Journal Articles

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Facilitating the development of Australian Indigenous tourism enterprises: The Business Ready Program for Indigenous Tourism (with Debra Gale), Tourism Management Perspectives (2013)

Tourism has been identified as a sector capable of offering economic opportunities for Indigenous people...

 

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Hosts guests and a drug culture in a destination: a case study of Nimbin Australia (with Kate Neale and Matthew James Lamont), Journal of Destination Marketing & Management (2013)

Host and visitor interactions are important in determining a destination's sustainability. According to social exchange...

 

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A profile of gambling behaviour and impacts among Indigenous Australians attending a cultural event in New South Wales (with Nerilee Hing, Helen Breen, and Ashley Gordon), Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Tores Strait Islander Studies (2012)

This study examines gambling behaviour, gambling motivations, gambling-related problems, impacts of gambling and help-seeking among...

 

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Collaborative destination management planning: a case study of Byron Bay, Australia (with Nadine E. White and Kate Neale), Journal of Travel and Tourism Research (2012)
 

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Enhancing Australian regional policy: a conceptual framework for assessing the role of regional development Australia (with Brian Dollery and Kim Adams), Space and Polity (2012)

Australian regional development has suffered from ‘fragmentation’ with policy responsibility shared between different tiers of...

 

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Indigenous entrepreneurship in northern NSW, Australia (with Amanda Shoebridge and Lila Peterson), Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship (2012)

A number of solutions have been suggested for overcoming the considerable and entrenched economic and...

 

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Integrating service delivery in a regional homelessness service system (with Kate Neale and Trish Evans), Australian Journal of Social Issues (2012)

All tiers of government in Australia are focused on service integration as a key response...

 

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Meanings of Aboriginal gambling across New South Wales, Australia (with Helen Breen, Nerilee Hing, and Ashley Gordon), International Gambling Studies (2012)

A social perspective of gambling explains gambling as a consequence of the social, structural and...

 

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The establishment of Regional Development Australia Committees in Australia: issues and initiatives for the future (with Kim Ambrosoli and Brian Dollery), Australasian Journal of Regional Studies (2012)

The Australian federal government’s approach to regional development since the 2010 election has seen more...

 

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Consumer generated media in hospitality and tourism: Travellers' likes and their concerns about the latest innovation in hospitality marketing (with Carmen Cox, Stephen Burgess, and Carmine Sellitto), I-CHLAR 2011: International Conference on Hospitality & Leisure Applied Research (2011)

This paper explores the influence of consumer-generated media (CGM) on hospitality consumers based on the...

 

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Economic development and remote desert settlements (with Ann Ingamells and Sarah Holcombe), Community Development Journal (2011)

Distance from markets and from the mental maps of urban-centric policy-makers means that small, remote...

 

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Marketing remote destinations: a case study of the Northern Territory, Australia (with Simon J. Wilde and Mark Crummy), Journal of Vacation Marketing (2011)

It is accepted that effective marketing is an important feature of successful tourism destinations and...

 

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Putting the brakes on: impediments to the development of independent bicycle tourism in Australia (with Matthew James Lamont), Current Issues in Tourism (2011)

Cycle tourism was identified in the Australian federal government’s 2003 Tourism White Paper as a...

 

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Service integration in a regional homelessness service system (with Trish Evans, Kate Neale, and Tony Davies), (2011)

This research project was funded by the Australian Government under the 2009-13 National Homelessness Research...

 

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Trust perceptions of online travel information by different content creators: some social and legal implications (with Stephen Burgess, Carmine Sellitto, and Carmen Cox), Information Systems Frontiers (2011)

Consumers are increasingly turning to the online environment to provide information to assist them in...

 

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A classification scheme for analysing web 2.0 tourism websites (with Scott Bingley, Stephen Burgess, Carmen Sellitto, and Carmen Cox), Journal of electronic commerce research (2010)

This article proposes a Web 2.0 classification scheme developed from a study of tourism websites...

 

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Achieving Full Employment in Remote Settlements: subsidiarity and path dependence (with Ann Ingamells and Grant Cairncross), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2010)

Many intertwined factors contribute to sustainability in the desert settlements of Birdsville and Bedourie. Taking...

 

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Synergies between Australian indigenous tourism and ecotourism: possibilities and problems for future development (with Deborah Gale and Nadine E. White), Journal of Sustainable Tourism (2010)

This paper examines and finds synergies between indigenous tourism and ecotourism in Australia. Both were...

