Interview with Susanne Becken, Professor of Tourism at Griffith University in Australia, on how her view on sustainability and tourism has changed over the years, how climate change will affect tourism and the connection between tourism and oil.
Today, meet Salli Felton, CEO of the Travel Foundation, an independent charity that brings together public, private and third sector tourism stakeholders to develop practical solutions that maximise the benefits and minimise the negative impacts tourism has on destinations.
In this interview, Echidna Walkabout Wildlife Tours co-founder and marketing director Janine Duffy tells us how the Melbourne-based ecotourism company’s recent responsible tourism award has changed her life and business, lessons she has learned and why social businesses are the way of the future.
Meet Ross Lardner, hostel manager of Sydney Harbour YHA in Australia and the driving force behind the award-winning property’s mainy sustainability features. Here’s what Ross had to say about Sydney, sustainability and eco-friendly hostelling.