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Ever been to Australia’s The Wilderness Coast? Ever even heard it?

Both of those conditions might change. A campaign to attract tourists to the area — which runs from Bermagui to Lakes Entrance in East Gippsland — is receiving $120,000 to develop marketing images and build a website about the area.

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Book: The Bychan Caves (East Gippsland, Victoria)

Photo by Sarah van Delden via stock.xchng

As a beach fan, you’re likely already wise to the rules of swimming in large bodies of water with currents. But if not you can check out this story for a refresher on sea swimming safety. Luckily, it had a happy ending.

Open Water Swimming