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Wayne Farquhar bought his first Barossa Valley vineyard in the 1970s. He had a very practical reason for doing so. "I don't like drinking beer at all," Mr Farquhar said. "I grew up drinking wine and I wanted to make my own." In his time he's seen growing conditions become more unpredictable.
The Lancet Countdown report on health and climate change was published in October 2017 by The Lancet and will be updated annually through to 2030. It tracks progress on health and climate change across 40 indicators divided into five categories: climate change impacts, exposures and ...
SYDNEY, April 16 (Xinhua) -- A number of Australian universities said on Monday that they will join a global initiative which tracks the link between health and climate change. First published in October 2017, the Lancet Countdown report measures 40 indicators related to climate change including ...
Back in 2007, Kevin Rudd famously declared climate change ''the great moral challenge of our generation''. Moral or not, that challenge has been met in the intervening years with policy paralysis and blame-shifting. And like a political grim reaper, it has cut a swathe through the leadership of the major ...
SYDNEY (WASHINGTON POST) - Two years after a long-lasting undersea heat wave scalded large sections of the Great Barrier Reef, scientists have now found that because so many corals died, much of the reef has likely been altered "forever." "What we just experienced is one hell of a natural ...
"There is no planet B" says President Macron in an electrifying speech to Congress, yet for most of us climate change is of much less concern than the cost of living, taxes, schools and health services. As a slow creeping threat, "unlikely to affect me much anyway", climate change is easy to dismiss and ...
Australia's federal government is allotting half a billion dollars to help protect the Great Barrier Reef from climate change and other treats. The allocation is the largest single environmental protection package in the nation's history.
SYDNEY, May 1 (Xinhua) -- French President Emmanuel Macron arrived here Tuesday for an official two-day visit, with trade, defence and climate change expected to be on the agenda. It's the first time Macron has travelled to Australia and comes off the heels of his highly publicised visit to the United ...
Sydney, May 2 (IANS) Visiting French President Emmanuel Macron has urged the Australian government to intensify its efforts in the fight against climate change and expressed his concern for the future of the countries in the Pacific. “Numerous states in the Pacific are at direct risk of disappearing ...
Macron launches drive to boost French, 'language of liberty' Trump flicks dandruff' off Macron's suit Macron seeks US help to reinvent multilateralism On climate, Macron tells US Congress there is 'no Planet B' Suspicious behaviour near Macrons' holiday home prompts two arrests. Visiting French ...
Sydney: Visiting French President Emmanuel Macron has urged the Australian government to intensify its efforts in the fight against climate change and expressed his concern for the future of the countries in the Pacific. “Numerous states in the Pacific are at direct risk of disappearing completely in only a ...
Sydneysiders urged to join party in former PM's seat to 'shift the politics' and speak up for the environment. • Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning · Anne Davies · @annefdavies. Wed 2 May 2018 14.00 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email ...
Emmanuel Macron, the President of France has challenged Australia to do a better job when it comes to addressing the global issue of climate change. Mr Macron is the second French president to make a visit to Australia and arrived in Sydney on Tuesday evening. His first stop after getting off the plane ...
Climate change is a “current and existential national security risk” to Australia, a Senate inquiry has told parliament, one that could inflame regional ...
The Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade yesterday presented its report on the national security implications of climate change.
Exclusive: Former defence chief Admiral Chris Barrie, who led Australian forces until 2002, says a new Senate committee report on the security risks of ...
Climate change poses a "current and existential national security risk" to Australia, according to a Senate inquiry report released Thursday. The report ...
THE CHANGING climate means Australia is facing a range of important domestic and international security implications, a Senate report has found.
Neither country can be considered a model in terms of response to the increasingly important issue of the energy transition.
Much of southern Australia is experiencing severe drought after a very dry and warm autumn across the southern half of the continent. Australia is no ...
Australia is shirking its international responsibilities to fight climate change with a focus on Paris agreement targets overshadowing need for greater ...
Jakarta, June 16 (ANTARA News) - Griffith University Rector Professor, Ian O'Connor, and Indonesian President's Special Envoy on Climate Change, ...
