AUGUST ADVENTURES: HIGH ROPES AND ZIPLINES

Are you looking to overcome a fear of heights, seeking a high-flying adventure experience, or maybe just a fun day out for the family this winter? This week we are looking at high ropes and ziplining courses throughout Australia that…

How to recycle abroad on holiday

A new campaign aimed at encouraging holidaymakers staying in self-catering accommodation in Spain to recycle their household waste on holiday has been launched by HolidayFootprint.com.

AUGUST ADVENTURES: MOUNTAIN BIKING

With the cool winter weather around the country, now is a great time to get out for some adventurous activities to warm you up. This week we are looking into certified mountain biking tour operators around the country who will…

OUTBACK AUSSIE TOURS ACHIEVES CERTIFICATION

It all started with a 21-year-old, a dream, a camp oven, a billy and a troopy called Tilly. Alan Smith started operating in 1988 and Outback Aussies Tours (OAT) has come a long way since. Now a multi award-winning operator…

KIIKSTART JOINS ECOTOURISM AUSTRALIA BUSINESS COMMUNITY

Please join us in welcoming Kiikstart, our newest Business Member. On a mission to develop businesses that are commercially viable, innovative and globally aware, Kiikstart is a boutique learning and business development service that focusses on working with the pacesetters,…

Sargassum clean-up costs Caribbean US$120 million

Since 2011, thick mats of seaweed have increased in density to generate an 8,850-kilometer-long belt (weighing 20 million metric tons) known as the Great Atlantic Sargassum Belt that extends from West Africa to the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico.…

PORTLAND ROADS – SAILING THE WHITSUNDAYS ACHIEVES CERTIFICATION

The health of the environment and Indigenous recognition and reconciliation are key priorities for the team at Portland Roads – Sailing the Whitsundays. Leading by example, this team is a group of enthusiastic and motivated eco innovators. They are office…