Archive for the ‘backpacker’ Category

Coronavirus: Foreign backpackers arriving in NZ say they won’t self-isolate

Posted on: March 16th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A number of European backpackers arriving in New Zealand on Monday morning have told The AM Show they will be continuing to travel around the country as planned, despite new [...] read more...

Youth travel anticipating 30% decrease in business for 2020 – WYSE Travel Confederation survey

Posted on: March 16th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Findings from WYSE Travel Confederation’s COVID-19 business impact survey [1] indicate travel businesses are anticipating a 30% drop in business for this year. Based on this, the estimated decline in [...] read more...

BlazeAid needs more volunteers to help bushfire recovery, sees solution in paying backpackers

Posted on: March 11th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Grey nomads cannot do all the heavy lifting when it comes to rebuilding fences in bushfire-affected country; it is young backpackers who are needed to bolster the workforce. Key points: [...] read more...

Post COVID 19 offer from SydneyBrochureDistribution.com

Posted on: March 11th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

It’s been a tough few months for the tourism market. With fires, floods and now the coronavirus, what’s next? Having been in the tourism market for 30 years as an [...] read more...

BlazeAid – helping communities rebuild after natural disasters

Posted on: March 11th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Facebook link from BlazeAid Please Share widely esp to friends and family in England, America, France, Italy and New Zealand. There are now many groups ( eg Denmark and UK [...] read more...