Australian tropical cyclones are rated in five categories according to their strongest wind speed.
The Mountain Heritage is an award-winning boutique hotel with additional accommodation including bed and breakfast and cottage. The Mountain Heritage, with its 41 rooms and suites, is a short stroll to Katoomba town centre and the railway station. Facilities include a business centre, outdoor pool,
Aside from the health risks associated with smoking, the pollution of beaches and foreshores with tonnes and tonnes of cigarette butts has moved a number of Sydney local government councils to ban cigarette smoking on their beaches.
Sovereign Hill in Ballarat, Victoria, is the foremost outdoor historical museum in Australia and a favorite destination of visitors
Australian bushfires pose a danger to visitors and locals alike during the bushfire season.
There is a wide range of attractions and activities in Gisborne and all along the East Coast of New Zealand's North Island.
Alfa Romeo wins line honors in the 2002 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.
Cradle Mountain, Tasmania's best known national park, is in a World Heritage area. Here's how to get there from Devonport or Launceston.
The 24th Governor-General of Australia, Major General Michael Jeffery, took his oath of office on August 11, 2003 and was governor-general until September 2008.
Huskisson Wharf is home and departure point for dolphin-watch cruises at Jervis Bay.
Shark Bay on the western coast of Western Australia, is a World Heritage site and home to dugongs, dolphins and stromatolites: a fascinating aquatic world and a diver's paradise.
Uluru in the heart of Australia is a striking rock monolith better known as Ayers Rock in earlier times until its Aboriginal name became more popular.
Melbourne, Australia, is a travel destination with convenient and free visitor travel within the city.
Strine and Aussie slang: a glossary of unique Australian words and phrases starting with I