Archive for the ‘statistics’ Category

Backpacker survey results by Adventure Queensland

Posted on: May 4th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Please see below results (as well as attached) for Backpacker surveys that Adventure Queensland helped to facilitate for the Queensland Government’s Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development last week. Backpacker [...] read more...

Women bigger backpackers than men: new study by Hostelworld

Posted on: June 27th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

And these are the biggest emerging backpacker routes for travellers Men or women? Who are the bigger backpackers? If you’d have said males, you’d be wrong.  A global study commissioned [...] read more...

Aboriginal cultural experiences to lead new tourism strategy in the Northern Territory

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

Thousands of years before the first stone was cut for the Pyramids of Giza or Olympians competed on the tracks of ancient Greece, Jamie Brooks‘s ancestors were painting rocks near [...] 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...

Record number of youth & adventure sellers attend ATE in Perth

Posted on: April 16th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Tourism Australia’s premier annual business-to-business event for promoting Australia’s tourism experiences to the international travel trade drew to a close after celebrating its 40th year in Perth last week. Organised by Tourism Australia in partnership with host‐state partner, Tourism WA, [...] read more...