Stage 2 Of Tourism Tracer Dashboard Launched By Premier

Stage 2 Of Tourism Tracer Dashboard Launched By Premier

24 May 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tourism Tracer building visitor insights faster Victor P Taffa Tasmania’s tourism industry is booming with 1.2 Million visitors and $2 Billion in spending driving growth right across the state, including in the regions. Premier Will Hodgman said Stage 2 of the Tourism Tracer Dashboard launched today, is an innovative research tool […]

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Northern Territory Comes To Sydney For ATE 14-18 May 2017

Northern Territory Comes To Sydney For ATE 14-18 May 2017

18 May 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Minister Moss To Attend Australian Tourism Exchange Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss will today join 29 tourism businesses from across the Territory, the largest delegation since 2009, to promote Territory tourism at Australia’s largest annual travel and tourism business-to-business event, the […]

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Gannawarra Towns To Benefit With Tourism Hub

Gannawarra Towns To Benefit With Tourism Hub

18 May 2017

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford Nature-Based Tourism Hub Connects Gannawarra Towns Victor P Taffa Towns in Gannawarra Shire will benefit from a new tourism hub to be developed in Koondrook thanks to a $600,000 grant from the Andrews Government. When complete, the $1.2 Million Nature-Based Tourism Hub will connect iconic natural assets around […]

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Launceston Festivale Committee Receives Grant Towards Improved Facilities

Launceston Festivale Committee Receives Grant Towards Improved Facilities

10 May 2017

Tasmania Treasurer Peter Gutwein Infrastructure Grant Will Help Festivale And Agfest Victor P Taffa Treasurer Peter Gutwein said the Hodgman Government is proud to support the expansion of Launceston and Northern Tasmania’s growing festival and community event scene. “Today, I am pleased to announce the Launceston Festivale Committee has been successful in its application for […]

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Premier Congratulates Operators Of Blue Derby Pods Ride

Premier Congratulates Operators Of Blue Derby Pods Ride

30 April 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Blue Derby Pods Ride Victor P Taffa Premier Will Hodgman said that the new Blue Derby Pods Ride will further enhance Tasmania’s reputation as a world class eco-tourism destination. “This shining new eco-tourism experience in the state’s North East has been made possible by the Tasmanian Government’s Expression of Interest process to attract sensitive […]

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Andrews Govt Provides Support For Macedon Ranges Tourism

Andrews Govt Provides Support For Macedon Ranges Tourism

12 April 2017

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Brewed For Success: Funds For Macedon Ranges Tourism Victor P Taffa In a win for local jobs, regional tourism and beer lovers everywhere, the Andrews Government today announced funds to redevelop Woodend’s renowned Holgate Brewery. “We’re proud to back a project that means more local jobs and more local tourism.” Premier […]

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Palaszczuk Govt Urges People To Take Holidays In Queensland After TC Debbie

Palaszczuk Govt Urges People To Take Holidays In Queensland After TC Debbie

11 April 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Tourism and Major Events Kate Jones New Marketing Push To Boost Queensland’s Tourism Industry After TC Debbie Victor P Taffa All Australians are being urged to support Queensland’s tourism industry after Tropical Cyclone Debbie, with a new $2 Million joint State and Federal Government marketing campaign launched today. […]

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Destination Action Plan Designed To Increase Flinders Island Tourism

Destination Action Plan Designed To Increase Flinders Island Tourism

27 March 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Partnership To Grow Flinders Island Tourism Victor P Taffa Flinders Island is an iconic nature-based destination that attracts some 6,000 visitors each year. Tasmanian Government is proud to have partnered with the Flinders Island community to develop a Destination Action Plan (DAP) to capitalise on Flinders appeal, Premier Will Hodgman said. […]

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Central Australia Is One Of Australia’s Top Holiday Destinations

Central Australia Is One Of Australia’s Top Holiday Destinations

17 March 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Minister Focuses On Tourism In Central Australia Victor P Taffa Central Australia is one of Australia’s premier holiday destinations and also a safe holiday destination that welcomes over 700,000 visitors to the region each year. “Many come for the incredible natural landscapes, including Uluru, the West […]

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Thousand Lakes Lodge Given A New Lease Of Life

Thousand Lakes Lodge Given A New Lease Of Life

27 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Thousand Lakes Lodge Is Eco-Tourism At Its Best Victor P Taffa Rescue of a building set for demolition and its transformation into an eco-tourism resort is a great show of confidence in our award-winning tourism sector and supports our plan to become the eco-tourism capital of the world, Premier Will Hodgman […]

