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Peppers Anchorage Port Stephens

Peppers Anchorage Port Stephens

Located on the water's edge at Port Stephens on the New South Wales North Coast, Peppers Anchorage lies between bush and sea and overlooks a marina. Its 80 rooms and suites have private balconies and most have views of the sea.......[Read More]
Chinese Opera Dancers

Chinese Opera Dancers

Chinese dancers perform in a Chinese opera at the Sydney celebrations for the Chinese New Year.......[Read More]
Green Island Resort

Green Island Resort

With its reef and rainforest setting, Green Island Resort is an intimate haven with just 46 suites, with opportunities for diving and snorkeling, boating, island exploration.......[Read More]
Sydney's Underwater World

Sydney's Underwater World

Try finding Nemo now and discover Sydney's underwater world at Sydney Aquarium.......[Read More]
All Along the Coast in Sea and Ocean

All Along the Coast in Sea and Ocean

Diving in Australia is a popular aquatic activity with numerous diving sites along the coast in sea and ocean.......[Read More]
Australian Vineyards with food as good as their wine

Australian Vineyards with food as good as their wine

Where good grapes grows, good food usually follows! At these delectable restaurants throughout Australia’s famed wine regions, you’ll enjoy creative and flavourful meals paired with some of the finest wines you’ll have the pleasure of tasting.......[Read More]
Figures on a Bridge

Figures on a Bridge

This is one of a series of metal statue-like structures along one side of historic Sandridge Bridge spanning the Yarra from Southbank's Queensbridge Square to Flinders Walk on the north bank.......[Read More]
Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann is one of Australia's best known movie directors achieving prominence with his much-awarded films Strictly Ballroom, Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge and Australia.......[Read More]
Grand Pacific Drive

Grand Pacific Drive

Grand Pacific Drive meanders through some 169 kilometres from Sydney's Royal National Park to the Shoalhaven, appropriate for leisurely motoring on the NSW South Coast.......[Read More]
Sixth Line Honors Win for Wild Oats XI

Sixth Line Honors Win for Wild Oats XI

Wild Oats achieves its sixth line honors victory in the 2012 Sydney Hobart Yacht Race which started on Sydney Harbour on December 26 and ends in the Derwent River in Hobart, Tasmania.......[Read More]
Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village

Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village

Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village is located on the North White Cliffs on the west coast of Fraser Island directlyopposite Hervey Bay with hotel rooms, self-contained villas and multi-share wilderness lodge. Boats, snorkeling, beach access, fishing, andoutdoor pool are included among the resort amen......[Read More]
Learn Why Australia’s National Flower is the Golden Wattle

Learn Why Australia’s National Flower is the Golden Wattle

The golden wattle, Acacia pycnantha, is the national flower of Australia.......[Read More]
St Mary's Cathedral

St Mary's Cathedral

A distinctive landmark just east of Hyde Park is St Mary's Cathedral, the mother church of Australian Catholicism.......[Read More]
Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

Here are New Zealand's medal winners at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games to date.......[Read More]
Crown Entertainment Complex

Crown Entertainment Complex

The tower of the Crown Casino entertainment and hotel complex at Melbourne's Southbank is a distinctive spire in the Melbourne nighttime skyline.......[Read More]
The Lost City

The Lost City

The Lost City in Litchfield National Park is a collection of weathered sandstone pillars which as a group look much like the ancient ruins of some fabled land.......[Read More]
Here Comes the Dragon

Here Comes the Dragon

The Chinese dragon is a feature of Sydney celebrations for the Chinese New Year.......[Read More]
Anzac Biscuits

Anzac Biscuits

There are various recipes for what are now commonly known as Anzac biscuits. Here's one Anzac biscuits recipe.......[Read More]
The View at Waitangi

The View at Waitangi

Waitangi looks out to the sea in New Zealand's Bay of Islands.......[Read More]
Australia in April

Australia in April

April in Australia is mid-autumn with temperatures starting their slide into winter. Anzac Day is celebrated in April and Easter celebrations may occur in April as well.......[Read More]