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ALL THAT GLITTERS IS GOLD – GOLD COAST

Everything you need to know about where to eat, drink and play on the GC   Known for its pristine beaches, the Gold Coast is no doubt a beautiful place, making it an ideal destination for tourists. What many don’t realise however is that the Gold Coast has much, much more to offer than just […]

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TAZIO – MELBOURNE, VIC

A great place to entertain on Flinders Lane Melbourne is a city full of the food-obsessed and it caters for all types: the humble burger reigns supreme yet you won’t be hard pressed to find a dish featuring unrecognizable (and unpronounceable) ingredients covered in a whipped foam that the chef will proudly pronounce as his […]

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PUNTHILL NORTHBANK HOTEL – MELBOURNE CBD

Modern rooms with a jaw-dropping view in the heart of the CBD Located along the Yarra River, the Punthill Northbank building stands tall as a mark of prestige amongst the ever-developing west end of the Melbourne CBD. Entering the lobby one feels an instantly recognisable level of class without an overbearing sense of gratuity – a sophisticated […]

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SOUTHERN CROSS 4WD SAFARIS – BLUE MOUNTAINS, NSW

This adventurous day trip takes you to breathtaking new heights Picture this. Escaping the hustle and bustle of Sydney, you gaze out at the vast views in front of you, stretching as far as the eye can see. Behind you, a tranquil waterfall flows into a mountain lagoon. This is just one of many incredible […]

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TREETOPS – CENTRAL COAST, NSW

Exhilarating zip and zap through the tree canopy Whooshing through the tree canopy at up to 40 kilometres an hour, spinning 540 degrees and feeling a G-force of two pretty much sums up the TreeTops Crazy Rider zip line adventures on the NSW Central Coast. We’re talking about the world’s longest rollercoaster zip line at […]

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29TH APARTMENT – MELBOURNE, VIC

An American style diner in the heart of St Kilda Anyone keen for a competitive game of Battle Ships might just find their paradise at St Kilda’s 29th Apartment – the only difficult thing here is working out where they hide all the board games. Arriving on a sunny Friday afternoon with little-to-no idea of […]

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THE TIMBOON RAILWAY SHED DISTILLERY – VIC

Own your own 20-litre barrel of whisky Lots of people are into brewing beer without realising whisky distilling might be their next step-up. “Some of the ingredients and the process, up to the wash, are the same,” says Josh Walker who took the leap from home brewer to owner of the Timboon Railway Shed Distillery last year. […]

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COUNTRY HOLIDAYS AT MOUNT SEAVIEW RESORT – NSW

Budget-friendly getaway to the Port Macquarie hinterland Mount Seaview is breathtakingly beautiful when the sun slowly creeps up from behind the rolling hills of the World Heritage listed Werrikimbe National Park. The fog starts to unveil fluffy, grazing cows and kangaroos, and a calmly babbling Hastings River, where holidaymakers and campers silently wait for a glimpse […]

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YERBA MATE – YOUR CUP OF TEA?

Ditch your morning coffee for this natural energy drink Yerba mate (Yer-BAH-ma-TEH). Sounding like something straight out of a health shop in Nimbin, yerba mate has been a cultural phenomenon in South America for centuries. Consumed en masse by Argentinians, Uruguayans and people living in Brazil, the dried leaves of a special type of evergreen […]

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CRYSTAL CREEK RAINFOREST RETREAT – TWEED VALLEY, QLD

A cozy rainforest getaway in the heart of the Tweed Valley When it comes to proposals, there are two types of people in this world: people who don’t leave anything to chance and people who don’t know where to start in regards to planning. If you’re counting yourself to the latter category, then grab a […]

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