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A guide to long term travel in Australia

A guide to long term travel in Australia | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Are you planning long term travel in Australia? This guide will help you through all necessary steps to make before venturing on a long trip to Australia.
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Australia’s 10 Greatest Road Trips

Australia’s 10 Greatest Road Trips | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
In the wide expanse of Australia, a road trip is the best way to experience the country. Here we reveal the 10 greatest road trips in Australia.
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Here's Why Aboriginal People Don't Want You To Climb Uluru

Here's Why Aboriginal People Don't Want You To Climb Uluru | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Traditional custodians of Uluru want the controversial climbing path shut.
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Southeast Queensland beaches | CNN Travel

Southeast Queensland beaches | CNN Travel | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Within easy reach of Brisbane, there's a beach for every type of traveler
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The Best All-You-Can-Eats in Sydney by I Ate My Way Through

The Best All-You-Can-Eats in Sydney by I Ate My Way Through | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
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Check out this post of reviews of Sydney's best all you can eat buffets 

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(Saving...) Great Aunty Three, Surry Hills | Grab Your Fork: A Sydney food blog

(Saving...) Great Aunty Three, Surry Hills | Grab Your Fork: A Sydney food blog | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Great Aunty Three, Surry Hills - Grab Your Fork: A Sydney food blog
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Australia's top 10 best cycling trips

Australia's top 10 best cycling trips | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it

For many Australians, thoughts of cycling trips conjure up only foreign images of French vineyards, Tuscan hills and Cuban beaches. However, there are roads and trails in Australia which are just as enticing. While the vast distances of the open Australian highway may not appeal, there are numerous bike-friendly options that beckon right across the country. Click here for the complete list.


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15 Reasons to Visit Australia for the Trip of a Lifetime

15 Reasons to Visit Australia for the Trip of a Lifetime | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
The ultimate 15 Reasons to visit Australia. Get OZ on your bucket list, make it the trip of a lifetime! Enjoy beaches, Outback, cities, wildlife and more.
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Cuckoo Callay, Newtown | iFat - Food Chronicles

Cuckoo Callay, Newtown | iFat - Food Chronicles | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
I’ve been called a lot of mean things in my life. Rightfully so but still. The most memorable insult  I ever received was the time a girl in my modern history class called me a “sl*t.” Keep in mind that this was before I had even touched a boob so I was extremely confused. There was also the time someone said my extremely short haircut made me look like an ugly Asian version of Emma Watson post-Harry Potter. In fairness, it was hilarious at the time, even if I did have to hold back tears. I’ve b
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Flour and Stone, Woolloomooloo

Flour and Stone, Woolloomooloo | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
I have heard wonderful things about this place, the pastries, the pies and many more. For fans of Nadine Ingram’s cookie Couture gingerbread, the not so new news is that she has opened flour and st...
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Road Trip from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in the Daintree Rainforest

Road Trip from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in the Daintree Rainforest | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Things to do and see on a road trip from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in the Daintree Rainforest, including Mossman Gorge. Great Aussie road trip
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Twitter / GlobePosts: Opera House, Sydney Australia ...

Twitter / GlobePosts: Opera House, Sydney Australia ... | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
“@GlobePosts: Opera House, Sydney Australia http://t.co/uqHjCZTAWj”; @johnkluck3 is this pic just as amazing as it was when you were there?
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Australian government launches plug and play online booking ...

Australian government launches plug and play online booking ... | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
ATDW makes it clear that the solution is not a replacement for commercial booking engines available in the market, rather the solution is an entry level tool or an enabler for Australian travel businesses to go online.
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10 things you didn’t think you could do in Australia's capital

10 things you didn’t think you could do in Australia's capital | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it

Canberra has many attractions you’d expect in a national capital, such as the Parliament House and the National Museum. However, there’s far more to the capital than these standard tourist stops. This Travel Weekly article lists 10 attractions which are beyond the expected. Among the suggestions include:

 

Touring the Botanic Gardens at night.Witnessing the beautiful union of Japanese and Australian cultures.Watching a roller derby game.Taking a wine tour on the slopes of Mount Maruja.Riding a hot air balloon.

 

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The Ten Best Country Pubs in Australia

The Ten Best Country Pubs in Australia | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it

SpenindNo bunting and American BBQ out here.

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Spending a night in a country pub is an experience every traveller should try to have. 

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What foreign visitors really think about Australia

What foreign visitors really think about Australia | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it

Visit From Swedish backpackers to stand-up comedians, here's what foreign visitors think Australia does best, worst and most unexpectedly.

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Visit Tasmania like Nicholas Shakespeare suggests

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ilovemyfoodlots. : Dae Jang Kum BBQ Buffet - Campsie - Sydney, Australia

ilovemyfoodlots. : Dae Jang Kum BBQ Buffet - Campsie - Sydney, Australia | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
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$15 lunch buffet! 

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Twenty-six top reasons to holiday in Australia

Twenty-six top reasons to holiday in Australia | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Ben Groundwater, in honour of our national day, has pinpointed 26 persuasive reasons to choose a home grown holiday next time.
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Australia's 19 World Heritage wonders: what makes them so special?

Australia's 19 World Heritage wonders: what makes them so special? | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it

What does the Great Barrier Reef have in common with the Great Wall of China, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the ruins of Great Zimbabwe? All four of these places - and over a thousand others mostly without the word 'great' in their titles - are on UNESCO's World Heritage Site. NSW has six, Victoria just one. So what are Australia's 19 World Heritage sites and why are they important?


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Don't miss Tasmania on your visit downunder 

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Port Arthur Tasmania's curator insight, December 3, 2014 6:19 PM

Tasmania has a huge proportion of Australia's World Heritage-listed assets, across cultural and natural heritage, including half of the  sites comprising the Australian Convict Sites World Heritage Property.

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Revealed: Australia's 10 hottest luxury hotels - The Daily Telegraph

Revealed: Australia's 10 hottest luxury hotels - The Daily Telegraph | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
LASHING out on luxury hotels is becoming the new normal, with data from HotelsCombined showing the number of five-star hotel bookings in Australia has increased by 194 per cent since 2013.
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Kaki Lima, Kensington

Kaki Lima, Kensington | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Ever since I went to the Malaysian Kitchen private dinner I have wanted to try Kaki Lima - to eat their roti canai once again. Kaki Lima restaurant can be found on Anzac Parade in Kensington. It is...
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Kitchen by Mike, Rosebery

Kitchen by Mike, Rosebery | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Uncle sent me a link last week, saying ‘we should go here!’ He found a tweet from Pat Nourse, who mentioned a new opening on the weekend just down the road from where he lived. A warehouse-y café /...
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Twitter / ThatsEarth: Bouddi National Park, Australia. ...

Twitter / ThatsEarth: Bouddi National Park, Australia. ... | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
Bouddi National Park, Australia. http://t.co/ZqJ2QY3M9Z
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Highly recommend a walk in this park if you are on an extended stay in Australia - it's a stunning and mostly overlooked part of the NSW coast 

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Bugs In Australia Are INTENSE

Bugs In Australia Are INTENSE | Australia Travel Ideas | Scoop.it
See some of Australia's most intense insects - from bird-eating spiders to gigantic earthworms. Unbelievable! (http://t.co/9W8AmeOZsH)
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