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Great Barrier Reef – a new hope

Posted on: July 9th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

At a time when portions of the Great Barrier Reef are being devastated by coral decline, Southern Cross University doctoral researcher Kay Davis has found an island near Gladstone has [...] read more...

EOFY insurance checkup for your SME

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

The end of the financial year (EOFY) is a time for stocktakes, which includes taking stock of your insurance and risk-management program. Reviewing your insurance is an „essential task” for [...] read more...

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...