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Backpackers to be tagged?

It’s being suggested that backpackers are tagged so that officials can keep track of them. Read More

AFL Grand Final stripper explains: "I got carried away with free alcohol"

The British model who got her kit off in a private box at the AFL Grand Final blamed alcohol and a... Read More

Australian construction company mistaken for terrorists

An Australian construction firm could be forced to change its name because staff are being abused as... Read More

Police officers deliver takeaway after Pizza Hut driver is hurt

Police delivering pizza? Yep, and they did a good job of it too. Read More

AFL Grand Final stripper explains: "I got carried away with free alcohol"

The British model who got her kit off in a private box at the AFL Grand Final blamed alcohol and a... Read More

Australian construction company mistaken for terrorists

An Australian construction firm could be forced to change its name because staff are being abused as... Read More

#LifeBeforeAbbott: The hashtag that remembers life before the Mad Monk became PM

Twitter users have been casting their minds back to Australia as it was before Tony Abbott became... Read More

Doodle gets Australian man booted off Tigerair flight

A man was removed from a Tigerair Australia plane after he was seen doodling in a notebook about... Read More

NZ election: Did dirty tricks help John Key win another term?

Were dirty tricks behind John Key's win in the NZ general election last weekend? Investigative... Read More

Become a Kiwi Experience brand ambassador and earn up to NZ$500 of your bus pass price back

Pssst. Did you know that Kiwi Experience bus passengers can earn up to NZ$500 of their bus pass... Read More

Is this the most extreme day ever?

In a world first for adventure sports, New Zealand is offering people the chance to experience the... Read More

Penis-shaped sweets cause outrage in New Zealand

A New Zealand family has spoken of their anger after finding a penis-shaped lolly and a particularly... Read More

Backpackers to be tagged?

It’s being suggested that backpackers are tagged so that officials can keep track of them. Read More

Dishing the dirt: The world's filthiest cities for an overnight stay

International hotel booking website Hotel.info dished the dirt on the world’s cleanest and... Read More

Papua New Guinea eruption causes flight diversions

The volcano, which erupted in eastern Papua New Guinea today, spewed huge quantities of rocks and... Read More

Brazilian hotties beg the world's men: 'Join us!'

If you think that living in the outback meant a lack of women, you've obviously never heard of... Read More

Travel


Chinese Junk Boat Makes Port Stephens Her New Home

Visitors to Port Stephens can now sail through the region’s dolphin-filled waters aboard an... Read More

Quick! All three Tigerair Adelaide routes on sale until October 2

Tigerair is offering three very good reasons to celebrate the changing of seasons to Adelaide... Read More

Best of Hobart: Where to go and what to do, TNT style...

Lonely Planet lists Hobart as one of the top 10 cities in the world, so we thought we’d see what... Read More

Top 5 Aussie Landmarks

If you’re one of those people who has a picture of themselves pushing against the Leaning Tower of... Read More

Chinese Junk Boat Makes Port Stephens Her New Home

Visitors to Port Stephens can now sail through the region’s dolphin-filled waters aboard an... Read More

Quick! All three Tigerair Adelaide routes on sale until October 2

Tigerair is offering three very good reasons to celebrate the changing of seasons to Adelaide... Read More

Best of Hobart: Where to go and what to do, TNT style...

Lonely Planet lists Hobart as one of the top 10 cities in the world, so we thought we’d see what... Read More

Top 5 Aussie Landmarks

If you’re one of those people who has a picture of themselves pushing against the Leaning Tower of... Read More

Queenstown's Shotover Jet ride rated in top 19 in the world

Queenstown’s world-famous jet boat thrill Shotover Jet has been rated amongst the best in the... Read More

Travel guide: Lake Taupo

Get a bird’s eye view of New Zealand’s largest lake before sailing on it, biking around it, and... Read More

Voting is open for the GBAs

The 2014 Golden Backpack Awards are now open Read More

Get your nominations in for this year’s Golden Backpack Awards

The Golden Backpack Awards have been recognising excellence in the Australian adventure travel... Read More

August's travel diary: the dates you need to know

Travelling the world? Need some dates for your diary? Look no further... Read More

August's travel review: what's new around the world

Tour the Vatican minus the crowds, new surf camp in Byron Bay, whale watching season, adrenaline... Read More

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano could threaten air traffic

What is it with Icelandic volcanoes? Remember the one in 2010 with unpronounceable name? It grounded... Read More

40 tourist scams to watch out for this summer

Even if you're a seasoned traveller, you'd do well to read this... Read More

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Entertainment


Bieber faces surgery after tombstoning fail

Sometimes people just do things because they can - isn't that right, Justin Bieber? Read More

