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Great news (except for VIC – sorry, folks) – the Queensland borders are back open, baby! 🎉 And just in case you’d forgotten why Sunshine State getaways are so fantastic, as a very proud QUEENSLANDER, I’m here to share 10 reasons why Queensland holidays are the absolute best. 1. All the Big Things That’s right, …

Woman standing at Uluru

Some people are seriously bummed about not being able to travel overseas this year. But not me. I’m thrilled to have some dedicated Oz holiday time – and I plan to make the most of it. Here are eight reasons why I’m stoked to only be travelling in Australia this year. 1. Australia is MASSIVE …

2020 is the perfect time to make a dent in your Aussie travel bucket list. So, when the borders open, the national parks are ready for visitors again and we’re all able to travel, here are 12 destinations you’ve got to check out. 1. Kakadu, Northern Territory This year is the perfect time to tick …

Great Ocean Road view of Twelves Apostles at sunrise

Aussie holidays are back on the agenda! Which is awesome news, because some of us were starting to go a tad stir crazy. Has anyone else started having long, in-depth conversations with their pets? No? Okay, me neither. So, we know many of us are keen to get away. But how does travel work in …

Airport security is important, but even the most patient travellers would rather avoid a loooong line before their flight (who wouldn’t?). That’s why we’ve rounded up some of the best ways to breeze through your next security check as fast and fuss-free as possible. They’ll make life easier for you and your airport security team …

Another year, another Christmas done and dusted. And don’t our wallets and waistlines feel it! One of those I am fine with – as Lizzo says, I’ll be slapping on my ass, getting thicker and thicker, WOO. The other one I hate with a vengeance. Apparently one-in-three Aussies go into debt over Christmas – and …

On Saturday, Wotif launched the Festival of Snags in Mudgee, NSW after a four-month-long initiative designed to get more Aussies travelling in their own backyard. And what a banger of a day it was! It was amazing… and delicious… and hilarious… and way too much fun. Here are some of our highlights from the day. …

Before I had kids, I thought maternity leave was like an extended holiday in itself. I imagined myself fitting in plenty of exercise, tackling that long-awaited family photo project, and perhaps even writing my brain-bound novel. Ha! Maternity leave ended up being the most memorable, epic and treasured time of my life, but a holiday …

Many of us fret when packing our bags: what do I need? How am I going to fit everything? You know the drill. But what you might not think about is the impact the things we pack have on the earth. Single-use items like ziplock bags and mini shampoos are pretty bad for the places …