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Air passenger triggers emergency slide for early exit

An impatient Chinese traveller has been arrested after he triggered his aircraft's inflatable... Read More

Squirrel poop hastens Arctic global warming

Squirrels are copping the blame for speeding up global warming by burrowing and pooping in the... Read More

The Sydney Siege: A message to TNT readers

Following the Sydney siege and in response to our request, the Australian tourism agency Tourism... Read More

Three dead after Sydney cafe siege

The siege of a Sydney cafe came to an end with an explosion and gunfire, with three reported dead,... Read More

The Sydney Siege: A message to TNT readers

Following the Sydney siege and in response to our request, the Australian tourism agency Tourism... Read More

Three dead after Sydney cafe siege

The siege of a Sydney cafe came to an end with an explosion and gunfire, with three reported dead,... Read More

10% off ALL Tigerair's domestic flights across Australia!

Tigerair is giving residents of Australia an early Christmas present with 10% off all flights in its... Read More

Seven sperm whales die in mass stranding

Trophy hunters have hacked teeth from the bodies of seven giant sperm whales that died in a rare... Read More

New Zealand voted world’s best country

Some 90,000 people reckon the best country in the whole wide world is the land of the long white... Read More

'Ground-beaking' surgery saves miracle kiwi chick

A kiwi chick is back at the New Zealand wildlife park where she was born after surviving two rounds... Read More

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd charged over murder plot in New Zealand

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has appeared in a New Zealand court charged with attempting to arrange the... Read More

New Zealand PM threatens adventure tour operators

NZ PM John Key has threatened adventure tour operators that fail to comply with new regulations,... Read More

Flirty Brits flop in bid to pull cabin crew

Frisky British air passengers enjoy flirting with sexy cabin crew - but are usually brought crashing... Read More

Video: Kai Lenny wins it on motorised surfboard - seriously cool

Big-wave surfing legend Kai Lenny has conquered 'Jaws' - one of the world's deadliest... Read More

Russian passengers push frozen plane to runway

Dozens of intrepid Russian airline passengers helped push their ageing plane to the runway after its... Read More

Stray dog Arthur finds home in Sweden after epic Amazon trek

A stray dog who befriended a group of extreme athletes during a dangerous 430-mile trek through... Read More

Travel


Nat Geo’s best hikes includes New Zealand trail

National Geographic is a pretty big deal, so when they say that New Zealand’s Te Araroa hike is... Read More

Air New Zealand to fly direct to Argentina

Planning flights to South America is usually a huge ball ache, but no more, thanks to Air New... Read More

Australia leading the way on Instagram

Tourism Australia is smashing the competition when it comes to Instagram followers, having just hit... Read More

Relive The Hobbit in New Zealand

The magical land of the long white cloud had another epic movie pass through its doors, but there... Read More

Australia leading the way on Instagram

Tourism Australia is smashing the competition when it comes to Instagram followers, having just hit... Read More

Rewards from Amex and TripAdvisor

Fancy a quick getaway but feeling the squeeze? American Express and TripAdvisor might have just the... Read More

Top camping spots from Oztent

As Australian a past-time as throwing shrimp on the barbie - camping in Oz is pretty much the best... Read More

Aussie embassies target tourist timewasters

Australian travellers who ask embassy staff for a loan to pay a prostitute have been warned by the... Read More

Nat Geo’s best hikes includes New Zealand trail

National Geographic is a pretty big deal, so when they say that New Zealand’s Te Araroa hike is... Read More

Air New Zealand to fly direct to Argentina

Planning flights to South America is usually a huge ball ache, but no more, thanks to Air New... Read More

Relive The Hobbit in New Zealand

The magical land of the long white cloud had another epic movie pass through its doors, but there... Read More

New Zealand glacial skiing trips still going

Thanks to Queenstown Mountain Holidays you can still get your turns in, in spite of the onslaught of... Read More

Australian nurse in Ebola quarantine in Cairns

A woman who has been working as a nurse in Sierra Leone is being held in quarantine in Cairns... Read More

Aus Foreign Minister’s kidnap warning to travellers

Australia’s Foreign Affairs Minister today (Tuesday) urged Australians to carefully consider their... Read More

5 things you forget to unbackpack

After you get home from a trip away, how soon do you unpack your backpack? And what do you forget to... Read More

Two Burmese men admit to Brit tourist murders and rape

Two Burmese men admit to Brit tourist murders and rape Read More

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Entertainment


Katy Perry and Prism take on Australia

Global superstar Katy Perry has arrived in Australia and is preparing to take the country by storm. Read More

TV sadists annual treat returns - I’m a Celebrity is back!

Love it or loathe it “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here” is back. Read More

Moonlight Cinema - Sydney

Snuggle up on a blanket with a movie under the stars, just don’t forget the brolly. Read More

Sydney Christmas 2014

In preparation for Xmas, Sydney’s helping us get into the mood. There’ll be carols, lights and... Read More

TV sadists annual treat returns - I’m a Celebrity is back!

Love it or loathe it “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here” is back. Read More

Interview: Celebrity Chef Matt Stone

Fresh from his WA food and travel show with Blur bassist-turned-cheesemaker Alex James, the celeb... Read More

Film review: All This Mayhem

All This Mayhem traces the story of Aussie ex-pro skateboarder brothers Tas and Ben Pappas - Paula... Read More

New Pirates of the Caribbean movie to be filmed in Queensland

The decision to film the fifth episode of the Pirates of the Caribbean film franchise in Queensland... Read More

Katy Perry and Prism take on Australia

Global superstar Katy Perry has arrived in Australia and is preparing to take the country by storm. Read More

Video: Mama Kin and John Butler sing 'Jenny'

This very special short includes the exclusive live performance of “Jenny” by Mama Kin and John... 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

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


Phillip Hughes dies in hospital, aged 25

Australian Test cricketer Phillip Hughes has died in hospital from injuries sustained while batting... Read More

Test batsman Hughes critical after hit in head with bouncer

Australian Test batsman Phil Hughes is in a critical condition after being hit in the head during a... Read More

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

Watch David Villa's goal on debut for Melbourne City

He's a World Cup, Euro, Champions League and La Liga winner, so no shock it didn't take... 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

Beale stood down from Wallabies over 'deeply offensive' texts

Kurtley Beale's Wallabies career is in the balance after the back was stood down over alleged... Read More

Springboks end All Blacks unbeaten run

New Zealand's remarkable 22-match unbeaten run is over after South Africa upset the World... Read More

Matt Stevens to join Nick Cummins for Baa-baas v Wallabies

Former Saracens skipper Matt Stevens is among seven South Africa-based forwards announced to appear... 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

Clarke's tribute to 'little bro' Hughes on batsman's birthday

With Australia and the sporting world grieving the loss of Phillip Hughes, Michael Clarke put what... Read More

Cook shrugs off KP's calls for England captain to quit

Alastair Cook politely told Kevin Pietersen to shove it after the sacked batsman called for the... Read More

Wallabies must change after England pack's demolition

Change is coming for Australia after their scrum was demolished by England at Twickenham, admits... Read More

Fury eyes Klitschko after beating Chisora in London farce

Tyson Fury now has his sights set on Wladimir Klitschko's WBA, IBF and WBO titles after a... Read More

Independent Traveller's Guide 2014


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