Where am I going? Sydney, Melbourne or the Great Barrier Reef.
Airline: Ai The launch of a Qantas (080 (0800 964 432; qantas.com) service fr from Heathrow to Perth was greeted w with applause in March – this being the first direct flight from the UK to Australia. Au This lack of need to change planes p buffs the appeal of the capital of Western Australia – but equally, a anyone visiting the country for the fir first time via this “shortcut” will want to head on to a more fabled city. Returns Retu to Sydney from Heathrow Heathrow, leaving on Dec 1 – catching the Perth flight, with three days in town on a arrival – cost £1,204.
The 990-acre Kings Park (bgpa.wa.gov.au/kingspark) – one of the largest green spaces in any city; Cottesloe Beach, facing