Cross our heart ... (from left) dining in the restaurant car; winding through the outback; Santa's a hit with children ...

Laughing all the way

Santa's overdressed for the Nullarbor, but the show must go on, and on, writes Mal Chenu.

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Rush for cheap hotels

Doors are closing on cut-price digs

As the corporate market recovers and Australian hotel prices catch up to the rest of the world, cheap room rates are soon to be a thing of the past.

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The Perth skyline at night from Kings Park

Perth

Perth
Capital city of Western Australia. A delightful city which has the scale of a large country town.
Introduction
Perth has changed dramatically in the last few decades. With a population around the million mark Perth, quite correctly, sees itself as a modern, dynamic city.

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Perth - Fast Facts

Perth
Capital city of Western Australia. A delightful city which has the scale of a large country town.
Introduction
Perth has changed dramatically in the last few decades. With a population around the million mark Perth, quite correctly, sees itself as a modern, dynamic city.

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