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If there’s one thing you should know about Townsville, it’s that there are SO many things to see and do while you’re there. It’s the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, the largest city in Northern Australia and was named Wotif’s Top Winter Destination for 2019 (320 days of sunshine a year will do that!). …

It’s a big wide world out there. And with so much to see and do around Australia (and the world!), it can be hard to know where to begin. But that’s okay, because we’re here to help. Introducing the brand-new Wotif Search Engine – the best-looking truck on Aussie roads. This green beast stands 2.6m …

After doing eight flights (including a VERY long trip to London) in the first 14 weeks of my pregnancy, my baby bump and I learnt a thing or two about travelling sans sleeping tablets and a cheeky bubbles after check-in. Whether you’re travelling for work or play, the good news is it’s perfectly safe to …

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of QLD and NSW battling it out to see which state reigns supreme. It’s almost time for Game 2 of State of Origin and it’s looking to be a nail-biter. QLD might have taken out Game 1, but the competition’s far from over – and it’s not limited …

In case you hadn’t noticed, Aussies are a little house-plant crazy at the mo’. Whether you’re a long-time gardener, recent millennial indoor-plant convert, or begrudging house-plant spouse, we are being surrounded by greenery 🌿 But for those of us who don’t have a fancy irrigation system… what do you do with all your precious green …

The wet, cold and wild winter weather has well and truly set in here in Australia, making your work commute just that little bit harder. Tempted to skip the board meetings, weekly catch-ups and endless layers of clothing with a cosy getaway? ⛄ So are we! Cuddle up to your loved one or huddle around …

Have you heard the great news? In 2019, there are just a few days between Easter and Anzac Day, which means many of us can take a 10-day break using only three days of annual leave. With this period coinciding with many states’ school holidays, it’s the perfect time for an autumn getaway. Check out …

Updated at 12pm on 1 April 2019. Sorry, tall friends! Emu Airlines is nothing more than an April Fools’ Day joke. We hope you found it emusing 😜 Scroll down to the bottom of this post for some real airlines that have all your tall-travel needs covered. Like the rest of Australia, we here at …

Confession time. I’ve been travelling to Brisbane for work trips for over eight years, but not once have I stayed on for the weekend. A cheeky road trip to Byron Bay? Yes. A few days on the Gold Coast? You bet. A couple of leisure days in the Queensland capital? Umm, not so much. What …