El Questro and Lizard Island earn their place in the Top 10 Australian Luxury Lodges
11.30.2011

El Questro and Lizard Island earn their place in the Top 10 Australian Luxury Lodges

Australian Traveller magazine’s current issue has announced its list of the ‘Top 10 Luxury Lodges in Australia’ and two properties owned by Delaware North Companies, El Questro Homestead in Western Australia and Lizard Island off the coast of Queensland, have taken second and third place on the list.

Delaware North Companies Resorts Recognized By Conde Nast Traveler
10.31.2011

Delaware North Companies Resorts Recognized By Conde Nast Traveler

BUFFALO, N.Y. (Oct. 31, 2011)- Three hotels and resorts owned and/or operated by Delaware North Companies have been selected for Conde Nast Traveler’s 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards. The luxury travel magazine ranked the hotels based on more than 8 million votes cast in the annual survey. The awards reflect the combined opinions of 28,876 Conde Nast Traveler readers who rated the world’s best cities, islands and hotels visited in the past year.
Mark Best comes to Lizard Island
08.26.2011

Mark Best comes to Lizard Island

Mark Best, one of Australia’s most celebrated chefs, will bring his culinary talents to the remote shores of Lizard Island in October for a one-off gourmet weekend.
Lizard Island is the “Formula One” of heavy tackle fishing
08.17.2011

Lizard Island is the “Formula One” of heavy tackle fishing

Fishing enthusiasts at Lizard Island are gearing up for another season of heavy tackle fishing as the waters off Far North Queensland provide a haven for black marlin.

 

El Questro Wilderness Park Sets ‘Toad Free Zone’ in Australia's Kimberley
04.07.2011

El Questro Wilderness Park Sets ‘Toad Free Zone’ in Australia's Kimberley

As one of Australia’s most invasive species – the cane toad - continues its march across the country towards The Kimberley, El Questro Wilderness Park is taking action to stop the toad by working with The Stop the Toad Foundation (STTF) and Monash University in a move to protect the area’s iconic Emma Gorge and surrounding property.
Dive in to the Heron Island Dive Festival 2011
04.01.2011

Dive in to the Heron Island Dive Festival 2011

Heron Island is known the world over for its excellent Great Barrier Reef dive sites and fantastic coral gardens and pinnacles, all just minutes from the beach. So good is the diving that Jacques Cousteau listed the Heron Bommie as one of his Top 10 favourite dive sites.
Lizard Island unveils new look
03.16.2011

Lizard Island unveils new look

Lizard Island – Australia’s most northerly island resort on the Great Barrier Reef – has undergone a soft refurbishment to reflect the beauty and surroundings of its location.
Taste the Kimberley at El Questro Homestead
03.03.2011

Taste the Kimberley at El Questro Homestead

Guests staying at the exclusive El Questro Homestead this year will be invited to join Executive Chef Alan Groom in the kitchen to learn his culinary tips.
Rainfall turns Kings Canyon green
10.11.2010

Rainfall turns Kings Canyon green

Heavy rainfall across Central Australia has changed the normally red earth landscape of Kings Canyon into an explosion of vivid colours, turning the arid desert into a carpet of lush greens, pinks, purples and yellows.
Lonely Planet readers vote swimming off Lizard Island 'Greatest Outdoor Experience'
09.14.2010

Lonely Planet readers vote swimming off Lizard Island 'Greatest Outdoor Experience'

In the first ever Lonely Planet Awards to be announced this month, avid worldwide travellers voted swimming in the azure waters off Lizard Island on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia as the ‘Greatest Outdoor Experience’.