Sunshine Coast tourism records smashed

THE Sunshine Coast recorded its highest domestic visitor numbers last year, attracting 3.394 million arrivals, 15.2% more than in 2015.

What you need to know if you've booked Whitsunday holidays

The beautiful Whitsundays.

Whitsunday region popular choice for Sunshine Coast residents

Cyclone Debbie forces cruise ship to anchor off Coast

HUGE: The Azamara Journey.

TC Debbie: Massive cruise ship forced to anchor in Mooloolaba

Gympie girl power sends visitor numbers through roof

One of the more popular destinations for women visiting the Gympie region is Cooloola Berries.

Visitor numbers surge by 65% in the Gympie region

Airline slammed for kicking off girl who wore leggings

Legging it, from a range of printed leggings at Supre, priced from $10 at Supre Lismore, Byron Bay and supre.com.

“I have flown united before with literally no pants on."

Gympie travel company will show you the world

SOUTH AMERICA:
Immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil on this 31 day tour departing in September 2018. Highlights include: Amazon river cruise, ancient ruins of Machu Picchu, Lake Titicaca home-stay, the unique Bolivian city of La Paz, the mighty Iguazu Falls, tango dancing in Buenos Aires, a three night stay at an authentic Argentinian ranch and the famous city of Rio De Janeiro.

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TRAVEL: Tokyo is a chaotic city of firsts

Cherry trees blossom in Tokyo's Shinjuku Gyoen National Park; top right, a hedgehog at Harry Hedgehog Café in Roppongi.

Three days in Tokyo was not enough.

A Taste of the Apple Isle

Talie Lloyd checks out the view from The Neck on Bruny Island.

Get away with Gympie woman Talie Lloyd to beautiful Tassie

Airlie Beach tourists keen to return, without Debbie

CYCLONE. Devastation. An Army chopper flying in. It's not the best tourism ad script. But even those caught up in Cyclone Debbie say they want to return.

Business network for Rainbow Beach

Michael Read is one of the business network organisers.

Businesses are banding together to try beat the off-season

REVEALED: The Sunshine Coast industry most likely to fail

AT RISK: 5.6% of Coast businesses in one industry are facing a high risk of financial failure this year.

Entrepreneur not surprised he's in the riskiest industry going

Bali earthquake: Magnitude 6.4 tremor strikes tourist haven

An Indonesian man offering a surfboard for rent to foreign tourists at a beach in Kuta, Bali

It was centred off the coast of Indonesia, about 26km south of Denpasar.

$5 million plan to double nature park visitors

Works are expected to start next year.

WORKS are expected to start next year.

Coral bleaching 'worse by the day'

CORAL BLEACHING: More coral bleaching. A local diver Michelle Hunter captured these photos at Hoffman's Rocks.

Climate change is causing concern for southern Great Barrier Reef

Queenstown helicopter views shot on Panasonic Lumix GH5

Queenstown helicopter views shot on Panasonic Lumix GH5

Game of Thrones landmark destroyed

Maltese landmark destroyed by storm.

Malta's iconic Azure Window rock formation collapses in storm.

Turkish Airlines adds a touch of magic

Magician lends his talents to Turkish Airlines safety video.

A new safety video gets some help from visual magician Zach King.

Yak 52 Soviet trainer takes off over Airlie Beach

NEW RIDE: The Yak-52 has been flying around the skies above Airlie Beach performing aerobatics replacing the beloved Tiger Moth which was declared a ride-off in July.Photo Martin StringerPhoto contributed.

Yak-52 takes off over Airlie Beach

Locals catch 'Sunrise' at Rainbow Beach

WORKING THE CROWD: Rainbow Beach locals greet Sam McMillan and the 'Sunrise' crew yesterday.

'Sunrise' weather presenter Sam 'Sam Mac' McMillan made his way to Rainbow Beach...

Anna Faris stars in Air NZ video

Air New Zealand safety video goes Hollywood.

Latest safety video has a touch of Hollywood.

Floating Apartment on Great Barrier Reef

Floating apartment on the Great Barrier Reef.

Airbnb are offering a chance to live right on the reef.

Bollywood Theme Park

Bollywood Screenshot

The world's biggest theme park is set to expand. Here's some of what will be there.