 

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The Australian hospitality industry's response to formalised enterprise and individual bargaining prior to the Rudd Government (with Grant Cairncross), Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management (2009)

Formalised enterprise bargaining has been part of the industrial relations framework in Australia since 1991...

 

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The role of user-generated content in tourists' travel planning behavior (with Carmen Cox, Stephen Burgess, and Carmine Sellitto), Journal of Hospitality Marketing and Management (2009)

This article reports on research that investigates how websites containing user-generated content (UGC) are used...

 

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Understanding citizens' behavioural intention in the adoption of e-government services in the state of Qatar (with Stephen Burgess, Carmine Sellitto, and Carmen Cox), ECIS 2009 Proceedings (2009)

This paper examines the views of travel consumers that search for information online in relation...

 

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From lessees to partners: exploring tourism public-private partnerships with the New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service (with Erica Wilson and Noah Nielsen), Journal of Sustainable Tourism (2008)

In a “new” protected-area management paradigm which requires close working relationships with a range of...

 

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Generation Y and Innovator Employers In The Australian Tourism And Hospitality Industry (with Grant Cairncross), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2007)
 

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Generation Y and innovator employers in the Australian tourism and hospitality industry (with Grant Cairncross), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2007)

It appears that there are employers who believe that Generation Y employees are often problematic....

 

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A comparison of wage determination in New South Wales and Queensland clubs (article), International Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Administration (2006)

Australia's industrial relations framework has undergone substantial change since the 1990s. This has involved federal...

 

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Enterprise bargaining in small business: a comparative study of the Australian construction and hospitality industries (with Grant Cairncross), Journal of Industrial Relations (2006)

A major change in Australian industrial relations system since the early 1990s has been the...

 

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Enterprise bargaining under the Workplace Relations Act 1996 in construction and hospitality small businesses: a comparative study (with Grant Cairncross), Journal of Industrial Relations (2006)

A major change in Australian industrial relations system since the early 1990S has been the...

 

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Implementing responsible gambling practices in a regional area (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management (2006)

In recognition that they largely control the context in which legalised gambling is operated, state...

 

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Responsible gambling practices in outback Queensland: distinctive challenges in a remote location (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2006)

While gambling can provide certain benefits, one of its negative social impacts, problem gambling, has...

 

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Wage determination in NSW and Queensland clubs, Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Administration (2006)

Australia's industrial relations framework has undergone substantial change since the 1990s. This has involved federal...

 

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Ecotourism and Indigenous micro-enterprise formation in northern Australia opportunities and constraints (with Don Fuller and Eileen Cummings), Tourism Management (2005)

Indigenous Australians suffer considerable social and economic disadvantage. The challenge for Indigenous communities and policy...

 

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Evaluating implementation of a voluntary responsible gambling code in Queensland, Australia (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction (2005)

This study investigated levels of implementation and perceptions of adequacy of the volun-tary Queensland Responsible...

 

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Evaluating implementation of the voluntary responsible gambling code of practice in Queensland, Australia (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Newscan: Responsible Gambling Council Ontario (2005)

This study investigated levels of implementation and perceptions of adequacy of the volun-tary Queensland Responsible...

 

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Tourism and its implications for management in Ruhuna National Park (Yala), Sri Lanka (with I Ratnayake, A Gnanapala, and M Aslam), Tourism Management (2005)

Tourism in protected areas in Sri Lanka has the potential to provide economic development as...

 

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Did labour market programs reduce employment in Australia’s regions? (with Dennis Howard), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2004)
 

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Did Labour Market Programs Reduce Unemployment in Australia's Regions? (with Dennis Howard), Journal of Economic and Social Policy (2004)
 

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Employment relations in the resorts of north-east New South Wales (with Grant Cairncross), International Journal of Employment Studies (2004)

The tourism and hospitality industry is perceived as being a major contributor to employment growth...

 

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Employment relations in small business: a case study of registered clubs in NSW, International Journal of Employment Studies (2003)

Employment relations in Australian small businesses has been a relatively neglected area of empirical research....

 

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Industrial disputation and trade unions in registered clubs, Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management (2003)
 

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Labour markets in regional Australia: recent evidence of national policy effects (with Dennis Howard and Steve Moffat), Australasian Journal of Business and Social Inquiry (2003)

When compared to metropolitan areas, rural and regional Australia is commonly perceived as having difficult...

