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Aussie theme park to reopen after fatal ride accident
Aussie theme park to reopen after fatal ride accident

Australia's Dreamworld theme park, where four people were killed on a ride last month, will reopen on December 10.

51 days ago
How an earthquake moved mountains
How an earthquake moved mountains

The magnitude 7.8 earthquake that hit New Zealand has left a formidable mark from which tourism may need years to recover.

16 November 2016, 8:00pm
The devil’s in the detail on this Tasmanian island
The devil’s in the detail on this Tasmanian island

Tasmania's isles are like the geological equivalent of Russian dolls, a chain of ever decreasing nuggets, and each adds something to its story.

15 November 2016, 07:52am
What quake? Tourists continue New Zealand trips
What quake? Tourists continue New Zealand trips

Tourism operators say visitors to New Zealand seem unaffected by the recent quake, choosing instead to continue with their planned trips.

14 November 2016, 5:03pm
WATCH: ‘Supermoon’ shines over cloudy Sydney skies
WATCH: ‘Supermoon’ shines over cloudy Sydney skies
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Sky-watchers climbed to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia to get a closer view of the "supermoon".

9 November 2016, 08:41am
Aussie theme park ride shuts down
Aussie theme park ride shuts down

Australia's Dreamworld theme park will permanently shut a water ride on which four people were killed last month.

19 October 2016, 4:00pm
The island that’s at the end of the earth
The island that’s at the end of the earth

There's a thrill in being somewhere so inhospitable, so isolated like Dirk Hartog Island.

11 October 2016, 8:00pm
New Sydney hotel to attract big spenders
New Sydney hotel to attract big spenders

Australia's Sydney Harbour is set to be dazzled by a sparkling new Ritz Carlton hotel.

6 October 2016, 8:00pm
Why the fascination with Australia’s sacred rock?
Why the fascination with Australia’s sacred rock?

The urge to scramble up Uluru, the great red rock rising out of Australia's desert heart, is difficult to resist for many tourists.

4 October 2016, 09:16am
Visa changes for S Africans visiting New Zealand
Visa changes for S Africans visiting New Zealand

All South African nationals will need to obtain a visa before travelling to New Zealand from November 21.

8 September 2016, 12:40pm
Fancy a sleepover at the Sydney Opera House?
Fancy a sleepover at the Sydney Opera House?

Visitors could soon have the chance to spend the night over at Sydney's iconic Opera House.

24 August 2016, 08:35am
Backpacking through Australia? It’s going to cost you
Backpacking through Australia? It’s going to cost you

A proposed 'backpacker tax' could decrease the number of overseas working-holiday tourists to Australia by 60 percent.

12 August 2016, 12:12pm
Sydney's Opera House set for dramatic makeover
Sydney's Opera House set for dramatic makeover

Australia's top tourist attraction is set to receive a $150-million renovation over the next six years.

27 July 2016, 09:27am
Aussie man wins island paradise in raffle draw
Aussie man wins island paradise in raffle draw

A lucky Australian man has won his own remote Pacific island resort in a raffle, after shelling out just R700 for the winning ticket.

25 July 2016, 11:48am
You can own all this for less than R1 000
You can own all this for less than R1 000

Doug and Sally Beitz moved to the remote Micronesian island of Kosrae in the 1990s, and now plan to raffle it off.