Tourism campaign already exceeding expectations

By Matt Tewhatu

Tourism campaign already exceeding expectationsThe recent tourism campaign rolled out by Tourism Australia which focuses on the country’s aquatic and coastal campaign has already been hailed a success after early numbers indicate a boost in prospective visitors to Australia.

The campaign which was launched on Australia Day in New York and fronted by Hollywood heart-throb Chris Hemsworth was punctuated by a plethora of spectacular 360-degree videos.  Continue reading

Australian Govt reaches out to China

By Matt Tewhatu

Australian Govt eases Visa regulationsThe Australian Government is hoping that the recent Tourism Australia campaign as well as a specific app digitally transporting prospective visitors to the country and streamlined Visa regulations will greatly increase tourism numbers over the next 12 months, especially from China.

The new ‘virtual tourism’ app for mobile devices was launched over the weekend by Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and has been specifically designed to work on  China’s 700 million smartphones. Continue reading

Best golfing experiences in Australia

by Georgina Parkinson

Best golfing experiences in AustraliaIf sweeping views, championship standard courses, and lively hospitality are your cup of tea, you can’t go wrong with a golfing experience in Australia.

Whether you’re travelling around and you fancy a putt, or you’re working in Oz and looking to combine adventure travel with something a little more relaxed and refined, a trip to the local golf club is always a good idea. Here is a guide to some of the best golfing experiences in Australia.

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The Fremantle Feeling

By Matt Tewhatu

The Fremantle Feeling

Despite technically being apart of the Perth metropolitan area, Fremantle very much packs a punch in its own right when it comes to its tourist offering and has very much established its own identity.

Known as a laid-back but lively city with an interesting history centred around the gold rush, it offers a funky vibe punctuated by its beautiful surroundings and gorgeous climate. So, with the city offering so much, where do you start and what do you do.

Luckily, we’ve done the footwork for you and found the best pursuits for you in this unique stop on your tailor-made Australia holiday.

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Where to spend your time in South Australia

By Matt Tewhatu

Where to spend your time in South AustraliaFrom the hills to the desert to the city to the beach, like many other parts of the country, South Australia has a reputation of offering just about every type of attraction to visitors. Whilst you might find stunning landmarks across the state like you do in some of its more eastern counterparts, the beauty about South Australia lies in its contrasting environments and its generally laid-back way of life.

If you are planning to head to South Australia during your personalised Australia holiday, make sure you spread your time across the following destinations to ensure that you’re afforded a true southern experience.

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