Tag Archives: aboriginal

This Week’s Australia Travel Hangout

Explore Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity and Parks in this online hangout, Monday, Jan 27 4pm PST in Las Vegas and Tuesday Jan 28 11am AEST in Sydney and 10am Brisbane. This is our first conversation in 2014 with friends in Australia about … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples Week, Day #3

Yeah! Change of pace today as Alastair McKensey hosted today’s hangout on Google+. We were joined by Anders Karrstedt, Ethan Gelber and Oliver Gradwell.

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Tourism and Indigenous Australia

I am a big fan of Indigenous Australia and it’s hard to believe that it’s been five years since my presentations at Sydney’s Aboriginal Tourism Australia conference. The same year we launched the Planeta Wiki which now hosts an informative … Continue reading

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Status Report and Heaps of Questions about Indigenous and Aboriginal Tourism

For the past few years I’ve had the pleasure of conducting/hosting/motivating the Indigenous Tourism and Biodiversity Website Award  and what strikes me is how different indigenous tourism experiences are around the globe. There are intimate group tours and large-scale shows. … Continue reading

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Stone Country Festival

Kudos @AndyRalphKakadu of Kakadu Culture Camp for introducing us to the Stone Country Festival via Twitter and ABC Radio. If I were 3,000 miles closer, I’d love to go to this event in person! It’s the one day a year when … Continue reading

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august 9

August 9 is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. Details: http://www.un.org/en/events/indigenousday planeta.wikispaces.com/indigenousweek

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australia

Julia Gillard has been sworn in as Australia’s first female Prime Minister after ousting Kevin Rudd in an unopposed Labor leadership battle. ABC explains that voters lost faith in Rudd after a series of bungles and backflips, including the shelving … Continue reading

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