New South Wales

Do you need a reason to visit Lake Macquarie? Here are six of them

Lake Macquarie is one of Australia’s most underrated destinations. Why? We can’t figure it out either, especially when you consider all the wonderful reasons to visit this NSW treasure.


Calls to criminalise elder abuse

A New South Wales Parliamentary committee is looking into elder abuse, as lawyers call for tougher penalties, fearing the problem will worsen as our population ages.


Historic houses of Australia

For a relatively young country, Australia has a wealth of historic houses which can be a great inspiration for those looking for a day trip or a weekend away.

New South Wales

$299 two-night Lake Macquarie stay

Lake Macquarie is just two hours north of Sydney, but feels a world away. Stay two nights at Duck’s Crossing on Burton for just $299 and save up to 50 per cent off standard rates

New South Wales

$168 deluxe stay Byron Bay

Enjoy deluxe accommodation in Byron Bay for less.

New South Wales

$2730 5-nights for 2 on Lord Howe

Enjoy a 5 night getaway to Lord Howe Island

New South Wales

$189 2-night Mollymook break

Save on 2-night stays in Mollymook

New South Wales

$510 4-night Blue Mountains break

Escape to the Blue Mountains for some R&R

Editor's Choice

Editor’s choice – Food for thought

Oysters. You either love them or loathe them. But when you find out just how much hard work goes into producing these unfortunate looking molluscs, they deserve to be given a chance.

Technology News

Motorist fines skyrocket

Over 11,000 motorists in NSW have been fined a combined $3.3 million


Argyle Gardens helps with flood efforts

The recent passing of ex-tropical cyclone Oswald caused havoc in many regions of Queensland and New South Wales. Luckily, residents at Lend Lease villages in these regions, including The Lakes and Argyle Gardens, escaped mostly without incident.

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