CAROLINE is the chair and co-founder of the Sustainable Tourism Partnership Programme. The focus of the STPP is to drive change across the tourism industry thus making it more sustainable. Caroline chairs a number of important tourism committees and forums and is seen in the industry as a leader in driving awareness and implementation. Caroline has helped small businesses in tourism sector to move forward and be recognised as significant economic contributors with the potential of leading sustainability in tourism. The STPP were recently awarded the tender to develop the Astro Tourism Strategy for the Department of Science and Technology.