Take a look at what's new in April 2015
5 islands to visit on the Great Barrier Reef
While some of Australia’s cities are heading into winter, the Great Barrier Reef is preparing for its peak season. With mild weather, average water temperatures of 25°C (77°F), the possibility of seeing whales and over 100 islands to choose from, it’s time to pack your bags and head to Tropical North Queensland for your own slice of paradise.
ANZAC centenary services in Australia
On 25 April 2015 dawn services will be held across Australia in remembrance of Australians who served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations. 2015 holds great significance as it marks the 100th anniversary of the landings at Gallipoli.
A food and wine journey through Canberra
Home of Australia’s capital city, Canberra, this inland region is surrounded by boutique cool climate wineries, artisan food producers and crafty coffee baristas. Malaysian food blogger Anis Nabilah and Korean journalist Eunsil Chang spent a couple of days exploring this delicious region.
Shopping in Australia
With the Australian dollar currently at lower levels, visitors to Australia will be getting more bang for their buck, making it the perfect time to hit the shops. From local designer clothes and homewares to handmade jewellery and classic souvenirs, there are many different ways to experience an Australian shopping adventure.
Celebrating Harvest in Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges
Based in country Victoria, just over an hour outside of Melbourne, Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges is well-known for relaxation and rejuvenation. The region combines a mixture of wellbeing and spa retreats with an impressive array of retail therapy and art studios.