 

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Sustainable forest-based tourism in Northeast New South Wales, Australia: a problematic goal (with Margaret Tiyce and Deborah Gale), Tourism Review International (2003)

Sustainable tourism is seen as capable of providing both rural economic development and valorizing conservation....

 

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Venture capital in regional Australia: attitudes toward venture capital requirements among SME principals and their advisors (with Stephen J. Kelly), Australasian Journal of Business and Social Inquiry (2003)

This paper provides results from exploratory research examining attitudes of regional SME principals and their...

 

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Industrial relations reform and the small business sector (with Felicity Orme), The Drawing Board: An Australian Review of Public Affairs (2002)

Since the mid-1970s the contribution of small businesses to economic activity and employment has become...

 

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Casual employment: a problematic strategy for the registered clubs sector in New South Wales, Journal of Industrial Relations (2001)

Since the 1980s casual employment in Australia has been increasing rapidly, especially in service industries...

 

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Hospitality industry and determination: a case study of registered clubs in New South Wales, Australian Journal of Hospitality Management (2001)

Wage(1) flexibility is of particular importance for the hospitality industry, since wages are usually its...

 

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Labour flexibility in the hospitality industry: questioning the relevance of deregulation, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management (2001)

The search for labour flexibility has assumed great importance in most developed countries and has...

 

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Managing for sustainable commercial whitewater rafting in Northern New South Wales, Australia (with Derrin Davis), Journal of Tourism Studies (2001)

Nature-based tourism has the potential to cause significant ecosystem damage without effective management. Traditionally, managers...

 

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Ten years of enterprise bargaining and the hospitality sector (with Grant Cairncross), Labour and Industry (2001)

The perceived lack of labour flexibility in Australian industries resulted in substantial criticism of Australia's...

 

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Labour market performance of Australia's non-metropolitan regions (with Dennis Howard), Australian Bulletin of Labour (1999)

This article considers labour market performance at the sub-State level in Australia by reference to...

 

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Indigenous Australians and enterprise bargaining: a case for concern?, International Journal of Employment Studies (1997)

One major area of concern regarding the decentraliaation of the labour market, through the introduction...

 

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Labour market deregulation: does small business care?, International Journal of Employment Studies (1994)

This article reports on a study undertaken to investigate the effect of the NSW Industrial...

 

Books

Industrial relations in Australia: work and workplace (with Richard Sappey, John Burgess, and Michael Lyons), (2009)
 

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Sustainable regional tourism destinations: best practice for the sustainable management, development and marketing of regional tourism destinations (with M Wray, D Dredge, Carmen Cox, M Hollick, D Lee, and M Pearlman), Sustainable regional tourism destinations: best practice for the sustainable management, development and marketing of regional tourism destinations (2009)
 

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Training needs of the hospitality industry (with Paul A. Whitelaw, Paul Barron, Grant Cairncross, and Michael Davidson), Training needs for the hospitality industry (2009)
 

Indigenous community development and self employment: with case studies in eco-tourism in North Australia (with Don Fuller and Myles Howard), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Mining and Indigenous tourism in Northern Australia (with David Brereton, Paul Memmott, Joseph Reser, Linda Thomson, Tanuja Barker, Tim O'Rourke, and Catherine Chambers), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Striving for sustainability: case studies in Indigenous tourism (with Don Fuller), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)

Tourism as a potential source of economic growth and employment for Indigenous people has long...

 

Industrial relations in Australia: work and workplaces (with Richard Sappey, John Burgess, and Michael Lyons), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2006)
 

A minimum dataset (MDS) specification for monitoring engagement of Indigenous enterprises in tourism (with Dean B. Carson and Sarah Beattie), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2005)
 

Economic impact of selected national parks in north-eastern New South Wales (with Katrina Luckie), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2004)
 

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Public sector initiatives for Aboriginal small business development in tourism (with Iain Waller, Sasha Graham, and Dean B. Carson), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2002)

Indigenous Australians are disadvantaged when it comes to employment opportunities (Norris 2001). This situation has...

