget your toothbrush

Scarborough's Rendezvous has undergone a $60 million transformation.

Candice Barnes It’s been 28 years since Alan Bond unveiled his beachside high-rise hotel, and it’s fair to say it’s seen its ups and downs.

Western Australia

Swanning it out west

swan valley

Perth's Swan Valley is a glorious getaway for foodies, families and fine wine lovers, writes Kerry van der Jagt.

WA

One out of the box

Don Tapa

Fleur Bainger contains herself by the seaside.

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Photo galleries

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.

Ten top Australian islands

Wilson Island

Australia - the world's biggest island - is surrounding by 8222 smaller ones. That's a lot of islands to choose from. Here are ten of the best.

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Travellers Tips

Australia

Hot and happening

Hayman Island.

The carefree days of summer are coming - Lee Atkinson compiles a wish-list of some of the country's best new adventures.

Flight review

Flight review: Qantas 747 jumbo domestic

Qantas 747 jumbo jet nose

Julietta Jameson Delays can't keep a jumbo down on its first domestic flight.

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Travel News

No nudes is bad news for Germany's nudists

Germans will still happily get naked while holidaying in France and Spain, but nudist clubs in their home country are in decline.

5:45pm | Germans still love to bask naked on holidays, but at home the nudist scene is facing a decline.

Australia's greatest ever meal? Top chefs face tourism challenge

CRAIG PLATT 3:09pm | It might be the greatest meal in Australian history, but the general public won't be getting a taste.

Move over Amsterdam: Barcelona becoming Europe's new cannabis capital

10:40am | The opening of hundreds of cannabis clubs have seen Barcelona emerge as a rival to Amsterdam for marijuana users.

Chinese tourism company sues over Transformers: Age of Extinction

9:43am | A Chinese tourism company is suing Paramount Pictures and a producer of the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction saying they had failed to show the company's logo in the movie.

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