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High-end sea-changers feeling the South Coast lure
The insidious COVID-19 pandemic gripping the world is proving to be a catalyst for an escape to the country for many Australians. The NSW South Coast has long been a perennial attraction for professionals and creatives leaving behind the rat-race for greener pastures. But COVID-19 seems to be compounding the drudgery of working nine-to-five in an office, says Bermagui real...
Avoid travel apathy! Connect to a local private tour guide
Another bus, another monument, another sightseeing destination crammed with gawkers looking to selfie their way to a social media frenzy... yawn. The good news is, you don’t have to succumb to another boring fact recited by an underwhelming wannabe actor masquerading as a tour guide. Instead, you can use a private guide to avoid travel apathy – here are 7...
$2000 STEM scholarships take Eurobodalla talent “To infinity and beyond!”
“To infinity and beyond!” Those immortal words by animated cosmic hero, Buzz Lightyear, in Disney’s unforgettable Toy Story franchise, could be the mantra for Eurobodalla teenager Campbell Allison. Campbell has embarked on a STEM career in avionics engineering and has visions of joining the newly formed Australian Space Agency when he graduates from the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane....