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Explainer | As Novak Djokovic found, Australia’s Covid-19 entry rules are not straightforward: here’s all you need to know about travel and quarantine there

Amid the Novak Djokovic controversy, Australia’s Covid-19 travel and quarantine regulations have come under the spotlight. We break down the finer details.

Amid the Novak Djokovic controversy, Australia’s Covid-19 travel and quarantine regulations have come under the spotlight. We break down the finer details.

11 Jan 2022 - 12:38PM
Whale sharks tracked using eDNA, and techniques from a forensic crime lab, to solve mysteries of the giant fish in Western Australia where they gather

Ningaloo Reef near Exmouth in Western Australia plays host to up to 500 whale sharks every year, making it ideal for tourists and for a new marine research facility.

Ningaloo Reef near Exmouth in Western Australia plays host to up to 500 whale sharks every year, making it ideal for tourists and for a new marine research facility.

9 Oct 2021 - 12:45PM
The Great Barrier Reef: is Australia doing enough to save marine ecosystem from river run-off and the effects of global warming?

The Great Barrier Reef may soon be added to Unesco’s List of World Heritage in Danger. What do scientists say about that, and how much damage has been done? We take a look.

The Great Barrier Reef may soon be added to Unesco’s List of World Heritage in Danger. What do scientists say about that, and how much damage has been done? We take a look.

19 Jul 2021 - 9:10AM
In Antarctica, scientists and tourists are in the same – increasingly sustainable – boat

While the summer tourist and scientific research seasons ended early, figuring out ways to work in a pandemic is throwing up new ideas

While the summer tourist and scientific research seasons ended early, figuring out ways to work in a pandemic is throwing up new ideas

11 Dec 2020 - 12:43PM
Saffire Freycinet: TripAdvisor’s ‘best luxury hotel in Australia’ on the island of Tasmania goes green

Celebrating a decade of decadence next year, the 20-suite property is leading the way in sustainable tourism.

Celebrating a decade of decadence next year, the 20-suite property is leading the way in sustainable tourism.

11 Dec 2020 - 12:47PM
Return to 1616: Australian island reintroduces species that vanished when settlers arrived

Animals making a return to Dirk Hartog Island include banded-hare and rufous-hare wallabies while conditions ripen for a revival of the chuditch population.

Animals making a return to Dirk Hartog Island include banded-hare and rufous-hare wallabies while conditions ripen for a revival of the chuditch population.

11 Dec 2020 - 12:48PM
Discover Western Australia’s pride and joy: Rottnest Island and its cute quokkas

Discovery Rottnest Island is the newest accommodation option on the island to the west of Perth, and with sustainability at its core, the resort is committed to preserving the unique environment of the rare marsupial

Discovery Rottnest Island is the newest accommodation option on the island to the west of Perth, and with sustainability at its core, the resort is committed to preserving the unique environment of the rare marsupial

30 Mar 2019 - 9:36AM
Bawah Reserve, South China Sea private-island resort that is giving back to the local community

Bawah Reserve, Indonesian luxury resort 300km northeast of Singapore, and its recently launched foundation, are helping locals foster habits that will protect the Anambas islands and unlock their potential for eco-tourism

Bawah Reserve, Indonesian luxury resort 300km northeast of Singapore, and its recently launched foundation, are helping locals foster habits that will protect the Anambas islands and unlock their potential for eco-tourism

21 Feb 2019 - 8:48AM
Bamurru Plains in Australia’s Northern Territory – a wetlands safari destination where birds and ‘wild bush luxury’ meet

Less than three hours from Darwin, the glamping resort located within a working buffalo station takes guests back to nature

Less than three hours from Darwin, the glamping resort located within a working buffalo station takes guests back to nature

22 Sep 2018 - 9:32AM
How Singapore hotels benefit from going green, as well as helping the planet

The Lion City roars ahead with innovative energy systems, food waste initiatives and more in response to demand for genuine sustainable travel options

The Lion City roars ahead with innovative energy systems, food waste initiatives and more in response to demand for genuine sustainable travel options

23 Apr 2018 - 11:08AM
Explore Indonesia’s Raja Ampat Islands aboard a luxurious phinisi cruiser

With five double cabins, fine dining and the world’s richest marine environment as its playground, the Rascal is a boat not to be missed

With five double cabins, fine dining and the world’s richest marine environment as its playground, the Rascal is a boat not to be missed

2 Mar 2018 - 4:04AM
Angkor boutique hotel - luxury with a conscience

Just 15 minutes by tuk-tuk from Angkor Wat, the Bill Bensley-designed suites at the Shinta Mani enable you to pamper yourself while doing your bit for the community thanks to a foundation run by the hotel group

Just 15 minutes by tuk-tuk from Angkor Wat, the Bill Bensley-designed suites at the Shinta Mani enable you to pamper yourself while doing your bit for the community thanks to a foundation run by the hotel group

15 Dec 2017 - 4:33PM
Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort – where the eco-minded soak in luxury

The eco-friendly resort paradise will help you do your bit for the planet with its replanting corals programme

The eco-friendly resort paradise will help you do your bit for the planet with its replanting corals programme

18 Aug 2017 - 2:47AM