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The Hour of Power

23 March 2018 | 0 Comments

This Saturday night at 8.30pm, cities all around the world will turn their lights off for one hour and turn their attention to planet Earth.  Beginning in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour has rapidly become a global movement where hundreds of millions of people across the globe come together to demand greater action on climate change.  Since its introduction 11 years ago, the event had grown to unite over 7,000 cities and towns across 187 countries and territories making Earth Hour, a staple of environmental awareness for the future of our planet. 

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E.A.S.T.E.R [Easy, Affordable, Sustainability Tips – Easter Related]

21 March 2018 | 0 Comments

Easter: the wonderful time of year when all diets go out the window and the temptation to eat twice your body weight in chocolate is almost unavoidable.

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MEDIA RELEASE: ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA MEMBERS WIN 1 IN 4 AUSTRALIAN TOURISM AWARDS

27 February 2018 | 0 Comments

If Ecotourism Australia were a state, it would have come second in Friday night’s 2017 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards tally in Perth, proving that ecotourism is more than just a niche industry in Australia.

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MEDIA RELEASE: QLD TOURISM MINISTER ANNOUNCES TOWNSVILLE WILL HOST GLOBAL ECO CONFERENCE 2018

22 February 2018 | 0 Comments

 

Media Release

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games
The Honourable Kate Jones

 

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25th GLOBAL ECO CONFERENCE WRAPS UP IN ADELAIDE

5 December 2017 | 0 Comments

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.

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National Recycling Week 2017

14 November 2017 | 0 Comments

The 13-19th of November 2017 is National Recycling Week! This is an annual event that gives individuals, councils and businesses the opportunity to learn more and become better recyclers. We have taken this opportunity to highlight the importance of recycling in the tourism industry.

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National Water Week 2017

13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

With summer just around the corner, we bet you can’t wait to jump in the pool or have a cold drink to cool down. Although there are many things you can do to survive the scorching heat, there’s one thing none of us could be without – WATER.

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World Animal Day 2017!

3 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The 4th of October 2017 is World Animal Day and we would like to acknowledge and celebrate a few of our certificated operators who contribute and support this year’s mission- ‘To raise the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe’.

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Happy World Tourism Day 2017!

26 September 2017 | 0 Comments

“You can be the change you want to see in the world. You can be an ambassador for a better
future. This World Tourism Day, whenever you travel, wherever you travel, remember to: 
Respect Nature, Respect Culture, Respect Your Host.” – Taleb Rifai, UNWTO Secretary-General

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National NAIDOC Week

4 July 2017 | 0 Comments

2-9 July 2017 marks National NAIDOC Week, celebrating the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Events and activities are taking place all across Australia in celebration and reflection, embracing the theme “Our Languages Matter”, and we would like to highlight the great work done by our Respecting Our Culture certified operators.

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