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Chinese poised to overtake Kiwis as Australia’s biggest tourism market

The Australian tourism industry is racing to prepare for huge numbers of Chinese visitors to Australia, with figures more than tripling over the past seven years. Australian Bureau of Statistics […]

Major hostel chain makes sustainability part of its guest’s experience

This year YHA Australia lifted their efforts up a notch with a new Sustainability Action Plan to fully integrate sustainability initiatives into their business planning. This was rewarded last month […]

“See Australia First”: Meet the Aussies taking a gap year in their own backyard

When 24-year-old Liam and 24-year-old Ali finished up their “boring Commerce degrees in Melbourne”, they said they could have done one of three things. Option 1: Use boring commerce degrees […]

TECH BYTE: 5 ways sales & marketing should be working together

Sales and marketing, in general, have been known to have some ISSUES — just take a look at this recent survey,  it shows “51 percent of marketers are not satisfied […] – new strategy, new focus, hence new website!

The Word Australia has been a consumer website since its launch some 15 years ago. But how can a small independent specialist publisher compete with tourism information monoliths like: Tourism […]