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Conference paper

Geographies of household travel in Sydney

Studies of urban travel – where people travel to, how they get there, for what purpose and for how long – have become increasingly sophisticated in their recognition of the complexity of urban travel.

Safe arrivals

This report provides a pathway toward safer scaling-up of New Zealand's border capabilities.
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Is it cheaper to fly overseas than get out of Alice Springs?

It is cheaper to fly internationally than to an important regional centre like Alice Springs, claims Dale McIver of Tourism Central Australia.

What will the airline industry look like post COVID-19? Why the era of cheap flights might be over

This report argues that should border shutdowns proliferate and air travel effectively be banned until the end of 2020, the global air transport system will collapse. This is clearly the worst-case scenario. However, there are other, less severe potential endgames for the air industry, governments...

The travel and tourism competitiveness report 2019

This report benchmarks the Travel & Tourism (T&T) competitiveness of 140 economies and measures the set of factors and policies that enable the sustainable development of the T&T sector, which in turn, contributes to the development and competitiveness of a country.

Intercultural learning

International student exchanges are an increasingly popular aspect of the internationalisation of higher education around the globe. Whether as short-term mobility projects or semester long ‘study abroad’ opportunities, the benefits of such international study experiences have been well documented.
Briefing paper

Who funds federal parliamentarians’ overseas travel?

This report uses the information that Members and Senators disclose on the Federal Registers of Interests to analyse the top funders of our federal parliamentarians’ overseas travel.
Discussion paper

Consultation on an Electronic Travel Authority: discussion paper

The government is consulting on a proposal to introduce an Electronic Travel Authority facility for some groups of travellers. It is a new security and facilitation measure that, if it is introduced, will help to speed things up at the border.

Ageism in travel insurance

This project aims to examine whether older Australians face age discrimination when purchasing travel insurance products, through an understanding of their experiences with travel insurance and analysis of selected travel insurance offerings. Two phases of consumer research were undertaken to explore the attitudes and experiences...
Working paper

Do public choice and public transport mix? An Australian-Canadian comparison

This paper explores the causes of, and evaluates possible remedies for, the decline of public transport in Melbourne.