Port Stephens dolphins

Big day out

A quick trip out-of-town delivers a holiday feeling without having to pack your bags, writes Rachel Browne.

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Junior suites

From fire trucks to cats, hotel rooms can appeal to the senses of youngsters, discovers Belinda Jackson.

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NATIONAL DINOSAUR MUSEUM

Capital cool for kids

There's plenty to entertain children in our nation's capital, writes Mal Chenu, who visited with son Daniel.

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Barnbougle Lost Farm Lodge next to Barnbougle Dunes Course, Tasmania.

52 extraordinary Australian journeys

Whether you're after luxury retreats, eco experiences or active adventures, our island home has an endless array of holiday options. Here, our writers share some of their favourite experiences.

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