Boat Club Adventure Cruises achieves Ecotourism Certification

Congratulations to Boat Club Adventure Cruises for achieving Ecotourism Certification for its tours; Whale Watch Cruise, Mary River Cruise, Great Sandy Straits Cruise and Activity Cruise.

Boat Club Adventure Cruises offer a range of affordable cruise options to showcase the beauty & diversity of Hervey Bay, Fraser Island, and The Great Sandy Marine Park. Tours depart from Hervey Bay and showcase the best of the region, its wildlife and natural beauty. With more than 15 years of experience the crew around Captain Phil House delivers a remarkable experience, transferring his great knowledge and passion to all guests. Cruises provide unforgettable opportunities to seeĀ dolphins, dugongs, turtles, and abundant bird species in the protected wetland area, as well as a chance to witness the annual humpback whale migration.

Boat Club Adventure Cruises has been awarded Ecotourism certification as a result of their sustainable best practice operations and motivation to increase visitor education and environmental awareness. They display great effort in incorporating a variety of eco-initiatives. They are active participants in the Eye on the Reef and Reef Rescue programs, they utilise vessels constructed to guarantee low impact on surrounding ecosystems and operate vessels with an aim to keep energy and water usage at a minimum, and they closely monitor and record all waste and environmental impacts.

Find out more aboutĀ Boat Club Adventure Cruises here.

Find out more about ECO certification here

Congratulations to our newly certified EcoGuides

Ecotourism Australia would like to congratulate our newly certified EcoGuides for 2013.

These individuals have achieved EcoGuide certification and are now endorsed as guides who will deliver an authentic, environmentally responsible, and professional Ecotourism experience using best practice initiatives. Guests on their tours and tourism operators looking for new guides can be assured that certified EcoGuides hold an high standard of experience and expertise when it comes to guiding and responsible tourism practices.

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  • Saki Hashimoto
  • Daisuke Kato
  • Ayaka Shirai
  • Kym Evans
  • David Mitchell
  • Michiyo Fujito
  • Makiko Yoneda
  • Gail Betts
  • Gregory Howard

For more information on EcoGuide certification or how to become an EcoGuide, click here.