A family is selling off their own slice of a tropical island paradise as first prize in a raffle.
Off-peak is a good time to visit Australia if you're looking to score cheap flights, advises Simon Calder.
There's no better time than now to plan a trip Down Under and rock that Aussie lingo.
'The Great Barrier Reef is a major tourist attraction. If it's lost to coral bleaching, then there is a big risk of losing the tourists.'
Two boatloads of tourists were on a cruise to Dirk Hartog Island in Western Australia when they came across a gruesome spectacle. [VIDEO]
How cold does Australia actually get? It depends in what part of the country you're in, says Simon Calder.
The lake provides a tranquil, otherworldly experience for tourists, who snorkel and float among throngs of non-stinging, golden jellyfish.
The QT allows guests a taste of Bondi Beach luxe for a more manageable price. Sarah Baxter checks it out.