Griffith Institute For Tourism (GIFT)

Pacific island can adapt to climate change if locals take the lead

A collaboration between Queensland-based universities and Pacific Island communities has found climate change adaptation programs are only sustained if they develop local ownership.
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COVID-19

Griffith health expert leads QLD COVID-19 event plan

Griffith mass gathering expert Dr Jamie Ranse has led the development of Queensland's framework outlining how we start holding mass gatherings and events again.
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Business and government

Tourism micro-credential to boost recovery

Griffith Institute for Tourism is offering a free micro-credential course for tourism businesses.
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Business and government

Qld tourism recovery depends on thriving zoos and aquariums

Queensland’s zoo and aquarium tourism industry may end up dwarfing the Australian Government’s much-needed funding lifeline.
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Business and government

Rough seas ahead for cruise industry recovery

Restoring confidence in the cruise tourism industry after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides will be challenging.
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Business and government

Griffith partners with Binna Burra on bushfire recovery

Griffith will become the ‘Lead University Partner’ for a new era of the iconic Binna Burra Lodge, which was devastated by bushfires in September 2019.
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Business and government

Savvy web campaign boosts Binna Burra Lodge bushfire recovery

An innovative social media campaign from a Queensland tourism icon, key to rebuilding bushfire ravaged communities dependent on the visitor economy according to new Griffith research.
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Business and government

Academic recognised for contribution to sustainable tourism

Griffith University’s Professor Susanne Becken has been recognized for her contribution to sustainable tourism with two prestigious awards.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s commitment to sustainable development shines in high profile film

Griffith’s EcoAdapt project and Griffith Centre for Coastal Management highlighted in BBC-produced film.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith awarded $3.3 million in funding for ARC Discovery and Linkage projects

Griffith University has been awarded $3,376,073 for ARC Discovery and Linkage Projects.
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Griffith Business School

Griffith research to help tourism operators reduce carbon emissions

Griffith University researchers are leading a project to help tourism operators worldwide reduce their carbon emissions.
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Griffith Business School

Griffith duo to equip women entrepreneurs in Latin America with digital business skills

Women in Ecuador and Mexico will receive online business training as part of a new project being led by Griffith University researchers.
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Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management

Addressing climate risks can improve tourism, communities and environment

New research highlights range of benefits for tourism destinations by identifying and addressing climate risks.
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Architecture

What it takes to make a healthy, happy city in a tropical climate

Workshop offers insights into the key ingredients to create a livable city in warm environments.
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Business and government

Tourism expert named as keynote speaker for NZ industry conference

Professor Susanne Becken will share her knowledge this month at the Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals 2019 event at Massey University.
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Alumni

Griffith alumnus wins Banksia Foundation Small Business Award

Dr Christopher Warren has been recognised for his trailblazing work in sustainable tourism.
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Business and government

Griffith ready to celebrate travel’s tech side on World Tourism Day

The theme for 2018 is ‘Tourism and the Digital Transformation’.
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Business and government

Professor taking tourism expertise to international conference

Griffith Institute for Tourism director Professor Susanne Becken is off to Samoa.
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