Sustainable Tourism Conference Cancelled
Unfortunately, the Conference on Sustainable Tourism to
be held in Russell has had to be cancelled. This was to have
taken place in just over a week, on 29-31 October. Many
people know about the conference - but they do not know that
it is not now happening.
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