Australians often celebrate mid-year to take advantage of the wintery feel down under – and this July it is all about food, fun and fantasy.
Beyond the lowbrow glamour of Surfers Paradise are three smaller beachfront towns, each with a slow-paced village feel behind their stunning and very surfable beaches.
The Sydney Festival is back with an even bigger bang, presenting a plethora of new Australian works that will have both Sydneysiders and visitors eager to get in on the action.
From swanky spaces with splendid views to lavish waterholes steeped in history, hotel bars are changing the way the city grooves.
Starting 24 May, Australia’s largest city will transform into a canvas of art, tunes and colour for the 18-day creative arts festival Vivid Sydney.
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