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Flag of Australia, Australia's flagThe Australians have it all. From the hot tropics to the temperate climate; from the coral reefs to the ski fields; from desert to the beach. On top of the environmental diversity, Australia is a melting pot of culture, from the ancient Aboriginal Dreamtime to a modern multicultural society, there really isn’t anything quite like Australia.

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Getting to Know Authentic Melbourne

LOS ANGELES, CA, May 31, 2007 "“ Travelers who seek authentic cultural immersion when visiting foreign lands will have the opportunity to experience Melbourne, the food, wine, culture, and events capital of Australia, through the eyes of its locals. From its...

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The Orient Express Through Eastern Europe

New York- May 10, 2007:- Ever since its creation 125 years ago next year, the Orient-Express train has been a symbol both of luxury and of pioneering routes to distant parts. In 2007, it still is. This year, the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express will make its first foray...

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Qantas to Fly New York, Australia

LOS ANGELES - March 27, 2007 - Qantas Airways announced it will increase its services from New York effective August 14, 2007 to offer daily direct flights to Sydney, Australia via Los Angeles. The additional flights meet the increasing demand for seamless travel to...

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New Lodge Opening in Tasmania

On 4th December 2006, a new 300-acre property, the Lodge at Tarraleah, opened, perched high on a plateau in the heart of Tasmania's Central Highlands. The village of Tarraleah (meaning 'Forester Kangaroo'), on the edge of the World Heritage wilderness...

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Vote for the New 7 Wonders

In what could be the largest vote ever, the world will soon choose the New Seven Wonders of the World to stand alongside the Ancient Seven Wonders of the World. In January, the New7Wonders committee, chaired by Dr. Federico Mayor, selected 21 finalists out of the 77...

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Melbourne’s 15th Food and Wine Festival

NEW YORK, New York, October 17, 2006 - Melbourne is a melting pot of cultures, food culture not least among them - a reality delectably mirrored in a profusion of packed restaurants, cafés, bistros and bars. Fashionable, eclectic and eccentric, the city's dining...

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Qantas Named for Entertainment

LOS ANGELES - September 27, 2006 - For the fourth time in five years, Qantas Airways was named the world's No. 1 airline for in-flight entertainment by the World Airline Entertainment Association (WAEA) at its 27th Annual Conference and Exhibition. Garnering the top...

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Aussie Airpass from $999

Get 3 bonus flights with the Qantas Aussie AirPass Let Qantas take you on a different kind of vacation with the Qantas Aussie AirPass. The Aussie AirPass includes both International flights to Australia AND three domestic Australia flights all over Australia. With the...

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Warner Brothers to Aid the Tasmanian Devil

Research into the endangered Tasmanian Devil, currently afflicted by a mysterious Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD), has been given a boost by American based film studio Warner Bros. Taz is the creation of Warner Bros and is one of its most popular of the Loony Tunes...

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Golf in Melbourne

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, June 27, 2006 - The second Australian ever to win the US Open, 29 year-old Geoff Ogilvy is a new hero in his home state of Victoria. Naturally, Ogilvy's spectacular feat is drawing eyes the world over to Victoria, a world-class golf...

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