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Surfing croc shuts Cable Beach

Surfing croc shuts  Cable Beach | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
A laid-back, king of the pack cleared one of WA's major tourism hotspots at the weekend. The (RT @BrmAdvertiser: A laid-back, king of the pack cleared one of WA's major tourism hotspots at the weekend.
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Virgin Atlantic Flying Club status match to Qantas, Cathay Pacific ...

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Qantas and Cathay Pacific have both stepped up with offers to help Virgin Atlantic's Australian customers match their Flying Club status with each airline's respective frequent flyer program. The two airlines will offer the only ...
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Qantas debt guarantee: Could it kill the Virgins? - Crikey (blog)

Qantas debt guarantee: Could it kill the Virgins? - Crikey (blog) | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Qantas debt guarantee: Could it kill the Virgins?
Crikey (blog)
The Qantas-Virgin brawl over Government support for the poorly managed Qantas group could go 'nuclear' so easily.
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Suze's curator insight, March 26, 2014 8:27 PM

Current issue With troubles with qantas, cutting staff etc,  has left alot of people uneasy with where the company is heading. My partner is a qantas frequent flyer and feels the service within this company is going downhill. Not providing quality service will make it least attractive to use for travel.

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My Western Australia Bucket List Results and Win Your Own Trip

My Western Australia Bucket List Results and Win Your Own Trip | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Last year I first posted about Western Australia when I shared a contest they had in promotion of their Experience the Extraordinary Bucket List. The folks in Western Australia spent time assembling what they believed to be ...
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Local Safety Guide for Backpackers - Safety and Risk Management

Local Safety Guide for Backpackers - Safety and Risk Management | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Local Safety Guide for Backpackers Backpackers Guide to Local Safety & Health 2014 – Released In a bid to reduce accidents and to ensure a safe and fun travel experience, Pro-Visual Publishing is urging all backpackers in Australia to take the necessary...

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Social Media Week to debut in Australia this September - mUmBRELLA

Social Media Week to debut in Australia this September - mUmBRELLA | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
A social media conference aligned with the international event Social Media Week is launch in Australia in September.
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Adorable Elephant Seal Enjoys The Sand On Beach In Western Australia

A southern elephant seal joined sunbathers on Sorrento Beach in Western Australia on Wednesday. Wildlife officers, who said it was unusual to see south eleph...
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PATA Launches Survey on Young Asian Travellers

PATA Launches Survey on Young Asian Travellers | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
In response to this need, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is carrying out a major new study on the travel habits of young Asian consumers. All data collected will appear in a new report called The Rise of the Young ...
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Australia protests over shark 'cull'

Australia protests over shark 'cull' | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Thousands of people take to the beaches to protest against plans by the government of Western Australia to kill large sharks off Perth beaches.
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The Social Media Wars [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Social Media Wars [INFOGRAPHIC] | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Social media has become an essential part of our daily lives, but, with so many networks out there fighting for our attention which networks are we really using? Overall, 72% of adults over the age of 18 used a social network in 2012.
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Friendly admiration for Margaret River - The West Australian

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Friendly admiration for Margaret River
The West Australian
Margaret River has been named as one of the world's friendliest places by the readers of prestigious travel magazine Conde Nast Traveller.
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Terry Redman to lead WA Nationals - August Margaret River Mail

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Terry Redman to lead WA Nationals
August Margaret River Mail
The Nationals' 11 MPs made the decision at their weekly party room meeting at State Parliament on Tuesday. The leadership questions has been resolved sooner than expected.
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Australian Marketers Raise the Stakes for Content Strategy and Creation: Research

Australian Marketers Raise the Stakes for Content Strategy and Creation: Research | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Find out how marketers at for-profit organizations in Australia are raising the bar for content strategy and creation, according to CMI's annual content marketing surveys. The research shows that a...
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Woolworths to buy a stake in Qantas Frequent Flyer? - Flights ...

Woolworths to buy a stake in Qantas Frequent Flyer? - Flights ... | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Supermarket colossus Woolworths could be lining up for a stake in the Qantas Frequent Flyer scheme as the airline considers offloading up to 49% of the lucrative loyalty program, which could tip between $1.3 billion and $1.6 ...
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Qantas divided into two independent airlines, or what? | Plane Talking

Qantas divided into two independent airlines, or what? | Plane Talking | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Will repeated calls from all quarters for more detail as to Qantas's financial performance be answered in return for Government 'support'? Qantas hasn't provided any answers so far, and the Treasurer Joe Hockey doesn't ...
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Sydney Harbour YHA and Cradle Mountain Lodge among Lonely Planet’s top hotels

Sydney Harbour YHA and Cradle Mountain Lodge among Lonely Planet’s top hotels | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
TWO Australian tourist spots have grabbed “top 10” accolades in Lonely Planet’s first ever collection of the world’s best places to stay. (http://t.co/sFxvawIcIj Woop Woop!
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High Court voids Western Australian Senate election result - ZDNet

High Court voids Western Australian Senate election result - ZDNet | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
High Court voids Western Australian Senate election result
ZDNet
The High Court of Australia, sitting as the Court of Disputed Returns, has voided the result of the Western Australian Senate election held last year.
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How Men and Women Use Social Media Differently in One Graphic

How Men and Women Use Social Media Differently in One Graphic | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Women dominate on Facebook, but men are more prevalent on Twitter (How men and women use social media differently http://t.co/6pIohPsbvV)
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The wild side of Western Australia

The wild side of Western Australia | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Covering one-third of the continent, vast Western Australia teems with wildlife – and there’s rarely a soul in sight. (Want to go swimming with a whale shark?
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Perth’s star seal attraction ‘Steven Sealberg’ slips away then returns on Sorrento Beach

Perth’s star seal attraction ‘Steven Sealberg’ slips away then returns on Sorrento Beach | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
HE slipped away under the cover of night — disappointing many — but Perth’s star seal has made a surprise return to Sorrento after an overnight swim.
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Indian tourists flock to Australia: Report

Indian tourists flock to Australia: Report | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
MELBOURNE: Indian tourists are flocking to Australia to see its beauty, taking the total number of overseas travellers from the region to over 134,000 from January to October this year, according...
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Trends That Will Shape 2014 | Social Media Today

Trends That Will Shape 2014 | Social Media Today | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
As Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus make it harder to get found organically, niche sites are going to prove to be more valuable than ever to get in front of your customers.
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50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management

50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
To succeed in today’s connected world, you need to build a community around your company, brand, and products. Over the last decade, social media monitoring has become a primary form of business in...
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Liberal MP wants regional development portfolio taken away from Nationals - ABC Online

Liberal MP wants regional development portfolio taken away from Nationals - ABC Online | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
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Liberal MP wants regional development portfolio taken away from Nationals
ABC Online
"There's been very significant resources going to all regions of Western Australia right from the Kimberley down to Esperance," he said.
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Qantas call to arms on foreign takeover of Australian skies, online petition ... - The Daily Telegraph

Qantas call to arms on foreign takeover of Australian skies, online petition ... - The Daily Telegraph | Australian Tourism Issues & Trends | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald
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