Archive for the ‘industry’ Category

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Posted on: July 16th, 2018 by Chris Harrison 1 Comment

The Byte launched in late 2014 (less than 4 years ago) with a vision to providing a reliable voice and lobby for inbound youth and adventure tourism operators and a [...] read more...

When 88 days turns into 4 years, Kelly Friel is an Irish backpacker who became the Manager of the Daly Waters Hotel

Posted on: July 10th, 2018 by Chris Harrison No Comments

The iconic Daly Waters Pub is in the centre of a one million acre cattle station in the Northern Territory and the nearest town is a six-pack of beer … [...] read more...

My Fast Ferry’s Eco Hopper 24-Hour Service

Posted on: July 10th, 2018 by Samantha Melamed No Comments

My Fast Ferry’s Eco Hopper Service is a 24-hour hop on-hop off ferry that zips passengers from Darling Harbour to Manly Wharf, with various stops at secluded little piers in [...] read more...

BYTE THREE: 88 Days, personal experiences, successes and peer to peer advice

Posted on: July 5th, 2018 by Samantha Melamed No Comments

Backpackers continue to come forward with stories of exploitation and misadventure, their reports also flood social media groups and overseas news sites. But is the mainstream media responsible for magnifying [...] read more...

BYTE TWO: 88 Days lets find some solutions

Posted on: June 25th, 2018 by Samantha Melamed 1 Comment

The mainstream media has recently cast negative attention on the 88 day visa program, in which working holiday visa holders and work and holiday visa holders are required to complete [...] read more...