Tourism
ADELAIDE and South Australia's historic buildings would form the basis of a new tourism push by the state, under a proposal from Lord Mayor Martin Haese and the National Trust of South Australia. Simeon Thomas-Wilson. The AdvertiserApril 10, 201810:00pm. Lord Major Martin Haese on North ...
Tourism Australia (TA) effectively won the 2018 Super Bowl, at least in advertising terms. Not bad for a country that many Americans can't even place on a map. With its movie trailer for the spoof reboot of Crocodile Dundee, Dundee: 'The Son of a Legend Returns Home', TA built up more hype than any ...
Sunset at Wae Cicu Beach in Labuan Bajo, Flores, East Nusa Tenggara, in March 2018. (JP/Wienda Parwitasari). Indonesian government officials are meeting representatives from neighboring countries Timor Leste and Australia in Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), to discuss economic ...
Tourism Australia is launching a campaign in conjunction with Expedia Group Media Solutions that focuses on U.S.travelers. “An Australian Adventure,” which has just launched on expedia.com in the U.S., aims to leverage the momentum from Tourism Australia's tongue-in-cheek Dundee Super Bowl ...
One of Australia's most prestigious and high-profile accounts, Tourism Australia, has kicked off a creative pitch process by opening an expression of interest for the provision of its brand and creative services. Posted in a tender notice to market, Tourism Australia said it is seeking a creative agency which ...
The pitch process for Tourism Australia's coveted creative account is underway, as the organisation looks to review its longstanding brand platform. According to a notice on the AusTender website, Tourism Australia is looking to partner with “a brand and creative agency partner to help evolve its brand ...
Tourism Australia (TA) is on the hunt for a new creative agency, tasked with re-evaluating its long-standing 'There's Nothing Like Australia' platform. The agency currently works with Clemenger Sydney, which won the account in 2013. A tender notice from the government body stated that the key ...
Australia set to pass tough new anti-slavery laws this year and lawmakers are pushing for orphanage tourism to be included. LONDON, April 16 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Australia is cracking down on so-called orphanage tourism to prevent trafficking of children in Southeast Asia, trying to tame ...
Australia is cracking down on so-called orphanage tourism to prevent trafficking of children in Southeast Asia, trying to tame demand from tourists wanting to do good, top politicians said Monday. Children in countries such as Cambodia are taken from their homes and put into orphanages to attract ...
Tourism Australia is on the hunt for a brand and creative agency partner to help evolve its strategic and creative direction. The national tourism body has called for expressions of interest from agencies as it looks to review its longstanding 'There's Nothing Like Australia' brand platform. “The key objective ...
If Western Australia can crack the challenge of air access, the state seems perfectly poised to capitalise on China's outbound tourism boom. A recent survey of 100,000 Chinese households found 42 per cent of respondents said travel would be their top budget priority in 2018, so there is no indication the ...
Australia is cracking down on so-called orphanage tourism to prevent trafficking of children in Southeast Asia, trying to tame demand from tourists wanting to do good, top politicians said Monday…. Read full article at the publisher's site: ...
This morning the Australian Bureau of Statistics released its inbound tourism data for the month of February. According to the release, Australia welcomed 752,700 short term visitors onto its shores during February. This was a 4.8% increase on the prior corresponding period. While the rate of growth is ...
Tourism Australia is ramping up awareness of its 'An Australian Adventure' campaign through a new partnership using Expedia's technology platform. The promotional body has been actively targeting US traveller market through activities such as the Dundee Super Bowl commercial and ad campaign.
Australia has recorded record-breaking tourist numbers over the last 12 months. A whopping 1.4 million Chinese tourists travelled to Australia, also a record 802,000 from the US and a record-breaking 311,500 Indian tourists have visited over the past year. Tourism Australia Managing Director John ...
Australian Senator Linda Reynolds has put orphanage tourism on the agenda, saying Australia needs to be part of the solution when it comes to combatting the issue. Calling the phenomenon a “perfect 21st century scam,” Reynolds suggested Australians are propping up the callous industry, with the ...
Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steve Ciobo reported (18-Apr-2018) China has overtaken New Zealand to become Australia's largest inbound visitor market for the first time. According to Australian Bureau of Statistics data, there were 1,390,000 Chinese visitors for the year ending ...
PERTH will host Australia's biggest tourism trade event in 2019 after the State Government, through Tourism Western Australia secured the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE19). ATE19 brings together Australian tourism businesses, wholesalers and retailers, from around the world, through a ...
The South African government has accused Australia of “tarnishing” the country's reputation after Canberra refused to change its Smartraveller advice about the country — the latest incident in a diplomatic spat between the two nations. In a statement issued this week by International Relations Minister ...
Parineeti has been roped in for promoting Australia tourism since last year and she has been making frequent visits to the country for discovering the undiscovered. 2/6. Parineeti Chopra trying gold mining in Australia. Image credit: Instagram ...
India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 19 Apr 2018. #Australia, #Adelaide, #AustralianTourismExchange · Facebook Google Twitter Pinterest. Adelaide, Apr 19 (IBNS): Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) is the annual travel and tourism business-to-business event, which was held at the ...
More than 100 French travel agents visited Nantes, Paris and Strasbourg for Tourism Australia training sessions during the month of March, with representatives from state tourism organisations and Singapore Airlines attending. The agents received updates on Australian destinations and tourism ...
Learning from its experience of receiving a large number of Indian cricket lovers during the 2015 World Cup here, Tourism Australia is eyeing to cash in on the ICC World T20 event to be hosted Down Under in 2020. The inflow of Indian visitors to Australia had increased significantly during the last World ...
I like the idea of investing in shares that are growing from some sort of tailwind. Even if you don't buy the share at the best price the tailwind should hopefully push the stock higher over time. The ageing population is one of the most obvious tailwinds, but there are others. Tourism is another tailwind that ...
Newly released figures have revealed Australia's tourism industry is booming, with the country boasting an impressive 8,263,000 total tourist arrivals in 2016, a 37% increase from 2012 figures. The figures, collected by leading Australia holiday specialist, Austravel, revealed that an increase in Australian ...
NEW DELHI: Actress Parineeti Chopra finds Australia a perfect holiday destination, and she finds it effortless to promote it among Indian travellers. Parineeti, the first Indian woman ambassador of the "Friend of Australia" (FOA) advocacy panel by Tourism Australia, visited the country for the third time last ...
HONOLULU (KHON2) - Hawaii tourism officials want to hire an "aloha apprentice" from Australia. His or her main purpose is to share the aloha spirit in Australia. The apprentice will be flown to Hawaii to be immersed in the culture and will then be required to take that knowledge back to Australia.
Australia's minister for trade, tourism and investment, Steven Ciobo has been in the United States to promote Australia to key business events stakeholders. The Ultimate Winery Experiences of Australia showcase event at the end of April was part of the Turnbull government's support for the business ...
If you're a fan of Air New Zealand's hilarious in flight safety videos, you're going to absolutely LOVE their new tourism campaign! Kiwi comedian Rhys Darby, better known as Murray from Flight Of The Conchords, has posted the new NZ tourism campaign on his Facebook page, showing everyone that ...
“The spike in UK arrivals reflects a growing global interest in Australia's unique landscapes, exotic wildlife and world-leading food and wine scene. We believe UK arrivals will only continue to grow as the new non-stop flight between London and Perth continues to make it easier than ever for British ...
Australia has already been a major beneficiary of the growth of the Chinese middle class with its increasing demands for quality foods and wine from the likes of A2 Milk Company Ltd. (ASX: A2M) and Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (ASX: TWE). With new found wealth, and the ability to travel overseas, we ...
New figures show that Australia's tourism industry is booming. According to data from Australian holiday specialists Austravel, 2016 saw visitor arrivals rise by 37 per cent compared with 2012, totalling 8,263,000. These numbers are especially impressive when placed next to equivalent data from the UK ...
Research from Auckland Airport's International Travel Summit shows that travellers from Australia who are visiting friends and relatives (VFR) in New Zealand are highly valuable and a market that can be stimulated outside of peak visitor season. For six years Auckland Airport has brought together travel ...
