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    Business is booming on the Great Barrier Reef

    premium_icon Business is booming on the Great Barrier Reef

    Data shows South Great Barrier Reef is becoming a tourism hotspot.

    Qantas bans popular dog breed on flights

    Qantas bans popular dog breed on flights

    Qantas places temporary ban on snub-nose dog flights

    Dog death spike sparks change to Qantas’ flying policy

    premium_icon Dog death spike sparks change to Qantas’ flying policy

    The change will affect new customers keen to travel on the airline with their...

    Thailand finds second case of new virus

    Thailand finds second case of new virus

    13,624 passengers screened across airports since January 3

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      Five of the best to places to bushwalk

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      Tourism

        Next phase ready to roll after government says 2000 bookings were driven by first stage.

        premium_icon Stage two of Whitsunday tourism campaign announced

        Government boost for tourism in Whitsundays.

        Australia will hire international celebrities and reality TV stars to promote fire-affected communities and reboot the damaged tourism industry.

        premium_icon ‘Please visit us’: Australia to lay out $76m welcome mat

        New data reveals bookings to holiday hot spots have plummeted

        Some shops on the NSW south coast have already gone bust after the bushfires - and more could also be financially ruined if tourists do not return soon.

        Tourists urged back or town could go bust

        Businesses almost destroyed by fires facing financial ruin

        The bushfire crisis could cost Australia's tourism industry $1 billion according to one industry leader who says many businesses may be unable to recover.

        The pictures that could cost Australia $1bn

        An industry leader who says many businesses may be unable to recover