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Bob Brown calls for private land to be used for sustainable tourism

by Christian Fleetwood

Environmentalist and former Greens leader Bob Brown delivered a passionate keynote at Travel DAZE yesterday, which you can relive right here.

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Tourism

Tasmanian government blunder gives free national park access to all Australian seniors

After hearing this announcement, Travel Weekly’s editor bought his nanna a pair of hiking boots, but was disappointed to learn they don’t fit over her bunions.

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Destinations

Thailand starts annual closure of national parks attractions

We asked our boss if we could have a few weeks off for rejuvenation like these attractions in Thailand, but he said no.

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Destinations

Kenya cuts national park fees

by DPA

Entrance charges have been slashed in a move to help stimulate growth in the tourism industry.

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Destinations

Think Grand Canyon, think Flagstaff

by Anne Majumdar

You may not have heard of Flagstaff but does the Grand Canyon ring a bell?

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Destinations

Trek fee sparks Greens outrage

by AAP

A $500 per person fee to walk the Tasman Peninsula Three Capes track represents the commercialisation of national parks, the Tasmanian Greens say.

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Tourism

A breath of fresh air for holidaying Australians

by Claudia Comacchio

Nearly one in five Aussies who took a holiday in the past year ditched the city for nature.

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News

Yosemite celebrates 150th anniversary

California's Yosemite National Park has marked 150 years since President Abraham Lincoln signed an act protecting it for generations of […]

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