Binna Burra – Memories and Hopes

Story and photos by Ronda J Green, PhD (chair Wildlife Tourism Australia) Binna Burra Lodge, at the edge of Lamington National Park, was burned to the ground in a recent fire, but all are determined it will rise from the ashes. Binna Burra convinced me as a young...

Wildlife Tourism Childcare Resource – Babysits

Guest post by Daniel Lawson Wildlife tourism and ecotourism are wonderful ways to experience the beauty of nature while supporting the conservation of important wildlife and habitats. However, because these habitats are often more rugged and can include quite some...

Sonya McGuire and wildlife films

Wildlife Tourism/Member Profile: Sonya McGuire Sonya joined WTA last year, and is helping to spread the word about wildlife conservation and about women working in this field. As part of celebrating 25 years of the College mentioned below, Sonya McGuire is combining...

Ghana for Nature-lovers

Article by former WTA member Wisdom Jonny-Nuekpe. Wisdom will later be developing a multi-day nature tour through Ghana, so please let him know if you’d be interested in visiting this lesser-known part of Africa The enchanting Wli waterfalls (tallest in West...

Pelican Banding Project Victoria

Tourism aiding citizen science Skipper Peter of Lakes Explorer (a Wildlife Tourism Australia member)   has been providing boat transport to the remote island rookery for scientist (Deb Sullivan), professional photographers and others; and secondary, encouraging...

Program Workshop Wildlife Tourism in Scenic Rim

Provisional Program only (please check for updates) Return to main workshop page 9.00am Delegates arrive 9.30am. Welcome, overview Dr Andrew Tribe, Spicers Hidden Vale, Uni Qld 9.40am Geotourism features of the Scenic Rim Georegion.Angus M Robinson, Australian...

Birdwatching in the South Caucasus

Kazbegi [one of our non-Australian entries] By guest author Arpi Kazaryan Bird Watching in the South Caucasus Due to the diversity of the landscapes and climatic zones, the South Caucasus region is extremely rich in flora and fauna. It is a great destination for wild...