5 Jun 2024

Heading Off: 'Overtourism' and how to address it

From Afternoons, 1:54 pm on 5 June 2024

Post-pandemic tourism has far exceeded anyone's expectations leading to a new term 'overtourism'. Parts of the Northern Hemisphere have been struggling under the weight of high number of tourists all year round placing huge pressures on the communities which call those places home. We speak to Joseph Martin Cheer, Professor of Sustainable Tourism and Heritage, Western Sydney University about the problem and potential solutions.