Crystal Creek Meadows is Advanced EcoTourism Certified. This is an accreditation programme which requires preparation of a submission with supporting documents and assessment by sustainability consultants. To become accredited we had to revise or prepare new plans, implement actions to enhance the environment of our property, share knowledge with the wider community and enhance the guest experience to see native animals in a responsible manner.
Ecotourism is "ecologically sustainable tourism with a primary focus on experiencing natural areas that fosters environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation"EcoTourism Australia.
Advanced EcoTourism Certification is "Australia's leading and most innovative ecotourism products, providing an opportunity to learn about the environment with an operator who is committed to achieving best practice when using resources wisely, contributing to the conservation of the environment and helping local communities".