Sustainable tourism


Show your support for National Science Week by creating a cartoon that influences tourist behaviours while in or on our oceans.

Tourism is booming on our oceans. Can you think ways to make tourist activities and operations more sustainable?

Check 20 ways to reduce the impact of tourism and use these ideas to inform your cartoon.

Using the National Science Week Science Activity Characters and a range of cartoon templates, bring your ideas alive with a unique story and a visual voice about how to leave a lighter tourist footprint on, in or near our oceans during National Science Week.


(Copyright: Australian Science Teachers Association 2020, except where indicated otherwise. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial 4.0 International licence.)


Below are cartoons some of our 5/6 students made: