Australian National Parks

Defying the odds on the Great Ocean Walk

I meet my first deadly thing less than two hours in. The father and son have backtracked down the trail and are hastily pulling on gaiters and …

Australia

Millions of Migrating Baby Crabs Are an Absolutely Bonkers Sight to Behold

Each year, newborn crabs make the perilous trek from the sea shore to the forests of Christmas Island. This year was no exception, as new video taken …

Nature

Itsy bitsy, bungee-jumping peacock spiders discovered in the Grampians

The males shake the psychedelic patterns on their abdomens in a desperate dance to woo the females.<p>It's desperate because their life depends on it: …

Indigenous Peoples

Engagement period extended for Alpine National Park Feral Horse management plan

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) has extended the community engagement period for the <i>Protection of the Alpine National</i> …

Wildlife

This population of green sea turtles is nearly all female, signalling a major problem

The future is female for green sea turtles born along part of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Only about 1 percent of juvenile turtles hatching there are male now and that's because of global warming, according to a new study.<p>In sea turtles, warmer temperatures produce more female hatchlings and …

World News

Princess Charlotte Can Already Speak Two Languages

Kate Middleton at the mens singles final of the Wimbledon Championships - July 6, 2014<p>Kate Middleton visits an M-PACT Plus Counselling programme - …

Royal Family

Top 5 luxury resorts in Australia that are perfect for families

The land down under. Well-known for its wildlife, beaches, big cities, and natural wonders, Australia is a diverse and amazing destination for adults …

Enjoy

'It's ours to enjoy': ACT Parks' tips for bushwalking outside Canberra

The parks spokesman stressed people shouldn't rely on their phones, but be prepared and "tell someone who cares" before heading out.

Enjoy

20 must do activities in Australia - Tourism Australia

1. Island hop on your own private yacht (it's affordable!)<p>The Whitsunday Islands offer some of the world's finest sailing, with mostly perfect winds, …

Australia

Perth set for downpour as ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce heads south

Perth could see five times its monthly average rainfall in one day when the remnants of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce arrive in the metro area after …

Weather

The 33 Cheapest Places To Travel In 2018

Looking to take a cheap vacation in 2018? You’ve come to the right place. While experts are predicting that travel prices are on the rise this year, with airfares expected to go up by 3.5% and hotel prices to increase by 3.7%, it’s still possible to take a budget trip in 2018 — if you know where to …

Travel

This “Sexy” Kangaroo Caught In A Provocative Pose Just Broke The Entire Internet

I know you probably think you’ve seen it all, but that’s a mistake and you’re wrong, because have you seen this kangaroo trying to act sexy? If …

Kangaroo

‘I thought wow – only in Australia’

January 11, 2018 2:30PM<p>A TOURIST was blocked from using a public toilet in WA by a hilarious sexy kangaroo striking a seductive 'come hither' …

Racy

The 10 best places to avoid noise, light and air pollution

Looking to get away from it all? Science has proven that nature travel can improve almost every aspect of your wellbeing, from increasing your attention span to improving your mood. To get the most benefit, it’s worth seeking out places with minimal noise, artificial light and air …

National Parks

This 'Sexy' Kangaroo Needs A Modeling Contract

Aussies are getting hot and bothered down under over this photograph of a “sexy” kangaroo.<p>Alternative intros to this article include: “draw me like …

Australia

A guide to visiting Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

One of the must-visit places in Brisbane is the <b>Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary</b>. Opened in 1927 the sanctuary is the first and largest koala sanctuary in …

New York Times names top, bottom of Australia in best places to visit in 2018

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>The top and bottom of Australia have been named in <i>The</i> …

Australian News

Sensational National Parks Near Seattle

San Juan Islands National Monument<p>The San Juan Islands is an archipelago located between the Washington mainland and Vancouver Island, British …

National Parks