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Dawn in the vineyards near Margaret River, Australia

Dawn in the vineyards near Margaret River, Australia The remote Margaret River region has beauty, vineyards and an annual food and wine festival called the Gourmet Escape that is increasingly putting it on the map. The Western Australia’s Margaret River region is deeply golden, casting its buttery hue across vineyards and filtering through the forests

A billabong in Wooleen Station, Western Australia

A billabong in Wooleen Station, Western Australia Wooleen Station is one of the fi nest working cattle stations in the heart of outback Western Australia, situated on the Murchison River and covering half a million acres of picturesque rangelands. Your Wooleen hosts, David and Frances, make the outback come alive, ensuring your station experience is

Australia smash New Zealand to become new World Cup champions at Old Trafford

THE Kangaroos have produced one of their truly memorable performances to smash the Kiwis 34-2 in Sunday morning’s World Cup final at Old Trafford. Played in front of a rugby league international record crowd of 74,468 at the famous home of Manchester United, Australia put on as history making performance with a stunning five tries

Termite mounds and snappy gums in savannah grassland, Gulf Country, Queensland, Australia

Savanna Grassland, Gulf Savannah and Outback Stretching from the Great Dividing Range in the east to the Northern Territory border in the west, the rugged grasslands of Gulf Savannah tells a story of gold rushes, pioneers and wandering indigenous tribes. Covering an area of 186,000 square kilometres, the region offers stunning open spaces and a

Savanna Grassland, Gulf Country, Queensland, Australia

Savanna Grassland, Gulf Savannah and Outback Stretching from the Great Dividing Range in the east to the Northern Territory border in the west, the rugged grasslands of Gulf Savannah tells a story of gold rushes, pioneers and wandering indigenous tribes. Covering an area of 186,000 square kilometres, the region offers stunning open spaces and a

Sydney Opera House, Australia

Sydney Opera House, opera house located on Port Jackson (Sydney Harbour), New South Wales, Australia. Its unique use of a series of gleaming white sail-shaped shells as its roof structure makes it one of the most-photographed buildings in the world. The Sydney Opera House is situated on Bennelong Point (originally called Cattle Point), a promontory on

Karijini National Park, Western Australia

Karijini National Park Situated in the dynamic Pilbara region of WA, the Karijini National Park is located approximately 1400km north of Perth and around 80km’s north-east of Tom Price. Karijini (formerly Hamersley Range) National Park is the 2nd largest national park in WA and is ranked in the top 5 visitor experiences for the state. Karijini National Park

Drysdale River National Park, Australia

Drysdale River National Park is a national park in the Kimberley region of Western Australia (Australia), 2,168 kilometres (1,347 mi) northeast of Perth. The park lies about 100 km (62 mi) south of Kalumburu and 150 km (93 mi) west of Wyndham. The park is the largest and least accessible in the Kimberley with no

Fur seals

There are many species of seals named for the fine fur that makes them so attractive to hunters. The large northern fur seal, found in chilly northern waters, was hunted to near extinction during the 19th century. These animals were protected by law in 1911, and populations later rebounded to 1.3 million animals. There are

Lake Hillier or Pink Lake Hillier in Australia

Lake Hillier, is a lake on Middle Island, the largest of the islands and islets that make up the Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia. The most notable feature of this lake is its pink colour. It is such a significant distinguishing feature of the archipelago that air passengers often take note of it. The colour is