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ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA’S GUIDE TO WHALE WATCHING HOT SPOTS

10 May 2019 | 0 Comments

The World Whale Conference is taking place in October this year, toward the tail end of the whale watching season, and aims to bring together researchers, conservation groups, artists and tourism operators to create a united community around whales. With this year’s theme being “Journeys That Inspire Change,now is a great time to go whale watching with an Ecotourism Australia certified operator to make sure your next journey is making a positive change with sustainable whale watching.

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FREE & FUN: OUR TOP TIPS ON GETTING YOUR FAMILY OUTDOORS THIS EASTER

16 April 2019 | 0 Comments

Easter holidays; that little break from the daily grind where we get to breathe a little, indulge in sweet treats and get some quality family time. This all sounds very relaxing until we’ve accidentally indulged a little too hard and wound up shorter changed than we’d hoped. Alas! We have the answer. There are plenty of free and exciting activities we’ve found in your neck of the woods that will keep the kids entertained over the break.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO ECO RIVER RIDES ON ACHIEVING ECOTOURISM CERTIFICATION!

2 April 2019 | 0 Comments

Established in 2018, Eco River Rides has wasted no time in seeking to cement their commitment to sustainable and responsible tourism practices. We are excited to welcome Eco River Rides to the Ecotourism Australia community and congratulate them on achieving Ecotourism Certification for their 3 hr Guided & Self-Guided Maroochy River and Wetlands Sanctuary Canoe Tour!

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CAPE TRIBULATION HORSE RIDES ACHIEVES ECOTOURISM CERTIFICATION

15 March 2019 | 0 Comments

We are excited to welcome our newest certified operator, Cape Tribulation Horse Rides, who have just achieved Ecotourism Certification for their horse rides, Polaris UTV Afternoon Tour, Polaris Electric UTV Night Adventure and Quad Bike Eco Walk.

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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.

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STRADDIE KINGFISHER TOURS ACHIEVES ADVANCED ECOTOURISM AND ROC CERTIFICATION

26 February 2019 | 0 Comments

We are excited to welcome Straddie Kingfisher Tours to the Ecotourism Australia community, following their achievement of Advanced Ecotourism and ROC Certification for their 4WD Eco Tour, Sand Boarding, Kayaking and Tag Along Tour.

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EVERYDAY ECOTOURISM HEROES EDITION 4: ZAK KELLY

5 February 2019 | 0 Comments

When your tourism business provides such great visitor experiences that it inspires your guests to write poetry*, you know you must be onto a good thing.

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EVERYDAY ECOTOURISM HEROES: RONDA GREEN

16 January 2019 | 0 Comments

When talking about everyday ecotourism heroes, it’s hard to go past someone like Dr Ronda Green. Owner/operator of Advanced Ecotourism Certified, Green Travel Leader, Araucaria Ecotours and Chair of Wildlife Tourism Australia, Ronda has been living and breathing ecotourism longer than many people have even been using the word.

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HUMANS OF THE REEF: LUCY HUTCHINSON - SPIRIT OF FREEDOM

19 November 2018 | 0 Comments

For the months of September - November, we'll be posting a series of Humans of the Reef case studies. This case study series will capture the faces and stories of the people who work on our reefs - their day-to-day, their perspectives, their favourite things. In doing this, we want to strengthen awareness about the value of, and threats to, coral reefs and their associated ecosystems and show off our certified, best practice operators who are doing their part to protect these incredible natural wonders.

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5 OF AUSTRALIA’S BEST CORAL REEFS OUTSIDE NORTH QUEENSLAND

15 November 2018 | 0 Comments

North Queensland is home to Australia’s famous Great Barrier Reef and this is, without a doubt, a dream destination for those looking to explore the elusive world beneath the water. What you may not realise is that there are other magical reefs around the country which may be even closer to your own backyard. Here are five of our favourites:

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