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    Theme parks running desperately low on cash

    premium_icon Theme parks running desperately low on cash

    Gold Coast theme parks sweating on a State Government cash injection

    Why time is running out to score cheap fares to Far North

    premium_icon Why time is running out to score cheap fares to Far North

    Tourism leaders ready to secure travel deals before school holidays

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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

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        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

        Tourism

          The State Government this week urged Queenslanders to holiday in the Far North. It’s not even “a great drive’’ to the Eumundi turn-off, Michael Madigan writes.

          premium_icon Read this before road tripping through Queensland

          Bris to Airlie road trip: ‘Not even “a great drive’’ to Eumundi’

          Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk wants to "ramp up" the number of people jumping on planes despite the state's border staying firmly closed.

          Premier spruiks $99 flights in Qld

          Despite border closure, the Qld Premier wants to "ramp up" arrivals

          Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced extra flights from Brisbane to key tourism hotspots within the state have been added to schedules.

          premium_icon $99 flights from Brisbane: Qld tropics reopen for business

          No new cases as Premier faces continued anger over Blackwater

          Cruise companies are offering monster discounts to customers of up to 70 per cent despite no government approval to resume sailing.

          premium_icon Major discounts revealed: How NSW’s cruises will recover

          How cruises will change in NSW as companies offer huge discounts