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Breaking down the barriers and stereotypes

  • Dewi Anggraeni

Melbourne | Sat, August 11 2012 | 12:19 pm

PREMIUM Indonesia, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics, is the second most popular holiday destination for Australians. In the 2011-2012 financial year alone, 911,000 Australians visited Indonesia (a significant increase from 232,000 visitors in 2006-2007).

Yet in the collective consciousness of Indonesians — limited to the educated middle-class at that — Australia is only beginning t...