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Terminally ill Perth dad's bucket-list trip ends with family stuck in Bali

Terminally ill Perth dad's bucket-list trip ends with family stuck in Bali

Duncan Turner and his partner booked the trip to create precious memories for their daughter. But a health crisis while they were away resulted in disaster.

  • by Daile Cross

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Sydney woman 'on honeymoon' detained in Bali
Air travel

Sydney woman 'on honeymoon' detained in Bali

An Australian woman who flew to Bali for her honeymoon says she was detained after being accused of being a journalist, and has now been deported back to Sydney.

  • by Pallavi Singhal
Intrepid Travel: From backpackers to Australia's biggest B Corp
Travel

Intrepid Travel: From backpackers to Australia's biggest B Corp

Geoff Manchester hasn't lost the travel bug over the years.

  • by Cara Waters
A room with a view: how you could spend more than $1000 on Brisbane's fanciest homestays
Holidays

A room with a view: how you could spend more than $1000 on Brisbane's fanciest homestays

Feel like a weekend escape? Might be time to dig out the credit card.

  • by Lucy Stone
Why more Australians are opting for holidays without their phones
Holidays

Why more Australians are opting for holidays without their phones

In Australia, where connectivity in remote places is a challenge, the digital detox holiday may be a building block in the design of engaged, intimate holidays.

  • by Philip Lovell Pearce & Li Jing
Who goes camping in the winter school holidays? You'd be surprised
Holidays

Who goes camping in the winter school holidays? You'd be surprised

Yes it's cold, but winter campers enjoy deserted beaches, open fires and discount site prices. 

  • by Carolyn Webb
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Tim the Yowie Man’s top tips to get the kids outdoors this winter
Canberra

Tim the Yowie Man’s top tips to get the kids outdoors this winter

Here are seven reasons to drag the kids away from their screens and into the great outdoors these school holidays.

  • by Tim the Yowie Man
Theatre, ice skating and Star Wars: Your June-July 2018 school holiday guide
Brisbane

Theatre, ice skating and Star Wars: Your June-July 2018 school holiday guide

Brisbane is the place to be for the winter school holidays, with a host of great theatre and circus shows, adventures, museum fun, workshops, classes and more.

  • by Must Do Brisbane
Watch out Europe. Winter is coming. And so are the Australians
Opinion
Opinion

Watch out Europe. Winter is coming. And so are the Australians

In recent years, the annual exodus has reached staggering proportions. So have the accompanying social media posts.

  • by Emma Betty
Public holidays: why we need two more
Opinion
Opinion

Public holidays: why we need two more

The second Monday in July should be declared national “Smartphone Day” – on which workers are compensated for the hours lost to the darned devices.

  • by Jessica Irvine
Snoring neighbours 'ruined' cruise ship holiday, man claims
Holidays

Snoring neighbours 'ruined' cruise ship holiday, man claims

A Brisbane tribunal has dismissed a man's appeal against a cruise ship company after he claimed his holiday was 'ruined' by noisy neighbours.

  • by Lucy Stone