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Six of the best: Australian lighthouses

Charm, seclusion and spectacular views define Australia's top lighthouse destinations.

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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.

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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.

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Inside Australia's first Tune Hotel

Tune Hotel Melbourne

Take a look inside the first Tune Hotel in Australia, on Swanston St in Melbourne. The Tune Hotel chain, an offshoot of low-cost carrier AirAsia, applies a 'budget airline' approach to its rooms,...

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

Melbourne Aquarium officially relaunches as SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.

Melbourne Aquarium officially launches as SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium after a five-month, $8 million refurbishment.

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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.

Werribee Zoo turns 30

Jarrah the lioness celebrates Werribee Zoo's  30th birthday.

Some of Werribee Zoo's much loved residents celebrated the zoo's 30th birthday on Tuesday. The Open Range Zoo first opened to the public in 1983 and has welcomed more than 5 million visitors over the...

Baw Baw's snow (and visitors) keep falling

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Ski lifts are expected to close despite bumper snow fall during the past week, and businesses are getting hot-headed over losing money.

Great Aussie holiday homes

Campbell Point House, is an extraordinary private estate, set on 15 Ha (37 acres approx) on the banks of Lake Connewarre, Leopold.

Want to escape to a great Aussie holiday house? Check out these 20 properties from Stayz www.stayz.com.au to fulfill your holiday dream.

Dog sledding in dinner plain

Dog sledding in Dinner Plain.

Dog sledding in dinner plain

The Great Ocean Walk

Bothfeet walking lodge located in Victoria offers two walks The Twelve Apostles walk(52k) and the great Ocean walk(100k).Wreck beach.
18th of april 2013
Photo: Jacky Ghossein

Andrew Taylor and photographer Jacky Ghossein walk the rugged coastal splendour of the Great Ocean Walk.

Caravan love: on the road

Cute retro van or palace on wheels? Choose your own adventure in The Melbourne Magazine June travel issue.

Face lift for Kryal Castle

Knights joust at Kryal Castle which is being reopened as a medievel tourism center.
28th February 2013.
Photo by Jason South

Kryal Castle, outside Ballarat, was built in the 1970s. Built as a mediaeval-style tourist attraction, it has been through various incarnations - including as a venue for rave parties.

Up, up and away at Avalon Airshow

Avalon Airshow media call. (Breitling Wingwalkers) 22 February 2013.
The Age NEWS. Photo:EDDIE JIM.

A sneak preview of what to expect at the 2013 Australian International Airshow at Avalon. On display include the RAAF C-17A Globemaster, the Breitling Wingwalkers, and Otto the Helicopter.

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Frankston's sand sculptures

Frankston sand sculptures

Frankston is Australia's home of sand sculpting. This year the exhibition on Frankston's shore, 'Under the Sea', drew professional sculptors from all over the world.

Seahorses at the Melbourne Aquarium

PENNY STEPHENS

Melbourne Aquarium has unveiled a new exhibit which features bright, weird and wonderful species from the Seahorse family.

Friendly fish

Blue Groper.

Nearly 400 divers and snorkelers have spent the past two weeks discovering whether or not there really are plenty more fish in the sea - by counting them.

City loop by water

World Trade Centre taxi service will be running on the Yarra - with Hamish Turner at the wheel of 'Grower'.  With the city backdrop.  The Age. Photo: Angela Wylie. November 30 2012.

Age photographer Angela Wylie takes a ride on Melbourne's first city loop water taxi. The historic wooden boat, The Grower carries 43 passengers and will commence service September 1, linking WTC...

Great Ocean Road Anniversary

Great ocean Road construction workers

2012 marks the 80th Anniversary of the construction of Victoria's Great Ocean Road.

Australia's top 10 hotel spas

Hotel spas

In this era of jet lag, back-to-back meetings and 24-hour technology, the hotel spa has never been more important to the global business traveller. Here are top of the best.