The Great Barrier Reef is still magnificent

Contrary to recent reports, the Great Barrier Reef is not dying.

10 min ago  From the moment we hit the water, the majesty is apparent. It doesn't look dead at all.

'Staggering' damage to epic reef

When the water gets too warm, algae become chemically destructive to the coral.

Obituary penned for Great Barrier Reef but coral scientist says it can recover from brink of death.

20 reasons to visit the Gold Coast

There's more to the Gold Coast than sand and skyscrapers.

From resorts and cruises to shopping and surfing, this is the best the Gold Coast has to offer.

Bitten by the Gold Coast bug

Kids can experience the motion of flying at The iFly, Gold Coast.

The trip didn't start well, thanks to a painful spider bite. But the Gold Coast's many attractions proved an excellent diversion.

Abandoned for 70 years

The island was a defence for Australia in WWII.

Exploring the remote Aussie island which no one has set foot on since the end of WWII.

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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


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.


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.


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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