Australia/Oceania

Australia is the smallest of the seven continents and covers about 5.6% of Earth’s landmass. In Oceania there are 14 countries and a number of dependent territories. That’s a huge variety to cover and read about.

Australia is the smallest of the seven continents and covers about 5.6% of Earth’s landmass. In Oceania there are 14 countries and a number of dependent territories. That’s a huge variety to cover and read about.

LATEST POSTS

Whale Watching
Whale Trails of NSW

From May to November, thousands of whales migrate along the New South Wales coast as they make their way from Antarctica to the South Pacific and back again. From the Tweed to Sydney and all the way to Eden, New South Wales offers a multitude of sea and land-based options to observe the traffic on the ‘Humpback Highway’.

TravMedia Australia 1450686 OVOLO SY dinner setting
Ovolo opens Vegan Restaurant and Bar in South Yarra

Lona Misa Bar & Kitchen will officially open its doors from Friday April 16 within the new designer hotel Ovolo South Yarra as South Yarra’s only true plant-based restaurant and bar offering.

TravMedia Australia 1449584 De Bortoli
Why Autumn Is the Best Time for an Ultimate Winery Experience

Autumn is the Crush season where you’ll be treated to an atmosphere of anticipation and exhilaration as the teams work hard behind the scenes to pick, crush, press, ferment, blend and bottle (or barrel) this year’s special wines.

TravMedia Australia 1434926 HOSH La Traviata
Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

Bowties and black dresses were dusted off after months in the COVID cupboard for an array of the all powerful at the opening of the Handa sponsored La Traviata on the Harbour. After the fury of the floods, it was looking more like the wellies coming out of the wardrobes of the Sydney set. However the stars twinkled and the rain had dissipated to some other city.

thredbo night
Thredbo Resort Unveils Winter 2021 Day Passes and Experiences

Paul Gauguin Cruises, South Pacific-based luxury small ship operatorhas released details of an extensive renovation of their ship Le Paul Gauguin. The renovation offers a fresh design to enrich guests’ sailing the South Pacific seascapes of Tahiti, the Society Islands, the Tuamotus, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji.

the lodge one
Dust off the passport – NZ is open for luxury

New Zealand has some of the most refined global accommodation from divine lodges to glam hotels. Today we are listing some of the best and most private villas. So for up to a mere $NZ34,000 per night, you can be breathing some international air and lushing it up in your own private villa. Many offer additional services such as private chefs, local guides and knowledgeable staff to immerse you into New Zealand’s best authentic luxury experiences.

CG.V Aerial Moorea 2571
Le Paul Gauguin unveiled

Paul Gauguin Cruises, South Pacific-based luxury small ship operatorhas released details of an extensive renovation of their ship Le Paul Gauguin. The renovation offers a fresh design to enrich guests’ sailing the South Pacific seascapes of Tahiti, the Society Islands, the Tuamotus, the Marquesas, the Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji.

Jonahs at Whale Beach Northern Beaches
Mother’s Day weekends away

Sunday 9 May is mother’s day and as always during COVID times, NSW’s borders are open for everyone to enjoy a seven wonder stay. Luxury is at the top of the menu for pampering all yummy mummies no matter what age so feast upon some of these destinations with an array of offerings for every taste.

melbourne pixabay
Hilton Melbourne to open in March 2021

Melbourne’s heritage-listed Equity Chambers has been transformed into Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street (Hilton Melbourne LQS). Located in the heart of the city, the elegant upscale hotel will open at midday on Monday, 22 March 2021.

TravMedia Australia 1446386 helm wines 2
Sip on new tastes at Canberra’s Wine Week

The Canberra District Wine Week 2021 runs from 20 to 29 March. The week encompasses events such as wine dinners and cellar door museum wine tastings to grape stomping, art exhibitions, musical soirees and blending your own.

QT melbourne
QT hotels announce a new collection of extraordinary stays

Sick of lockdowns? Tired of being well-behaved? Replenish your excitement and enchantment levels with QT Hotels and Resorts’ latest offering,

TravMedia Australia 1445120 Ningaloo Discovery Whale Shark
2021 Whale Shark Season begins in Ningaloo, Western Australia

Ningaloo Reef’s whale shark season has started early with the first guests swimming with whale sharks today, on tour with Exmouth-based operator Ningaloo Discovery.