Tourism

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Instagram: ruining holidays everywhere

premium_icon Instagram: ruining holidays everywhere

THERE’S no landmark that can’t be ruined, no experience that can’t be interrupted and no beauty spot that can’t be sullied by Instagram idiots: Jill Poulsen.

Only option to give Tobruk its ‘wow factor’

premium_icon Only option to give Tobruk its ‘wow factor’

Local tourism operator has feedback on the botched scuttling of ex-HMAS Tobruk: If it can be righted safely it should be righted as soon as possible.

Trouble in paradise as nation turns into ghost town

Trouble in paradise as nation turns into ghost town

Once bustling with tourists, this Caribbean paradise has descended into violence, becoming so dangerous visitors are leaving.

Thu 12 Jul 2018

$10 million resort set to dominate village business entrance

premium_icon $10 million resort set to dominate village business entrance

Village "100% behind” $10 million surf and yoga resort, says the man behind the plan.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Baffled locals find abandoned 747

Baffled locals find abandoned 747

Conspiracy theories quickly ran wild when a group of locals woke up to find what they believed to be an abandoned jumbo jet sitting in a muddy field.

Tue 10 Jul 2018

Scuttling stuff-up in league of its own

premium_icon Scuttling stuff-up in league of its own

The ex-HMAS Tobruk sinking was meant to boost the state’s tourism. But the scuttling, labelled “a complete disaster”, has put taxpayers out of pocket.

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