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A third of all 2014 Qantas Australian Tourism Award Winners are ECO certified!

14 April 2015 | 0 Comments

Ecotourism Australia certified operators took home a third of all awards at the 2014 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards, presented at a Gala dinner in Adelaide last week.

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Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival 2015

13 March 2015 | 0 Comments

The Annual Ningaloo Whaleshark Festival is just around the corner! The festival’s objective is to bring together government departments, business,industries and community members to strengthen their relationships whilst enhancing the education and celebration of the Whaleshark and its annual visit to Ningaloo.

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Charter 1 achieves Advanced Ecotourism certificaton

12 January 2015 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Charter 1 for recently achieving Advanced Ecotourism certification for their tour products:

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Global Eco Heads West in 2015

6 January 2015 | 0 Comments

The 23rd Annual Global Eco Conference will be staged on Rottnest Island, Western Australia 17 - 19 November 2015.
Announcing the Rottnest Island venue, Ecotourism Australia CEO, Rod Hillman said the sustainability initiatives on the Island and Western Australia’s leading work in marine ecotourism would make for an excellent location for Global Eco. 

The conference was last held on Rottnest Island in 2001 in the wake of September 11 and the collapse of Ansett Airlines. "Delegate numbers were down but it was was the most amazing conference. Delegates used unconventional meeting rooms (like the picture theatre with its canvas chairs); were issues with push bikes, and did a circumnavigation of the Island," said Global Eco Convenor Tony Charters. 

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2014 NSW Tourism Award Winners Announced

17 December 2014 | 0 Comments

Winners of the 2014 NSW Tourism Awards were announced recently and Ecotourism Australia would like to congratulate all winners for their outstanding efforts in each applicable category. 

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The University of Western Australia introduces Master of Ecotourism for 2015

18 September 2014 | 0 Comments

The University of Western Australia will be introducing a new course in 2015, Master of Ecotourism.

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Beach, Sand & Land Tours achieve Nature Tourism certification

28 July 2014 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Beach, Sand and Land Tours for achieving Nature Tourism certification for their Beach Fishing, 4x4 and Wildflower tours, and Surf School. 

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