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INTERNSHIPS WITH ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA
Ecotourism Australia regularly offers internships and volunteer placements to interested candidates and students studying in the fields of tourism management, marketing, eco and sustainable tourism, and environmental science. Our internships and volunteer placements are unpaid, located in Brisbane QLD, and typically require a minimum of three days per week for a minimum duration of three months. Applications for periods of less that 12 weeks will not be considered. To apply for an internship or volunteer placement, please send a cover letter and CV, along with preferred dates for your placement, to Nadine Schramm at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Executive Director - Executive Director, Parks, Wildlife & Heritage
The Northern Territory’s Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture is seeking an exceptional executive to join the leadership team and play a key role in increasing visitation, protecting, conserving and managing the Territory’s parks and reserves.
The Executive Director will lead a geographically dispersed team of over 300, with responsibility for 85 parks and reserves, covering over 46,000 square kilometres, 33 of which are jointly managed with Traditional Owners. The role requires strong strategic leadership and cross cultural skills together with contemporary parks, wildlife and heritage management experience.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the role will focus on:
- Leading and inspiring the parks, wildlife and heritage teams
- Protecting and providing improved access to parks, reserves and heritage assets
- Growing partnerships and brokering commercial opportunities on parks to improve the visitor experience
- Facilitating and managing investment in park infrastructure
- Participating as part of the Department’s senior leadership team
- Providing sound strategic advice to the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture regarding parks and heritage matters
- Playing a key role in the Northern Territory Public Service
This Darwin-based role offers a unique opportunity to experience the landscape, culture and complexity of the Territory and make a significant contribution to its economic growth whilst protecting the parks, reserves and heritage sites for future generations.
For more information please contact Claire Crawford Tel: (02) 9233 1200. Please send an application quoting Ref No. 68791 to Watermark Search International. Email: email@example.com
Closing date: 30th August 2019
Barrington Outdoor Adventure Centre (BOAC), Gloucester, NSW
Operating in the pristine Barrington Tops region of NSW, this multifaceted adventure tourism business is 100% locally owned and has been guiding visitors and school groups in the region for over 30 years. Nobody knows this wilderness region better than the team at Barrington Outdoor Adventure Centre (BOAC) who bring a wealth of experience and unbeatable local knowledge of this beautiful and unique region. BOAC offers school groups, seasoned and weekend adventurers alike exceptional wilderness adventures through their canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking, abseiling tours and educational programs. Plus it also has an online and retail shop with a national customer base.
Ecotourism Internship - Govinda Valley Retreat Centre, NSW
We are looking for recent Eco Tourism Graduate or someone passionate about helping to establish an Eco Tourism Accredited property at our Yoga Retreat, South of Sydney.
We provide onsite accommodation, food, activities such as Yoga, Meditation, Sacred Circles, Vedic Astrology, Ayurveda and Philosophy Workshops, Tours as well as training in Permaculture, Bush Tucker Trails, Conservation and Community Gardens.
Your role will be to assist the Projects & Events Coordinator and other passionate staff who are trained in Eco Tourism, Permaculture, Conservation, Land Management, Yoga and Ayurveda to work towards an Advanced Eco Accreditation.
Your tasks will be to provide hands-on assistance with all facets of the Eco Tourism project, including business systems and development, marketing, gardening, composting, worm farming, recycling and a carbon reduction project.
A high standard of professionalism and ethical behaviour and a commitment to the organisation's values will be required.
For more information and to express your interest in this Volunteer Eco Tourism Internship position, pleases email firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 0412 614 684
Cape Cassini Wilderness Retreat, Kangaroo Island, South Australia
An Advanced Ecotourism certified business, the retreat is built on a withdrawn hectare of land from the Heritage Agreement property known as Section 130 on the North Coast of Kangaroo Island, South Australia. The property also has a significant Carbon Credit potential and fossil search possibilities on the foreshore.
Section 130 is 176 Ha of diverse coastal land fronting on to 2.25 km of foreshore and spectacular cliff views and is roughly 40 km or 40 minutes drive from the main town on the island, Kingscote and the airport.
More details of this property can be seen on the following link and video: www.realestate.com.au/property-house-sa-cassini-128275610