Melbourne, Australia Travel

Melbourne, Australia Travel Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Melbourne, Australia Travel.

Results 1 - 20 of 242 in Melbourne, Australia Travel

  1. Saturday, April 25, 2015Read the original story

    Saturday | The Chronicle-Journal

    THE whole town's talking about it and here is one example: "Thumbs Down to the city roads department for the potholes on High Street in the area of Hillcrest Park that have been there for way too long. Very embarrassing bringing TBay visitors there."


  2. Savour the flavour of ScandinaviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Age

    Anyone else watch the Scandinavian crime series The Bridge , and immediately want to grow long blonde hair and strut around the office in a woollen coat and leather pants, a la The Bridge 's Swedish cop Saga Noren? After work, you'd return to your simple, yet super-stylish streamlined city flat, or a stunning stark white, or spacious blonde timber abode a little further out. It all looks so damn good.


  3. Melbourne's toast to great beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Australian

    Australia is witnessing a craft beer explosion. Artisanal brands form the fastest growing segment in the country's brewing industry.


  4. This brain likes to use his brawn, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Star Tribune

    In March, offensive lineman John Urschel of the Baltimore Ravens added to his curriculum vitae by co-authoring the latest of his several peer-reviewed academic articles - "A Cascadic Multigrid Algorithm for Computing the Fiedler Vector of Graph Laplacians" in the Journal of Computational Mathematics. If Urschel can understand, and even advance, tangled, obtuse formulas, why is he a football player, he asked himself on the Players Tribune website.


  5. Australia Blowing $1 Trillion Export Windfall Boosts Budget PainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. An interstate Melbourne-Sydney train stands at Southern Cross station in Melbourne.


  6. Tardy trams prompt Yarra to pad out timetable to avoid compensation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Age

    An attempt by Yarra Trams to reduce travel times by introducing a speedy new timetable has been abandoned after it backfired and took the company to the brink of a costly failure to meet its punctuality targets. The "seasonal" timetable, which slashed scheduled journey times across the network from December, was quietly dumped at the end of March, the single worst month for tram punctuality since Keolis Downer took over running the system in 2009.


  7. Would you live in a shopping centre? Rooftop apartment plan for Melbourne mallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Age

    Apartments could be built on top of Melbourne's major shopping centres, in an emerging property trend experts say will appeal to retirees wanting to downsize. Martin Ginnane of retail advisory firm Ginnane & Associates said although it would be a challenge to build homes on existing buildings, it would bring a new group of customers into shopping centres - their own residents.


  8. A-League can trump AFL with a mid-week grand finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | ABC News

    The AFL's determination to snooker the A League's plans for a possible Melbourne grand final has gifted the FFA and the A-League an opportunity. The prospect of Melbourne Victory being a homeless host on grand final day due to both the MCG and Docklands being booked for AFL matches has become a distinct possibility.


  9. Keynote Speaker Discusses Exercise and Passing Out: When to WorryRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Newswise

    Hollywood, FL - April 19, 2015 - Keynote Speaker Andre La Gerche, MBBS, PhD, a cardiologist at St. Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne and a senior research fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia will present, "Exercise and Passing Out: When to Worry" today at the 24th Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine at the Diplomat Resort and Spa in Hollywood, Florida. The conference, with more than 1,500 sports medicine physicians from across the United States and 10 countries around the world features presentations on advances in sports medicine.


  10. Mefi Sydney/Melbourne: Pimp our itineraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Ask MetaFilter

    My sister is coming to visit in 2 days - yay! We'll be spending 14 days in Sydney and 5 in Melbourne, I think I have most things covered but can you see anything I've missed/have hot tips to make her visit supercool? She hasn't been on holiday for years. I've been living in Sydney about 10 months but have never been to Melbourne before.


  11. Dissin' franchisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Age

    It's as long odds as Carlton making the eight, but if Geelong is upset by the Ablett-less Suns, we know what will happen. Fingers will be directed at particular players, whose skill, commitment or age will be queried in public forums.


  12. GMH to start selling off chunks of Fishermans BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Canberra Times

    It is the end of a 79-year era in Fishermans Bend, with General Motors Holden readying to sell down the first chunks of its 38-hectare manufacturing plant. The Detroit-based car maker is speculated to be sitting on more than $200 million at Port Melbourne.


  13. 'The Real Housewives of Melbourne' 2 7: Manila BoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The New York Observer

    At the start of this week's episode, Lydia, Jackie and Pettifleur are going shopping on Collins Street: "the Paris of shopping," according to Lydia. How trA s, trA s chic.


  14. New Indigenous comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | ABC News

    Jon Faine's co-host is Gunditjmara playwright, filmmaker, singer-songwriter, and researcher Richard Frankland. Richard is Head of Curriculum and Programs at the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development, at the University of Melbourne's Faculty of VCA & MCM.


  15. Poster girl Beccy Cole and comic Nick CodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | ABC News

    Beccy Cole is proud to be a lesbian role model. Nick Cody has a show in the Comedy Festival.


  16. Gay marriage debated: Community weighs in on same-sex unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Pacific Daily News

    Leiana S. A. Naholowa'a of Dededo shared this photo of her wedding to Jennifer H. Livengood, which took place in California on January 6, 2014. "I am filled with so much joy that Loretta M. Pangelinan and Kathleen M. Aguero have taken the brave step forward for LGBT civil rights not just for Guam but for the Marianas, Micronesia and the Asia Pacific region where individuals and couples have to travel very far to feel protected.


  17. Rare book collection for Vic libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 |

    TV viewers weren't expecting this when they tuned into their local news as they watched a suspect being fatally shot during a live broadcast. WARNING: Disturbing IT'S just 10km from one of Australia's most popular tourist destinations, but the abject squalor of this 'holiday village' has to be seen to be believed.


  18. Stay Connected As Quality Hotel Brings Technology Offering OnlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PR Log

    One of Melbourne's historic CBD hotels has put the future firmly in its sites as it unveils the latest technology, including complimentary wifi, together with new accommodation packages to the corporate and leisure markets. PRLog - April 15, 2015 - MELBOURNE, Australia -- Yann Duroselle, Executive General Manager of Quality Hotel Batman's Hill on Collins, said the changes were more in tune with the needs of today's modern traveller, and marked an exciting time for the hotel, allowing it to fully maximise its potential in Australia and internationally.


  19. Discover the Ideal Conference Rooms in MelbourneRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PR Log

    Find the best office space in Melbourne for conference rooms, training rooms by visiting at Collins Street Business Centre . The company understands the needs of business location for any business success.


  20. Life slows down to Dunkeld timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Warrnambool Standard

    TIME is measured in days, not hours, in Dunkeld, which is a nice change to the urgency of city living previously experienced by Kendel Van Workum and Andrew Tijs. TIME is measured in days, not hours, in Dunkeld, which is a nice change to the urgency of city living previously experienced by Kendel Van Workum and Andrew Tijs.