Archive for October, 2012

Top must-have travel apps for Australia

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Taking your smartphone on holiday with you? Then check out these essential apps to help your Australian journey run even more smoothly. Besides, Australia is a big place and the power of your smartphone can help you to discover a whole lot more down under! (more…)

Australian visa fees set to rise

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

It may be worth applying for your Australian visa before the year is out, seeing as the Australian government has announced plans to increase some Australian visa application charges by 20 per cent. The new charges are set to roll out 1st January next year. (more…)

Australia wins top accolades in Conde Nast Traveler Awards

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Australia has taken out top accolades in the Condé Nast Traveler ‘Best in the World!’ Readers’ Choice Awards. Australia claimed a perfect score for Qualia, which is on CNT’s 2008 Hot List of chic new hotels. We look at the top 5 cities in Australia and the Pacific, voted by readers! (more…)

What’s hot in Queensland?

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Escape from the dreary wet weather of Britain and snap up some sunshine in glorious Queensland, Australia! Bursting with endless fun for all the family and plenty to see and do, Queensland has lots to offer its visitors including koala encounters and the chance to explore the Great Barrier Reef. (more…)

Emirates and Tourism Australia’s joint marketing campaign

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Visas4oz, a provider of low-cost Australian visas, has noted that Tourism Australia and Emirates are joining forces and have signed a global marketing agreement in order to “further boost visitation from key markets in Europe and New Zealand.”

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Your health and safety in Australia

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Despite Australia being an extremely safe holiday destination by international standards, thanks to its safe water and amazing medical facilities, it’s always good to play it safe and take necessary precautions! Visas4oz have listed a few hints and tips on how to prepare for your trip to Oz… (more…)