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10 UNEXPECTED INDIGENOUS EXPERIENCES TO ADD TO YOUR BUCKET LIST

3 June 2020 | 0 Comments

In Australia, we’re lucky to have the world’s oldest living culture in our very own backyard. This culture is as rich in its diversity as it is deep in its spirituality, full of colourful characters, engrossing stories and life lessons passed down from generations. For many travellers in Australia, things like seeing Indigenous dance or music performances, visiting rock art sites or going on bush tucker tours are common experiences. But if you think they are the only ways you can get an insight into Indigenous culture, think again!

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THE JOY OF RUNNING A BUSINESS SUSTAINABLY

11 November 2019 | 0 Comments

When you speak to Toni Brennan, CEO of multi-award-winning tour company Fun Over Fifty, a few things strike you about her simultaneously: her dedication to excellence, her undeniable commitment to sustainable tourism and her humour.

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WE'RE UPDATING OUR ECO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

31 January 2019 | 0 Comments

Over the last 12 months, EA has been conducting a comprehensive review of the ECO Certification program to simplify the application process and ensure our criteria accurately reflects current global best practice standards for sustainable, minimal impact tourism. Routine reviews of the criteria are vital for maintaining the integrity of our programs.

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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?

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5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BE CHOOSING ECO CERTIFIED ACCOMMODATION

3 August 2018 | 0 Comments

If you’re not thinking about the environmental footprint of your holiday accommodation, you’re in the minority.

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Ecotourism Australia Annual General Meeting 2017

18 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Ecotourism Australia (EA) was held on 18th October 2017 at our Brisbane office and broadcast to members across the country via Redback Conferencing.

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Media release: Ecotourism Australia and the South Australian Tourism Industry Council partner to grow sustainable tourism in South Australia

8 August 2016 | 0 Comments

The South Australian Tourism Industry Council (SATIC) and Ecotourism Australia (EA) have signed a new partnership agreement to drive the growth of sustainable tourism in South Australia.

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Brisbane Whale Watching achieve Ecotourism certification

3 May 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Brisbane Whale Watching for achieving Ecotourism certification for their whale watching cruises!

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Tangalooma Island Resort achieves ECO certification for their Whale Watching Cruise!

29 April 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Tangalooma Island Resort for achieving Ecotourism certification for their whale watching cruises

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First South African ECO certification announced

1 February 2016 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia is extremely pleased to announce that CapeNature’s KOEGELBERG, GOUKAMMA and ROBBERG Nature Reserves, have been awarded our first international ECO certification. This certification has come about through our partnership arrangement with Eco-Tourism Africa, where Ecotourism Australia’s ECO certification program will be marketed within the SADC countries of Africa.

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