The 2014 Pat Barblett Medal was awarded to Colin Ingram, immediate past Vice Chair of FACET and Senior Planning Officer with the Department of Parks and Wildlife. Colin has had a life-long passion for connecting people with parks and is a very deserving recipient of this special award. The Pat Barblett Medal recognises the extraordinary personal and professional achievements and contribution made by an individual to the tourism industry in Western Australia. Colin has worked in the tourism and outdoor recreation industry, specialising in nature-based tourism and ecotourism, for over 30 years and has contributed greatly to the nature-based, ecotourism product offering in our National Parks.
In partnership with the Heritage Council of WA, FACET delivered