Travel News

Thu 27 Jun 2019

What’s wrong with this police report?

What’s wrong with this police report?

A fraudster tried to pull off a $7000 travel insurance scam — but was exposed by a crucial error in the dodgy evidence he gave his insurer.

Girl’s flesh-eating horror on family trip

Girl’s flesh-eating horror on family trip

HOURS after visiting the beach on day one of the family holiday, young Kylei felt pain in her legs. Then, her mum said, everything went downhill.

WATCH: Gympie idiot busted doing 184km/h in a 90 zone

premium_icon WATCH: Gympie idiot busted doing 184km/h in a 90 zone

A 23-year-old was driving a white Volkswagon Golf when he was caught on Bruce Highway near Bells Bridge

New problem found on Boeing 737 MAX

New problem found on Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing has been told to address a new problem with its 737 Max model, which was grounded worldwide after being involved in two deadly crashes.

Wed 26 Jun 2019

Casino giant quits Coast expansion plan

premium_icon Casino giant quits Coast expansion plan

A global icon in gaming resorts has cashed out its chips and quit its interest in developing a casino. But dozens of other companies are circling the multi-billion...

Great Barrier Grief: Tourists experience 'ecological grief'

premium_icon Great Barrier Grief: Tourists experience 'ecological grief'

Tourists increasingly negative about the future of the Great Barrier Reef as they describe 'ecological grief' for the natural wonder.

Tue 25 Jun 2019

Woman’s chilling hidden camera discovery

Woman’s chilling hidden camera discovery

Three women on holiday were horrified to discover a carefully hidden camera in the bathroom. It’s a growing trend that’s getting harder to detect.

Mon 24 Jun 2019

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

Incident on flight that made hostie lose it

A FLIGHT attendant says there’s something on every plane that’s a bigger threat than even turbulence, and she has the experience to prove it.

Sun 23 Jun 2019

Stanthorpe serves fabulous food, wine and country charm

premium_icon Stanthorpe serves fabulous food, wine and country charm

Small town has a surprising array of attractions that capture the area's beauty and the warmth of its people.

Watch cinema under the stars at its best in Winton

premium_icon Watch cinema under the stars at its best in Winton

There is no theatre that rivals the open-air experience of historic town's Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival.

Sat 22 Jun 2019

The street you wouldn’t dare walk down

The street you wouldn’t dare walk down

This inner-city street in a troubled neighbourhood was so dangerous, almost everyone deserted it. This is what we found when we visited.

Model stranded because of damp passport

Model stranded because of damp passport

Former Miss Universe Australia Tegan Martin was stopped from boarding her flight home from Bali because her passport had a watermark on it.

'Rough, dangerous, wonderful': Shannon's wild life in Africa

'Rough, dangerous, wonderful': Shannon's wild life in Africa

SHANNON Wild can connect her early years growing up on the Darling Downs to her exciting career filming some of the world's most dangerous animals.

Fri 21 Jun 2019

Woman’s ‘horrifying’ Melbourne flight

Woman’s ‘horrifying’ Melbourne flight

An overweight passenger says she endured a painful and embarrassing flight from hell, which left her in tears.

How I travel the world on $16.50 a day

How I travel the world on $16.50 a day

This Aussie has been travelling the world for almost a year on a very tight shoestring budget. This is her clever budgeting trick.

What Qantas Frequent Flyer changes really mean

premium_icon What Qantas Frequent Flyer changes really mean

It’s been billed as the biggest overhaul of Qantas’ frequent flyer program in its 32 year history. This is how the changes will affect you.

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Hidden sting in Qantas changes

Hidden sting in Qantas changes

The airline excitedly announced a raft of changes to its frequent flyer program today, but they might end up disappointing its most loyal travellers the most.

Huge Qantas Frequent Flyer overhaul

Huge Qantas Frequent Flyer overhaul

Qantas’ hugely popular Frequent Flyer program is set for its biggest overhaul in its 32-year history – and details of changes are already emerging.

'Four fellas jumped in van with guns pointed at our heads'

premium_icon 'Four fellas jumped in van with guns pointed at our heads'

'He pointed the gun straight at me, I could see down the barrel. I thought this could go off'. South America trip took a terrifying twist for two Mackay couples

Noosa to put up ‘full’ sign as over-tourism becomes issue

premium_icon Noosa to put up ‘full’ sign as over-tourism becomes issue

One of Queensland’s internationally famous tourist playgrounds has been forced to put out the “full” sign as it faces being loved to death by “over-tourism”.

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