Archive for the ‘industry’ Category

Backpackers targeted by criminals

Posted on: January 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Stanthorpe police are urging residents to keep their cars and houses locked as property crime reaches its peak this time of year. Stanthorpe officer in charge, Senior Sergeant Gerard Brady, [...] read more...

Fly London to Sydney with Qantas?

Posted on: January 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Non-stop flights between Sydney and London appear to be a step closer after Qantas bosses meet with officials from aircraft makers Boeing and Airbus. Pictured is a Qantas 787 Dreamliner, [...] read more...

NSW Central Coast soon to get WHV restrictions lifted

Posted on: January 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Regional Development Australia, Central Coast, (RDACC) has applauded the decision by the Australian Government to address working holiday visa restrictions to help address the critical labour shortage facing Australia’s agricultural [...] read more...

WHM increases for Spain, Peru and Israel

Posted on: January 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Working Holiday Maker cap increases for Spain, Peru and Israel Ole, ole, and mazel tov! This year is starting off with a bang for the backpacker sector, with the announcement [...] read more...

Latest backpacker stats revealed

Posted on: January 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The latest IVS (International Visitor Survey) have been released by Tourism Australia. The backpacker sector has been analysed and looks like this. Arrivals in September quarter: Down 5.5% to 2017 [...] read more...