 

Excel HSC economics, School of Commerce and Management Papers (2000)
 

Excel Preliminary Economics, School of Commerce and Management Papers (2000)
 

Excel HSC 2 Unit Economics (Revised edition), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1995)
 

Excel HSC 2 Unit Economics, School of Commerce and Management Papers (1994)
 

How business works: HSC course (with Colin McGuire and Vijaya Nagarajan), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1994)
 

Book Chapters

Complex inter-relationships between ecotourism and Indigenous peoples (with Nadine E. White and Amanda Shoebridge), International handbook on ecotourism (2013)
 

Ecotourism and Indigenous peoples (with Amanda Shoebridge and Nadine E. White), International handbook on ecotourism (2012)
 

A study of Web 2.0 tourism sites: A usability and web features perspective (with Carmen Sellitto, Stephen Burgess, and Carmen Cox), Tourism informatics: Visual Travel Recommender Systems, Social Communities and User Interface Design (2010)

The term Web 2.0 was coined around 2004 and was used to describe more interactive...

 

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Generation Y and work in tourism and hospitality: problem? What problem?’ (with Grant Cairncross), Tourism and generation Y (2010)
 

A study of Web 2.0 tourism sites: a usability and web features perspective (with Carmine Sellitto, Stephen Burgess, and Carmen Cox), Tourism informatics: visual travel recommender systems, social communities, and user interface design (2009)
 

A comparison of wage determination in New South Wales and Queensland Clubs (chapter), Club management issues in Australia and North America (2006)

Australia's industrial relations framework has undergone substantial change since the 1990s. This has involved federal...

 

Economics of Australian casinos, Casino Industry in Asia Pacific: Development, Operations and Impact (2006)
 

Public sector initiatives for Aboriginal small business development in tourism (Chapter) (with Iain Waller, Sasha Graham, and Dean B. Carson), Indigenous Tourism: the Commodification and Management of Culture (2005)
 

Indigenous people and enterprise bargaining: a case for concern?, Workplace Reform and Enterprise Bargaining: Issues, Cases and Trends (1999)
 

Small business and labour market deregulation (Revised), Workplace Reform and Enterprise Bargaining: Issues, Cases and Trends (New edition) (1996)
 

Small business and labour market deregulation, Workplace Reform and Enterprise Bargaining: Issues, Cases and Trends (1st edition) (1995)
 

Editorials

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Generation Y and work in the tourism and hospitality industry: problem? What Problem? (with Grant Cairncross), Centre for Enterprise Development and Research Occasional Paper (2007)

It appears that there are employers who believe that Generation Y employees are often problematic....

 

Theses

Industrial relations processes in registered clubs of New South Wales, PhD thesis, Griffith University, Brisbane, Qld. (2000)
 

Industrial relations processes in small business in New South Wales, MA thesis, University of New England (1993)
 

Conference Publications

Enterprise bargaining: a comparative study of small to medium businesses in the Australian hospitality and clothing and footwear industries (with Grant Cairncross and M Crowe), Regulation, Deregulation and Re-regulation: the Scope of Employment Relations in the 21st Century: Proceedings of the the 11th Annual International Employment Relations Association Conference (2009)
 

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Local economic development and remote desert settlements (with Ann Ingamells and Sarah Holcombe), Building Community Centred Economies: Dialogue for Action: International Association for Community Development (IACD) & Community Development Queensland (CD QLD) Conference (2009)
 

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User-generated content (UGC) in tourism: benefits and concerns of online consumers (with Stephen Burgess, Carmine Sellitto, and Carmen Cox), Information Systems in a Globalising World: Challenges, Ethics and Practices: Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Information Systems (2009)

This paper examines the views of travel consumers that search for information online in relation...

 

Benefits and challenges of managing tourism partnerships within protected areas: a case study of five commercial leases in New South Wales national parks (with Erica Wilson and Noah Nielsen), Where the 'bloody hell' are we: Proceedings of the 18th Annual Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2008)
 

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Indigenous tourism: the possibilities into the future (with Nadine E. White), Proceedings of the Desert Knowledge Symposium 2008 - Developing Desert Directions: Rethinking the Future (2008)

Indigenous Australians in remote Australia. In the next sections Indigenous tourism and the supply and...

 

Casual employment and commitment: a case study in the hospitality industry (with Michelle Day), Diverging Employment Relations Patterns in Australia and New Zealand: Proceedings of the 21st Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) Conference (2007)

Casual employment in Australia has been increasing rapidly since the 1980s, especially in service industries...

 

Employment characteristics of a five-star hotel in south-east Queensland Australia (with Michelle Day), Proceedings of the 17th Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education CAUTHE conference: Past achievements, future challenges (2007)

Hotels and resorts are an important sector of the tourism and hospitality industries in Australia....

