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    Cruise ship’s close call through canal

    Cruise ship’s close call through canal

    More than 1,200 people were on board for the 'tremendous milestone'

    Bali expats reveal their No.1 tip for Aussies

    Bali expats reveal their No.1 tip for Aussies

    Skip the hassle and go straight for Bali's hot spots

    BEHIND THE BRICK: The lives at 103 Orchard Street

    BEHIND THE BRICK: The lives at 103 Orchard Street

    The real-life stories of immigrants and refugees.

    Big change to Qantas boarding passes

    Big change to Qantas boarding passes

    The change will increase security measures for snap-happy travellers

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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

          Find your inner child with this real life version of Narnia or Alice in Wonderland - with more than 100 rooms and more than 70 secret doors.

          The secrets inside the mansion on O Street

          There's more than 100 rooms and more than 70 secret doors.

          Theatre has long been a place for political comment and activism. These New York shows are worth every dollar and are as funny as they carry a serious message.

          Sex, hair and Donald Trump are 'for now'

          These New York shows are as funny as they carry a serious message.

          It’s a delightful oasis in a sought-after resort town, but this hotel is so exclusive, it has banned half the world from its rooms.

          Hotel where men are banned

          This women-only hotel has just opened

          For the first time since the 1986 nuclear disaster, the control room at Chernobyl is set to become a tourist attraction despite extreme radiation levels

          Eerie Chernobyl control room opens to tourists

          Chernobyl control room to open to public for first time