Archive for the ‘backpacker’ Category

Australian Wildlife Adventures independent once more

Posted on: January 7th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

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 [...] read more...

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

Posted on: January 7th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

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, [...] read more...

Help Donate to the Bush Fire Appeal

Posted on: January 6th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

‘When a room in your house on fire, you don’t say a room in my house is on fire, you say my house is on fire’ Harrison Ford.As many of [...] read more...

Millett Group Takes Over Byron Bay Beach Hostel

Posted on: December 17th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Millett Group is excited to announce the acquisition of Byron Bay Beach Hostel, with its team officially taking over operations on 14 November 2019. Built just two years ago, the [...] read more...

Governess jobs hard to fill, as outback parents fear their children not prepared enough for high school

Posted on: December 17th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A profession that laid the foundations for Australia’s first saint, Mary McKillop, is as important today as it was more than a century ago. Key points: Governesses are employed to help [...] read more...