Road & Rail
Apollo Tourism & Leisure’s Aussie RV rentals burnt by bushfires
February 27, 2020
On a more positive note, the ASX-listed company posted record revenue for the first half of FY20.
SATC reveals stunning ad showcasing Kangaroo Island post-bushfires
February 26, 2020
The South Australian Tourism Commission has unveiled a new post-bushfire campaign that is mercifully post-Old Mate, too.
Agent Wrap: Registrations open for RWC 2023, Counselling for agents impacted by bushfires + MORE!
January 24, 2020
This week’s Agent Wrap is full of everything you need on a Friday: news of agents on voyages around the world, plenty of pictures and, most importantly, a short word count.
BUSHFIRES: CATO urges Aussies to help encourage tourism, Scenic drops big donation and more accommodation providers step up
January 15, 2020
We’ve been covering so much bushfire news lately that we’re considering creating a dedicated Bushfire Wrap. We’re praying it won’t come to that, though.
BUSHFIRES: US lowers travel warning, koalas appear in NYC and Jacinda Ardern boosts tourism
January 14, 2020
Companies and individuals continue to rally behind Australia in our time of need. Here’s our latest update on what’s being done.
BUSHFIRES: Tourism Australia update, CLIA statement + more travel companies step up
January 13, 2020
Wholesalers, tour operators and cruise companies have rallied around the communities affected by bushfires across Australia, with some of the industry’s biggest players urging customers to donate.
“Exercise increased caution”: US updates travel advisory for Australia due to bushfires
January 10, 2020
Australia has suffered yet another tourism blow amidst the ongoing bushfire crisis, with the US putting the land Down Under on the same travel advisory level as Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea.
BUSHFIRES UPDATE: Non-essential travel to Kangaroo Island banned, resort rolls out snow guns
January 10, 2020
Travellers are being asked to steer clear of Kangaroo Island ahead of worsening fire conditions, while Victorian resort owners have come up with a creative way to protect their properties.
Bushfires: PM urges Aussies not to ask for refunds from affected operators, as TA sets up recourse page
January 9, 2020
The PM has asked travellers to support the tourism industry in its time of need as fires continue to rage throughout the country.
Bushfires update: Another resort destroyed, celebrities urge tourism push and industry support continues
January 7, 2020
As the country braces itself for worsening fire conditions over the weekend, the industry continues to offer its support and provide information for tourists.