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Australia’s first glass bridge unveiled at Cobbold Gorge in outback Queensland

Posted on: October 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Cobbold Gorge in the Gulf Savannah region of north-west Queensland is now home to Australia’s first ever bridge constructed with an entirely glass surface. Key points: A glass bridge has [...] read more...

Sustainable camping accommodates and educates tourists one cup of sawdust at a time

Posted on: October 22nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The first thing campers like to tell Jodie Lane is that the toilet at the camping ground she manages does not smell. Key points: Sustainable tourist accommodation options are growing [...] read more...

New Zealand growers still lack seasonal workers

Posted on: October 8th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

New ZealandMeanwhile, in neighbouring New Zealand, a leading grower says the government’s move to allow more seasonal workers into the country still isn’t enough to keep up with demand. The [...] read more...

Backpackers prepare for life on the farm amid growing demand and working holiday visa surge

Posted on: October 7th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Ley Webster trains farm workers and runs a recruitment agency to supply workers to West Australian farmers — but she has a problem. Key points: In the past year, the [...] read more...

Adventure Tourism Awards 2019 – Nominations now open

Posted on: July 15th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Adventure Queensland (AQ) is excited to announce the industry led youth tourism awards ceremony and conference will be sponsored by Tourism Australia again in 2019, this year as our Platinum [...] read more...