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    Hi-tech rail promises insane speed

    Hi-tech rail promises insane speed

    The PM has announced a long-term Greens policy ahead of the election

    Venue with a view over the Fitzroy opens on Mt Archer

    premium_icon Venue with a view over the Fitzroy opens on Mt Archer

    New amphitheatre nestles in front of Fitzroy view

    'He isn't a piece of lost baggage'

    premium_icon 'He isn't a piece of lost baggage'

    ‘He isn’t a piece of lost baggage’

    Hotter than ever: Bali’s best surf retreats

    Hotter than ever: Bali’s best surf retreats

    The appeal of surfing on the Indonesian island has remained strong.

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      Guides

        PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

        Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

        Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

        AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

        VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

        All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

        Five of the best to places to bushwalk

        Popular pass time offers something for everyone

        Tourism

          Great Barrier Reef tour operators are threatening permanently set sail from Cairns unless they are afforded fairer fees at the city’s marina.

          premium_icon Reef operators threaten to leave Cairns over marina fees

          Great Barrier Reef tour operators threatened to set sail from Cairns unless marina...

          "I travel the country and the number and size of fish here is hard to beat anywhere.”

          premium_icon Why CQ is the toast of Creek to Coast

          Rocky region to be promoted as one of Australia's top fishing spots

          The Gold Coast’s peak business body is pleading for more police, warning the city’s reputation as a tourism mecca is at risk from bikie gangs and drug raids.

          premium_icon ‘Bikies are a threat’ to Gold Coast tourism

          Bikie violence and drug busts threat to Coast tourism, warms Gold Coast Chamber of...

          It’s the ultimate job advertisement. Queensland will be front and centre in a new $7.5 million campaign promoting working holidays.

          premium_icon Wanted: Workers needing a holiday

          Tourism Australia launches new campaign to lure working holiday-makers