Rod Hillman

Chief Executive Officer, Ecotourism Australia

Rod has a life-long involvement in tourism, protected areas management and education with lengthy stints as a tour operator, National Park Manager and teacher all over Australia, and many years overseas.

He has been involved with Ecotourism Australia since 2001 when he was elected as a Board member (then Deputy Chair) for six years where he created the ‘Tourism in Protected Areas Forum’ (TAPAF) and managed the Annual Conference program. After four years in Papua New Guinea, managing the Kokoda Track, he returned to Ecotourism Australia as its Chief Executive.

3:00

Tue 18th Tue 18th

The Visitor Economy – Connecting Basin Communities (or Tourism – The Basin Plan’s Silent Partner)