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    Bali’s strict new sex ban

    Bali’s strict new sex ban

    Indonesia could pass ban on extramarital sex carrying jail time

    Chaos as window ‘cracks’ on Jetstar flight

    Chaos as window ‘cracks’ on Jetstar flight

    Flight travelling from Sydney to Bali forced to re-route

    Joyce defends eye-watering $24m salary

    Joyce defends eye-watering $24m salary

    Joyce defends eye-watering $24 million salary at National Press Club

    Laneway Festival’s massive line-up

    Laneway Festival’s massive line-up

    Laneway Festival line-up announced: Charli XCX and The 1975 and more

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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

        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

        PHOTOGRAPHER Warren Lynam offers some advice to people wanting to take an incredible lightning shot.

        Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

        Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

        Tourism

          From urinating in public to trafficking in drugs — Australians who behave badly in Bali have been issued with a strong warning by the island’s governor.

          Bali to ‘send back’ troublemakers

          Balinese governor seeking stricter laws to curb bad behaviour

          The millionaire owner of a popular Australian tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting his workers with a controversial set of rules.

          Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

          Popular tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting workers

          Visitors to the Gold Coast will have mobile phones and credit card spending tracked if a plan by the local council goes ahead.

          ‘Big Brother’ plan to watch Gold Coast tourists

          Tourists to be tracked in Gold Coast plan to boost tourism

          An Instagram-famous couple have been blasted after an offensive spectacle was caught on camera while visiting a temple in Bali.

          Couple’s ‘disgusting’ act on Bali holiday

          Tourists at ancient temple blasted for ‘disgusting’ actions