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Review - Magistic Cruises

1. Looking for a perfect Sydney Harbour dinner cruise? Come onboard Magistic Cruises, Sydney's most celebrated cruise for a memorable dinner cruise. Relax and enjoy a marvellous time by seeing the prestigious sights of Sydney Harbour. The quality restaurant dining experience will sweep you off your feet with the freshly prepared buffet onboard. For further details, visit us at- http://www.magisticcruises.com.au/sydney-harbour-cruises/dinner-cruise.php Read more

Review - Gliding

We offer comprehensive training in all aspects of gliding, from training you for your first solo flight, to cross country flying. Read more

Review - Tumby Bay is Eyre Peninsula's "must see" town!

Tumby Bay on lower Eyre Peninsula is an idyllic location, renown for the 10km white sandy beach and relaxed friendly lifestyle. With the synergy of a sea level elevation, temperate climate and long sunshine hours, your holiday experience will be a true reflection of the spectacular characteristics this region is renowned for. Read more

Review - Review – Swissôtel Sydney
By Rachel Power

Recently, we were lucky enough to stay at the Swissôtel Sydney, a five star hotel located right in the heart of the city, walking distance to Darling Harbour, shopping, attractions and the monorail.   We travelled to Sydney for business, however in our line of work, our children are part of our business. It was important to have them with us, yet entertained when we needed, so we chose the Swissôtel Sydney. We booked a Family Package, which included two rooms, a one-bedroom area with meeting space for the adults and the interconnecting room, which was set up as a kid’s paradise!   Swissôtel do a fantastic job with the kids’ room. Bright blue doona covers and adorable brightly coloured toys in the bedroom, to the bright coloured bath mats, ... Read more

Review - Karralika Springs B&B Mountain Retreat
By Anita Lai

50c Keoghs Road Kangaroo Valley Karralika Springs has glorious views over Kangaroo Valley and a lovely welcoming feel. We were greeted by the hosts and made to feel at home straight away.   Overall rating? Great, with outstanding cleanliness   What makes Karralika Springs B&B different? Wherever you are – inside or out, the stunning views are a feature of this lovely property. We had a wonderful panorama of the mountains, which we could enjoy while lying in bed!   Accommodation overview There are three rooms, which can be booked separately or together. One room has a queen-size bed and can be booked with access to a large bathroom with twin showers and basins, spa, and separate toilet. The Queen Room can also be booked along with the Double Room, with sh... Read more

Review - Review – Lakesea Park
By Bruce Mumford

Durras Lake Road South Durras NSW   Lakesea Park is in a wonderful location, as the name implies, between the pristine beach and Lake Durras.   Overall rating?       Outstanding   What makes Lakesea Park different? The wonderful bush surroundings and the benefit of both lake and sea frontage are the standout features of this holiday park. Lakesea Park is serene and the plentiful wildlife is a bonus.   Accommodation overview Our Seaside Cabin had ramped access, although the entrance and interior is not really made for disabled access. While the cabin is roomy, there are no grab rails or wheelchair facilities.   The cabin was clean, modern and well appointed, with three bedrooms. Two bedrooms have queen-size beds and an ensuite each a... Read more

Review - Magnus Gardens
By Melissa Ng

Unit 15, 7 Magnus Street Nelson Bay NSW This is a light and airy unit, with filtered water views of gorgeous Nelson Bay. It is close to the shops, restaurants and marina and perfectly positioned for a weekend getaway or summer holiday.   Overall rating?                 Great, with excellent ambience and outstanding cleanliness   What makes Magnus Gardens different? There are lots of holiday options in Nelson Bay, to suit every taste. This apartment, with its central location and space, was ideal for our family for a weekend getaway… light, bright and convenient.   Accommodation overview Unit 15, Magnus Gardens has two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with bunk beds, comprising a single on top and doub... Read more

Review - Review - Woolloomooloo Waters
By Lisa Monk

80 Dowling Street Woolloomooloo   The apartment is part of a hotel/apartment complex, which offers a variety of different configurations, to suit most requirements.   Overall rating?     Excellent   What makes Woolloomooloo Waters different? The location, close to the iconic Finger Wharf and Harry’s Café de Wheels, is the perfect spot for a taste of Sydney nightlife. Easy undercover parking, plenty of restaurants, bars and taxis – all add up to a great place to savour Sydney.   Accommodation overview There was loads of room, as this was an apartment, rather than a hotel room. Our apartment had a king-size bed and there was plenty of storage space in the built-in wardrobes. You enter into a hallway, with the bathroom and bedro... Read more

Review - Wildflower Festival at the Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Saturday 18 September to Sunday 3 October

Spring is a spectacular time to visit the Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne and especially during the Wildflower Festival, when the bush land and the Australian Garden are carpeted with beautiful flowers This year’s Wildflower Festival is filled with opportunities to explore the bushland, learn how to create a native garden, uncover the secrets of orchids and spend time with the kids. An extensive school holiday program will run. Read more

Review - Kiama Eureka Beach House
By Michelle Kothe

33 Eureka Avenue Kiama Downs NSW   This is a suburban house, but with huge living areas and wonderful views. Watch whales go past in the season and just chill out on the enormous front deck and let the peace and quiet wash over you.   Overall rating? Excellent   What makes Kiama Eureka Beach House different? While the house is actually in the suburbs, the amazing view from the front deck, the proximity to the greenery and walking trails of the headland and the myriad things to see and do make this a perfect spot for a break with friends.   Accommodation overview There are three bedrooms upstairs, two with queen-size beds and one with two singles. There is another huge bedroom downstairs, with a queen-size bed. This room is so large, it is more like a parent&r... Read more

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