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Two thousand people had the honour of riding the world's longest waterslide in Auckland. It measures 650 meters long and was open for only two days to raise funds and awareness of depression.
In September 2012, 25,000 people participated in the fitness challenge Tough Mudder, at Glenworth Valley on the Central Coast, north of Sydney.
Each winter dozens of freestyle kayakers descend on a tiny palm-fringed islandon the Nile in Uganda to try out their skills on a single wave, called the Nile Special, or, simply, the Wave.
brisbanetimes.com.au journalist Marissa Calligeros abseils from Brisbane's Story Bridge.
Walk this way to experience some of the least-known yet most exhilarating hikes from the Northern Territory to Nepal.
Take a deep breath, get strapped in and feel the buzz in these heart-pounding experiences, as named by Lonely Planet.
Rio de Janeiro is cracking down on beach behaviour ahead of 2016 Olympics, including banning ball games.
The best places to explore by bicycle: Lonely Planet names the world's 10 best cycling routes.