Congratulations to Barefoot Downunder for gaining Ecotourism certification for their Blue Mountains Tour and Figure 8 Pools and Coastal Adventure Tour.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ORPHEUS ISLAND LODGE FOR ACHIEVING ADVANCED ECOTOURISM AND CLIMATE ACTION BUSINESS CERTIFICATION!
Located on a secluded, private island in the Great Barrier Reef, Orpheus Island Lodge is a five-star resort with a variety of experiences available in tropical island luxury. Accessible solely by helicopter and accommodating only 28 guests, it is a perfect location for visitors to enjoy the natural beauty of the island – and the surrounding Great Barrier Reef Marine Park - from a peaceful, remote hide-away.
Congratulations to Branch Out for achieving Ecotourism Certification across their services: Branch Out Adventure Holidays, The Explorer Program and their Leadership Program.
Over the Christmas period, we buy and consume more than at any other time of the year. While the holiday season is a time for celebration and relaxation, it also leads to a big increase in the amount of waste we produce. According to the Australian Retailers Association, Australians are expected to spend more than $50 billion this Christmas. But Christmas doesn’t have to be a burden to the environment!
In October, Queensland’s Scenic Rim hosted the region’s first Bioblitz, engaging scientists, naturalists, and volunteers to conduct a 48-hour intensive field study in an attempt to record all the living species within the area. This week, the first scientific survey results were revealed.
When giving has always been an ingrained family value, it’s only natural that it’s incorporated into the way you do business – especially if your business has been family owned for over 7 decades.
When delegates of Global Eco Conference 2017 walked through Adelaide Zoo and heard – as if orchestrated – a zoo keeper asking a group of children "Does anyone know what I mean when I say reduce, reuse, recycle?” it was obvious the conference organisers had got the venue right.
Congratulations to Whitsunday Bliss for achieving Ecotourism Certification. We’re thrilled to have you on board!
[CORRECTION: This article originally stated that Professor Ross Dowling OAM received his Honorary Life Membership in 2015. This has been changed to the correct year of 2013.]
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