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Tropical Treks will offer the new Great Cooloola Walk
23 February

Tropical Treks will offer the new Great Cooloola Walk

Noosa Northshore to Rainbow Beach     Renowned small-group trekking specialists, Tropical Treks, will offer the new Great Cooloola Walk guided trek on a fortnightly basis starting from Sunday 22 April to Sunday, 23 September 2018. The 88km, 5-day/4-night, fully-guided, self-sufficient trek, links the Noosa Northshore to Rainbow Beach via the 500,000 year old Cooloola Sandmass and its unique dune, water, and vegetation systems. Experienced Tropical Treks guides will lead the tours highlighting the many rare and native animals inhabiting the Sandmass, including Ground Parrots, Feathertailed Gliders, Koalas and Wallabies, along with rich flora and myriad wildflowers. Humpback whales can be seen as they migrate...

Make Mum's Day With the Gift of Travel
13 April

Make Mum's Day With the Gift of Travel

If you've always hankered to be mum's favourite child, don't leave your Mother's Day shopping until the last minute.  Instead of flowers and breakfast in bed, treat mum to a weekend away. Here are some top spots to pamper the woman who has loved you the longest… BrisbaneShop 'til you drop with mum at Brisbane's Queen Street Mall just a short walk from Mantra Midtown. Stay in a One Bedroom Apartment from $229* per night (Fri-Sun) or $259* per night (Mon-Thu) and enjoy a $50 shopping voucher at your choice of Myer or David Jones, two welcome cocktails, breakfast for two and...

Romantic NSW Getaways
4 February

Romantic NSW Getaways

From secluded beach picnics on Sydney Harbour to remote luxury lodges and houseboats for two, New South Wales (NSW) has an abundance of options for couples looking to spend quality time together. Destination NSW research shows adult couples make up nearly a third of all domestic short break visits annually. In Summer 2015-16, 33 per cent of domestic and international overnight short break visitors to Sydney were adult couples. Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase said “It's not surprising that NSW attracts so many romantics. Sydney and Regional NSWoffer a broad range of accommodation, tours and experiences designed for couples seeking the perfect...

Kangaroo Island walking trails to drive tourism and a stronger economy
4 July

Kangaroo Island walking trails to drive tourism and a stronger economy

The Turnbull Government will redevelop the iconic Prospect Hill Kangaroo Island Trails to attract more domestic and international tourists to the Island as part of our plan for a stronger economy. The Turnbull Government’s $750,000 commitment will deliver economic and social benefits for Kangaroo Island through the creation of new walking trails and the redevelopment of existing trails. The new and redeveloped trails are expected to attract up to 45,000 tourists every year. More tourism means a stronger economy and more jobs for Kangaroo Island. The project will minimise environmental degradation in the areas immediately surrounding the walking paths on Kangaroo Island with...

get lost Shares 13 Unconventional Honeymoon Escapes
10 April

get lost Shares 13 Unconventional Honeymoon Escapes

There's nothing better than travelling the world with a loved one, but trips marketed to couples are often pretty naff. So we've locked eyes on the pinnacle of couples holidays – the honeymoon – and given it a get lost twist in issue 52. In this special feature we unite some of the best adventures on the planet with barefoot luxury by the beach across 13 two-part honeymoons. Epicurean couples will salivate over our Japanese selection, which pairs a ramen crawl with chilling out in the country's little-known subtropical isles. Those looking for a more rugged adventure will canter over blazing...

Camino Valentine's Special
1 February

Camino Valentine's Special

Camino Valentine's Special Would you walk to the end of the world for the one you love? Well this Valentine's Day you can! Buy a gift voucher for your loved one and receive a complementary spa treatment for two.Walk to the end of the world - The Finisterre Way The Finisterre Way makes for the perfect romantic getaway. Become captivated by beautiful coastal scenery, gaze into the horizon as you amble your way along the Atlantic Coast. Finish off your day as the sun sets with some fresh seafood washed down with a glass of the finest Galician wine. Good food, fine wine and incredible...

50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love Makes Everything Groovy in San Francisco
9 April

50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love Makes Everything Groovy in San Francisco

Just like the Summer of Love did in 1967, its 50th anniversary is gaining momentum. More than 60 festivals, performances, exhibitions and activities have already been planned to celebrate the time that changed San Francisco and the world forever. At www.summerof.love, the California Historical Society provides the detailed factual and cultural context for this seminal summer through its own exhibition and work with cultural partners.   To help visitors plan their “trip,” San Francisco Travel has launched www.summeroflove2017.com, which provides an ever-expanding guide to the whole groovy scene. Some events this summer are unique to this golden anniversary year.  Others happen annually but will have a Summer...

Macao Awash With Colourful Events
30 March

Macao Awash With Colourful Events

Creating yet another splash in Macao this year is the annual International Dragon Boat Festival and a series of action-packed races and events that will have onlookers on the edge of their seats. With thousands of supporters converging on the shores of Nam Van Lake, the highly-charged festival – to be held on May 27, 28 and 30 – attracts teams from around the globe, including Australia, to compete for the coveted trophies. However, despite the dragon boat festival's widespread appeal, it is only one of a number of exciting - and vibrant - festivals and events to fill the Macao calendar...

Origin And Power Ledger Trial The Benefits Of Blockchain P2P
21 September

Origin And Power Ledger Trial The Benefits Of Blockchain P2P

Blockchain energy market provider, Power Ledger is putting its world-leading peer-to-peer energy trading platform to the test via a trial with Australia’s leading energy retailer, Origin. The technical trial involves using anonymised and historical customer data to explore the benefits and challenges of peer-to-peer energy trading across the regulated network.   Power Ledger managing director, David Martin said working with Origin was a major step towards demonstrating the power of the blockchain to unlock the value of consumer-owned distributed energy resources. “The technical trial with Origin allows us to test this new and potentially disruptive technology with one of the industry’s biggest players,” Mr Martin...

Sanur Residence
4 February

Sanur Residence

You did not make the decision to stay at Sanur Residence for an ordinary stay experience.   Sanur Residence is sleek, modern and absolutely gorgeous. The nine-bedroom villa is a seaside paradise like no other; massive amount of space, sumptuous tropical living, private access to the beach and spectacular ocean views. Inside the residence's trio of spacious three-bedroom villa, you will find a world where a sophisticated Balinese villa coexists with modern amenities and luxury living. The interiors are brimming with luxury and style. Whitewashed walls are adorned with Balinese paintings and abstract art, while huge bathrooms combine marble and terrazzo finishing.  Facilities such...