Adventure Tours News


Watarrka hand-back: the last for central Australia

Over 1000 square kilometers of land in the Watarrka National Park has been handed back to its Luritja traditional owners by the NT Government. It is the last hand-back of a national park title in the Red Centre. The land was handed back in a ceremony on... Read more

Published: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 04:43

Voting opens for TNT 2012 Golden Backpacks

  Voting opened today for the TNT Golden Backpacks. The Golden Backpacks are an annual awards program run in association with TNT Publishing and Backpacker Trade News. They are the only consumer voted awards for the independent travel industry in... Read more

Published: Monday, July 23, 2012 - 07:22

New Red Centre Cultural Experience

Adventure Tours Australia is excited to announce a new partnership with Uluru Aboriginal Tour, a local Uluru community owned business that has a very strong focus on looking after and maintaining the local Anangu culture, as well as providing employment... Read more

Published: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 05:03

Adventure Tours Australia Group appoints new General Manager

Adventure Tours Australia Group (ATAG) are thrilled to announce the appointment of Pieter Bosch in the position of General Manager, PEAK Australia, Destination Management Company (DMC), effective Monday, 30 July 2012. After a transition period, Pieter... Read more

Published: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 01:58

Kakadu's Crown - Jim Jim Falls Opens

Great news for anyone heading north. The spectacular Jim Jim Falls, often referred to as the crown of Kakadu, officially opened last weekend as part of the 2012 dry season. Read more

Published: Friday, June 15, 2012 - 00:25

ATAG Team Head South for Brand Conference

Over 20 members from across the Adventure Tours Australia Brand Team headed down to Port Elliot, south of Adelaide for a two-day brand conference in late May. Staff from reservations, sales and marketing, as well as management spent the two days bunked... Read more

Published: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 23:46

Tropical Cyclone Warning for Northern Territiory

A Cyclone warning has been declared by  the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology for coastal and island communities on the western coast of Nothern Territory. More information: Read more

Published: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 - 07:04

Top End open for business

The Top End is open for business after severe flooding affected the Northern Territory area between Tuesday 27th and Thursday 29th December. The Stuart Highway is due to reopen this afternoon (Thursday 29th December), and all Northern Territory tours are... Read more

Published: Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 03:18

Red Centre guided cultural walk disruptions

Adventure Tours Australia would like to make passengers travelling on selected tours which feature the Red Centre aware of a current unforseen itinerary amendment. Due to operational reasons concerning our tour partner Anangu Tours, the Anangu guided... Read more

Published: Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 07:06

Adventure Tours Australia Group bring home coveted Golden Backpack Awards

Adventure Tours Australia was awarded the accolade for Best Tour Operator (Australia) at the annual Golden Backpack Awards held last Thursday, 27 October. Hosted by TV/radio personality and comedian Tim 'Rosso' Ross at Dockside on Sydney's iconic Darling... Read more

Published: Thursday, November 3, 2011 - 01:55