Tourism

Wed 18 Sep 2019

Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

From urinating in public to trafficking in drugs — Australians who behave badly in Bali have been issued with a strong warning by the island’s governor.

Mon 9 Sep 2019

SA tourism chief doesn’t know how much 'Old Mate' ad cost

premium_icon SA tourism chief doesn’t know how much 'Old Mate' ad cost

The new Tourism Department boss doesn’t know how much the widely-panned ‘Old Mate’ tourism campaign ad cost, and says the jury is still out on its effectiveness.

Thu 5 Sep 2019

Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

The millionaire owner of a popular Australian tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting his workers with a controversial set of rules.

Wed 28 Aug 2019

JAIL CLOSURE: Readers suggestions for new use of site

premium_icon JAIL CLOSURE: Readers suggestions for new use of site

Grafton has obviously been thinking about the possibility of the closure of its old jail, judging by the swift response on social media.

Tue 27 Aug 2019

‘Big Brother’ plan to watch Gold Coast tourists

‘Big Brother’ plan to watch Gold Coast tourists

Visitors to the Gold Coast will have mobile phones and credit card spending tracked if a plan by the local council goes ahead.

Sun 25 Aug 2019

‘Hey stranger, need a lift? Just take my ute’

premium_icon ‘Hey stranger, need a lift? Just take my ute’

A tourist to the Sunshine Coast was thrilled by the generous and trusting nature of a local who he had asked for directions.

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