Tourism goes green

GUILT FREE HOLIDAY: Thala Beach is situated on replanted sugarcane land, the resort's accommodation is eco-friendly and situated on a private headland where the sea meets the forest.

North Queensland takes eco-tourism to heart - but is it working?

Longest roller coaster zip line

WILD RIDE: Three times the length of any tree-base zip line in the world: The Crazy Rider.

At one-kilometre long and 18-metres high, this is the world's longest roller coaster zip line.

A cure for Harley envy

BORN TO BE MILD: The party rev up their Harleys.

Taking a tour on rural NSW's rocket-straight stretches on a Road King.

Explore Australia from home

The view of Sydney Harbour from Fort Denison.

Hankering to see the Great Barrier Reef but don't have the means?

Greece's tourism blunder

EMBARRASSING BLUNDER: Greek officials have used Australia's iconic Twelve Apostles in their tourism video.

They claim to be the founders of democracy and mathematics. Now they've claimed an Aussie landmark.

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cities

Why is there a giant condom in Sydney?

TWIT-PICS: The #giantcondom is taking Sydney's Twittersphere by storm.

Sydney is getting all hot and bothered over a giant pink condom stuck on a monument.

Melbourne in 8000 photos video

Sam Woozley has captured Melbourne in a way that shows the city like you've never seen it before. 

No-pokie casino plans

Sydney's best Asian street food

outback

Outback glamping

BEAUTY SPOT: Wilpena Pound, a natural amptheatre of mountains, is located in Southern Australia.

Wildlife and creature comforts go hand in hand at this South Australian safari camp.

Tracing the forgotten highway gallery

Geraldine-based travel writer Fergus Blakiston ventures into the depths of the Australian Outback, following the path of the Ghan.

A Puffing Billy steam train hauled by locomotive 14A crosses the Monbulk Creek trestle after leaving Belgrave station near Melbourne

Steam train history is alive gallery

In this corner of rural Australia, the sights, sounds and smells of the industrial revolution remain alive.

nature

Explore Australia from home

The view of Sydney Harbour from Fort Denison.

Hankering to see the Great Barrier Reef but don't have the means?

Visit the Blue Mountains

Travellers are being encouraged to return to NSW's Blue Mountains, as the region continues to recover after last year's devastating bushfires.

STORMING AUSTRALIA: Why would someone wear a heavy costume in desert heat and walk for 18 months straight?

Stormtrooping across Australia video

Scott Loxley has been walking across Australia for more than one year, alone, dressed as a Star Wars Stormtrooper.

coasts

A cure for Harley envy

BORN TO BE MILD: The party rev up their Harleys.

Taking a tour on rural NSW's rocket-straight stretches on a Road King.

Top 10 marine life encounters gallery

The oceans surrounding this sunburnt land are the best spots to encounter marine creatures.

EMBARRASSING BLUNDER: Greek officials have used Australia's iconic Twelve Apostles in their tourism video.

Greece's tourism blunder

They claim to be the founders of democracy and mathematics. Now they've claimed an Aussie landmark.