Top
Menu

Viewing entries tagged with 'Australia'

FIVE ISLANDS WITH ECO TOURISM EXPERIENCES YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT

15 March 2019 | 0 Comments

In case you hadn’t realised, the seasons have changed and we’re now officially in autumn in Australia. Whilst in some parts of the country the summer weather is slow to disappear and it may not be too late to get your beach fix, in other parts the cooler days will have you already dreaming of your next summer’s beach escapes. To help you with the dreaming, we thought we’d give you our top five Australian islands you may not have heard about. On each one, you’ll have the chance to enjoy an ECO certified experience (or more), meaning that you can soak up the sun, discover something new and know that your visit is not going to cost the earth… or stop you from returning to your new favourite island in years to come.

Read the full post

MANAGING AUSTRALIAN DESTINATIONS JOINS EA BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP

11 March 2019 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia is pleased to announce that Managing Australian Destinations has joined its membership as a new Business Member.

Read the full post

MEDIA RELEASE: ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA MEMBERS TAKE HOME OVER A QUARTER OF ALL NATIONAL TOURISM AWARDS

6 March 2019 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia certified operators have once again cleaned up at this year’s 2018 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards, taking home over a quarter of all awards including six gold, nine silver and six bronze.

Read the full post

MEDIA RELEASE: ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH THE WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS

27 February 2019 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia has signed an historic partnership agreement with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) this month, cementing its position as a global leader in the field of sustainable and nature-based tourism and setting the stage for increased collaboration between the two organisations.

Read the full post

TOP TIPS ON MAKING THE MOST OF ATE 2019

27 February 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s hard to believe that it’s that time of year again: the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE), Australia’s largest annual travel and tourism business-to-business event, is just around the corner.

Read the full post

EVERYDAY ECOTOURISM HEROES EDITION 3: JESS LEASK

30 January 2019 | 0 Comments

“Jess' enthusiasm is infectious. She makes you want to do more. Just being around her, I've realised that while I do try and do my part, there is so much more that I could be doing to contribute.”

Read the full post

RIGHT FOOT FORWARD WA ACHIEVES NATURE TOURISM CERTIFICATION

28 January 2019 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Right Foot Forward WA for achieving Nature Tourism Certification for their adventure learning programs for youth and specialist adult adventure programs!

Read the full post

PART TWO OF OUR NT ADVENTURE

24 January 2019 | 0 Comments

This is the second part of two-part Northern Territory road trip article – check out where we’ve been so far here!

Read the full post

ECO CERTIFICATION EXPLAINED

21 December 2018 | 0 Comments

If you’ve travelled anywhere in Australia, it’s likely you’ve come across the ECO Certified tourism logo. Close to 500 tourism businesses – tour companies, accommodations and attractions – proudly display this logo on their windows, their vessels and their uniforms. But do you know what it signifies? Have you perhaps even thought that it’s probably just a marketing ploy; something aimed to attract “eco conscious” travellers?

Read the full post

MAKING IT EASY TO CHOOSE THE BEST SUNSCREEN – FOR YOUR HEALTH, AND THE PLANET’S

4 December 2018 | 0 Comments

Tanned skin, at least in Western cultures, has long been considered a sign of beauty and wealth. On the other hand, Australia has one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world, with two out of three Australians diagnosed with skin cancer at some point throughout their life. Many people use sunscreen in their everyday life, and it has been proven that long-term use of sun protection will help to prevent skin cancer.

Read the full post