Melissa Hoyer

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Passport Perfect?

My departure morning started innocently enough. With eight months left on my passport and a four day work trip to the US, my passport was due for its ten year renewal at the end of December. All good.

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Hamilton Island Race Week with Melissa Hoyer

Melissa Hoyer covers Hamilton Island race week. The sailing ‘week’ is when maxi, major and minor (there’s actually nothing minor about the sailing world) yachts venture up north in the hope of taking home line honours.

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Cruising in Europe with Melissa Hoyer

Melissa Hoyer was invited to cruise on the 1900-people ship, Oosterdam from the Holland America Line, which took us from Athens to Istanbul, Mykonos, Crete, Olympia, and finishing in Trieste, a couple of hours out of Venice.

Rebecca Vallance with models of Qantas Pyjamas
Designer PJs new at Qantas

As I sit here in my new PJs – yes, it’s a WFH day – I’m thinking about a great fun runway launch & lunch to showcase grand, Central Station-spanking new Qantas pyjamas, designed by leading Australian designer, Rebecca Vallance.

Tokoriki Jetty Dinner
Luxury at Tokoriki Island Resort, Fiji

Tokoriki Island Resort: travel aficionado and writer Melissa Hoyer gives us a sneak peek into the most luxe, adults-only island resort in the South Pacific.