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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Slide The Square Open Daily Until 15 January 2017

Slide The Square Open Daily Until 15 January 2017

04 January 2017

Victoria Acting Minister for Tourism and Major Events Philip Dalidakis Slide The Square To Beat The Heat This Summer Victor P Taffa From today, tourists and locals alike visiting Melbourne’s Federation Square will be able to beat the heat of summer by enjoying a giant inflatable water slide, running 75 metres. “Slide the Square is […]

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Visitors To Queensland Stays Longer Each Trip

Visitors To Queensland Stays Longer Each Trip

29 December 2016

Acting Queensland Minister for Tourism Leeanne Enoch Queensland Tourism Growth Continues With Record Spending Victor P Taffa Queensland tourism expenditure growth has outpaced the nation as more Australians look to the state for their holidays. Acting Tourism Minister Leeanne Enoch today said Queensland recorded its fifth successive quarterly increase in domestic visitor expenditure to post […]

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Gwyn Dolphin Appointed Chief Executive Officer Of Tourism Western Australia

Gwyn Dolphin Appointed Chief Executive Officer Of Tourism Western Australia

21 December 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Tourism Western Australia Leadership Secured Victor P Taffa Gwyn Dolphin appointed Chief Executive Officer of Tourism Western Australia Premier and Tourism Minister Colin Barnett today welcomed the appointment of Gwyn Dolphin as Chief Executive Officer of Tourism Western Australia. Premier Barnett said Mr. Dolphin brought significant marketing, event and leadership […]

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Yarra Valley Wine And Food Festival To Launch In April 2017

Yarra Valley Wine And Food Festival To Launch In April 2017

08 December 2016

Victoria Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren Showcasing Fine Wine And Food From The Yarra Valley Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is delivering a brand new festival showcasing the fine wine and food from the Yarra Valley. “There’s no place quite like the Yarra Valley for the fine food and wine so many […]

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Premier Aims For Queensland To Be Number 1 Destination With International Visitors

Premier Aims For Queensland To Be Number 1 Destination With International Visitors

07 December 2016

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Tourism and Major Events Kate Jones Queensland Records Double-Digit Tourism Growth Victor P Taffa Double-digit growth from Asia has led to the highest number of tourists ever visiting Queensland. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Minister for Tourism and Major Events Kate Jones announced today Queensland hosted 2.6 Million international […]

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Multimillion Dollar Tourism Campaign Set To Boost Visitor Numbers For Queensland

Multimillion Dollar Tourism Campaign Set To Boost Visitor Numbers For Queensland

28 November 2016

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Queensland Minister for Tourism Kate Jones ‘I Know Just The Place’ Campaign To Advance Queensland Tourism Victor P Taffa A new multimillion dollar tourism campaign is set to inspire even more global travellers to visit Queensland than ever before. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said 22.5 Million people visited Queensland last year and […]

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Renowned Cook Nigella Lawson Headlines 2016 Margaret River Gourmet Escape

Renowned Cook Nigella Lawson Headlines 2016 Margaret River Gourmet Escape

18 November 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Margaret River Food And Wine Festival Kicks Off Victor P Taffa 2016 Margaret River Gourmet Escape starts today Internationally renowned television cook Nigella Lawson is headline guest Supported by State Government through Tourism WA and Royalties for Regions Thousands of visitors are […]

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South Australia Shines On International Wine Stage

South Australia Shines On International Wine Stage

15 November 2016

South Australia Minister for Tourism Leon Bignell South Australia Shines On International Stage At Great Wine Capitals Event Victor P Taffa Barossa winery, Seppeltsfield, has won the prestigious title of Best Wine Tourism Service at the Great Wine Capitals event in Portugal. Seppeltsfield was recognised as a global leader in its field by an international […]

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Premier Announces 2016 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards

Premier Announces 2016 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards

14 November 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett ADAMS Wins WA’s Prestigious Tourism Award Victor P Taffa 79 medallists and award winners honoured at the 2016 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards Organised by the Tourism Council WA (Western Australia) Supported by the Liberal National Government through Tourism WA    Bus and coach service provider, ADAMS, has taken out […]

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Brolga Award Winners 2016 Announced By Minister

Brolga Award Winners 2016 Announced By Minister

13 November 2016

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Territory Tourism Celebrated At 30th Anniversary Of Brolgas Victor P Taffa John ‘Foxy’ Robinson has been awarded the highest honour at the 2016 Brolga Northern Territory Tourism Awards. Mr. Robinson, a well-known Territory businessman received the Tourism Minister’s Perpetual Trophy for his commitment to tourism in […]

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Minister Announces Funding For 2017 Territory Festivals And Events

Minister Announces Funding For 2017 Territory Festivals And Events

09 November 2016

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Funding For 2017 Territory Festivals And Events Victor P Taffa More Australians will be enticed to attend some of the Territory’s unique festivals and events in 2017 through Tourism NT funding grants. $100,000 in funding for 17 events will be held across the Northern Territory next […]

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