John Clarke

Vale John Clarke, one of the world’s finest satirists. Embedded Tweets RIP John Clarke, all the Trevs will be as gutted as we are. Here's Fred Dagg's original gumboots, in the history collections at Te Papa. pic.twitter.com/3TN667QFZ1 — Te Papa (@Te_Papa) April 10, 2017 😔 (By @XTOTL) pic.twitter.com/BZiWgjD5bw — RNZ (@radionz) April 10, 2017 One …

Australia State of Environment 2016

Recommended Reading: Australia’s State of the Environment Key Links https://soe.environment.gov.au https://soe.environment.gov.au/download/reports More online the CSIRO blog Questions Is it possible to download the entire report as a single file? What sort of feedback would be useful to the State of the Environment report? What would locals like to visitors to know about Australia’s environment? Executive …

Agnotology

Poster: Ron Mader, Agnotology If we haven’t already entered the era of dumb, it certainly feels like we’re hurtling toward it. – Antony Funnell @antonyjfunnell Hosted by Funnell, Radio National’s Future Tense is one of our favorite podcasts and comes from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Without fail keeps ahead of the curve week after week. The show is smart …

Macquarie Dictionary’s Word of the Year: 2016

Graphic: Macquarie Dictionary Our favorite Word of the Year (#woty) is Australia’s #macqwoty, hosted by Macquarie Dictionary. Each year they announce a public game in January to choose the best word of the previous year. 2016 is the year of the Freecycle, Norman door, Blockchain, Post-Truth, Fake News, Driverless Car and mmmmm… bush carrots, must be …

Songlines: The living narrative of Australia NAIDOC Week 2016

Poster (Some rights reserved) NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 2016 dates: July 3-10. Theme: Songlines –The living narrative of our nation Hashtags: #NAIDOC2016,  #NAIDOCWeek NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for all Australians to come together to celebrate …

Australia Votes 2016

Australia Flag Election time in Australia. Australia votes! Federal elections were held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 and results not announced for a week. Hashtag: AusVotes The election took place after an extended eight-week official campaign period. It was the first double dissolution since the 1987 election. Key Linkshttp://www.aec.gov.au/electionhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_federal_election,_2016 http://www.electionsausagesizzle.com.au tracks the location of sausage sizzles, cake …

Australia 2016

Notes from Australia Headlines: 2016 Election#ausvoteshttps://www.planeta.com/1607ausvoteshttp://www.abc.net.au/news/federal-election-2016Changing seatsSeats in doubtElectorates A-ZParty totalsLatest electoratesSenate resultsAnd the winners are…https://blog.twitter.com/2016/how-the-2016-australian-federal-election-unfoldedhttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-08/antony-green-says-malcolm-turnbull-will-be-returned-as-pm/7580646http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/partyroom/2016-07-07/7561446https://mumbrella.com.au/twitter-ruin-election-378374The morning after; Laura Tingle’s Canberrahttps://theconversation.com/ausvotes-a-final-update-from-the-social-media-hustings-61922AEC website seat tally wrong: Antony Greenhttp://www.portnews.com.au/story/4011604/confusion-reigns-in-cowperhttp://www.news.com.au/national/federal-election/alan-jones-and-senator-james-mcgrath-in-heated-fight-during-election-telecast/news-story/da33edbd9785ee9b4a086571796350b4http://www.aec.gov.au/electionYour guide to the Federal Election Sausage Sizzleshttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/07/01/australian-election-strewth-lets-throw-a-democracysausage-on-the#ausvotes: how the election played out on TwitterJohn Clarke: the Australian election campaign – https://twitter.com/mrjohnclarkehttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-06-21/social-media-and-the-election-campaign/7530208http://www.abc.net.au/4corners/stories/2016/06/27/4487476.htmhttps://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/australian-election-2016https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Or9PXvN9RiEhttp://www.theshovel.com.au/election-2016He’s really rich and protecting his end of …

Cape York Tourism Plan 2016-2021

Report Cover The Cape York Tourism Plan 2016-2021 was developed after broad consultation with stakeholders across the Cape, including Traditional Owners and Councils. It is a living document and will continue to evolve as the tourism industry and infrastructure in Cape York develop and new opportunities arise. Key Linkshttp://www.tourismcapeyork.comhttp://www.tourismcapeyork.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/CY-TOURISM-ACTION-PLAN-2016_2021_FINAL.pdf Excerpt: About this plan  Consultation will …

Developing an Indigenous Tourism Policy in Australia (2012)

Logo From the archives:2012 Ecotourism Australia release Ecotourism in Australia is strongly linked to this country’s ancient and diverse landscape, and its unique flora and fauna. This landscape is an artifact of the traditions, beliefs and land management practices of diverse groups of Australia’s indigenous peoples over tens of thousands of years. Whether they be …