Australia reopens tourist areas after forest blazes

March 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);3/27/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that Australia has reopened its major tourist areas to visitors after the forest fires that killed more than 200 people. Claire Golding, Tourism Victoria regional manager in Great Britain and Europe, stated that all fire areas are being contained and the federal government is offering their support for the reconstruction. It indicates that despite the extent of the fire, the main tourist areas were not heavily affected.


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