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Australian families choose caravans and camping

Thursday, July 18, 2019

From year-long adventures to overnight escapes, Australians spent more than 54 million nights on caravan and camping trips last year; many sharing their adventures as Guest Travellers on Journeys to Come. Australian families led the way, taking more than 4.4 million of the 12.9 million trips, with new figures from Tourism Research Australia proving that domestic ...

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Hop over to Kangaroo Island

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

If you want camping or glamping plus everything for the seafood and wine lover, the beer and honey bee aficionado, as well as adventures for the lone bush walker or the five-star resort-style enthusiast– Kangaroo Island, off South Australia, has it all. Media consultant Lina Caneva and her photographer partner Ian McGill took off in their ...

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Escape the city and relax like it’s 1923

Monday, November 26, 2018

Journeys to Come’s Jack Walden recently spent the night as a guest of the Lancemore Group at the historic Werribee Mansion Hotel & Spa. Opulence, elegance and stylish glamour are captured in the transformed Italianate-style bluestone estate of Werribee’s Mansion Hotel & Spa—ready for your escape to the edge of Melbourne. I’d been dying to spend the ...

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Driving to Australia’s hotel of the year

Monday, October 8, 2018

You may recall that we joined guest traveller Patrick Walden for a trip across Bass Strait aboard Spirit of Tasmania. Now, Patrick shares his driving holiday in Tasmania. Over four days, he saw a large chunk of the island; resting his head in Hobart at "Gourmet Traveller’s" Hotel of the Year ‘MACq 01’— 5-star, thank ...

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Gourmet Food Safaris with Maeve O’Meara

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

In this week's episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona Rowntree speaks with Maeve O’Meara from Gourmet Food Safaris. ‘Gourmet Safaris’ offers a program of culinary adventures into exotic cuisines readily available in some of Sydney’s most flavoursome food precincts. Food journalist Maeve O'Meara, a food author, broadcaster, and television presenter on SBS Food Safari, designed the Gourmet ...

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Legends of Australian travel

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

In this week's episode of Journeys to Come, Catriona Rowntree speaks with some of the legends of Australian travel. Catriona's guests include: Ann Peacock Glen Moroney Nicky Oatley Ann Sherry Tony Wheeler Journeys to Come is a podcast about travel hosted by Australia's Queen of Travel Catriona Rowntree. Each week we share memories from recent trips and talk about ...

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