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    Jetstar cancels 10 percent of January flights

    Jetstar cancels 10 percent of January flights

    The union says Jetstar “would not listen” to pay and safety concerns

    Injured groom’s extended stay in hospital

    premium_icon Injured groom’s extended stay in hospital

    Complications dashed hopes of a groom after a bucks night accident

    Christmas holiday warning for Jetstar passengers

    premium_icon Christmas holiday warning for Jetstar passengers

    Strike action could impact Christmas holidays

    Frustrated Jetstar passengers vent over ‘union games’

    premium_icon Frustrated Jetstar passengers vent over ‘union games’

    Passengers stranded as Jetstar ground staff strike.

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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

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        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

        Tourism

          Sitting within the Bay of Plenty, a scenic 90km boat ride from the township of Whakatane, White Island was a tourism goldmine. Until disaster struck.

          The $4 million island that toyed with death

          White Island was a tourism goldmine. Until disaster struck.

          Scott Morrison has warned the nation of “difficult days ahead” after confirming 11 Australians remained “unaccounted for” and three are dead following the NZ volcano eruption.

          premium_icon ‘No signs of life’: Fears for Aussies in NZ volcano tragedy

          Dozens of Australians ’unaccounted’ for after New Zealand eruption

          Tourists have been blamed for a growing crisis in Bali that’s threatening food, culture and way of life on the drought-stricken island.

          ‘Real danger’ as Bali runs out of water

          ‘Real danger’ as tourists use up Bali’s dwindling water supply

          People in New Zealand have slammed Princess Cruises over a “silly, frustrating and insulting” greeting for passengers at a North Island port.

          Fury at ‘racist’ cruise company’s NZ stunt

          ‘Silly, frustrating, insulting’: cruise slammed for fake Maori stunt