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    Fears for travel firm’s collapse

    Fears for travel firm’s collapse

    The collapse would see the loss of 22,000 staff worldwide.

    Bali’s strict new sex ban

    Bali’s strict new sex ban

    Indonesia could pass ban on extramarital sex carrying jail time

    Airline puts hosties on a diet

    Airline puts hosties on a diet

    Airline introduces ‘diet’ meals for in-flight crew

    Chaos as window ‘cracks’ on Jetstar flight

    Chaos as window ‘cracks’ on Jetstar flight

    Flight travelling from Sydney to Bali forced to re-route

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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

          Cyclone-ravaged Dunk Island — an eerie forgotten Australian paradise since 2011 — has been snapped up for as whopping $32 million.

          Aussie ‘ghost island’ sells for huge price

          "Our vision is to create a tourism mecca"

          From urinating in public to trafficking in drugs — Australians who behave badly in Bali have been issued with a strong warning by the island’s governor.

          Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

          Balinese governor seeking stricter laws to curb bad behaviour

          The millionaire owner of a popular Australian tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting his workers with a controversial set of rules.

          Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

          Popular tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting workers

          Visitors to the Gold Coast will have mobile phones and credit card spending tracked if a plan by the local council goes ahead.

          ‘Big Brother’ plan to watch Gold Coast tourists

          Tourists to be tracked in Gold Coast plan to boost tourism