Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 7)

Queensland, Australia Travel Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queensland, Australia Travel. (Page 7)

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  1. Hopes year-round Qantas Christchurch-Brisbane direct flights will boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    Qantas will operate a Boeing 737-800 plane when it increases flights between Christchurch and Brisbane from June. For the first time in more than a decade Qantas will offer direct Christchurch-Brisbane flights all year round and there are hopes it will provide a welcome boost for South Island tourism.

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  2. High hopes year-round Christchurch-Brisbane direct flights will boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    Qantas will operate a Boeing 737-800 plane when it increases flights between Christchurch and Brisbane from June. For the first time in more than a decade Qantas will offer direct Christchurch-Brisbane flights all year round and there are high hopes it will provide a welcome boost for South Island tourism.

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  3. Brisbane council election: Express CityCats, more routes and solar busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Age

    Public transport has continued to dominate the Brisbane City Council election campaign, with the Liberal National Party announcing express CityCat services, Labor promising $20 million for new routes and the Greens pledging a new fleet of solar-powered buses. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk said the new "SpeedyCat" services would run between Teneriffe and the city, as well as between the University of Queensland and the city and would halve peak-hour travel times "SpeedyCat will provide high-speed peak hour services to accommodate students commuting to and from the University of Queensland as well as many CBD-based workers for either end of the inner city reach of the River," Cr Quirk said.

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  4. a disgusting cartoon not as disgusting as the policies of the minister...Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Your Democracy

    Doctors refused to discharge the one-year-old, who was being treated for serious burns, unless she was provided a "suitable home environment". Asha will now stay with her family, including her mother, in community detention.

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  5. Opalauctions Sellers Open Opal Museum on the Gold CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Australia's leading online opal auction site 'Opalauctions' has opened a specialized opal museum on the Gold Coast. The museum named 'Gold Coast Opal & Gem Centre' encompasses opal miners and wholesalers who have been officially verified and showcasing their beautiful treasure trove of exquisite opals and opal jewellery directly to you.

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  6. LateRooms.com - Brisbane Gears Up for State of OriginRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2010 | 24-7 Press Release

    People who enjoy nothing more than watching some exciting sporting action during a holiday should book Brisbane hotels in June. This is because one of the biggest events in the Australian sporting calendar will be taking place in the city on June 16th.

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  7. Top 10: Farflung romantic getawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Set on a riverbank near the Angolan border, Serra Cafema is considered one of the remotest camps in Africa. Only 16 guests at a time get to explore this remarkable landscape, where the high plains seem to graze the sky and where one of Africa's last nomadic tribes, the Himba, still roam; at night, they fall asleep to the sound of the fast-flowing rapids.

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  8. Soccer: Victory in control of its finals destiny still, but only justRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Age

    There is a reason only one club won two A-League championships in a row during the competition's first decade. Brisbane won their two on the back of a run of 36 games without defeat, the longest sequence ever achieved in a senior Australian football code.

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  9. Would you buy a house you hadn't even seen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    EVERYTHING from cheap travel to global security could be up for grabs at crucial negotiations today, if you believe the experts. So how will Australia fare? A 20 per cent house deposit is the new norm as many lenders increase the amount borrowers need to have stashed before buying a home MARISSA and husband Rick Bowden, with daughters Stevie and Pepper, have traded up from their Miami home to Jefferson Lane.

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  10. Pre-dawn tradies create four-hour 'rush hour' in BrisbaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Tradies are leaving for work so early in the morning they are creating a four-hour morning "rush hour"on Brisbane's Pacific Motorway. Queensland's peak motoring organisation, the RACQ, says it is time for an urgent taskforce from all levels of government to push politics to one side and reach consensus on which projects should go ahead immediately.

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  11. Auckland Airport 1H profit boosted by retail spendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Scoop

    An increased number of passengers spending more on retail, and specialty retail in particular, helped boost first-half profit by 25 percent at Auckland International Airport, the country's largest airport operator. Net profit rose to $115 million in the six months ended Dec.31, from $92.8 million a year earlier while underlying profit, which strips out revaluations of investment property and financial derivatives, was up 19 percent to $104.1 million.

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  12. Explore Major Attractions in Brisbane with Comfortable Accommodations from City Edge Brisbane HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | SBWire

    City Edge Brisbane Hotel, an all-inclusive best value accommodation, is now providing affordable accommodation in Brisbane . The hotel provides an exceptional and efficient accommodation experiences to their guests with services rendered by their dedicated team, which is both professional and courteous..

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  13. Might be hard to get an Uber this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    HILLARY Clinton's only rival has won thousands more votes than her, but in the one count that matters, she's still way ahead. Americans are angry about it.

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  14. Population boom's hidden secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    THE rapid and unexpected population boom in Australia has conveniently hidden something we should be paying much more attention to. EVERYTHING from cheap travel to global security could be up for grabs at crucial negotiations today, if you believe the experts.

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  15. Pre-dawn tradies create Brisbane's new four-hour 'rush hour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Tradies are leaving for work so early in the morning they are creating a four-hour morning "rush hour"on the Pacific Motorway, new Main Roads data shows. Queensland's peak motoring organisation, the RACQ says it is time for an urgent taskforce from all levels of government to push politics to one side and reach consensus on which projects should go ahead immediately.

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  16. Canberra Capitals ready to play finals 'spoiler' after breaking WNBL duckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    DeNesha Stallworth will be available for Canberra's clash with South-East Qld on Sunday after she was forced to sit out the last match against her former side. They've finally worked out how to win and the Canberra Capitals are relishing the chance to wrap up their season by playing the "spoiler" against playoff contenders.

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  17. All-night vigil supports Brisbane hospital's stand against children in detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | The Age

    Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. GetUp! campaigner Ellen Roberts, who was among the supporters who spent the night on the pavement, said hundreds and thousands of Australians were sick and tired of the extreme policies of the federal government and were prepared to do whatever it took to stop the injustice.

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  18. Pregnant travellers warned after another Australian returns with Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    MARK COLVIN: Health authorities are warning pregnant Australian women not to go to countries where they risk catching the Zika virus. Victorian health authorities announced today that another pregnant woman had returned to Australia with the disease.

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  19. Ode to the Souvenir: artists re-imagine bygone Gold Coast memorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | ABC News

    From postcards to ashtrays, snow globes to tea towels; over the years the Gold Coast's tourism industry has run the gamut of popular souvenirs. A new exhibition at the Arts Centre Gold Coast, Made in Queensland: Ode to the Souvenir, explores the appeal of the keepsakes.

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  20. Brisbane bouyed by new mega-cruise ship terminal conceptRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Cruise ships more than 300 metres long with about 6000 passengers on board are one step closer to being able to drop anchor in Brisbane, with a new cruise ship terminal expected to be completed by 2019. The $100 million "mega" cruise ship terminal concept prepared by the Port of Brisbane Authority and backed by two cruise lines is now being firmly considered by the Queensland government.

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