Attending Destination Q

As Queensland’s leading tourism industry forum, Destination Q, the one-day free event provides a platform for learning, networking and collaboration, and is where government and… Read More

PATA – Global Insights

Report by Dr Catheryn Khoo-Lattimore As with its past Global Insights conferences, PATA held the 2017 event once again at the Sky City Grand Hotel… Read More

Smart AND sustainable?

Coming back from a week in China where smart bicycles take over footpaths and people pay with their smartphone (see here for a… Read More

Developing Sustainable Tourism in Eastern Indonesia

By 2030, the United Nations World Tourism Organization estimates there will be 535 million international tourists travelling to Asia and the Pacific, a 90 percent… Read More

A national approach to tourism research

Unlocking our research potential to increase the competitiveness of Australia’s tourism industry If Australia is to stay ahead of the game… Read More

Why do tourism operators seek weather and climate information? Experiences from Fiji

Johanna Nalau, Research Fellow, Griffith Institute for Tourism and Griffith Climate Change Response Program, Griffith University Available information: shared by everyone? The Pacific Islands are… Read More

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