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Rising from the ashes – BYTAP initiative

Federal Government splashes the cash for the tourism sector, while BYTAP calls for action on WHM program to assist with bushfire recovery. The bushfire recovery effort for the tourism sector […]

Revealed: the passport/s of the decade

January 7th, 2020 No Comments

Which passports dominated growth from 2010 to 2019? A recently released report has revealed the passports that made the largest strides over the last ten years – and the high […]

Tourism Australia pauses ‘Matesong’ ad campaign as UK viewers watch scenes of bushfire c...

January 7th, 2020 No Comments

$15 million can buy you a star-studded advertising campaign, but as Tourism Australia has learned, it can’t give you control over the timing of natural disasters. Key points: The ‘Matesong’ […]

Australian Wildlife Adventures independent once more

Australian Wildlife Adventures (AWA), Australia’s premier tour operator between Adelaide and Perth, today announces its share buy-back from the Intrepid Group, making the company once again 100% owned and operated […]

Australia bushfires: Canadian backpacker describes being stranded, fearing for her life

Canadian woman Dané le Roux came to Australia for a dream backpacking trip around the country. Four months later, she was huddled on a beach, under an “apocalyptic” blood-red sky, […]