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Legendmate, rebuilding tourism online, a new initiative

Posted on: July 6th, 2020 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Tourism in Australia has experienced a uniquely terrible year. After an onslaught of natural disasters and pandemic lockdowns, it’s vital that we collaborate and innovate in order to optimise recovery [...] read more...

Help those on temporary visas – getup.org.au

Posted on: April 8th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Morrison government has just given over 2 million people on temporary visas an impossible decision –chip away at your retirement savings, or get out of the country.1 These are [...] read more...

Adventium Delayed Payments – Does it affect you?

Posted on: April 7th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A small group of the executives from Adventure Queensland (AQ), Backpackers Operators NSW (BOA NSW) & Adventure Tourism Victoria (ATV) have been catching up to discuss the concerns of members [...] read more...

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...