Australia Travel

Exploring Western Australia - Day Trips From Perth

Petra Shepherd | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Petra Shepherd

With more hours of sunshine than any other capital city in Australia, it's no wonder that Perth has been voted as one of the world's most liveable cities. However, if you've travelled all the way to Western Australia and let's be honest, it's a long way from anywhere, you won't want to be tied to a city.

Mining Boom Takes Its Toll on Australian Wilderness

Holly Alsop | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK
Holly Alsop

Pristine regions of Australia are under threat as mining companies push to expand, once again creating uproar from environmentalists. The area now under fire is the Cape York Peninsula in far North Queensland, a region well-known for its vast, untouched wilderness and a popular tourist destination among travellers.