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  • Things to do on WA Day

    West Australians don’t things by halves, and when it comes to celebrating the state’s birthday, the first weekend in June is jam-packed with family-friendly events and activities.

  • Things to do on Proclamation Day

    While most Australians are recovering from Christmas Day festivities on Boxing Day, South Australians continue the celebrations as they mark the birthday of their state. Here are the things you can do on Proclamation Day.

  • Things to do on Canberra Day

    You don’t need to be a Canberran to take advantage of the celebrations, which range from adrenaline thrills in hot-air balloons to light show spectaculars and official nods to some of the capital’s community stalwarts. Here are the best things to do on Can…

  • Australia's Top 10 Beaches

    Australia is blessed with an abundance of beautiful beaches that travellers from far and wide flock to. If you're planning a getaway in a near future, tailor your trip around one of these top 10 Australian beaches.

  • Melbourne Cup

    There are few cities in the world that devote a public holiday to something as trivial as a horse race, but there are few horse races that compare to the Melbourne Cup. The cup embodies everything that is Melbourne – sport, glamour, fashion and festive fer…

  • Things to do on Labour Day

    Labour Day (also known as May Day) celebrates the historic struggle for the eight-hour working day and is observed as a public holiday nationwide. Traditionally celebrated on May 1 to commemorate the origins of the campaign for better working hours and con…

  • Things to do on Good Friday

    One of the holiest days on the Christian calendar, Good Friday is a day of religious observance that has become synonymous with hot cross buns, holidays, and downtime with family and friends. Here are some of the top public events and things to do around A…

  • Top 10 Things to do in Coffs Harbour

    Ideally situated half-way between Sydney and Brisbane, Coffs Harbour is a popular stop along the Legendary Pacific Highway. But it’s more than just a town, and the real beauty of the destination lies within the surrounding Coffs Coast region with fantastic…

  • Top 5 Things to do in Busselton

    Set by the picturesque Geographe Bay, Busselton serves up culture, nature and gourmet delights in spades. The gateway to the Margaret River Region and just 220 kilometres south-west of Perth, this former timber trading port was three times voted Western Au…

  • Top 5 Things to do in Hervey Bay

    Just 300 kilometres north of Brisbane, Hervey Bay is a whale-watching paradise on the doorstep of one of Australia’s great wilderness areas – Fraser Island. But before you hit the water be sure to enjoy the many attractions in town.