Viewing entries posted in September 2014
Robotics researchers at CSIRO, in partnership with Biosecurity Queensland, have succcessfully designed and trialed two autonomous helicopters, developed to detect threatening weed species in Australia's rare and precious rainforests.
Congratulations to Segway Tours South Coast who have been recognised for their sustainability efforts - achieving Ecotourism certification.
Segway Tours South Coast operate on the New South Wales South Coast, in spectacular locations near Berry, Jervis Bay, Kiama and Batemans Bay.
Open seven days a week, they provide tours and events for families, couples, work teams, wedding parties, adventure seekers and social groups.
Congratulations to Riverlife and Fitzroy Island Turtle Education Center, who have recently received the Innovation in Tourism award from the Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC).
The Innovation in Tourism award is designed for micro to medium sized tourism enterprises in Queensland, based on their developments and adaptation of innovative products, services and processes.
The University of Western Australia will be introducing a new course in 2015, Master of Ecotourism.