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Fair Food Forager: the app making it easier to find local ethical food

3 May 2016 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia's newest Business Members, Fair Food Forager (FFF), is a new and exciting web-based app that makes it easier for you to find fairer food experiences - the FFF app will provide a location-based service to help people find delicious food that supports environmental sustainability.

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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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ECO certified tourism rewarded at 2015 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards

8 February 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards Gala Night took place last Friday, with some of Australia’s best tourism operators on display. Ecotourism Australia was thrilled to see 38 of our members represented, taking home 17 well-earned awards, and making up 22% of all award winners.

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Good Luck to our Members at the Australian Tourism Awards tonight!

4 February 2016 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia would like to wish the best of luck to all 38 of our members who have made it through as finalists in the 2015 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards! 

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WA locals show interest in getting to know their state

29 January 2016 | 0 Comments

Western Australia (WA) has noticed an increasingly positive development in domestic tourism over the last few months with recent statistics from Tourism Research Australia recording a 25% increase in WA residents taking day trips compared 2014, with a 10% increase in overnight trips. 2015 up to September saw the total visitor spend in WA reach $8.9 billion, up from $8.1 billion the previous year.

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Otway Brewing's Spotted Ale

29 January 2016 | 0 Comments


If you’re one of those people that loves a good cold beer on a hot summer’s day, then you'll love Otway Brewing’s ‘Spotted Ale’. What makes the Spotted Ale so unique, is that the water used to make the beer is sourced from the lush forests of the Otways. So Otway Brewing are certainly blessed to have the availability of pure Otway rainwater, and brew all their beers with this ‘Gift of God’. Spotted Ale also is an internationally award winning beer, so you can trust that it is of the highest quality.

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Create-A-Tour achieve Ecotourism Certification!

8 January 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Create-A-Tour for achieving Ecotourism certification for their Brisbane Urban Wildlife Tour, Bush walking Day Tour, Beaches and Hinterland Tours, and Toowoomba and Country Tour.

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Ecotourism Australia Members Rewarded at State Tourism Awards

2 December 2015 | 0 Comments

Over the past four weeks, the winners of State Tourism Awards have been announced at gala nights across the country and Ecotourism Australia (EA) has been thrilled to see our members make up 25% of winners in eligible categories. Fifty one (51) EA members, making up over 10% of EA’s total membership base, took home seventy one (71) awards this year. A remarkable result with better than one in ten members of Ecotourism Australia being acknowledged as winners at the State Tourism Awards.

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Congratulations to the Valley of the Giants - Tree Top Walk

26 November 2015 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to the Valley of the Giants - Tree Top Walk for achieving Advanced Ecotourism Certification for their Tree Top Walks!

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Congratulations to Walk into Luxury!

29 October 2015 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Walk into Luxury for achieving Advanced Ecotourism for their private walking tours and small group walking tours.

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