Magellan Travel Group: back to the future?

  Helloworld’s takeover of the Magellan Travel Group came as a shock to the industry when it was announced in late December 2017 – not least the members of the previously happy, satisfied and prosperous group who were blindsided by the anno

2017: Where did it go?!

2017 has been a year of changes in the Australian travel and tourism sector, with the ongoing proliferation of new technologies continuing to impact travel agencies, airlines, cruise operators, wholesalers and suppliers. Bruce Piper looks at how inno

Top dogs: the 2017 Million Dollar Club

  Being a senior executive at a publicly listed company is no walk in the park. It requires complete dedication to the job, with little downtime and an endless succession of meetings and presentations along with many difficult -- and often un

The Survivor guide to the South Pacific

Craig Tansley shows you how you can have your own Survivor-like experiences in the South Pacific islands the series were filmed in... When the producers of Survivor were scouting the planet for wild but pristine landscapes where contestants could

Google’s vision for travel

There's no doubt that Google is a phenomenon already shaping the future of every part of life in the internet age. The technology giant's overarching vision is to "structure and make available all the data in the world" - and that definitely includes

Stars of the NTIAs

They're the stand-out performers of the Australian travel industry, earning high praise from judges and the respect of their peers. But what happens after the names are called and the celebrations end? With the 2017 National Travel Industry Awards up