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    Vivid Sydney: How Lunar Park's face will change 27,000 times

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    Major change coming to passports

    Major change coming to passports

    Plenty of us will be hit by the changes to what is acceptable

    AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

    AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

    Find out what drives us crazy on planes

    Qantas’ surprising question to passengers

    Qantas’ surprising question to passengers

    Qantas has floated the idea of introducing “pay as you use”.

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          PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

          Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

          Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

          AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

          VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

          All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

          CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

          Five of the best to places to bushwalk

          Popular pass time offers something for everyone

          PHOTOGRAPHER Warren Lynam offers some advice to people wanting to take an incredible lightning shot.

          Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

          Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

          Tourism

            IT'S taken years but the reputation of Granite Belt wine is finally starting to flourish.

            Regional wine producers gaining great reputation in big city

            Small budgets aren't stopping these producers spreading the word

            MORE than a million Australian tourists visit the island of Bali each year, but there is a dark secret hiding in the heart of paradise.

            Dark secret: Bali's hidden shame

            The Indonesian island paradise is harbouring a dark secret.

            MOTEL owners plea for level playing field among accommodation providers but Airbnb operators say scrap the fees altogether.

            AIRBNB: Booming Southern Downs industry under threat

            Motel owners plea for level playing field but fee is 'unjustified'.

            Holidaymakers are cancelling trips to Hawaii in droves as the country’s tourism industry takes a massive hit in the wake of the Kilauea volcano eruption.

            Volcano costs Hawaii big tourism bucks

            Tourism takes a massive hit after eruption.