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KISS teams up with Airbnb to perform very odd concert for Aussie sharks… but none bother to show up

Do you only read Travel Weekly for the weird and wacky stories? Well, this yarn is sure to have you scratching your head in disbelief.

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Government launches new sustainability certification, praises Intrepid as trailblazers in carbon offsetting

Meanwhile, Travel Weekly’s editor is seeking recognition for his efforts in sustainability after buying a third KeepCup, having lost the first two.

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WARNING: The Travel Awards ticket price rises tomorrow! Secure your spot now and save!

Would you prefer to pay more than most to attend the travel industry’s night of nights? Well, feel free to ignore this timely reminder then.

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Flavour of the Week: Destination Canada CEO exits, Hilton’s Australasian-first hire + MORE

The revolving doors at various travel companies have been given a workout lately. Find out who all the latest movers and shakers are here.

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Passport typo ruins Sydney woman’s first holiday in 20 years

Let this story serve as a reminder to tell your clients to check and double-check the details on their travel documents.

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Instagrammer slammed for “disrespectful”, “tasteless” Auschwitz shot

by Christian Fleetwood

The blogger has since apologised and taken down the image, which was marked as “tasteless”, “offensive” and “insensitive”, after drawing intense scrutiny on social media.

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REMINDER: The Travel Awards ticket price is set to rise! Get in now!

Tickets for The Travel Awards 2019 are selling like hotcakes, and with just one month to go until the glitzy, glamorous affair, there’s no better time to secure your spot than right now!

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Airbnb to vet 7 million listings in overhaul of verification system

by Christian Fleetwood

Airbnb has announced a slew of changes to its verification system, but Australia’s tourism sector has said the changes do not go far enough.

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John O’Sullivan’s Experience Co. posts dour quarterly results, notes “urgent necessity” of strategic review

by Huntley Mitchell

Experience Co. is hoping to turn around its current fortunes very quickly, after it revealed declining figures for the first quarter of the 2020 financial year.

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Flavour of the Week: Jo Boundy’s Qantas promo, Thai Airways’ chairman to resign + MORE!

There’s been a slew of promotions and announcements across the industry lately. Here’s a dose of the standouts, Flavour-of-the-Week-style.

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Tickets selling fast for The Travel Awards! Have you got yours?

Do you like getting dressed up to the nines and celebrating the industry’s high achievers via a three-course dinner and plenty of grog? This event’s made for you!

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QLD tourism industry calls on government to crack down on shark control following attack

by Christian Fleetwood

Three of Queensland’s peak tourism bodies have called for government action to control sharks, after two foreigners were hospitalised following an attack.

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