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Ardent Leisure pleads guilty to three charges over 2016 Dreamworld tragedy

Each charge against the theme park operator carries a maximum penalty of $1.5 million.

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Ardent Leisure hit with three charges over 2016 Dreamworld tragedy

The charges come not long after the theme park operator was hit with a shareholder class action in connection with the Dreamworld tragedy.

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Ardent Leisure hit with shareholder class action over Dreamworld tragedy

by Huntley Mitchell

The theme park operator said it intends to “vigorously defend” the class action and believes the proceedings are “without merit”.

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Destinations

Destination Wrap: Lithuanian volunteers mobilise, Dreamworld closes + MORE

We’ve got a few diamonds in the rough scattered amongst this week’s Destination Wrap, so you can stay well informed and hopeful at the same time.

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Ardent Leisure could be hit with up to $3m in fines, as coroner releases damning report on Dreamworld tragedy

An inquest into the deaths of four people on a Dreamworld theme park ride in 2016 found a “systemic failure” in all safety aspects leading up to the incident.

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Ardent Leisure suffers another loss, warns of further impact from Dreamworld tragedy

by Huntley Mitchell

The company has warned investors it is unlikely that Dreamworld will break even in the second half of FY20.

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Destinations

Destination Wrap: Sydney’s night-time economy boost, new ‘Philausophy’ video, Dubai’s tourism surge + MORE!

Want to impress your clients and appear worldly to your friends? Read up on all the latest news from destinations around the world right here.

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Dreamworld’s ‘Tower of Terror’ ride to close

by Huntley Mitchell

Travel Weekly’s editor prefers to stick to the kid-friendly rides at Dreamworld, with the Vintage Car Adventure and Gingy’s Glider among his personal favourites.

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Travel Agents

Dreamworld now flogging cheap season passes

by Sophie Harrison

With these cheap season passes, thrill seekers can let their imaginations run wild at Dream World until December. Get in quick!

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Destinations

Dreamworld tragedy raises theme park safety concerns worldwide

by Kate Webster

With 100 more ride accidents this year compared to last world wide, the question is being raised, how safe are theme park rides?

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