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Nominations now open for the Adventure Tourism Awards 2018

The inaugural Adventure Tourism Awards will be held on the Gold Coast on Wednesday, 14 November 2018. The Adventure Tourism Awards recognises the outstanding achievements of tourism businesses that service [...] read more...

BREAKING NEWS: The Website Travel Group has been sold to Imperium Tourism Holdings following a long ...

Imperium’s ownership of Website Travel Group (WTG) is effective Wednesday, 25th July 2018. Over a period of 15 years, WTG’s founding Director, Matt McCourt, with Directors Mell Coppin & Prue [...] read more...

Industry news and IVS stats, Tourism Australia and the World Cup

The quarterly International Visitor Survey was published on 19 July for the year ending 31 March 2018. Previous trends are continuing with overall tourism growing strongly (+8%) off the back [...] read more...

1000 comments, thanks from The Byte

The Byte launched in late 2014 (less than 4 years ago) with a vision to providing a reliable voice and lobby for inbound youth and adventure tourism operators and a [...] read more...

Is Backpacking a waste of time?

Is taking time off to travel a self-indulgent waste of time and money, or is it a valuable investment in personal development? Sam Huang, a professor of tourism at Perth’s [...] read more...

Youth research by Tourism Australia reveals

The research and strategy team at Tourism Australia recently carried out some qualitative research in Germany (Frankfurt and Berlin) and the United Kingdom (Manchester and London). This research was carried [...] read more...

When 88 days turns into 4 years, Kelly Friel is an Irish backpacker who became the Manager of the Da...

The iconic Daly Waters Pub is in the centre of a one million acre cattle station in the Northern Territory and the nearest town is a six-pack of beer … [...] read more...

My Fast Ferry’s Eco Hopper 24-Hour Service

My Fast Ferry’s Eco Hopper Service is a 24-hour hop on-hop off ferry that zips passengers from Darling Harbour to Manly Wharf, with various stops at secluded little piers in [...] read more...