Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

BYTE REPORT: WYSE Exchange Australia 2018

Posted on: May 15th, 2018 by Chris Harrison No Comments

WYSE Exchange Australia returned to Sydney last week, a 3-day event with two days of B2B meetings (Tuesday and Thursday), various networking functions and the inbound youth tourism sector’s leading  [...] read more...

REPORT: Backpacker and Adventure Industry Forum, hosted by YHA Australia

Posted on: May 3rd, 2018 by Chris Harrison 1 Comment

The Backpacker and Adventure Industry Forum, hosted by YHA was held this week at Byron Bay’s Community Centre. Approximately 150 delegates attended the event, mainly YHA hostel managers but also [...] read more...

Backpackers get set to see Australia with Whimit – travel without limit.

Posted on: May 2nd, 2018 by Chris Harrison No Comments

Greyhound Australia has launched an Australian-first unlimited coach travel product targeting the young, wild and free backpacker market. Whimit is a significant and unique travel experience innovation offering travellers newfound levels [...] read more...

Tourism is set to become our major super growth industry, but can our infrastructure cope?

Posted on: April 19th, 2018 by Editor No Comments

Tourism will be one of Australia’s largest employers and wealth creators in the next decade, with the number of Australians working in the sector set to almost double, this according [...] read more...