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    Hotels prepare for brutal winter as border woes continue

    premium_icon Hotels prepare for brutal winter as border woes continue

    'It’s something we’ve got no control over'

    1000 per cent increase: Border opening makes state number 1

    premium_icon 1000 per cent increase: Border opening makes state number 1

    Tourism surging since decision to reopen borders

    RARE SIGHT: Whole families of elusive sea creatures spotted

    premium_icon RARE SIGHT: Whole families of elusive sea creatures spotted

    A herd of dugongs was spotted from the vessel

    ‘Flights full’: Chaos as border deadline hits

    ‘Flights full’: Chaos as border deadline hits

    Flights booked out as QLD tourists in Victoria rush to get home as borders shut

    Guides

      PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

      Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

      Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

      AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

      VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

      All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

      Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

      premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

      Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

      CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

      Five of the best to places to bushwalk

      Popular pass time offers something for everyone

      Tourism

        Hotels across the Gold Coast have been booked out over the first weekend of the school holidays but a tourism boss warns recovery has a ‘long way to go’.

        premium_icon Hotels full but recovery has ‘long way to go’

        "We are definitely seeing the numbers pick up"

        Thousands of cruise ship workers, including some Australians, are still trapped on ships unable to dock because of COVID-19 restrictions.

        Where stranded cruise ships are stuck

        Cruise ship staff still adrift after 110 days and counting

        Several family members have been left injured after their small boat collided with a humpback whale in a freak accident off the coast of Alaska.

        ‘Traumatic’: Whale hits tourist boat

        Several family members have been left injured after their small boat collided with...

        Tourism Minister has revealed loan negotiations between theme parks and the Federal Government were almost complete when the deal suddenly collapsed.

        premium_icon Theme park loans ‘at point of signing’ before collapse

        Federal Government loans for theme parks deal collapses