Coolest bus stop ever?

One of the artists at the refurnished Alphington bus stop.

The boring bus wait is a thing of the past at this "reclaimed" 1970s-themed bus stop in Melbourne.

Capital express '80% full'

Singapore Airlines' inaugural flight from Singapore and Canberra touched down in Wellington in September.

Data out of Australia suggests strong early demand for Singapore Airlines' service to Wellington.

Jellyfish like bubble wrap carpet gallery video

Photographs show hundreds of jellyfish stranded at Deception Bay, north of Brisbane.

No, that's not high tide, but a plague of jellyfish beached in Australia.

Could you become an Aussie citizen?

Australia Day, formerly known as Foundation Day, is the official national day of Australia and is celebrated annually on ...

Have a go at our quizzes based on the official citizenship questions for Australia, plus a few curveballs.

Australia Day from across the ditch

Marlborough Express journalist Jeffrey Kitt finds himself myself expecting celebrations to mark Australia Day.

No hype, no flags, no liquor specials: I thought the day would pass with more than a murmur.

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cities

I signed up for a naked art tour

A naked art tour of James Turrell: a Retrospective at the National Gallery of Australia.

We aren't just observers on a tour; we've become the art.

Quirky, stylish and sexy

QT Sydney's carefully curated cool the welcome antithesis of every other bland hotel.

Canberra's time to shine

Cat cafe coming to Sydney

outback

New generation of Central Desert artists

Peter Mungkuri, Iwantja Arts, Indulkana, South Australia.

The sun-bleached scene is straight out of an Albert Namatjira painting.

An outback spiritual oasis

New Norcia has to be one of Western Australia's most unlikely tourist destinations.

A bull rider hangs on at the Mount Isa Rodeo in the Queensland Outback.

Going for glory in the Outback

Dirt, dust, bulls and broncos - welcome to rodeo season in remote Australia.

nature

Australia's most exotic town

A child watches camels taking tourists along Cable Beach, Broome.

There’s plenty of pearlers for kids and adults alike in this West Australian beach paradise.

Wedding Cake Rock at risk video

Hoping to get your photo taken on the edge of this unique rock? You're out of luck.

Olivia Evans talks to a group of visitors on the Bandana Station Sunset tour.

Gorge on Queensland's secret ravines

Take a hike through the creek beds and soaring cliffs of Carnarvon Gorge.

coasts

Queensland's best-kept beach secret

There is plenty of raw beauty to be discovered around the town of 1770.

With its gentle waves and stunning sunsets, Agnes Water likely won't stay a secret for long.

Howe's that for an island escape

The challenge is to find a spot which is attractive enough to tour without being dominated by tourists.

Swimming with the seals off Montague Island in the waters of New South Wales.

Australia's lesser-known islands

Sun, sand and solitude: why these are Australia's six best lesser-known islands.

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