• I recently did a trip with my 2 y.o. on Qantas and Cathay to Taipei via Hong Kong and the regular seat belt over the top of the sheet covers was the trick. Even with the tossing and turning it did the job.As a hint, also take with you some new things, such as a sheet of stickers, a now toy and so...

  • Originally Posted by djcz I submitted my application for a 10-year passport yesterday, my current one was going to expire in less than 6 months. It cost $282 + Priority (leaving the country soon) of $186. Making it $468. Owww

  • The passport prices for 2019 have been released (https://www.passports.gov.au/news/notice-2019-passport-fees).A standard adult passport will be $11 more expensive.This surely makes an Australian adult passport the most expensive in the world with the exception of places where they don't want you ...

  • Originally Posted by tomJ Don't forget the proposal includes to carry the international liquids rule over to domestic flights, which would make taking just carry on for short domestic trips a pita. I didn't know about that was happening. That will be a pain.

  • Apparently there will be funding for full body scanners at domestic airports in the Federal budget.I appreciate the extra safety but I just hope that unlike the US, they will install and use dozens of them instead of just a few of them at each screening point.