Not unlike Tasmanian access to their wilderness areas which is …

Comment on Will Loop Road take Alice back to tourism top? by Keven Cocks.

Not unlike Tasmanian access to their wilderness areas which is premised on logging access roads, so too the Loop and other roads are premised on the mining of the tourist dollar.
I have just returned to Adelaide after visiting a number of iconic tourist destinations in NT and SA and Hermansburg etc.
We seemed to have been there on the days when a number of Indigenous people were working.
I think the writer expresses disappointment from a privileged position who expects sealed roads and a convenient and sanitised spectacle for consumption at a time they define.
The outback is dry and dusty, if that does not fit the bill for tourists, maybe they should stay on the east coast.

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