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Our Thoughtful Travel Charter

Committed to true sustainable travel 

We are committed to responsible travel and true sustainability on all of our Australian walking holidays. 

It was a commitment formed when the company was established, and today, in the face of a multitude of threats to the environment, our commitment is stronger than ever. We aim to ensure that our destinations retain their natural character and cultural diversity for future generations. This vision can only be achieved with the support of all of our travellers and business partners.

Here are some of the ways our policies are leading the way in the industry.

  • Wildlfowers on the Larapinta Trail |  <i>#cathyfinchphotography</i>

 

  • Ferns on the Franklin |  <i>Glenn Walker</i>
  • Our guides bring a wealth of experience to our trips in Central Australia |  <i>Peter Walton</i>
  • Arnhem Land Aboriginal culture, Northern Territory |  <i>Tourism NT</i>
  • Encounters with Tasmania's native fauna |  <i>Peter Walton</i>
  • Getting ready to hit the Franklin River |  <i>Glenn Walker</i>
  • Help us keep the places that inspire us clean by taking part in our 10 Pieces litter initiative |  <i>Lachlan Gardiner</i>
  • Our Positive Impact Projects, such as the Bac Lieu Vietnam Wind Project, supports local economies and their sustainable development. |  <i>South Pole</i>
  • World Expeditions' Community Project travellers clearing fishing nets off Arhnem Land coastline |  <i>Steve Trudgeon</i>
  • Clearing nets and marine debris from the Arhnem Land coastline

The Thoughtful Traveller

Conserving environments and cultures takes a united front

The Thoughtful Traveller booklet
Conserving environments and cultures requires a united front with our industry partners, travellers, guides and staff.

This is why in 2000 our parent company, World Expeditions, developed the award winning Responsible Travel Guidebook which presented our comprehensive policies on sustainable travel.  Over the years our Responsible Travel Guidebook has evolved to meet the ever-changing landscape of sustainable travel.

In its newest version it is known as The Thoughtful Traveller booklet, an easy to read document that empowers travellers with ideas on how they can be part of the solution and collectively change make the world a better place when they travel. 


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