 

Employment in a five-star hotel in south-east Queensland, Australia (with Michelle Day), Tourism: past acheivements, future challenges: Proceedings of the 17th Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2007)
 

Generation Y and work: problem? What problem? (with Grant Cairncross), Proceedings of the Work, Industrial Relations and Popular Culture Conference (2007)
 

The use of employee rewards in NSW Licensed Clubs (with Grant Cairncross and L Pike), AIRAANZ Conference 2007: diverging employment relations patterns in Australia and New Zealand (2007)
 

Indigenous tourism and the mining industry: the potential for a cooperative effort (with David Brereton, Paul Memmott, Joseph Reser, Linda Thomson, Tanuja Barker, and Tim O'Rourke), to the city and beyond: Proceedings of the College of Australian Universities Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2006)
 

The impact of upgrades to arterial roads on visitation in national parks: a case study of Mount Warning National Park (with Deborah Gale), To the City and Beyond: Proceedings of the 2006 Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2006)
 

Whitewater rafting: the industry, clients and their economic impact on Coffs Harbour, Australia (with Deborah Gale), To the city and beyond: Proceedings of the College of Australian Universities Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2006)
 

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A profile of problem gambling clients in Northern NSW (with Barry Evans, Yvonne Corrigan, John Haw, Nerilee Hing, and Helen Breen), Proceedings of the 14th Annual National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2005)
 

Education and Indigenous tourism: an exploration of a Southern Cross initiative (with William E. Boyd), Sharing Tourism Knowledge: Proceedings of the Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2005)
 

Facilitators and impediments arising from the introduction of a voluntary responsible gambling code of practice in Queensland, Australia (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction Special Conference Issue: Gambling and Problem Gambling in New Zealand: Stock and Moving Forward on Policy, Practice and Research: Proceedings of the International Gambling Conference and the International Think Tank on Presenting Gambling Populations and First Contact Services (2005)
 

Sea-changers and downshifters and the Australian tourism and hospitality industry – some possible effects (with Grant Cairncross), paper presented at the Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference, February 1-5. (2005)

An increasing number of Australian’s are opting out of the ‘rat-race’. They either do this...

 

Wage determination in Queensland registered clubs (Presentation) (with Grant Cairncross), Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) (2005)
 

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An investigation into gambling newspaper advertisements in Queensland by type of organisation (with Sharen Nisbet, Helen Breen, and Nerilee Hing), Proceedings of the 14th Annual National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2004)
 

Employment arrangements remuneration and recruitment in resorts in N.E. NSW - a longitudinal study (with Grant Cairncross), Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference, February 11-13 (2004)
 

Facilitators and impediments arising from the introduction of a voluntary responsible gambling code of practice in Queensland Australia (Presentation) (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), International Gambling Conference on Gambling and Problem Gambling in New Zealand (2004)
 

Impacts of the work environment in gaming venues on staff: an exploratory study (with Nerilee Hing and Helen Breen), Proceedings of the 13th National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2004)
 

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Industrial disputation and trade unions in registered clubs of Queensland (with Grant Cairncross), 18th Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) Conference (2004)

In Australia there have been few empirical studies into the level of industrial disputation and...

 

The development of an Indigenous eco-tourism micro-enterprise in northern Australia (Presentation) (with Don Fuller and Eileen Cummings), Creating Tourism Knowledge: Proceedings of the 14th International Research Conference of the Council for Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) (2004)
 

The responsible gambling code of practice in Queensland: facilitators and impediments (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Taking Stock and Moving Forward on Policy, Practice and Research: Gambling and Problem Gambling in New Zealand Conference (2004)
 

Conservation and tourism in a Sri Lankan national park (with I Ratnayake, A Gnanapala, and M Aslam), BEST Education Network, Think Tank III (2003)
 

Public sector initiatives for Aboriginal small business development in tourism (with Iain Waller, Sasha Graham, and Dean B. Carson), Taking tourism to the limits: Conference Proceedings (2003)
 

Responsible gambling in Queensland: a case study (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Riding the Wave of Tourism and Hospitality Research: Proceedings of the Council of Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2003)
 

The introduction of a voluntary responsible gambling code of practice: the experience in North Queensland, Australia (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Current Research, Future Strategies, Bridging Uncertainty: Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Tourism Association 9th Annual Conference (2003)
 

The responsible gambling code in Queensland: implementation and venue assessment (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Proceedings of the 13th National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2003)

Queensland introduced its Responsible Gambling Code of Practice in May 2002. The Code was based...

