Nina Karnikowski

Nina Karnikowski is a staff travel writer for Fairfax Media.

Wet n Wild

New South Wales

Wet'n'Wild rivals face dip in trade

The summer success of Sydney's Wet'n'Wild theme park, which made a profit of almost $6 million in its first few weeks of operation, has been blamed for a decline in visitor numbers at other theme parks.

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Major League Baseball brings Sydney diamond days and dollars

US baseball diehard Michael Dailey has made a $50,000 investment. Not in a home or car, but in a package holiday for himself and nine family members to attend the Major League Baseball Opening Series at the Sydney Cricket Ground next month.

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Sydney Harbour braces for flood of cruise ships

A coveted window-seat at some of Sydney's most popular restaurants overlooking the Opera House and Circular Quay may not be quite the best table in town next month, with the host venue, the Overseas Passenger Terminal, set to welcome nearly as many passenger cruise ships as there are days in February.

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