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Congratulations to all EA member winners of State Tourism Awards 2016

28 November 2016 | 0 Comments

We are very pleased to announce that 63 awards at the recent 2016 State Tourism Awards were won by our eco certified members and operators (some members won multiple awards!). Over the last couple of weeks each state has hosted their 2016 National Tourism awards night, selecting one gold winner and in some cases silver and bronze medallists in an array of different categories such as Major Tourist Attractions, Cultural Tourism, Adventure Tourism and last but not least, Ecotourism.

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Congratulations to Palace Adventures on Achieving Ecotourism Certification!

1 November 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Palace Adventures on Achieving Ecotourism Certification!

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Paronella Park – continuing the legacy

5 September 2016 | 0 Comments

The story of a forgotten ecotourism legacy and the people who brought it back to life.

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Townsville Whale Watching’s over-whale-ming achievement!

30 August 2016 | 0 Comments

Affordable Yacht Charters (AYC) have achieved Ecotourism Certification for Townsville Whale Watching (TWW) and their outstanding commitment to marine tourism in the Palm Islands.

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Keeping the Whitsundays a safe haven: Whitehaven Adventures now Advanced Ecotourism certified

23 August 2016 | 0 Comments

Overnight sailing tour Whitehaven Adventures has achieved our highest ECO certification - Advanced Ecotourism - for their commitment to nature conservation and interpretation in the Whitsunday Islands.

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Mungalla Aboriginal Tours awarded Nature Tourism and Respecting Our Culture certification

22 August 2016 | 0 Comments

On lands occupied by the Nywaigi Aboriginal people for more than 45,000 years, Mungalla Aboriginal Tours shares the history of the area around Ingham, Tropical North Queensland from pre-contact days through to the recent return of the land to the traditional owners. Tours showcase Mungalla Station’s mixed Aboriginal, South Sea Islander and European heritage, providing modern insights into Indigenous culture through powerful, tragic and inspiring stories.

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Mandigalbay Yidinji Eco Cultural Tours now Nature and ROC certified!

18 August 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Mandigalbay Yidinji Eco Cultural Tours (MYECT) in achieving Nature and Respecting our Culture (ROC) Certifications!

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Reef surveys show signs of hope and tourism can help

1 July 2016 | 0 Comments

Australia’s greatest natural wonder, the Great Barrier Reef, has suffered the worst mass coral bleaching event in its history. The impacts are serious, but recent underwater surveys show that parts of the world’s ‘largest living thing’ are resilient, giving hope for the recovery of affected areas. And the tourism industry, with an enormous stake in the health of the Great Barrier Reef, can help shape its future.

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Whale One now Ecotourism certified!

30 June 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Whale One for achieving Ecotourism Certification.

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