Tourism

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Couple’s mid-air love story goes viral

Couple’s mid-air love story goes viral

A WOMAN’S simple seating request on her flight home may have led to the creation of one of the world’s greatest modern day love stories.

Why a pyramid dive site could work

premium_icon Why a pyramid dive site could work

Mayor’s unique idea for a Gold Coast dive site may not be so crazy after all, as leading dive figures throw their weight behind the ambitious project.

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Time is running out to save the Great Barrier Reef with a new report highlighting how much damage climate change has already done.

Tue 3 Jul 2018

Having a whale of a time in Keppels

premium_icon Having a whale of a time in Keppels

Cap Coast moving in on Hervey Bay whale-watching territory

Sun 1 Jul 2018

The town where tourists vanish

The town where tourists vanish

RYAN Chambers was a 21-year-old backpacker when he was last seen. The South Australian is not the only person to vanish here.

Sat 30 Jun 2018

We're on Tobruk's side... but so is she

premium_icon We're on Tobruk's side... but so is she

THE State Government has labelled the scuttling of ex-HMAS Tobruk as "successful"; despite the fact she came to rest on her starboard side.

Fri 29 Jun 2018

Is the Tobruk on her side? Divers don't need to worry

premium_icon Is the Tobruk on her side? Divers don't need to worry

WHILE some divers are concerned the ex-HMAS Tobruk will end up resting on her starboard side, the ship will still make an excellent artificial reef.

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Crucial thing to remember when travelling

Crucial thing to remember when travelling

A NEW report shows cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the tourism industry. And if you’re not careful, it could turn your next holiday upside-down.

Tourists banned over skimpy outfits

Tourists banned over skimpy outfits

ALL tourists are now banned from a popular attraction in Asia, thanks this provocative display by two women caught on camera.

How you can see sinking of the Tobruk

premium_icon How you can see sinking of the Tobruk

The Spirit of Hervey bay and the Boat Club’s Adventure Cruises will each travel out to the spot where the Tobruk will be sent to its final resting place.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Spyhopping whale stuns tourists off boat

Spyhopping whale stuns tourists off boat

IT’S the photo every whale watcher dreams of. A whale launches itself out of the water, right in front of your boat.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Booming tourism businesses brings more than a billion

premium_icon Booming tourism businesses brings more than a billion

BUNDABERG'S tourism business is booming with new data revealing a record $1.1 billion injected into the economy in the last year by national tourist.

Minister fast tracks decision on $1.2b Hummock resort

Minister fast tracks decision on $1.2b Hummock resort

THE state government will make a final decision regarding the proposed resort development on Hummock Hill Island in a matter of months - instead of years.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

$1.2b island resort developers appeal council rejection

$1.2b island resort developers appeal council rejection

THE developer behind a $1.2 billion island resort on the city's doorstep is appealing Gladstone Regional Council's rejection of its development application.

Sun 17 Jun 2018

AHOY BUNDY: Businesses band together to welcome new tourists

premium_icon AHOY BUNDY: Businesses band together to welcome new tourists

THE first cruise ship to dock at the Port of Bundaberg in more than 10 years sailed into the region on Saturday on its journey from Port Villa to Cairns.

Sat 16 Jun 2018

Twist in mysterious cliff deaths

Twist in mysterious cliff deaths

MORE details have emerged about the three bodies found at a world famous tourist attraction, highlighting the dark history of the famed beauty spot.

WHAT WE HAVE: Bundaberg tourism is calling

premium_icon WHAT WE HAVE: Bundaberg tourism is calling

WITH 150 tourists to explore the region today, the NewsMail looks at some of the best sight seeing spots we have to offer.

Bundaberg rolls out the welcome mat for cruise ship

premium_icon Bundaberg rolls out the welcome mat for cruise ship

TODAY will be the opportunity for Bundaberg to shine as a luxury cruise ship sails in.

Fri 15 Jun 2018

BUNDABERG FIRST: Luxury cruise ship sails into port

premium_icon BUNDABERG FIRST: Luxury cruise ship sails into port

IN A first for Bundaberg, and three years in the making, a 338-foot luxury cruise ship will sail into our port on Saturday.

Group's push to transform Agnes and 1770

Group's push to transform Agnes and 1770

THE Gladstone Development Board has thrown its support behind bolstering up the struggling coastal tourism towns Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy.

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