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How to Keep the Passion While Growing the Business: These Operators Think They Have an Answer

Posted on: May 9th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

It’s a challenge common to most operators of tours and activities: how to stay focused on your passion while managing the increasing needs of marketing, technology and business operations. Two [...] read more...

Kangaroo population jumps at Yankalilla school, creating potential risk to students

Posted on: May 1st, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A South Australian school is warning students, parents and staff about the risk posed by kangaroos on school grounds after two were recently spotted boxing on the oval. Key points: [...] read more...

What we know about Adani’s Carmichael coal mine project

Posted on: May 1st, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

RAdani’s Carmichael coal mine looms as a federal election issue after the miner was granted a contentious eleventh-hour environmental approval by the Morrison Government in April.  That takes Adani another step [...] read more...

Grampians National Park becomes battleground as rock climbers banned to protect Aboriginal art

Posted on: May 1st, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

One of Australia’s most beautiful national parks has become the backdrop of an ugly battle. Key points: About a third of the Grampians National Park closed to climbers in MarchParks [...] read more...

What is Australia Inc? The new message to WHM from TA

Posted on: April 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow 2 Comments

WHAT IS AUSTRALIA INC.? ( Tourism Australia’s message to potential Working Holiday Makers). Australian Inc. of course is not a real company but rather a conduit to the (already existing) jobs and experiences offered [...] read more...