Nature-based tourism

The government is seeking to enhance our eco-sensitive tourism options to bring in more visitors and help enhance and protect our natural environment.

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Mountain Biking on the Steub Trail
16 Jun. 2020

Mountain Biking on the Steub Trail

I loved my morning mountain biking along the Steub Trail, it was like riding in the clouds with all the fog about! 🚵🏻‍♂️ Watch this for more! ▶️ …
Big boost for nature-based tourism in South Australia
24 May 2020

Big boost for nature-based tourism in South Australia

Nature-based tourism in South Australia will be turbocharged with the launch of a $5 million co-investment fund to fast track recovery after coronavirus restrictions and bushfires have devastated much of the state.

Fee and rent relief for nature-based tourism business
03 Apr. 2020

Fee and rent relief for nature-based tourism business

The Marshall Liberal Government will provide fee and rent relief for nearly 300 South Australian nature-based tourism businesses who have been significantly impacted in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

Parks 2025 and the Southern Flinders Ranges
20 Mar. 2020

Parks 2025 and the Southern Flinders Ranges

The State Government’s $350 million economic stimulus plan aims to keep South Australians in work at this challenging time, as well as enhancing our infrastructure to help us with our economic recovery. ⁣

Visiting the electorate of Kavel with local member Dan Cregan
18 Mar. 2020

Visiting the electorate of Kavel with local member Dan Cregan

It was great to get out and about in Dan Cregan's electorate of Kavel.

Launching Botanica Lumina
12 Mar. 2020

Launching Botanica Lumina

On Thursday evening 12 March, I had the privilege of helping launch Botanica Lumina - the Adelaide Botanic Gardens' curated program of evening events that will keep you entertained and inspired from now until October!

Eco-tourism turbocharged in post bushfires stimulus
10 Mar. 2020

Eco-tourism turbocharged in post bushfires stimulus

South Australia’s iconic nature-based tourism sector – from pristine national parks to world-class visitor attractions, such as Kangaroo Island and the Flinders Ranges – will benefit from a major Marshall Liberal Government funding injection.

Nature and heritage-based tourism in South Australia
12 Feb. 2020

Nature and heritage-based tourism in South Australia

The visitor and heritage tourism economy is so important for our state right now. With the drought, recent bushfires and coronavirus affecting our tourism industry, we need to come together …
More installations coming to Granite Island Sculpture Trail
30 Nov. 2019

More installations coming to Granite Island Sculpture Trail

Have you checked out the Granite Island Sculpture Trail yet? There’s thought provoking, inspiring, quirky and confronting pieces, positioned in surprising spots around the naturally beautiful island. It was good to …
Kayaking and fishing at Happy Valley by 2021
17 Nov. 2019

Kayaking and fishing at Happy Valley by 2021

Happy Valley by name, and even happier valley by nature now we’re opening it up! By the end of 2021 you’ll be able to enjoy water-based activities like kayaking and fishing …