Time for Tina: TNT meets Tina Arena

Tina Arena is back in the spotlight, touring Australia with her first original album in 10 years,... Read More

Bieber faces surgery after tombstoning fail

Sometimes people just do things because they can - isn't that right, Justin Bieber? Read More

Mariah to tour Oz in November

Pop superstar Mariah Carey will tour Australia in November. Read More

Tease trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies'

It's almost here - the epic finale of the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and... Read More

The trailer for 'Mad Max: Fury Road' has been released, and it looks ace

The 2015 reboot of the fourth Mad Max film has been unveiled at San Diego Comic-Con - and Aussie... Read More

North of the firewall: Abbott Govt expected to crackdown on illegal downloads

Aussies aren't shy when it comes to downloading new Hollywood blockbusters or the latest TV... Read More

'Australia is the sex capital of the world': The Inbetweeners head Down Under

A new official full-length trailer for The Inbetweeners 2 has been released and by the look of it... Read More

Fancy that! Barack Obama 'performs' Iggy Azalea hit

The guys at baracksdubs have outdone themselves this time, posting a Youtube mashup of the US... Read More

Looks like they're still wild boys: Duran Duran are suing their own fan club for £23,500

The group are suing their fan club for not giving them the revenue they agreed upon, and have... Read More

Tulisa trial collapses after undercover reporter's evidence labelled as 'lies'

Good news for N-Dubz singer and former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos - her trial for reportedly... Read More

Splendour in the Grass update: Foals in, Two Door Cinema Club out

If you’re heading to Splendour in the Grass next week we're sorry to say you won't be... Read More

Bieber faces surgery after tombstoning fail

Sometimes people just do things because they can - isn't that right, Justin Bieber? Read More

Erm Charlie, it's called ICE bucket challenge

He's always winning but even so, Charlie Sheen should grasp the basic concept of the ice bucket... Read More

Lily Allen has another wardrobe malfunction

Festivalgoers got a bit more than they bargained for when they went to watch Lily Allen at V... Read More

Sport


Springboks blitz 20 points in last 10 minutes to sink Wallabies

South Africa claimed a bonus point win over Australia to keep their minute hopes of running down New... Read More

AFL Grand Final preview: Can Buddy handle the pressure?

It's a familiar image being forged at the MCG for this Saturday when the Sydney Swans and... Read More

Brownlow Medal goes to Eagle Matt Priddis

Matt Priddis of the West Coast Eagles has won the 2014 Brownlow Medal after polling 26 votes. Read More

Swans smash Roos to reach AFL Grand Final

The Sydney Swans have reached their second Grand Final in three years after annihilating North... Read More

Socceroos beat Saudi Arabia for first win in nearly 10 months

Australia's 3-2 friendly win over Saudi Arabia at London's Craven Cottage was the... Read More

Van Gaal wants United improvement following disappointing draw with Sunderland

If Manchester United fans thought last season was bad, we'd love to know what they make of this... Read More

Manchester City begin title defence with a win

Champions Manchester City began the defence of their Premier League crown with a routine win at... Read More

Swans ruin Van Gaal's big day

Louis Van Gaal is likely wondering just what he's let himself in for at Old Trafford as his... Read More

Rabbitohs hooker Luke suspended for NRL Grand Final

South Sydney face Sunday's NRL grand final without Issac Luke after the hooker was suspended... Read More

Thurston and Hayne share Dally M medal in NRL first

Johnathan Thurston and Jarryd Hayne have tied to become the first ever joint Dally M medallists for... Read More

All Blacks win Rugby Championships with a game to spare

As if it was ever in doubt New Zealand are Rugby Championship winners for a third year on the bounce... Read More

Roosters survive crazy Cowboys comeback for controversial win

The Sydney Roosters almost blew a 30-0 lead to controversially land themselves one win from the 2014... Read More

Western Sydney Wanderers through to Asian Champions League final

Australia's Western Sydney Wanderers are headed for the Asian Champions League final after a... Read More

Rabbitohs hooker Luke suspended for NRL Grand Final

South Sydney face Sunday's NRL grand final without Issac Luke after the hooker was suspended... Read More

Thurston and Hayne share Dally M medal in NRL first

Johnathan Thurston and Jarryd Hayne have tied to become the first ever joint Dally M medallists for... Read More

All Blacks win Rugby Championships with a game to spare

As if it was ever in doubt New Zealand are Rugby Championship winners for a third year on the bounce... Read More

Independent Traveller's Guide 2014


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