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5 NSW Trips to Help Keep Your Summer Glow

5 NSW Trips to Help Keep Your Summer Glow

Reliving those long summer days and balmy nights with nothing to do except whatever you want? The Summer holidays might be over, but there’s no reason not to keep the holiday vibe going with a New South Wales (NSW) short break. There are many advantages to taking an off-peak Summer holiday. Prices are lower, destinations […]

6 Islands Near Sydney That’ll Make You Pack Your Bags

6 Islands Near Sydney That’ll Make You Pack Your Bags

NSW boasts 2,000kms of coastline, dotted with chains of tropical and native bush islands, six of which offer island getaways with a unique twist. Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase said, “NSW offers travellers some of the most unique island holiday experiences in the world, including the chance to stay on two UNESCO’s World Heritage- Listed […]

The Whales are in Full Flight!

The Whales are in Full Flight!

Now in its 30th year, Hervey Bay remains world famous for its whale watching experiences, one of the greatest eco-experiences on the planet. Watching whales in their natural habitat is a special experience, and Hervey Bay guarantees an unmatched, interactive experience like nowhere else in the world! It’s personality plus from the Hervey Bay humpbacks […]

North Star Sails Into 30 Years!

North Star Sails Into 30 Years!

North Star Cruises Australia has sailed into 30 years of continuous operations. The now revered adventure-cruise operator first cruised Western Australia’s remote Kimberley coast during 1987 when founding director Craig Howson commenced fishing type charters along a coastline that was and still is largely inaccessible from land. Howson discovered that the Kimberley was a haven […]

Ningaloo Humpback Interaction Tours Exceed Expectations

Ningaloo Humpback Interaction Tours Exceed Expectations

Tours to swim with humpbacks along the Ningaloo Reef have got off to a better than expected start as Western Australia’s first ever in-water humpback interaction tours began their four-month trial period from August 1st.  Humpback whale interaction tour operators working out of both Exmouth and Coral Bay have reported success rates for up-close underwater […]

Royal Caribbean Extends Ovation of the Seas’ Maiden Australian Season

Royal Caribbean Extends Ovation of the Seas’ Maiden Australian Season

Today Royal Caribbean International made a double announcement regarding Australia’s very first new-build cruise ship, the ground-breaking US$1 billion Ovation of the Seas. The company revealed that the newest, biggest and most technologically advanced ship for Australia will now extend her maiden season down under with four extra cruises during this forthcoming summer 2016/17 season. […]

Scenic Announces World’s First Discovery Yacht

Scenic Announces World’s First Discovery Yacht

Discover a whole new world in 6-star luxury Scenic has announced the launch of Scenic Eclipse – the World’s First Discovery Yacht. Three years in planning, the launch of Scenic’s Ocean Cruising Line heralds a new direction for the award winning luxury travel operator which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Launching on 31 […]

Have You Thought About Niue?

Have You Thought About Niue?

The Pacific Island paradise of Niue, also called “The Rock”, is a large, upraised coral atoll with some of the clearest water in the world. It has water clarity of up to 80 metres, creating, the perfect conditions for whale and dolphin watching, or for diving and snorkelling. Niue offers the best of both worlds […]

Get The Best Out Of Your Hervey Bay Whale Watching Experience

Get The Best Out Of Your Hervey Bay Whale Watching Experience

Ever wondered why Hervey Bay is touted as the best location for whale watching in Australia?  With the season fast approaching, and having accommodated thousands of whale watchers over the years, Mantra Hervey Bay andBreakFree Great Sandy Straits have the following fast facts, top tips and great accommodation packages for an unforgettable whale watching experience. 1. It’s all about timing During […]

Discover the New Spirit of Tasmania

Discover the New Spirit of Tasmania

Spirit of Tasmania has launched a micro web site (www.spiritoftasmania.com.au/discover) to provide information about the refurbishment of its vessels. The site features an updated concept video that takes visitors on a journey through the stylish new facilities, updated images and information on the new dining and entertainment options. The microsite also reveals the names of […]

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