Avis Car Rental Mobile App For Australia

Tweet On Tuesday, Avis Car Rental announced that it is expanding its mobile app’s innovative offerings to the Australian market. Car rental customers in Australia will now be able to use their smartphones to experience complete and unprecedented control over … Continue reading →

Be a Spirited Traveller With Spirit of Tasmania

Tweet Spirit of Tasmania has launched a new brand campaign which embraces the motivation and mindset of the ‘spirited traveller’. These ‘spirited travellers’ choose a different kind of journey when planning their holiday to Tasmania.  They would rather take their … Continue reading →

Choose Your Own Adventure with AccorHotels This Christmas

TweetSit back, relax and have yourself a merry little Christmas with loved ones and let AccorHotels take care of your Christmas Day celebrations. Whether you prefer bountiful fresh seafood or a traditional roast dinner with all the trimmings, AccorHotels has … Continue reading →

Australia sets backpacker tax

TweetAfter much political manoeuvring and compromise, Australia’s controversial backpacker tax has been passed by the Senate at a 15% tax rate. It only succeeded after the government struck a last-minute deal with the Greens which means from January working holidaymakers … Continue reading →

Jacada Travel Launches in Australasia

TweetSkydive into your private luxury lodge, sleep in a four-poster bed under the stars in the outback, get a graffiti lesson in Melbourne’s laneways or go on a scenic flight with former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw as your pilot. … Continue reading →

G Adventures Prize for Travellers

TweetEncourages Aussies and Kiwis to Change the World Through Travel G Adventures has launched its biggest ever campaign globally, offering Australian and New Zealand travellers the chance to win an adventure travel prize valued at over $45,000. Following the success … Continue reading →

Brits Demand Non-Stop Flights to Australia

TweetSkyscanner uncovers the direct flight routes we wish existed The eagerly awaited Supersonic Jet can’t come quick enough for the thousands of travellers who are currently seeking direct flight routes to far away destination such as Bali, Bangkok and Australia. … Continue reading →

Best Cruise Lines of the Year for Australian Cruisers

TweetCruise Critic®, the world’s leading cruise reviews site and online cruise community, has announced its first-ever Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards exclusively for Australian cruisers. The awards name the best cruise lines of the year in more than 15 categories … Continue reading →

Australia’s Ultra-Luxe Holiday House Rentals

TweetSon of Sydney’s Hospitality Pioneer Forms Australia’s Ultra-Luxe Holiday House Rental Mega-Agency Following Acquisition Australian boutique rental agency Contemporary Hotels, family owned and operated by Matthew Fleming and son of hospitality pioneer Terry Kaljo has just acquired Luxe Houses. The … Continue reading →

Airbnb signs ‘world-first’ partnership with Qantas

TweetQantas and Airbnb have signed a ‘world-first’ reward scheme partnership. It is the first time Airbnb has partnered with an airline in this way. Qantas Frequent Flyer members can now earn Qantas Points when they book their Airbnb accommodation through … Continue reading →

Australia’s Hottest Coastal Destinations

TweetAUGUST / SEPTEMBER ISSUE – ON SALE 4 AUGUST 2016 The Coastal Issue is here! Australia’s best-selling travel magazine, Australian Traveller, has dedicated the August/September edition to uncovering our favourite coastal experiences from east to west. We share our tip … Continue reading →

North Star Sails Into 30 Years

TweetNorth Star Cruises Australia has sailed into 30 years of continuous operations. The now revered adventure-cruise operator first cruised Western Australia’s remote Kimberley coast during 1987 when founding director Craig Howson commenced fishing type charters along a coastline that was … Continue reading →