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Brexit hits the NZ backpacker market and spending plunges by $167m

Posted on: May 29th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

A $167 million drop in spending by youth travellers has the tourism industry worried as British and German backpackers give New Zealand a miss. Backpacker and adventure tourism businesses are writing a [...] 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...

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...

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...

ADVENTIUM TECHNOLOGY API SUCCESS FEES

Posted on: April 2nd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Adventium Technology emailed their clients on 26 March 2019 to advise that effective 15 April 2019, they will be implementing API Success Fees. The proposed fees will be on all successful [...] read more...