The only waterfront music festival at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Set in the most beautiful tropical location in Australia, the festival offers an entertaining weekend for over 30s who want to throw their cares away and kick back, soak up the setting, listen to quality live music and enjoy friendly people and good times.
Tourism and Events Queensland is giving you the chance to plan a Great Barrier Reef adventure your way! Whether it’s chilling on a luxury island, flying over Heart Reef or about to jump straight into the 2,300km long underwater world, the Great Barrier Reef is pretty epic.
The legendary pianist Piotr Anderszewski will headline the 25th Anniversary of Queensland’s famed Australian Festival of Chamber Music (AFCM) alongside a great line-up of international musicians and Australia’s finest performers to mark the celebrations in Townsville.
Staged between 31 July and 8 August 2015, AFCM will see acclaimed Australian pianist Piers Lane AO return for his ninth year as the Festival’s Artistic Director, curating another innovative program which will include tributes to the late Peter Sculthorpe, world premieres of three new works, outstanding Australian and internationally acclaimed musicians, and even comedic performances.
Australia’s Southern Great Barrier Reef, one of the natural wonders of the world and was selected as a World Heritage Site in 1981. The Great Barrier Reef is also the world’s only natural feature that can be seen from outer space. Its many islands, crystal clear waters and year-round tropical climate make it an ideal destination for snorkelers, divers and lovers of nature.
hese 25 best cities in the world were the result of a survey ran on Lonely Planet asking travellers and their staff to nominate their favourite cities. A list of 200 cities was provided for inclusion in the book, The Cities Book. You can go through the list below with a short excerpt of each city from The Cities Book. Guess which cities turned up in the top 5 positions?
The world is full of wonders and amazing places that look out of this world are waiting to be discovered every day. These 25 places would make you wonder if they are actually real or they exist in another world, in another dimension. From crystal cave to the lost world, from the gate of hell to heavenly cave, from hills of chocolate to nature’s orchestral, it’s no wonder Ross Morley said, “Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.” Could you imagine these places? And yes, these places are all real!