Travel News

Mon 3 Aug 2020

Woman crushed between two whales

Woman crushed between two whales

A woman has suffered fractured ribs and internal bleeding after being crushed by two humpback whales in a freak accident off the WA coast.

‘Critical week’: No new cases but that may change

premium_icon ‘Critical week’: No new cases but that may change

There have been no new cases of coronavirus in Queensland in the past 24 hours. It comes at the start of a critical week for the state, with police promising a blitz on...

Queenslanders hit the road in big numbers

premium_icon Queenslanders hit the road in big numbers

New data reveals that Queenslanders are leading the country when it comes to taking a road trip holiday. Here’s where we’re going.

Sat 1 Aug 2020

’So many deaths’: Coast paramedic wants out of UK

premium_icon ’So many deaths’: Coast paramedic wants out of UK

A Coast paramedic trying to get home to get home to his family and friends in the midst of a global pandemic is finding it very difficult and expensive.

Fri 31 Jul 2020

Cult US lifestyle show homes in on North

premium_icon Cult US lifestyle show homes in on North

THE idyllic seaside city of Cardwell will reach a global audience of more than 10 million viewers when it features on the popular US TV show House Hunters...

Saving one of Ballina’s historic treasures

premium_icon Saving one of Ballina’s historic treasures

IT’S one of Australia’s most historically significant vessels, but until now there has been no real plan to preserve it.

Thu 30 Jul 2020

Photos that sum up Dreamworld nightmare

premium_icon Photos that sum up Dreamworld nightmare

We were supposed to know by now when Dreamworld would reopen. Instead, a date has still not been set, while a planned new roller coaster lies in pieces in the car park.

Doubts over plans to bring cruise ships back to Cairns

premium_icon Doubts over plans to bring cruise ships back to Cairns

The return of cruise ships to the Far North, originally set to bring close on 95,000 people from 82 visits in 2021, is in doubt.

Older