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The good life, way down under

Once most feared in the British Empire, Tasmania is now an alluring destination for foodies and art afficionados.

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Don’t be stumped Down Under

Travel reader Gary Pickering takes us on a tour of Melbourne in Australia as the Cricket World Cup gets underway.

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A sleepy city with beauty and brains

Visitors to laidback Hobart are welcomed like old friends, says Susan Griffith.

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The good life, way down under
February 16 2015 at 15:48

Once most feared in the British Empire, Tasmania is now an alluring destination for foodies and art afficionados.

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Don’t be stumped Down Under
February 16 2015 at 12:51

Travel reader Gary Pickering takes us on a tour of Melbourne in Australia as the Cricket World Cup gets underway.

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A sleepy city with beauty and brains
February 13 2015 at 17:16

Visitors to laidback Hobart are welcomed like old friends, says Susan Griffith.

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In the way of the wombat
February 4 2015 at 12:07

A. Odysseus Patrick got up close and personal with Australia’s most opiniated marsupial.

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Have tape measure, will fly
January 26 2015 at 15:20

Airline ‘seat spy’ keeps carriers on their toes as battle for legroom intensifies.

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In the land of Hobbits, seeking trout
January 22 2015 at 09:54

Chris Santella wanted to go to New Zealand, but not because of the Lord of the Rings films...

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Marshmallow toasting at 1 100ºC
January 9 2015 at 16:45

Daredevil descends into laval lake and roasts marshmallows ‘to make trip more memorable’.

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Hunting for pictures and crocodiles
December 12 2014 at 12:57

Reuters photojournalist David Gray finds himself in the middle of nowhere while on the hunt for the perfect picture.

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In excellent spirits in Tasmania
November 26 2014 at 08:05

Where some people wine-tour, Eagranie Yuh and her husband whiskey-tour.

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Hotels for the great and good
November 17 2014 at 13:10

Finest Brisbane hostelries for world leaders at G20.

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