New South Wales attracted more tourists in 2015 than any other Australian state or territory. International arrivals grew by 8.9% to 3.6 million visitors, and domestic tourism grew by 3.8% to 7.5 million visitors.
The Australian Open, Australia’s biggest lawn bowl’s competition, will be held from 11 to 24 June 2016 in Queensland’s Gold Coast. 2,000 competitors from 158 countries will compete for A$225,000 in prize money.
Coolangatta, Queensland, and Tweed Heads, New South Wales, are twin cities along Australia’s Southern Gold Coast. Every June, the neighboring towns stage Cooly Rocks on, a celebration of the 1950s and 60s.
The Sydney Opera House and iconic Sydney landmarks will be transformed at night by more than 80 3D projections and light installation during the 9th annual Vivid Sydney, which will also include musical performances and other activities.
Whale watching season runs from May to November in New South Wales, Australia, wtih more than 20,000 whales migrating past a 2,000 kilometre stretch of coastline between Tweed and Eden, attracting 237,000 tourists,
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) environmentalists around the world to turn off non-essential lights for one hour from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on 19 March 2016. Last years, 7,000 cities in 172 countries supported the initiative.
Young Tampa Bay Rays fans get VIP treatment at this year's Tampa Bay Rays Fan Fest, with baseball players reading to kids as part of a Tampa Bay Times initiative that is aimed at encouraging youngsters to read
Australian hotelier advises party goers to spend the night in a hotel rather than driving home on New Year's Eve. But don't just stay at any hotels. Here is a complete guide to booking the best hotel for having a great stay.
A dependency of Australia, Christmas Island is located in the Indian Ocean. Every year, 50 million crabs migrate across the island to spawn in the sea in which is thought to be the world's largest migration.
Bali Asli Restaurant and Cooking School in a village in East Bali serves authentic Balinese cuisine and offers views of a volcano across the rice paddies. Open for lunch only, but dinners and special events can be arranged.