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This special issue includes 8 papers, in addition to the introduction, which deal with China's international tourism industry. Topics covered include: the mainland Chinese outbound travel market; the demographics of Chinese visitors to New Zealand; the marketing of China as a destination; tourism ...

Author(s)
Heung, V. C. S.; Zhang HanqinQiu
Publisher
Henry Stewart Publications, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Vacation Marketing, 2001, 8, 1, pp 98 pp.
Abstract

This study estimates the flow and expenditure effects of the recent increase in Australia's Passenger Movement Charge (PMC), as well as the economic impacts on the Australian economy and the tourism industry. After discussing the nature of the PMC, it outlines the types of industry stakeholder...

Author(s)
Forsyth, P.; Dwyer, L.; Spurr, R.; Pham, T.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2014, 40, pp 126-136
Abstract

The Australia tourism industry faces challenges associated with a boom in minerals exports. The erosion of the price competitiveness of destination Australia associated with exchange rate appreciation has adversely affected inbound and domestic tourism while generating increased outbound tourism...

Author(s)
Dwyer, L.; Tien Pham; Jago, L.; Bailey, G.; Marshall, J.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2016, 55, 2, pp 233-245
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Cover for Building community capacity for tourism development.

This book seeks to improve an understanding of what happens when communities turn to, or are subjected to, tourism as a development strategy; use this knowledge to change the process of tourism planning and development in ways that will lead to improved outcomes for destination residents; address...

Author(s)
Moscardo, G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934477)
Type
Book
Abstract

This book provides a comprehensive survey of special interest tourism, discussing strategies, policies, and initiatives introduced in Australia and internationally. The authors use theory and industry applications to illustrate the diversity of special interest tourism development. The result is a...

Author(s)
Douglas, N.; Douglas, N.; Derrett, R.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Australia, Ltd, Milton, Australia
Citation
Special interest tourism, 2001, pp 475 pp.
Abstract

During the period 1988-95 Korean Republic outbound travel increased by 526% to 3 818 740 in 1995. The rapidity of this increase has caught many destinations unprepared. One such example is Australia which has only recently recognised the potential of Korean tourism. Australia's tourism industry has ...

Author(s)
Prideaux, B. R.
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 1998, 7, 1, pp 93-102
Abstract

This report highlights the risks that climate change poses for Australia's tourism sector. Following this introduction, Chapter 2 outlines the importance of the tourism industry for Australia's economy and Chapter 3 describes the climate change risks to the industry. Chapter 4 focuses on...

Author(s)
Hughes, L.; Stock, P.; Brailsford, L.; Alexander, D.
Publisher
Climate Council of Australia Limited, Sydney, Australia
Citation
Icons at risk: climate change threatening Australian tourism, 2018, pp iv + 61 pp.
Abstract

Regional and remote tourism in Australia is characterised by micro-, small- and medium-sized businesses, spatially dispersed and fragmented. Characteristics which present unique challenges for these communities attempting to develop tourism as a way of diversifying their economy. This study...

Author(s)
Summers, J.; Cavaye, J.; Woolcock, G.
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Economic Papers: A journal of applied economics and policy, 2019, 38, 2, pp 77-94
Abstract

A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction is presented on tourism, in an industry-relevant text that gives information on tourism data and analyses the current issues in international tourism. It draws on UK, European, and wider international case studies to explain the dramatic growth in tourism ...

Author(s)
Youell, R.
Publisher
Addison Wesley Longman Ltd, Harlow, UK
Citation
Tourism: an introduction., 1998, pp xii + 253 pp.
Abstract

Community-based tourism (CBT) could be one way of creating a more sustainable tourism industry. This article critically reviews the CBT approach in light of fieldwork conducted in 1997-2000 in Port Douglas, a tourism destination in North Queensland, Australia. It is argued that the literature on...

Author(s)
Blackstock, K. L.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Community Development Journal, 2005, 40, 1, pp 39-49

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