With summer just around the corner, Ute Junker leaves no grain of sand unturned in her guide to the best beach towns on Australia's east coast.
Julietta Jameson returns to a made-over Mirage to find they're both a lot less flashy second time around.
With six children, Antonia Kidman knows how to plan holidays her family will always remember.
There are so many adventures out there, just waiting for your family to experience them, writes Tracey Spicer.
Lauren Quaintance enjoys some of the quiet luxury and gorgeous ocean views at Palm Beach.
Ditching the workwear for thongs and embracing holiday hair doesn't mean you have to go without good coffee.
More accustomed to talking up the property market, Gold Coast Lord Mayor Tom Tate has spent his Wednesday morning trying to convince travellers that the tourist haven's biggest attraction is still worth visiting.
Pool tragic Brian Johnston has dipped into some of the world's sexiest hotel pools. Don your swimmers, grab your designer sunnies and dive in.
Australia's own Vegas is centred around a beautiful golden stretch of sand that hugs a strip of urban skyscrapers. The beach is famed for attracting a disproportionate amount of the country's most beautiful; the surf lifesavers and meter maids of the aptly-named Surfers Paradise. Its nightlife, glitzy malls and million-dollar theme parks attract an excessive amount of visitors, too, and with good reason.