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Cover for Sharing the country: ecotourism policy and indigenous peoples in Australia.

This chapter first discusses tourism policy-making and Aboriginal or indigenous tourism in Australia, including ecotourism ventures. Next, various Aboriginal tourism strategies are reviewed with reference to indigenous input and roles in ecotourism. The policy and management roles for indigenous...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.
ISBN
2003 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996094)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Festivals, carnivals and community fairs add vitality and enhancedestinations' appeal for tourists. They are an important segment of events tourism 'which can be defined as the systematic development and marketing of special events as tourist attractions and as image-builders for destinations'...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.
Publisher
Belhaven Press, London, UK
Citation
Special interest tourism., 1992, pp 69-82
Abstract

Tourism is susceptible to the impacts of climate change on destinations and businesses, but also contributes to the causes of climate change via greenhouse gas emissions from travel. This article reports on carbon mitigation actions by environmentally certified tourism enterprises in Queensland,...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.; Beaumont, N.
Publisher
Cognizant Communication Corporation, Putnam Valley, USA
Citation
Tourism Review International, 2014, 17, 3, pp 161-177
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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

The Australian tourism industry is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change on natural areas and the destination choices of long-haul travellers concerned about carbon emissions. A National Tourism and Climate Change Taskforce was established in 2007; with a national action plan for Tourism and...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2012, 15, 7, pp 603-626
Abstract

This paper presents survey results on tourism operator preferences and motivations for carbon offset options by environmentally certified tourism enterprises in Queensland, Australia. It found that less than a third are involved in carbon offset programmes, whereas just over a third plan to...

Author(s)
Zeppel, H.; Beaumont, N.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Anatolia, 2013, 24, 3, pp 297-318