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By Renee.Yiannakis

Travelling without music would feel like…

Stubbed toes, wine without cheese, and Friends without the theme tune.  From Edinburgh to Auckland, our STA Travel staff discuss their favourite festivals, go-to hometown music venues, and road trip guilty pleasures.  Tania Gasnier,…

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By Renee.Yiannakis

Europe’s best music festivals

From seasoned stalwarts to circuit newcomers, Europe hosts some of the most noteworthy festivals on the planet. With Europe’s 2020 festival season sadly cancelling due the impact of COVID-19 and many tickets rolling…

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By Renee.Yiannakis

Plastic Free July: Interview with Isabella Nichols

Founded in Australia by the Plastic Free Foundation, Plastic Free July is now in its ninth year. A movement that helps millions of people to be part of a global solution to plastic pollution, their vision…

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By Renee.Yiannakis

2021 travel calendar: where to go and when

For many of us, travelling right now is still very much up in the air. With uncertainty over which countries will be open, what the…

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By Renee.Yiannakis

How to use your refund credit note

As fellow travellers, we understand the disappointment of not being able to take long-awaited trips. We also understand the frustration and stress that comes from cancelled…

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By Ibtisaam Ganief

How to virtually celebrate Pride 2020 from home

By Corey Waugh, STA Travel Marketing Exec, Melbourne. Due to the impact of COVID-19, many Pride events have been cancelled or significantly altered for 2020….

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By Rachael Doyle

How to stay healthy during coronavirus (and not lose your mind)

We’ve all read those posts about how to stay healthy when travelling, or how best to avoid germs on planes. But in these confusing and…

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By Ibtisaam Ganief

My past travel experiences

At the moment, one of my favourite things to do is take a trip down memory lane. Whilst we can’t travel at the moment, we…

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By Ibtisaam Ganief

Travel films to watch

One of the perks of being in lockdown, is all the extra time we have to do all the things we say we never had…

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By Ibtisaam Ganief

World Endangered Species Day: 7 ways to help from home

Icon, legend and knight (and all-around global treasure) Sir David Attenborough once said “It is that range of biodiversity that we must care for –…