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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 ...
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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 ...