Viewing entries posted in December 2016
Kosciuszko National Park: Australia’s first Ecotourism Certified Destination
One of NSW’s most popular tourism destinations, Kosciuszko National Park (KNP) has achieved Australia’s first Ecotourism Destination Certification, through Ecotourism Australia’s (EA) new Ecotourism Destination Certification program that recognises best practice in sustainable tourism in protected areas.
6 Year Carbon Neutral Anniversary for Intrepid Travel!
Congratulations Intrepid Travel on your 6th year anniversary for becoming one of the biggest carbon neutral travel companies in the world.
Premium 3/4 Day Whale Watch Tour by Freedom Whale Watch and Charters has just been certified
Please join us in welcoming our newest member: Freedom Whale Watch and Charters who have just received Ecotourism Certification for their 'Premium 3/4 Day Whale Watch Tour'. Congratulations!
Infinity Announces Partnership with Ecotourism Australia for Eco-Guide Certification in Greater Chin
Infinity (Int'l) Travel Holdings Limited (Infinity), a leading Hong Kong-based wholesale travel company and ecotourism travel operator in the Greater China region, today announced that it has entered into a collaboration agreement with Ecotourism Australia (EA) as an exclusive partner to execute EA's EcoGuide Certification in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.
Welcome to Ecotourism Australia! Cooee Traveller joins the family as our newest business member.
Please join us in welcoming our newest business member Cooee Traveller. This company is Australia’s newest Indigenous Tourism Development and Management company, recently launched at the 2016 Global Eco Asia Pacific Tourism Conference in Hobart.
Calypso Star Charter goes carbon neutral!
After a lot of hard work, dedication and with the help of Canopy, Calypso Star Charter has managed to offset 100% of their carbon emissions relating to vessel propulsion, shore power, office, company travel, passenger transfers (hotel to vessel) and bait storage.
African Safari experience comes to regional NSW
Taronga Western Plains Zoo has always been a favorite stop for domestic and international tourists visiting New South Wales and they were recently recognised as the state’s top tourist attraction at the New South Wales Tourism Awards, making them a major draw card for visitors to the region. In addition, the recently opened African Savannah exhibit, allowing nature-lovers to experience an African safari-style experience without leaving New South Wales, is the talk of the town!
We’re off to South Australia!
One of the most exciting announcements made at the recent Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference 2016 held in Hobart, was announcing South Australia as the host state for the 2017 Global Eco conference.
Tony Charters receives key industry awards at Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference 2016
Ecotourism Australia is very proud to announce and congratulate our longest-serving Board Member, Mr Tony Charters AM, on his recent industry awards.