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Advance Queensland Initiative To Boost Cairns Tourism

Advance Queensland Initiative To Boost Cairns Tourism

25 February 2017

Queensland Minister for Innovation Leeanne Enoch Cairns Tourism To Benefit From Advance Queensland Funding Victor P Taffa Cairns tourism is set for an innovation injection thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s Advance Queensland initiative. Innovation Minister Leeanne Enoch said the Government had attracted one of Australia’s largest corporate business accelerators to work with local tourism businesses […]

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Minister Announces Tourism NT Board Of Commissioners For 2017-19

Minister Announces Tourism NT Board Of Commissioners For 2017-19

18 February 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Tourism (NT) Northern Territory Board Of Commissioners Appointed Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss today announced the re-appointment of Michael Bridge as Chairman of the incoming Tourism NT Board of Commissioners for a period of two years. Minister Moss also welcomed four […]

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Northern Tasmania Visitor Numbers To Increase With Hotel Revamp

Northern Tasmania Visitor Numbers To Increase With Hotel Revamp

12 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Revamped Rosevears Hotel Helps Grow Northern Visitor Economy Victor P Taffa A new visitor drawcard is set to deliver a greater share of the booming visitor economy to Northern Tasmania. Spectacular $5 Million revamp of the iconic Rosevears Hotel, popular with locals for many years, will make it a tourism destination […]

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Wooden Boat Festival 2017 Gets Underway

Wooden Boat Festival 2017 Gets Underway

10 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Wooden Boat Festival Victor P Taffa Tasmania’s world-class summer festival and events calendar continues this weekend when the 12th Australian Wooden Boat Festival sails into action. This year the Festival has a rich Dutch flavour, marking the 375th anniversary of the visit to our island by Abel Tasman. Examples of Dutch wooden boats […]

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Central Highlands Boosted By New Power Trail

Central Highlands Boosted By New Power Trail

02 February 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman New Tourism Trail Boost For Central Highlands Victor P Taffa Highlands Power Trail will add a new spark to Tasmania’s hydro power heritage and boost tourism in the Central Highlands, Premier Will Hodgman said. “Self-guided driving tour is a unique tourism experience that celebrates the history of hydropower development in Tasmania.” […]

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Australia’s First Official LEGO Store Opens On Gold Coast

Australia’s First Official LEGO Store Opens On Gold Coast

28 January 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Tourism Kate Jones Queensland Home To Australia’s First Official LEGO Store Victor P Taffa International and interstate tourists have another reason to visit Queensland after Australia’s first LEGO store opened on the Gold Coast today. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the new attraction, based at Dreamworld, would be a […]

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Perth-Margaret River Seaplane Trips Takes Off

Perth-Margaret River Seaplane Trips Takes Off

23 January 2017

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett New Tourism Offering Takes Flight Over WA Skies Victor P Taffa Swan River Seaplanes start flying today Day tours from Perth to Margaret River, including wineries and attractions   A new tourism adventure takes to the skies in Western Australia today, offering return day trips from Perth to Margaret River […]

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6,000 Pizzas A Month Sold By Elizabeth Quay Retailers

6,000 Pizzas A Month Sold By Elizabeth Quay Retailers

23 January 2017

Western Australia Minister for Planning Donna Faragher Elizabeth Quay A Boost To State Economy Victor P Taffa $2.9 Billion in direct economic impact for Western Australia Elizabeth Quay will create an average of 543 jobs each year through to 2026   Elizabeth Quay retailers are selling 6,000 pizzas a month and 7,000 scoops, or one […]

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Crush Festival On From 27-29 January 2017

Crush Festival On From 27-29 January 2017

11 January 2017

South Australia Minister for Tourism Susan Close Play It Cool In The Adelaide Hills For Crush Festival 2017 Victor P Taffa Crush Festival, the largest food and wine event in the Adelaide Hills, returns later this month. “Crush is so much more than just a wine and food festival. It’s a celebration of the best […]

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Perth Tourism Named Among Must See List For 2017

Perth Tourism Named Among Must See List For 2017

07 January 2017

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Perth The Tourism ‘It’ Place For 2017 Victor P Taffa Perth dining scene and Rottnest Island highlighted in prestigious travel lists Reflective of increased government investment and red-tape reduction in tourism Two major travel ‘must see’ lists with global influence have named Perth as the place to be this year. […]

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