Depending on where you are, the last thing on your mind right now may be the thought of looking for some warm winter sun to take the chill out of the cooler months. With recent heatwaves across much of eastern Australia and record temperatures throughout the country, it is hard to believe that we are only a hop, skip and a jump a way from pulling out our winter woolies.
If you're a regular Fun Over Fifty traveller you may notice that things are looking a little different on our website and in the pages of our recently launched 1st Edition 2017 brochure. That's because Fun Over Fifty is sporting a new look for a new season!
These days it's an undeniable fact that to be sustainable in business, companies need to act sustainably, search for new innovations and constantly look to improve the way in which they interact with the environment, society and economy.
Thursday November 10th saw the office staff from Fun Over Fifty dressed to the nines and excited to enjoy an evening out at the 2016 Queensland Tourism Awards.
Fun Over Fifty has Respecting Our Culture (ROC) certification and are committed to operating in ways that respect and reinforce Indigenous cultural heritage and the living cultures of Indigenous communities. We are committed to protecting cultural authenticity and integrity, developing sound business practices, environmental protection and acknowledging Indigenous peoples spiritual connection to the land and water.
Fun Over Fifty holds Climate Action certification and is recognised as a Climate Action Leader. We have incorporated strategic climate change responses across all relevant levels of our planning and operations. We measure and audit our carbon footprint via a creditable system, and have undertaken an advanced level of adaptation, emissions reduction and offsetting. Fun Over Fifty is working towards becoming carbon neutral.
Fun Over Fifty’s Ecotourism certification assures our guests that our products are backed by a strong, well-managed commitment to sustainable practices. Our nature-based tourism experiences focus on leaving minimal impact on the environment and offering interesting ways to learn about the environment whilst using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
As an Advanced Ecotourism accredited tour operator, Fun Over Fifty’s innovative ecotourism products operate with minimal impact on the environment. We provide opportunities to learn about the environment and are committed to achieving best practice, whilst using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
Fun Over Fifty has ATAS accreditation and has met strict criteria in order to become nationally accredited. This accreditation means we are the best in the industry; credible, well trained and a professional business. We are required to conduct business in compliance with Australian Consumer Law and in accordance with ATAS Charter and Code of Conduct.