Australia/Oceania

Australia is the smallest of the seven continents and covers about 5.6% of Earth’s landmass. In Oceania there are 14 countries and a number of dependent territories. That’s a huge variety to cover and read about.

Australia is the smallest of the seven continents and covers about 5.6% of Earth’s landmass. In Oceania there are 14 countries and a number of dependent territories. That’s a huge variety to cover and read about.

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New Tasmanian Walk Launched by Walk Into Luxury

Award-winning tour operator, Walk into Luxury has announced the launch of the 4 day Lake St Clair Walk in Tasmania; a new signature small group walk experience based out of Pumphouse Point. Weekly departures of the signature walk commence on 17 December 2021, with bookings now available. 

Scarborough Wine, Gillards Road. Image courtesy Chris Elfes and Destination NSW
Six boutique wineries to visit in the Hunter Valley

These boutique Hunter Valley wineries in and around the town of Pokolbin, a two-hour drive north of Sydney, prove the power of thinking small. Some of them boast spectacular settings, while others offer blending classes or opportunities to meet the makers. What they have in common is a dedication to creating memorable wines

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Romantic Sydney Seaplane Trips

​​​​​​If you want to romance a Sydneysider, you’ll need to do something pretty special in this harbour city. A seaplane date is the ultimate for budding young lovers. Glancing down at the never-ending blue is the perfect start to a date before landing at a secluded restaurant where lunch awaits. 

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Discover the secret beaches of Sydney

Hidden within Sydney Harbour, tucked away in national parks and along Sydney’s glorious coastline, you’ll find an abundance of secret beaches. With amazing views and soft sands perfect for relaxing and picnicking, seek out these Sydney beaches that are secluded, private and worth the adventure to find.

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Pietro Gallus Estate’s Tasting bar launches in Victoria

From late October, Pietro Gallus Estate’s Tasting Bar will welcome guests for Grappa tastings and tipples from late October.

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Venice on Sydney Harbour

Whilst Venice may be off the cards for a little longer, step aboard MV Bel for the look and feel of a true Venetian Motor Cruiser. Your surroundings may not be gondolas and Venetian palaces but Sydney Harbour shines in summer with its iconic landmarks.

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Luxury escapes from Byron Bay to Orange – NSW, Australia

From historical manors to cosy lodges and rainforest retreats, here are some hand-picked stays in Byron Bay, Orange and elsewhere in NSW.

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Polar bears and turtle snorkelling in Bundaberg, Queensland

Bundaberg, Queensland – The Mon Repos Turtle Encounter, operated by the expert guides of the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service rangers.

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Pawfect packages for spoilt pooches to holiday in Sydney

The Lockdown has meant many rescue dogs becoming part of new families. What better treat than to take your furry friend with you on a luxe holiday?

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Australian wineries to take dad on Father’s Day

Margaret River, Hunter Valley, McLaren Vale and Barossa Valley, Australia’s world-class wineries. Treat Dad to an unforgettable weekend away.

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The Vegan Wines of Tokar Estate, Yarra Valley, Victoria

Tokar Estate winery, Yarra Valley, has almost thirty acres under the vine including varieties of Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo and Shiraz.

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Sequoia, New South Australian Luxury Lodge set to open

SEQUOIA is one of only two luxury lodges to open in a decade and the first in Australia within an hour of an international airport.