Tourism

Sun 15 Dec 2019

The $4 million island that toyed with death

The $4 million island that toyed with death

Sitting within the Bay of Plenty, a scenic 90km boat ride from the township of Whakatane, White Island was a tourism goldmine. Until disaster struck.

Tue 10 Dec 2019

‘No signs of life’: Fears for Aussies in NZ volcano tragedy

premium_icon ‘No signs of life’: Fears for Aussies in NZ volcano tragedy

Scott Morrison has warned the nation of “difficult days ahead” after confirming 11 Australians remained “unaccounted for” and three are dead following the NZ...

Fri 6 Dec 2019

‘Real danger’ as Bali runs out of water

‘Real danger’ as Bali runs out of water

Tourists have been blamed for a growing crisis in Bali that’s threatening food, culture and way of life on the drought-stricken island.

Tue 3 Dec 2019

Fury at ‘racist’ cruise company’s NZ stunt

Fury at ‘racist’ cruise company’s NZ stunt

People in New Zealand have slammed Princess Cruises over a “silly, frustrating and insulting” greeting for passengers at a North Island port.

Greenies want to keep us off tourist track

premium_icon Greenies want to keep us off tourist track

With tourism numbers down by as much as 40 per cent in some parts of Queensland, there is one market experts say is not being properly utilised.

Mon 2 Dec 2019

Monster sharks hooked near tourism hotspot

premium_icon Monster sharks hooked near tourism hotspot

Months after the State Government abandoned its catch-and-kill program, we reveal just how many sharks are being hooked near the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

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