I spy my first giant clam, sitting on the sea bed not far below, looking like a big clutch purse with fuzzy iridescent blue lips.
An overnight train trip to Brisbane is reminiscent of a business class flight.
Ride a 19th-century gold-rush train that goes from "nowhere to nowhere" for a unique view of this remote corner of Australia.
This new hotel offers Cairns something just a little bit different.
Captain Cook's voyage up Australia's east coast abound in Cooktown where he and his crew were stranded for 48 days in 1770.
There's stiff competition for delightful ways to spend your time on Lizard Island.
With a little distance between themselves and the iPad, the kids have rediscovered their sense of childhood wonderment in the deep green jungle.
With an amazing pool, tropical cocktails, fabulous food, friendly staff and a terrific location.