Australia has more than 8000 islands to choose from. Here are the 10 best for a holiday.
A checked picnic blanket is lifted to reveal a small symbol of an enormous achievement - a new DOC sign on this, our beach.
OPINION: Beaches – the national parade ground for speedos and speedon'ts.
On New Zealand's newest beach there is quiet. There is no chatter, no birdsong.
Not all of them are swamped with backpackers wanting to party.