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Hippest hoods

Traveller writers, on the spot in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart and Canberra, report on the hottest neighbourhoods, where there's enough to savour for a whole weekend away or even an extended short break.

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Jewel in the crown ... Cottesloe Beach.

Twenty reasons to visit Perth

From beaches to shopping, fishing and heritage tours, the top 20 reasons to take a trip to Perth.

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Hayman Island.

Hot and happening

The carefree days of summer are coming - Lee Atkinson compiles a wish-list of some of the country's best new adventures.

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Splashing out ... (clockwise from main) sunset from Cottesloe Beach

24 hours in Perth

Steve McKenna free-wheels through a city filled with indigenous art, cool jazz and alleyway bars.

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