GIFT links with UNWTO on major tourism partnership report
Gold Coast Tourism chair takes up position with Griffith Institute for Tourism
The role of tourism and tourism research in maintaining the status of the Great Barrier Reef has been stressed by a Griffith University researcher in the wake of UNESCO’s ruling in Germany. UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee confirmed the findings of a draft report released in June at a meeting in Bonn, meaning the Reef has […]
Australia’s largest dedicated centre for world-leading research around tourism is up and running at Griffith University.
Griffith Institute for Tourism researchers are shedding new light on the relationship between mining and tourism.
The Director of the new Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) has singled out the continued growth of the Chinese tourist market as one of the highlights in the first UNWTO World Tourism Barometer publication of 2014. The importance of understanding Chinese tourists and their needs has been a key focus for Professor Susanne Becken since […]
While corporate support and a growing snow making industry are likely to secure the future of the Winter Olympics, climate change has the potential to nudge currently viable ski resorts off the podium. As competition for medals got under way in earnest at the Sochi Games during the weekend, a researcher at the Griffith Institute […]