• Turtle tourism - The new economic driver of Australia

    8 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The magnificent turtles that are seen swimming in the east coast of the Australian oceans can grow to be two meters in length and weigh around an astounding 900 kilograms, which is almost 2000 pounds. However, their endearing offspring weigh a mere few ounces at the time when they hatch and are small enough to fit inside a teacup.
    Every year, starting right from January to March, these baby turtles are seen at few beaches at the length of the Queensland coast in northern Australia. They are seen burrowing out of sand-covered holes where the mother turtle had laid their eggs a couple of...
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