Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 10)

Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queensland, Australia Travel. (Page 10)

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  1. Hotel rooms vacant as home owners cash in on Commonwealth Games touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | ABC News

    There are nearly as many Airbnb listings on the Gold Coast than there are in Brisbane, with private hosts set to provide stiff competition to the city's hotels during the Commonwealth Games. Early reports the Gold Coast could be booked out during the event appear to be wrong, with plenty of rooms available at all price points less than a month out from the event.

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  2. Racing: Magic Chai the horse to beat in CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    If Queensland-based jockey Damian Browne wins today's $500,000 Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup at Ellerslie on Magic Chai it will totally eliminate what was late yesterday a pained expression he wore when he arrived back in his native New Zealand. "I hate travelling," the high class jockey admitted.

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  3. 'A slap in the face': Flooded outback residents slam airlines over $1,000 one-way flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | ABC News

    Just days after a low-pressure system dropped hundreds of millimetres of rain on Cloncurry in Queensland's north-west, cutting off road access, locals are accusing major airlines of unfairly increasing flight prices. Hamish Griffin, a Cloncurry accommodation manager, woke up to a targeted Facebook advertisement that offered flights to Townsville for $974 one way.

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  4. Short-term politics the enemy of long-term traffic planning in BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | The Age

    Short-term politics has nobbled traffic planning in Greater Brisbane in the past decade and must be addressed urgently or the region will choke on cars, according to one of Australia's most experienced urban planners. It has led to a call from Planning Institute of Australia hall-of-famer Phil Heywood for the establishment of an infrastructure delivery authority, which would oversee decisions from all three levels of government.

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  5. Virgin Australia have hiked up prices after Queensland floods.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Daily Mail

    The airline has been hit with complaints after they 'almost doubled their airfare prices' from a regional town in Queensland to Townsville. One father slammed the airline for advertising a 'special' which he claimed cost almost twice as much as the usual fare.

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  6. Huge fish made 6ft man look smallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    A MONSTER fish has been found washed up by a husband and wife enjoying an afternoon stroll along a Queensland beach. John and Riley Lindhom found the decomposing massive fish during an afternoon stroll at Moore Park Beach.

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  7. 'We put our lives at risk': What it's like running a remote Aussie roadhouse in cyclone seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | ABC News

    With the Bureau of Meteorology forecasting an increasing chance of cyclones in the Gulf of Carpentaria this week, the Archer River Roadhouse on remote Cape York is just one business getting ready for potentially rough weather. As part of that preparation for wet season, which typically falls between November and April, roadhouse owners Brad Allan and Hugh Atherton stock up with 60,000 litres of fuel, almost 300 cartons of beer and plenty of non-perishable food.

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  8. 36 hours in BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  9. We could find Nemo in Jervis BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | South Coast Register

    David Booth, a Professor of Marine Ecology and Director of the Centre for Environmental Sustainability at UTS and President of the Australian Coral Reef Society, is aware of the changes. Prof Booth said around 150 species including butterflyfishes, damselfishes, surgeonfishes, Moorish idols and wrasses are now in Jervis Bay.

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  10. GC2018: Rugby league royalty Thurston to carry Queen's baton in TownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Fiji Times

    Update: 2:07PM AUSTRALIAN professional rugby league royalty Johnathan Thurston has been named as a baton bearer for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay when it visits Townsville in two weeks. Thurston will join 104 other legends in Townsville as the Queen's baton makes its way through the GC2018 event city.

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  11. Savvy 12-year-old entrepreneur shares money-saving tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | ABC News

    Brisbane schoolgirl Riata Baker is 12, and she is already saving her hard-earned cash for a house or shares in a business. The youngster said she was earning up to $100 a weekend by making balloon animals and face painting at kids' birthday parties.

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  12. Bulls touring sqaudRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | RuggaWorld

    The Vodacom Bulls announced a 27-man touring squad for the Australasian leg of their Vodacom Super Rugby campaign, including 15 forwards and 12 backs. Head coach John Mitchell selected an exciting and well-balanced squad, that he firmly believes are the right men for the job.

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  13. Bodies, glass eye, inflatable doll: The incredible discoveries made during Clean Up Australia DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Age

    Human bodies, a glass eye, an inflatable female doll plus a bound-and-gagged garden gnome - all discoveries made by volunteers during the past 28 years of Clean Up Australia Day. The mass tidying effort returned for another year on Sunday, with the founder of the nation-wide campaign visiting Brisbane and giving an insight into the wacky items collected over the years.

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  14. NRL: Canberra Raiders wrecking ball Joe Tapine keen to lock down second-row spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    His fearless approach has seen him dubbed a "wrecking ball" but Joe Tapine admits he has to rein in his enthusiasm to reach the next level in his game. Tapine is set to line up in the back-row for the Green Machine's first-round clash against the Gold Coast Titans on the Gold Coast on March 11. Tapine came to Canberra from Newcastle as a second-rower, but has mainly plied his trade through the middle since joining the Raiders.

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  15. GC2018: Queen's Baton reaches Queensland for final stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Fiji Times

    Update: 2:16PM THE Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton reached the Torres Strait Islands at the weekend, marking its arrival into Queensland to begin its final stretch to the opening ceremony. Landing on Horn Island, the arrival also starts a 33-day journey through the host state, which will visit 83 Queensland communities and be carried by more than 1800 baton bearers.

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  16. Queensland: a hot holiday on Australia's Sunshine CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  17. The history of Italian prisoners of war on Queensland farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | ABC News

    Researcher Joanne Tapiolas has spent the past two and half years piecing together the story of Italian Prisoners of War who were captured in North Africa during the Second World War and brought to Queensland. Of the estimated 350,000 Italians who were captured or surrendered in North Africa, more than 1,500 prisoners were sent to Queensland to work on farms.

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  18. Cronulla Sharks will take my game to the next level: Matt MoylanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The Age

    Having overcome the hamstring trouble of last season, Matt Moylan is likely to be playing with a smile on his face. The desire to reach the next level as a player is what drove Matt Moylan to make the move to the shire.

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  19. Raiders with a dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | HarnessLink.com

    The lure of the " Pot of Gold " at the end of the rainbow is contagious, but often horsemen and women need to travel hundreds or thousands of kilometres in search of their dream. Way back in 1936 horses travelled from afar as Tasmania and New Zealand to contest the first Inter Dominion series in Perth.

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  20. Warriors CEO - We won't release players for Kiwis' Denver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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