Category: Attractions

Dark tourism on a catastrophic scale

A new miniseries about the nuclear disaster in #Chernobyl #ukraine has attracted a huge spike in dark tourism to

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Escarpment Group busted taking half staff wages

Luxury hoteliers The Escarpment Group have been caught taking half of their migrant workers' pay in a Sun-Herald investigation.

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Kangaroo tourism – dangerous and unregulated

PHOTO: Experts say the kangaroos have lost their fear of people and have grown hungrier for the food being

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Top End indigenous producing high-end furniture

Milingimbi Island craftsmen Sean Mandaway and Josiah Baker at the Manapan factory. Photo: TOVO Cutting-edge furniture design meets Aboriginal creativity on

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Priscilla: Cash and acceptance for Broken Hill

Shalita Buffet at Broken Hill railway station. She performs once a week in The Main Drag.  Photo: Russell Millard Priscilla,

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Silo art a tourism boon for outback towns

Picture: Brim silos featuring artwork by Brisbane artist Guido van Helten (Photo by Guido van Helten) TTN note: Scroll down for

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Hold your own Wikipedia publishing sessions

Picture: Caddie Brain (standing) at a Wiki Club night at the NT Library. (ABC News: Stephanie Zillman) TTN: An employee

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Budget 2017: What the tourism industry gets

The Turnbull government has delivered a very crowd-pleasing budget - but as usual, tourism is not directly addressed. Tourism News

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Penalty rate cuts for Arts+Rec, not F&B

Tourism groups have largely welcomed the Productivity Commission's 23rd Feb 2017 cut to Sunday penalty rates, but restaurant and cafe operators have been left at square one - there is no cut to penalty rates in restaurants and cafes, or in clubs. More details - and an explainer - here.

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Dreamworld owners avoid tax and culpability

Editorial by Veronica Hope, TTN 27th October 2016 The Dreamworld tragedy in which four people were killed could have been

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