Seizing the Opportunity – Australia’s Interest in Selecting Responsible Accommodation

Global Eco Conference Sydney 7-10 November 2011,   the ICRT – Australia presents new paper.
The ICRT – Australia will be presenting the findings from its research into Australians green travel attitudes and indicate market opportunities for tourism businesses.

This survey, in part, benchmarks the Australian consumer response against previous international surveys. This provides the tourism sector with a wider picture of Australia’s international standing and the hurdles to be overcome if we are to achieve a more sustainable future.

Who would benefit from hearing this paper? Tourism Task Force, policy makers, state and federal tourism agencies, national parks, peak tourism bodies, regional tourism organisations, destinations managers, attractions managers and ecotourism accommodation operators.

The findings will also be of  interest to operators as it will identify the level of consider awareness and interest in Responsible Tourism in Australia, the value of accreditation and the scope for Responsible Triggers to encourage greater Responsible consumer behaviour during their leisure time.

The Global Eco Conference is being organised by Eco Tourism Australia with the support of National Parks & Wildlife Services