About Us

Protect our parks, Involve our operators, Invest in the future, Incentivise quality 

Ecotourism Australia (EA) is a not for profit organisation focused on inspiring environmentally sustainable and culturally responsible tourism. We design and deliver certification programs for tourism products and destinations representing more than 500 environmentally responsible ecotourism operators, 1,600 products and an ever increasing number of ecotourism destinations.

Learn more about our certification programs

We work closely with our motivated and experienced members who deliver quality experiences that follow ecotourism principles. Find your next experience on our Green Travel Guide.

We represent the interests of ecotourism operators and destinations through membership on advisory boards, reference groups and other industry bodies where we work closely with diverse industry stakeholders to implement sustainable tourism practices.

We work with the following industry sectors:

  • Ecotourism operators (accommodation, attraction and tours)
  • Protected area managers and other government agencies (State & Federal)
  • Local and regional tourism associations and governments
  • Tourism, environmental, interpretation and training consultants
  • Tourism planners
  • Academics and students
  • Travellers


State of the Industry Report - 2019/20

SOI report cover for website


Annual Reports

Cover page 2020


Annual General Meeting Minutes


Ecotourism Australia Constitution


A Blueprint for a Sustainable Future

Ecotourism Australia Policy 2014