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The Bush Tucker Man is back and he’s bringing the outback to your smartphone

Posted on: August 13th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

In the late 1980s, in the depths of remote Arnhem Land, a captain from the Australian Army sleeps in a swag and fishes the creeks. As he ventures through the [...] read more...

Right destination, wrong photo: How tourism is plagued by misleading advertising

Posted on: July 30th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Imagine travelling to what you thought was your dream destination, only to find it is nothing like the picture. A photo of two kangaroos on an impressive beach was recently [...] read more...

Backpacker Boris Johnson: The new British PM’s raucous gap year in Australia

Posted on: July 30th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Long before Boris Johnson’s rise to power, the future British prime minister enjoyed a raucous gap year in Australia that he later said “made me the man I am today”. [...] read more...

Supporting Local: Taste the Barossa and local Adelaide Hotels donate over $4,000 to LHF

Posted on: July 30th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

There are many SA businesses (Little Heroes Foundation included) that rely on the ongoing support from the general public to continue having a positive impact on our communities here in SA. [...] read more...

Print Lives: the travel brochure is still relevant in the digital world

Posted on: June 4th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

For decades, tour operators have been printing costly paper brochures in order to better illustrate and sell their destinations and itineraries. And despite the hefty investment, the onset of the [...] read more...