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The growth of the Aboriginal Arts Industry in Australia over the last few decades has seen an increase in the number of indigenous communities producing woodcarvings. The timber used for carving is derived from locally available tree species. Whilst the practice relies on the continued supply of...

Author(s)
Koenig, J.; Altman, J. C.; Griffiths, A. D.; Kohen, A.
Publisher
AB Academic Publishers, Bicester, UK
Citation
Forests, Trees and Livelihoods, 2007, 17, 1, pp 43-60
Abstract

This paper examines how Indigenous cultures and their connections to country are presented to the public in protected areas through a textual analysis of interpretive signage. In protected areas, different representational tropes are used to interpret colonial/settler, natural heritage and...

Author(s)
Clarke, A.; Waterton, E.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Landscape Research, 2015, 40, 8, pp 971-992
Abstract

In June 2003, the state and territory health departments in Australia were notified about an outbreak of hepatitis A in people who had attended a 5-day youth camp. Approximately 350 people attended the event in Northern Territory, Australia, between 24 and 28 April 2003. The public health...

Author(s)
Munnoch, S. A.; Ashbolt, R. H.; Coleman, D. J.; Walton, N.; Beers-Deeble, M. Y.; Taylor, R.
Publisher
Surveillance and Epidemiology Section, Communicable Diseases and Health Protection Branch, Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, Australia
Citation
Communicable Diseases Intelligence, 2004, 28, 4, pp 521-527
Abstract

A new focus of scrub typhus (caused by Rickettsia tsutsugamushi) is described in a remote rain forest region (Litchfield National Park) of the Northern Territory of Australia. 5 serologically confirmed cases, 2 near fatal with multisystem involvement, have occurred since the area became accessible...

Author(s)
Currie, B.; O'Connor, L.; Dwyer, B.
Citation
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1993, 49, 4, pp 425-429
Abstract

The repertory grid technique was used in this paper to investigate the decision-making process of travellers. Results showed that both destination physical attributes and the travellers' feelings towards the destination play a significant role in the choice of holiday destinations. Notably, a...

Author(s)
Keshavarzian, P.; Wu ChengLung
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2017, 19, 5, pp 546-556
Abstract

Recent land use planning in the Alligator Rivers Region in Northern Australia attempts to provide for nature conservation, national park and resource utilization in area of considerable ecological complexity and great Aboriginal interest. The mineral resource, uranium, has created special problems. ...

Author(s)
Ovington, J. D.; Boden, R. W.
Citation
Landscape Planning, 1979, 6, 3/4, pp 299-312
Abstract

Current research suggests that Aboriginal-controlled organizations should play a larger role in developing and implementing sports-based programmes for Aboriginal young people. In this paper, we explore the influence of an Aboriginal-controlled organization and its government-funded remote...

Author(s)
Peralta, L. R.; Cinelli, R. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics, 2016, 19, 7, pp 973-989
Abstract

The internationally important river-floodplains of the Kakadu Region in northern Australia are at risk from invasive species and future sea-level rise-saltwater inundation (SLR-SWI), requiring assessments of multiple cumulative risks over different time frames. An integrated risk-assessment...

Author(s)
Bayliss, P.; Finlayson, C. M.; Innes, J.; Norman-López, A.; Bartolo, R.; Harford, A.; Pettit, N. E.; Humphrey, C. L.; Dam, R. van; Dutra, L. X. C.; Woodward, E.; Ligtermoet, E.; Steven, A.; Chariton, A.; Williams, D. K.
Publisher
CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia
Citation
Marine and Freshwater Research, 2018, 69, 7, pp 1159-1185
Abstract

In this paper, we explore processes of learning through a focus on relationships. Situated within the context of our research on educational tourism with Indigenous tour operators in the Northern Territory, we examine the relationships built between three groups: ourselves, Indigenous tour...

Author(s)
Wright, S.; Suchet-Pearson, S.; Lloyd, K.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Geographical Research, 2007, 45, 2, pp 150-157
Abstract

As holidays merge more intimately with the everyday lives of an increasing number of people, questions of sustainability in tourism contexts become ever more urgent. Using the concept of everyday practices, in which sustainability is thought to emerge in the routines of people going about their...

Author(s)
Iaquinto, B. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2015, 23, 4, pp 577-599

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