Top places to swim with animals

A tourist gets up close to a crocodile in Darwin's Crocosaurus Cove.

There is something magical - and a bit terrifying - about swimming alongside an animal in its own environment.

Festival shines light on Sydney video

'Songlines artworks is displayed on the Sydney Opera House.

New drone footage of the Vivid light festival gives us a birds-eye view of the spectacular event.

Luxurious haven in hiker's paradise

The Waldheim Alpine Spa is one of the reasons this was part of Lonely Planet's "Extraordinary Places to Stay" list.

There's nothing better after a hard day's hiking than some time at the spa followed by a night by the fire.

South Australia from the air gallery

Painted Hills, Anna Creek Station, South Australia from a Wrightsair Scenic Flight.

From the Fleurieu Peninsula and the mouth of the Murray to the Flinders Ranges and Lake Eyre: a bird's perspective.

City of lights shines

The Sydney Harbour Bridge.

The annual Vivid festival in Sydney offers a whole lot more than pretty lights.

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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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