 

Tourism in protected areas of Sri Lanka: a case study (with I Ratnayake, A Gnanapala, and M Aslam), Riding the Wave of Tourism and Hospitality Research: Proceedings of the Council of Australian University Tourism and Hospitality Education (CAUTHE) Conference (2003)
 

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Assessing responsible gambling strategies: a case study in Queensland (with Nerilee Hing and Helen Breen), 12th Annual National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2002)

In reviewing potential harm minimisation and consumer protection measures for gambling, the Productivity Commission (1999)...

 

Employee relations in the resorts sector of north-east NSW (with Grant Cairncross), Employment relations theory, strategy and practice: The challenges for the 21st century: volume 1 & 2: Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (2002)
 

Employment relations practices in resorts in regional NSW (with Grant Cairncross), Employment relations theory, strategy and practice: the challenges for the 21st century, volume 1 & 2: Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (2002)
 

Enterprise bargaining in small business: some case studies (with Grant Cairncross), Celebrating Excellence: Research in Industrial Relations: Proceedings of the 16th AIRAANZ Conference (2002)
 

Queensland’s responsible gambling code of practice: a case study in remote Queensland (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Proceedings of the 12th National Association for Gambling Studies Conference (2002)

In reviewing potential harm minimisation and consumer protection measures for gambling, the Productivity Commission (1999)...

 

Structural change and unemployment in regional Australia: reflections on a case study of North-east New South Wales (with Dennis Howard and Steve Moffat), The path to full employment: Proceedings of the 4th Path to Full Employment Conference and 9th National Conference on Unemployment (2002)

Typically, rural and regional areas throughout Australia are perceived to have experienced greater problems in...

 

Exploratory research constructing a conceptual framework for venture capital in regional Australia (with Margaret F. Drever and Stephen J. Kelly), 10th Annual Accounting Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference (2001)
 

An exploratory study of venture capital in regional Australia (with Stephen J. Kelly and Margaret F. Drever), Entrepreneurial SMES Engines for Growth In the Millennium: Proceedings of the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) World Conference (2000)
 

Employment relations in small business: a case study of registered clubs in NSW, Entrepreneurial SMES: engines for growth in the millenium: Proceedings of the ICSB World Conference (2000)
 

Employment relations, deregulation and small business: 2000 and beyond, Employment Relations in the Year 2000: Where have we been and where is it going?: Proceedings of the International Employment Relations Association Conference (2000)
 

Technological change and theoretical stagnation: implications for income distribution in Australia (with Helen Nohilly), 13th History of Economic Thought Society of Australia (HETSA) Conference (2000)
 

The hospitality industry and wage determination: a case study of registered clubs in NSW, Research on work, employment and industrial relations 2000: Proceedings of the 14th AIRAANZ Conference (2000)
 

Venture capital in regional New South Wales (with Margaret F. Drever, Stephen J. Kelly, and Rod Leane), CPA Australia Country Congress (2000)
 

Ecotourism: a prosperous industry or a lifestyle choice? (with Margaret Tiyce and Deborah Gale), 7th National Conference of the Ecotourism Association of Australia (1999)
 

Managing for sustainable commercial whitewater rafting in Northern NSW (Presentation), 1999 International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (1999)
 

Venture capital and the development of regional SMEs: constructing a conceptual framework (with Stephen J. Kelly, Steven French, and Margaret F. Drever), Proceedings of the 9th ENDEC World Conference on International Entrepreneurship (1999)
 

The impact of size on industrial relations in registered clubs, Current research in industrial relations: Proceedings of the 12th AIRAANZ Conference (1998)
 

Flexibility in the hospitality sector: is deregulation necessary? (with Katrina Luckie), Current Research in Industrial Relations: Proceedings of the 11th AIRAANZ Conference (1997)
 

Why labour market decentralisation in Australia will fail, Centralism, enterprise focus and individualism: where is the balance and what are the implications?: Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (1997)
 

Casual employment in the hospitality industry, Towards Real Reforms in Employment Relations: Can the Adversarial Culture Be Replaced?: Proceedings of the 4th Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (1996)
 

Casual employment in the hospitality industry: a situational analysis, Precarious Employment: Proceedings from the Precarious Employment Conference (1996)
 

