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Banksia Sustainability Awards 2019

October 15, 2019

Banksia Sustainability Awards 2019

For the second year running Fun Over Fifty has been named as a finalist in the prestigious Banksia Sustainability Awards!! Take a look at what we have been doing and see just how truly passionate we are about doing, not only better, but the best we can by our environment and the communities we visit.

Plastic bags - a thing of the past in travel

July 17, 2018

Plastic bags - a thing of the past in travel

This month plastic bags were banned under Queensland legislation. So we're taking a look at the little changes we can make whilst travelling that reduce our impact on the environment. If every traveller could adopt these practices, then we as an industry can create big change. A change for the positive, a change that will preserve our planet for generations of future travellers.

Australia's Top 10 Big Things

June 15, 2018

Australia's Top 10 Big Things

Call us nostalgic, but this week we're taking time out to celebrate our favourite Big Things of Australia. Kitsch they may be. Retro, most definitely! But iconic, heart warming and some good old Aussie fun they certainly are! Here at Fun Over Fifty, although we are always looking for new sights to discover across this great land, we are also passionate about our heritage. And the Big Things of Australia showcase a bygone era and an Aussie spirit that we should be proud of!

Must see places in the Australian Outback

May 24, 2018

Must see places in the Australian Outback

The outback is big, of that you can be sure. But it's also diverse, challenging and overwhelming if you don't have a little direction. With so much to see and do across this vast nation, we've narrowed it down to the best of the best in the outback. Here's our top 10 spots to truly appreciate and experience the extraordinary phenomena that is Australia's outback.

Why you should go - Bright Autumn Festival

May 03, 2018

Why you should go - Bright Autumn Festival

Right now the locals of Bright are celebrating the stunning autumn colours and delicious seasonal produce of the valleys of the High Country at the Bright Autumn Festival. This is one for 'leaf peeping' enthusiasts, those passionate about gardening, nature and colour, and generally for anyone who wants to have a fabulous time in an equally fabulous place. This festival is one that is a feast for the eyes, the tastebuds and the soul. Here's why you should go to the Bright Autumn Festival...

Greatest sporting events to add to your wanderlust list

April 19, 2018

Greatest sporting events to add to your wanderlust list

If travel is about expanding your horizons, experiencing something new and connecting with different people, then adding one of the world's great sporting events to your wanderlust list is a must.  We're talking large scale events in fabulous destinations. Events that give you an insight into local culture, where you get to meet fans from near and far, and you witness great sporting achievements. So which events make the cut in our list of greatest sporting events to add to you wanderlust list?

Why you should go - The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival

April 06, 2018

Why you should go - The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival

This weekend will see crowds join together in celebration, competition and shear passion for all things country for the 24th time at the Man from Snowy River Bush Festival at Corryong in Victoria's Upper Murray. And as one of our Gold Class coaches makes tracks for this beautiful region we explain just why you should go to The Man from Snowy River Bush Festival!

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