Yamba has the surf without the crowds.

Bright young things

Our favourite places face competition from new kids on the block. Lee Atkinson reports on Australia's emerging holiday destinations.

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Fisherman on the wharf at Bruny Island

Bruny Island

Bruny Island (including Adventure Bay)
Historically significant and interesting island south of Hobart
Bruny Island's history is, in many ways, the history of Tasmania. It was inhabited for thousands of years by Aborigines before Abel Tasman, the first European in the region, sailed along its shore.

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Fantasy islands

Australia is rich in offshore treasures, Sue Gough Henly writes.

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The magic isle

Bruny Island is a nature lover's paradise, Michael Gebicki discovers.

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