Posts Tagged ‘Backpacker’

Backpacker survey results by Adventure Queensland

Posted on: May 4th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Please see below results (as well as attached) for Backpacker surveys that Adventure Queensland helped to facilitate for the Queensland Government’s Department of Innovation, Tourism Industry Development last week. Backpacker [...] read more...

Pallets with Purpose: A Get Lost Travel Group Innovation

Posted on: May 4th, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

The Get Lost Travel Group have traded buses and passengers, for pallets and power tools, launching an inspirational diversification during the COVID-19 crisis.  Under normal circumstances, GLT employs 70 staff [...] read more...

Hero industry announcement regarding Coronavirus COVID-19

Posted on: April 21st, 2020 by Mike Barrow No Comments

16 April 2020 To our valued industry partners We hope this message finds you healthy and staying positive in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. The global travel industry has [...] read more...

Immediate Support for Adventure and Youth Tourism Industry Needed Now

Posted on: April 21st, 2020 by Mike Barrow 2 Comments

Sunday, March 22nd 2020 Dear Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Premier Daniel Andrews, The Federal Minister of Tourism Simon Birmingham, State Minister of Tourism Martin Pakula, Shadow Ministers and Tourism Bodies, [...] read more...

Coronavirus visa decision provides relief for backpackers as farmers receive unprecedented applications for jobs

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

Backpackers fleeing the capital cities for work on the land are reconnecting with former employers in a bid to stay safe and healthy while remaining in Australia to see out [...] read more...