Archive for the ‘industry’ Category

Aussies and Canadians WHV age increase to 35

Posted on: September 19th, 2018 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, and the Honourable Peter Dutton, Australia’s Minister for Home Affairs, today announced an agreement to expand the age range in [...] read more...

Is this the end of free healthcare for backpackers?

Posted on: September 17th, 2018 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Calls to end free healthcare for tourists after revelations foreigners’ medical treatments are costing taxpayers $30 MILLION a year. NSW Health Minister wants to crack down on free healthcare for [...] read more...

Adventure Tourism Awards – VOTE NOW!!

Posted on: September 4th, 2018 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Consumer voting for the Adventure Tourism Awards kicked off from Monday 3 September! Interest in the Adventure Tourism Awards has been overwhelming with over 200 businesses across Australia and NZ being [...] read more...

Hostelworld feel the heat

Posted on: August 31st, 2018 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Hostelworld Group is the latest European travel company to bemoan the continent’s long, hot summer and its impact on bookings. The company on Tuesday blamed the heat wave as well [...] read more...

Youth Tourism Conference 2018

Posted on: August 21st, 2018 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Youth Tourism Conference is a dedicated one-day conference solely focused on addressing the challenges and opportunities that effect youth tourism in Australia and New Zealand. Held on the 14th [...] read more...