Enterprise bargaining in the NSW registered clubs sector, Current Research in Industrial Relations: Proceedings of the 10th Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) Conference (1996)
 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and enterprise bargaining: a case for concern?, Current Research in Industrial Relations: Proceedings of the 9th Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) Conference (1995)
 

Accord-discord: the small business sector and enterprising, Accord or Discord?: Changing Employment Relations: Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (1995)
 

Enterprise bargaining and postmodern regional economies: a Northern New South Wales perspective, Employment Relations Theory and Practice: Current Research: Proceedings of the Second Annual Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (1995)
 

Labour market deregulation: does small business care? (Presentation), Employment Relations: Theory and Practice: Proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the International Employment Relations Association (1995)
 

Small business and enterprise bargaining in the Lismore city region, Faculty of Business and Computing, Southern Cross University Seminar and Working Paper Series (1994)
 

The NSW Industrial Relations Act 1991: implications for small business, Faculty of Business and Computing, UNE Northern Rivers Seminar and Working Paper Series (1993)
 

Reports

Murwillumbah World Heritage Rainforest Centre Business Plan, School of Commerce and Management Papers (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Coffs Coast region economy: an input-output analysis (with Lucy Walsh, Simon J. Wilde, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 5, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Lismore region economy: an input-output analysis (with Lucy Walsh, Simon J. Wilde, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 4, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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The economic value of Southern Cross University on the Tweed-Gold Coast economy: an input-output analysis (with Simon J. Wilde, Lucy Walsh, and Stephen Mason), Report no. 1, Regional Futures Institute, Southern Cross University (Tweed Gold Coast Campus) (2009)
 

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Campaspe and Murray Shires infrastructure gap analysis report (with Nadine E. White, Rose Wright, and Meredith Lawrence), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2008)
 

Crafting regional growth: assessing the value of cultural tourism (with Margie Benson), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2008)
 

From lessees to partners: exploring relationships between NSW NPWS and private visitor facility providers (with Noah Nielsen and Erica Christine Wilson), Sustainable Tourism CRC Technical Report (2008)

The New South Wales (NSW) National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) manages over 600 parks...

 

Nimbin visitor survey report (with Matthew J. Lamont), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2008)
 

Byron Shire tourism plan (with Meredith Lawrence), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

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Climate change and Australian tourism: a scoping study (with Nadine White and Steven Willacy), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Destination Daylesford: strategic tourism plan (with Meredith Lawrence), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Generation Y and work: problem? what problem? (with Grant Cairncross), Work, industrial relations and popular culture Conference (2007)
 

Indigenous and non-Indigenous views of Indigenous participation in the tourism industry (with Noah Nielsen and Deborah Gale), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2007)
 

Queensland arts and cultural tourism strategy (with Ros Derrett and Milica Loncar), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2006)
 

Tweed Shire beach and foreshore users survey, School of Commerce and Management Papers (2006)
 

Horse riding in Costa Rica: an unsustainable experience (with Mieke Witsel), School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Papers (2004)
 

Investigate the perceived efficacy of responsible gambling strategies in Queensland hotels, casinos and licensed clubs (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), Interim report for Research and Community Engagement Division, Queensland Office of Gaming Regulation, Queensland Treasury (2003)
 

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Perceived efficacy of responsible gambling strategies in Queensland hotels, casinos and licensed clubs (with Helen Breen and Nerilee Hing), School of Commerce and Management Papers (2003)
 

Practical options and strategies for the sustainable management of waterbased activities on the Nymboida River (with Derrin Davis), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1999)
 

The economic value of coastal land in the Byron Shire, School of Commerce and Management Papers (1999)
 

Carrying capacity (with Derrin Davis), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1998)
 

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Forest-based tourism and recreation in the upper and lower North East Regions of NSW (with Derrin Davis, Stephen Duthy, and Margaret Tiyce), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1998)

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The economy of Papua New Guinea (with John Fallon and Craig Sugden), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1998)
 

Recreational uses of the Warrell Creek/Forster Beach area (with Derrin Davis), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1997)
 

Discussion paper on the economic viability of the Northern Rivers region (with Derrin Davis and Katrina Luckie), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1996)
 

The economic impact of Southern Cross University on the city of Lismore (with Derrin Davis), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1996)
 

Port of Yamba, past, present and future: a situational analysis (with Brett J. Stubbs, Derrin Davis, and T Johnson), School of Commerce and Management Papers (1994)