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Cover for Family-owned tourist attractions and wineries.

The three businesses in this chapter occupy an important position in the tourist industry, i.e., attractions. Like many tourist attractions though, they began operations not as tourist attractions, but in another industry. These businesses is what Leiper [see Leiper, N, Tourism Management...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Carlsen, J.; Morrison, A.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851998089)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Emerging wine tourism regions: lessons for development.

This chapter describes and analyses two developing wine regions located in Queensland, Australia. A number of key themes emerged from this research. First, the importance of developing tourism clusters to attract tourists to a region is required. Second, there is a need to develop the marketing and ...

Author(s)
Sparks, B.; Malady, J.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931704)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Family-owned nature-based resorts.

This chapter presents two case studies, which cover a number of topics relevant to all family businesses as well as some specific issues related to family businesses in or adjacent to natural areas such as national parks and waterways. The motivations for establishing resorts adjacent to natural...

Author(s)
Getz, D.; Carlsen, J.; Morrison, A.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851998089)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Managing tourism on Green Island, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park: conservation, commerce and compromises.

This chapter examines the environmental management of Green Island has been the key driver of sustainability. This chapter reviews the environmental management of tourism on and around Green Island, a coral cay located 45 minutes from Cairns in tropical North Queensland, Australia.

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.
ISBN
2011 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845936792)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Events have a range of consequences for host communities. While a number of researchers have focused upon impact assessment, there are some fundamental issues that require addressing. Firstly, most research investigating the social impacts of events use predefined quantitative assessment techniques ...

Author(s)
Reid, S.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Elmsford, USA
Citation
Event Management, 2007, 11, 1/2, pp 89-98