Tag Archives: Melbourne

The most talked about attraction in Australia is…

Some places are worth talking about. Image: Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Are you being talked about? Is your attraction ranking up there with the big boys?

TripAdvisor has created a list of the most talked about Australian attractions based on the number of reviews submitted in 2012. Continue reading

What’s On: Australia Day celebrations in your city

All you need this Australia Day are thongs, a picnic basket and a view of the ocean. Image: Australiaday.com.au

Happy Australia Day!

Many of you would have started the celebrations today with office parties whilst others are packing their bags for the long weekend getaway. Continue reading

Sydney most popular Aus destination over the holidays

Sydney leads Australia as the most popular holiday destination Image: Destination NSW

Sorry Melbourne, but according to leading travel and lifestyle site lastminute.com.au, Sydney was Australia’s most popular destination in terms of hotels bookings over the Christmas and New Year break. Continue reading

Student lands aircraft after losing a wheel mid-flight

The 21-year-old student gets a pat on the back after the successful landing Image: Ten

A student with only 120 hours flying time made a dramatic landing at Mangalore Airport, north of Melbourne, on Monday, after losing one of the aircrafts three wheels mid flight.

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