Australia Travel News 12/14/2010
Rising waters boost downstream hopes – ABC News
As upstream communities suffer from floods, there are happier times for those living at the lower end of the Murray-Darling river system.
Gearing up the Far North for self-drive tourism- Local Cairns News | cairns.com.au
MORE roadside attractions could be what the Far North needs in order to further benefit from Queensland's multi-billion dollar self-drive tourism industry.
Flights to Australia to benefit from iPads
Passengers taking flights to Australia may soon be able to use Apple iPads as part of their in-flight entertainment options.
Oprah’s visit Down Under brings joy to fans, Australian tourism – CNN.com
For the 300 fans who are accompanying talk show host Oprah Winfrey on what is being billed as the Ultimate Australian Adventure, the trip is a unique opportunity to take in the sights and wonders of the country with the TV icon.
Why travel to the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia | yTravelBlog
After spending 3 days on a hosted tour with Gold Coast Tourism my opinion has completely changed and I am in love with the Gold Coast.
Working Holiday Decisions: Travel first, then work? – Worldwide – Tips for Working Holiday Makers from worldnomads.com
This is a pretty popular topic of debate for those heading overseas to work, or even to study for that matter. Why? The reason for it is the idea that people who end up working right away won't end up doing as much travel as they would otherwise.
Rains bring kangaroo industry to a standstill | abc.net.au
Shooters are unable to travel due to wet roads, and roos are hard to find because of the abundance of green feed.
Oprah cruises Sydney Harbour with Russell Crowe: e-Travel Blackboard on location – Breaking News – etravelblackboard.com
Australia's most popular tourist US talk show host Oprah Winfrey sailed Sydney Harbour with her best friend Gayle King and famous local Russell Crowe this morning.
Flash Floods Continue | Embrace Australia
Flash floods and gale force winds are predicted for the north and south west of New South Wales over the next 24 to 36 hours.
Michelle and Anthony’s Travel Blog: Australia: Shirt and shoes optional
As the title of the post tells you, we are in the land down under. Furthermore, the title tells you a bit about the dress code here: very, very casual.
Oprah launches her Australia travel adventure – USATODAY.com
Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has arrived Down Under via private jet, scarfing lobsters, communing with koalas and spending a night at a posh resort on the Great Barrier Reef's Hamilton Island before joining U.S. audience members for a whirlwind "walkabout" that Australian tourism officials hope will convince other Yanks to make the 15-hour
US talkshow queen Oprah Winfrey poses with a koala at a sanctuary on Hamilton Island in Australia's state of Queensland during her
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The Ashes 2010: England’s bowlers are vying to replace the injured Stuart Broad in tour match against Victoria – Telegraph
Andy Flower says England played the “perfect game” in Adelaide but admits that a repeat performance in the next Test could be compromised by James Anderson’s return to England for the birth of his second child.