Queensland Travel Tips
Time and place tick into a languid dimension when you cross the Queensland border. Touted as Australia's Sunshine State, Queensland is allegedly blessed with 300 days of sunshine a year, and outside the deluge of the wet season, the sky seems unceasingly awash with an amber glow.
With a touch of help from the unhurried Queensland psyche, it weaves a little magic to melt urban decay and winter chills.
Movie is one of the major theme parks on the gold coast and has roller coasters and rides a plenty as well as a stunt show. However I thought it was a bit over-rated and only spent half a day there.
Movie world - one of the major theme parks on the gold coast with roller coasters, rides and stunt shows.
Sydney’s New Year fireworks display might be one of the most talked about in the world, but Brisbane
also offers its locals quite the show when the big ball drops. In fact,
nearly 50,000 ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, March 2013
As a backpacking hub to all the northern Queensland attractions, Cairns houses numerous hostels and backpacker focused restaurants, bars and clubs. What that means is the nightlife is fairly big in ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, June 2012
Tourists, history buffs and television crime drama enthusiasts alike stop at the Queensland
Police Museum. Here you can learn about policing but also to try your
hand at solving the mystery set ...
Written by koalakiss86, Australia, November 2010
Jamaica Joes Bara and Grill on the strand in Townsville, has the best bbq/grill styll food, with friendly waiters and great views of the ocean across to Magnetic Island.
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, May 2012
One of the great rides of Cairns, Australia the Kuranda Scenic Railway is a relaxing and most impressive way to experience the history and beauty of the area. In just two hours, the famous railway ...
At New Year’s, Cairns is hot—literally. The average high temperatures in December reach around 88 degrees Fahrenheit in the tropical north of Queensland. Whether you’re a local, a backpacker, or a ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, July 2012
Cairns is often referred to as the “Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef ,”
and it most certainly is. Most travel enthusiasts know something about
the beautiful beaches, terrific diving ...
Sea world is a fun-filled water theme park and animal tourist attraction. There are both water slides and roller coasters to suit all ages and levels of thrill-seekers. You can swim with the ...
Sea world is a fun-filled water theme park and animal park. There are water slides and roller coasters suitable for all ages and thrill-seekers as well as various animal shows and live performances. ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, November 2012
The holiday season is fast approaching, so the time of less work and more celebration is soon to take over Brisbane . Travelers wishing to while away their time in the coming weeks in the capital ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, February 2013
The original builders of the Story Bridge in Brisbane probably never had the idea in 1940 that it would one day become a top adventure activity source. Now, the Story Bridge allows adventure ...
Written by Brooke, Australia, January 2013
Seeing how Cairns lies in the tropical north of Queensland ,
the terms summer and winter don’t have the same impact as in other
parts of the world. What those terms do indicate, however, is ...
Written by Emma, Australia, May 2012
With daytime temperatures averaging around 23 degrees Celsius (73.4 degrees Farenheit), sub tropical Brisbane
is at its most comfortable during the fall. While there are still many
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