About Jessica Hyem

A Queenslander born and bred, Jessica travelled much of the world before exploring the wonders of her own backyard. Swapping international long-hauls for propeller planes to Queensland’s Outback, she has seen more of this awesome state in her first three months at Tourism Queensland than most people do in their entire lives. While her colleagues think her hobby is weird and will probably send her to an early grave, Jess has made it her personal mission to sample a bowl of potato wedges in as many Queensland towns as possible.

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Bundaberg hatches thousands of baby turtles [gallery]

Jan 30, 2014 2 Comments by

Don’t miss your chance to get a front row seat to all the turtle-y awesome action!

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What to do in Bundaberg

Nov 07, 2013 2 Comments by

You’ll want to bring your appetite.

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Queensland’s Instagram account goes to the dogs

Sep 06, 2013 2 Comments by

It’s a paw-ssible world first.

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50 things to do this summer

Nov 29, 2012 4 Comments by

It’s time to slip, slop, slap and get back into those togs.

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8 Queensland beaches you’ve probably never heard of…

Nov 07, 2012 5 Comments by

Shhh! We are letting the secret out on lesser-known beaches in Queensland.

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Insider Guide: Toowoomba

Oct 29, 2012 No Comments

There’s more to this historic city than just gorgeous gardens, so make like a local and discover Toowoomba’s best places to play.

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Get a taste of Spain in Brisbane

Sep 17, 2012 2 Comments

Kick back like a bull fighter with the best tapas and sangria Brisbane has to offer.

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Top 10 coffee experiences to boost your Olympic spirit

Aug 07, 2012 No Comments

Lacking the stamina to support your country? Boost your endurance with 10 of Queensland’s best performance-enhancing coffee experiences.

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Pub of the Week: Get your mouth around Australia’s biggest burger

Jul 27, 2012 1 Comment

There’s no need to count calories when you go face-to-face with one of Australia’s top heavy-weight contenders.

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10 places to quench your thirst during Queensland Beer Week

Jun 21, 2012 No Comments

Get the low down on where to experience some of the best hop culture our state has to offer.

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