Research shows travellers from Australia visiting friends and family are valuable to New Zealand tourism. Research from Auckland Airport's International Travel Summit shows that travellers from Australia who are visiting friends and relatives (VFR) in New Zealand are highly valuable and a market that ...
Everyone is talking about experiential travel these days. But Tourism Australia is upping the ante, using experiences to drive a premium strategy aimed at attracting more affluent visitors. — Laura Powell. Share. Tweet. Share. Post. Send. The Land Down Under is going upmarket. Recognizing an ...
AN increase in funding to Tourism Australia has opened the door for “signature experiences” such as the $100 million cableway project and a dive site on the Gold Coast. The city's tourism boss Paul Donovan said the projects had received a timely boost with funding to Tourism Australia increasing $20 ...
I really like the idea of investing in shares that benefit from a long-term tailwind. My thinking is that if the business can adequately follow its strategy it ...
CAIRNS is on par with Perth and Brisbane for investment in hotel accommodation, a critical part of Tourism Australia's 2020 strategic vision.
Tuesday night's federal budget confirmed that funding has been secured for Tourism Australia, with an increase of approximately $17 million over the ...
AUSSIES are increasingly ditching their devices and exploring nature — thanks in large part, strangely enough, to social media. The Daily Telegraph ...
The temperature isn't the only thing that's hot in Australia. The country's tourism industry is heating up to reach record levels in 2018. New data ...
Australia's Federal Budget revealed the country's government will spend millions to support its tourism sector. This includes putting AUD45 million ...
The true cost of our desire to travel, from flights to souvenirs, has been determined through a comprehensive study that reveals global tourism is a ...
This morning the Australian Bureau of Statistics released its inbound tourism data for the month of March. According to the release, Australia ...
Understanding the needs and wants of Chinese visitors and, most importantly, using this knowledge to create better quality tourism experiences, are ...
Australian operators who register for World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) will automatically be added to Tourism Australia's ...
South Australia hopes to attract 10,000 more international tourists to the state's wine regions by 2020, thanks to a $2m ($1.52m USD) marketing ...
A female Traditional Owner will be at the helm of one of Australia's oldest Aboriginal tourism businesses following the appointment of Djabugay ...
There are few genuine tailwinds that investors can invest in that are likely to deliver good long-term earnings. Aside from the ageing population, I think ...
Luxury and experiential travel trade exhibition, Luxperience has announced a Diamond Partnership with Tourism Australia at this year's event taking ...
NEW DELHI: In a bid to woo Indian travellers, Tourism Australia said it has brought together eight airlines to offer discounted fares to Australia as part ...
NEW DELHI: In a bid to woo Indian travelers, Tourism Australia said it has brought together eight airlines to offer discounted fares to Australia as part ...
Australian beach town Agnes Water has become the first town in Australia to accept cryptocurrency in order to attract international enthusiastic ...
Stronger commercial accountability, data and technology savviness, and the ability to better influence the company culture are significant changes ...
Parliament: State-run homes not open for foster children slectionTtasting Australia: Bumper crowd in Adelaide for 2018 food festival. THE Government ...
THE Government won't reveal the cost of hosting the annual food and wine showcase Tasting Australia, claiming it's commercial in confidence.
The Federal Government promised $10 million to create a unified, national brand that can be used on everything from agricultural products to tourism ...
That the Gold Coast superyacht industry, including charters by his Bray Management — with giant global partner Northrop & Johnson — are a ...
For all the importance of data, research, planning, channel strategy and the numerous other factors that make up an advertising campaign, the ...
WELLINGTON (AFP) - New Zealand announced plans on Friday (June 15) to introduce a tourist tax and increase other fees for international visitors to ...
IRCTC Tourism offers nine-night and ten-day trip from Mumbai to Australia and back, starting October 21. The package starts from Rs. 1,83,199 for the ...
Cope will oversee the board's UK operations, Australia's fourth largest inbound market. She joins from Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia and has ...
Tourism Australia has confirmed the appointment of Sally Cope as its new regional general manager for the UK. She will oversee Australia's fourth ...
Sally Cope has been named as new UK regional general manager for Tourism Australia. She joins from Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia, where ...