Archive for the ‘international students’ Category

Temporary visa holders hit hard by coronavirus shutdowns turn to charities

Posted on: May 18th, 2020 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

There are concerns some temporary visa holders who’ve lost work in the Riverina area because of coronavirus shutdowns can’t afford basic necessities and are facing homelessness and destitution. The Red [...] read more...

COVID-19 Temporary Visa Holders Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on: April 20th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Current as at 17 April 2020   The Australian Government is committed to protecting the health of Australians, supporting businesses and jobs and securing food supply while we combat the [...] read more...

Travel ban extended to protect Australians from the coronavirus

Posted on: February 25th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Ongoing fears about the COVID-19 coronavirus have led the Federal Government to extend its ban on travellers from mainland China to Australia until 29th February. So what does it mean [...] read more...

Check-in desk and concierges say brochures are best for guiding visitors

Posted on: December 3rd, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Bentley University, Center for Marketing Technology, in collaboration with the IAPBD (now Visitor International), surveyed 1,560 hospitality professionals to understand the usage and effectiveness of visitor information. The survey was [...] read more...

Water safety campaigns ‘not showing migrant faces’ failing to reach those at risk

Posted on: November 5th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Migrants and international students are the targets of a new water safety video that aims to reduce drowning deaths along the Australian coastline. Key points: The Turbans-4-Australia charity is launching [...] read more...