Tag: Australia

staffMarch 24, 2018

First non-stop flight en route from Australia to the UK

The first non-stop flight between Australia and the UK has left Perth and is due to land in London on ...

staffMarch 24, 2018

Australian ball tampering shocks cricket

Australia’s Cameron Bancroft has admitted he tampered with the ball during the third Test against South Africa – and captain ...

staffFebruary 21, 2018

Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

staffDecember 4, 2017

Kwaussie – Dual citizen saga behind Australia’s word of 2017

The term “kwaussie” – a hybrid of Kiwi and Aussie – has been named Australia’s word of the year. The ...

staffOctober 26, 2017

Qantas boss Alan Joyce feted for backing gay marriage

Alan Joyce, boss of the Australian airline Qantas, has been named the world’s most influential LGBT business executive in an ...

staffApril 28, 2017

Surgery success for girl with three legs

A Bangladeshi toddler born with a third leg attached to her pelvis is returning home after successful surgery in Australia. ...

staffApril 9, 2017

Damage to Great Barrier Reef ‘unprecedented’

Unprecedented coral bleaching in consecutive years has damaged two-thirds of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, aerial surveys have shown. The bleaching ...

staffJanuary 9, 2017

Fun Things to DO in Port Douglas, Australia

If you want to visit a new exotic destination, we have the perfect place for you – Port Douglas. This ...

staffNovember 27, 2016

Rare ‘Thunderstorm Asthma’ Kills Six in Australia

Six are now dead from a rare “thunderstorm asthma” outbreak in Melbourne, Australia.Five more remain in intensive care units, with ...