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Aussies give $80K for world-first eco-tourism initiative in Palau

by Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The Federal Government recently announced Australia will be granting $80,000 in an initial round of financial support for a world-first eco-tourism initiative in Palau. Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Julie Bishop, Minister for International Development and the Pacific, Senator the Hon. Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, Senator Penny Wong and Senator Claire Moore visited Palau to see ...

Five places that made me

by Thursday, June 1, 2017

EGYPT When I was 15, my ancient history teacher took us on a study trip through Egypt and Greece. We did not always behave like angels, but we had a ball. The Temple of Karnak in Luxor? I could feel the sprits. Queen Hatshepsut? I just wanted to be her. I came home dreaming of becoming an ...