May has been declared Aussie Wine Month on the island continent, meaning heaps of wine tastings, pop-up wine bars, wine-pairing dinners and educational events all across Australia to showcase the nation’s collection of stellar wines and broadcast their flavors to the world. A new initiative called Ultimate Wine Experiences Australia got started just in time […]
Category: Things To Do
April 24, 2015
One of Australia’s oldest food and wine regions, South Australia’s Barossa Valley is criss-cut with more than 150 wineries. Some have been fruiting since the late 1800s. But Barossa is not all about history; the region is bursting with new butcheries, bakeries, breweries, cideries and creameries. What’s more is the fantastic cooking schools that teach travelers how to combine and complement the region’s ingredients. Here are the current leaders for cooking classes in the Barossa Valley.
March 17, 2015
For sports fans, the ICC Cricket World Cup is perhaps just as highly anticipated as the Olympics, especially since both events only occur every four years. It is the first time Australia is hosting the World Cup since 1992, so March is a thrilling time to visit the land down under. The end of summer welcomes ideal […]
March 13, 2015
Airlie Beach, the funky town at the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands, isn’t exactly known for food. Chef Tim Whitehorn from Capers Restaurant and the Airlie Beach Hotel is set on changing that with a food tour of the region. Held seasonally, the Airlie Beach local food tours visit four local farms that supply Capers […]
February 20, 2015
The Grand Prix Circuit is the absolute best place to have some adrenaline-filled experiences on Phillip Island.
February 13, 2015
Want to try something different? Why not spend a day sea kayaking in Palm Cove?
January 23, 2015
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the Gold Coast’s best not-so-secret locations. A world class zoological park, the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is a Queensland icon.
January 16, 2015
Hiking in Mossman Gorge is something of an idyllic experience, with a natural valley lined with lush, ancient, tropical rainforest ripe for exploring and filled with a crystal-clear river to cool off in.
January 9, 2015
The Sunshine Coast’s UnderWater World is the region’s best kept secret.
December 12, 2014
As one of the stunning capes in the World Heritage Daintree National Park, Cape Tribulation is, in a word, gorgeous, making visiting Cape Tribulation a high priority for visitors to Tropical North Queensland.