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World Champion, Paralympic Gold medallist Kelly Cartwright to walk in Australia’s first couture runway – Angels with Wings 2018

On October 25, for the first time in Australia, the Angels with Wings runway will open its doors to showcase haute couture, bridal couture and couture body art. The event will also be the first fashion runway to have a Paralympian model. Dressed in couture body paint by published Gold Coast artist, Tracie Eaton, cancer survivor, … Continue reading

AFL Grand Final’s ‘Battle of the Birds’: Ultimate curtain raiser for the #AussieBirdCount

  The 2018 AFL Grand Final has become a ‘Battle of the Birds’, with thousands of Magpies and Eagles fans from across Australia expected to watch Collingwood play West Coast this Saturday live from the Melbourne Cricket Ground. With both teams linked to iconic Australian birds—the Australian Magpie with Collingwood and the Wedge-tailed Eagle with … Continue reading

Shoppers dig deep to spend on Dads

Parental gift gap revealed – Aussies spend more for Father’s Day than Mother’s Day. It’s the age old question, how much is enough to spend on mum or dad? While we may not be able to answer that question, when it comes to whom we spend more on, data from Commonwealth Bank reveals dads take … Continue reading

Hey Brisbane, do you feel lucky?

From the players who brought us Strike Bowling and Holey Moley Golf Club, comes the latest grown-up playground – B. Lucky & Sons. So, call the crew and summon the tribe, YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS THIS! If you thought being lucky was finding a fiver on the footpath, getting a straight run on … Continue reading

Seal Rocks – a Destination Hot Spot Receives Finalist Nod for North Coast Tourism Awards

Following the completion of a $6 million revamp in February this year, the team at Reflections Holiday Parks Seal Rocks is celebrating the announcement that the park is a finalist at the upcoming 2018 North Coast Regional Tourism Awards. The popular holiday park is part of the Reflections Holiday Parks’ group and has been recognised in the‘Caravan … Continue reading

Victoria in the race to be the top destination for international visitors

Victoria is catching up with New South Wales when it comes to attracting international tourist dollars. The figures, released by Tourism Research Australia, showed that Victoria experienced a nine per cent increase in international visitors for year ending March 2018 – higher than the national average. Victoria now attracts 7 million international visitors who stayed 68 … Continue reading

FANDOM Launches Australia Edition

FANDOM — a leading global entertainment media brand — announced today the launch of an Australia edition of its website, available now at FANDOM fuels fans’ passion for entertainment through must-read and watch content, focused on video games, movies, and television, among other interests. The Australia edition of FANDOM features entertainment content with a … Continue reading

Festival of colours

Holi is a Hindu festival that marks the arrival of spring. Known widely as the Festival of Colour, it takes place over two days, and is a celebration of fertility, colour, and love, as well as the triumph of good versus evil. Shot for Reporti      

The Bali Bible launches epic holiday giveaway

Australian travel startup, The Bali Bible, Instagram sensation, Steph Claire Smith and a raft of Balinese businesses today launch a once in a lifetime holiday experience to encourage tourists back to Bali. Since the volcanic eruption of Mt Agung last year, tourism numbers have dropped considerably to the island with reports indicating it could lose … Continue reading

Australia’s first Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. experience

A world class immersive experience steeped in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the exhibition integrates science and modern technology with movie based props. Visitors will have the opportunity to explore an extensive range of Avengers operation equipment such as Captain America’s uniform and shield, Iron Man’s MK 45 suit, The Hulkbuster suit and Thor’s mighty hammer. … Continue reading