The number of children adopted in Australia during the last financial year was the lowest on record. So what’s behind the drop?
MOGENS JOHANSEN discovers some of Tasmania’s lesser known gems
The Omicron variant has raised concerns about interstate travel. But what exactly does it mean for your Christmas plans?
Catie McLeod and Courtney Gould
One state has revealed new border rules following a crisis meeting to discuss the Omicron variant.
Australian truckies are facing a looming shortage of a crucial product, which could cause supply chain chaos for customers.
It’s a high risk venture but Bali property is offering bargains for those willing to buy sight unseen.
PENNY THOMAS discovers a smorgasbord of gift ideas in Margaret River
WA-based equipment hire marketplace Quipmo is set to partner with caravan parks in the Eastern States to overcome COVID-19 pandemic pains.
Recordbreaking intrastate passenger numbers through Perth Airport are prompting airlines to expanded their WA fleets
After a pandemic-delayed launch, thrillseekers will soon be able to ride Dreamworld’s biggest-ever rollercoaster, a $32m 100km/h beast.
A controversial tourist attraction could soon be banned after coming under heavy fire in recent years.
There’s been a stark jump in Covid-19 cases since this state opened its borders to the rest of the nation a little more than a week ago.
Fremantle based- artist Olivia Samec’s paintings, prints and collages render the South West and Great Southern in comforting colours
Australia’s second largest airline has announced it will relaunch flights on a major domestic travel route, with tickets available to buy now.
Steve McKenna selects six of the best Rhine ports
The carrier’s latest illusory results were aided by the extinguishment of $4.4b in creditors claims with its sale by administrators in November.
Cadiz could well be sultry Spain’s most exotic seaside city, writes STEVE McKENNA
Need time out from the frenetic pace of modern life? Sign up for yoga and a hike at Yanchep National Park
Three people have broken out of Australia’s most isolated quarantine facility amid fears Omicron could spread in the Northern Territory.
A student is in custody after opening fire at a high school near Detroit, killing three students and wounding six other people, police say.
With its base at Bells Rapids Park, this Perth-based hike club caters for all ages and genders
Cutting-edge technology may have finally helped pinpoint where flight MH370 crashed— and its final resting place off the coast of WA.
From the stunningly simple to wildly inventive – add these dishes to your must-eat list.
STEPHEN SCOURFIELD discusses the effect of the COVID-19 Omicron variant on your travel plans
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