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Luxury hotel openings, hidden treasure destinations, new itineraries and more. The latest in first class travel news appears in these pages to keep you up to date on the exclusive and the hot list.

Luxury hotel openings, hidden treasure destinations, new itineraries and more. The latest in first class travel news appears in these pages to keep you up to date on the exclusive and the hot list.

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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. 

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Fairmont Maldives receives Green Globe Certification

Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, a secluded island hideaway in the archipelago’s Shaviyani atoll, has been awarded the prestigious Green Globe Certification for its notable sustainability effort

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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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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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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.

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Glasgow International Piping Festival from the comfort of your lounge

Australian Lincoln Hilton will be competing in the Duncan Memorial Piping competition on Sunday, August 15. Yet rather than spend 24 hours or so in an airline seat, first class, of course, you can watch his prowess with the bagpipes in your home bath filled with bubbles and a whisky in hand.

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Snap up a luxurious winter stay at The Kimberley’s El Questro in WA

El Questro Homestead is at the heart of Western Australia’s Kimberley region. Explore the vast property on foot, by 4WD or on river cruises.

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New Zealand’s Otahuna Lodge launches special offer

Otahuna Lodge, New Zealand, are welcoming spring with more than just daffodils with a special offer from 15 August 2021 to 15 September 2021.

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2021 Humpback Whale season on the Coral Coast, Western Australia

World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef is the only place in Western Australia where people have the opportunity to swim with humpback whales.

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Nine ways to enjoy a Barossa Valley wine weekend

The Barossa Valley, South Australia is home to over 70 wineries with a back drop of historic stone churches and European architecture.

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Newcastle Welcomes Its First Five-Star Hotel – Crystalbrook Kingsley

Newcastle’s hotly anticipated Crystalbrook Kingsley hotel brings a new level of sustainable luxury to Australia’s seventh largest city.

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Aman Venice launch luxury Coccina Apartment

Coccina’s Apartment is the new kid on the Aman block or canal, reflecting rich history behind Venice’s evolving artwork and architecture