Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Australia voted “Best International Youth Destination” at the British Youth Travel Awards

Posted on: December 8th, 2017 by Chris Harrison No Comments

This prestigious award was announced last night at a glamorous sold-out ceremony in the London’s West End.  This is the 10th anniversary of these prestigious awards and 2017 saw a [...] read more...

Power to the people: postcode change a win for farmers

Posted on: November 21st, 2017 by Alex Harmon No Comments

What’s in a number? A lot if you’re a farmer in regional Australia crying out for seasonal workers. We recently published a story on the farmers of Mount Binga, Queensland lobbying for [...] read more...

The biggest changes I’ve discovered in my old friend Byron

Posted on: November 15th, 2017 by Alex Harmon 1 Comment

The year was 2000, we had just survived the threat of “Y2K”, I was fresh out of school and a friend and I decided to head up the east coast [...] read more...

5 signs you know you are a Xennial backpacker (a what backpacker?)

Posted on: November 14th, 2017 by Alex Harmon 1 Comment

If you don’t feel like you belong to the Gen Y or Gen X crowd but definitely feel too old to be a space-cadet Millennial, chances are you are somewhere [...] read more...

LYTE BYTE: The Melbourne Cup actually does stop the nation

Posted on: November 7th, 2017 by Chris Harrison No Comments

The Melbourne Cup, a public holiday in Victoria, actually does “stop the nation” – Australia’s spending data during the race dives 33 per cent according to CommBank. In the hours [...] read more...