First Tenders Released For Outback Adventure Cycling Experience

First Tenders Released For Outback Adventure Cycling Experience

12 September 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Tenders Open For Outback Adventure Cycling Experience Victor P Taffa $12 Million Red Centre Adventure Ride is progressing well with the release of the first tenders for the outback cycling experience. The project will create local jobs and business opportunities through the construction phase and ongoing. […]

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Brodie Carr Appointed As Tourism Western Australia Managing Director

Brodie Carr Appointed As Tourism Western Australia Managing Director

08 September 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Former World Surfing Boss Appointed To Key Tourism Role Victor P Taffa Brodie Carr announced as Tourism Western Australia Managing Director More than 20 years’ experience in marketing and events Former Association of Surfing Professionals (now known as the World Surf League) CEO Brodie Carr has been appointed […]

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Parks & Wildlife Service Reveals Overall Visitation Up By 7 % In 2017-18

Parks & Wildlife Service Reveals Overall Visitation Up By 7 % In 2017-18

04 September 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Parks Visitation Continues To Drive Tourism Jobs Victor P Taffa Tasmania’s unrivalled natural environment has attracted record numbers of visitors to our national parks throughout the 2017-18 year, Premier Will Hodgman said. “Our National Parks and Reserves are one of the key drivers of growth in our visitor economy, with close […]

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Hunter Valley Here’s To The Good Life Campaign Launched By Minister

Hunter Valley Here’s To The Good Life Campaign Launched By Minister

01 September 2018

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall New Image For The Hunter Valley Victor P Taffa Visitor numbers to the Hunter Valley are set to rise with the launch of a new advertising campaign funded by the New South Wales Government in partnership with the Hunter Valley Group. Minister for Tourism […]

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Barossa Gourmet Weekend On From 31 August-2 September 2018

Barossa Gourmet Weekend On From 31 August-2 September 2018

30 August 2018

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway Barossa Valley Popping The Cork For Visitors Victor P Taffa Barossa Valley is gearing up to host thousands of visitors for a weekend of intimate tastings, unique dining experiences, masterclasses, workshops, long lunches, garden parties and feasts of fresh produce. In 2018, the Barossa Gourmet […]

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Ambitious Tourism Target To Year 2030 Set By Minister

Ambitious Tourism Target To Year 2030 Set By Minister

29 August 2018

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall New South Wales To Bank Billions With 2030 Tourism Target Victor P Taffa In a bid to triple overnight visitor spending by 2030 the New South Wales Government has launched an ambitious State tourism target and new Visitor Economy Industry Action Plan. Minister for […]

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Tourism Target For Regional New South Wales To Be Set

Tourism Target For Regional New South Wales To Be Set

21 August 2018

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall First-Ever Regional Tourism Target For New South Wales Victor P Taffa Rural and regional New South Wales will get its fair share of the State’s rapidly growing tourism pie with the New South Wales Government today announcing the State’s first regional tourism target to […]

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Minister Looking Forward To New Tourism Campaign For The Gold Coast

Minister Looking Forward To New Tourism Campaign For The Gold Coast

16 August 2018

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones New Tourism Campaign To Promote The Gold Coast Victor P Taffa Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones has today revealed the government will partner with the local tourism industry to launch a $2.5 Million tourism campaign to capitalise on the successful 2018 Commonwealth Games. Campaign is a […]

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Applications For Best Of Wine Tourism Awards Open Until 31 August 2018

Applications For Best Of Wine Tourism Awards Open Until 31 August 2018

10 August 2018

South Australia Minister for Primary Industries Tim Whetstone Celebrating South Australia’s Shining Lights In Wine Tourism Victor P Taffa South Australia’s wineries, cellar doors and restaurants are being encouraged to apply to South Australia’s Best of Wine Tourism Awards which opened for applications today. Best of Wine Tourism Awards, which celebrate leadership and innovation in […]

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Dolphin Discovery Centre Receives Lotterywest Grant For Redevelopment Works

Dolphin Discovery Centre Receives Lotterywest Grant For Redevelopment Works

09 August 2018

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Alannah MacTiernan Lotterywest Boost To Dolphin Discovery Centre Works Victor P Taffa $600,431 Lotterywest grant presented to Bunbury Dolphin Discovery Centre Inc Funding to complement the State Government’s existing $12.3 Million investment in the redevelopment of the centre Regional Development Minister Alannah MacTiernan and Bunbury MLA Don Punch today […]

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$1 Million Campaign To Promote Margaret River On The East Coast

$1 Million Campaign To Promote Margaret River On The East Coast

31 July 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Million-Dollar Campaign Promotes Margaret River On The East Coast Victor P Taffa Tourism Western Australia launches $1 Million campaign promoting Margaret River to the East Coast Campaign aims to boost visitation to Western Australia and the region Promotes Margaret River as more than just a wine region State […]

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Attracting Tourism Fund Launched By Minister

Attracting Tourism Fund Launched By Minister

30 July 2018

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones Government Pumps $48 Million To Boost Queensland Tourism Victor P Taffa Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones has today officially launched the government’s $48 Million Attracting Tourism Fund designed to position Queensland as Australia’s leading leisure destination. Minister Jones said the fund was aimed at capitalising on […]

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Number Of Nights International Visitors Stayed In Tasmania Up 44% On Last Year

Number Of Nights International Visitors Stayed In Tasmania Up 44% On Last Year

22 July 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tasmania International Visitor Numbers Reach New Heights Victor P Taffa Tasmania continues to be a must-see destination with international visitor numbers experiencing strong growth, coupled with visitors spending record amounts in our economy, Premier Will Hodgman said. Latest International Visitor Survey results reveal Tasmania has welcomed 300,400 international visitors, the highest […]

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Top End Dry Season Brings In Boutique Cruise Ships

Top End Dry Season Brings In Boutique Cruise Ships

19 July 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism & Culture Lauren Moss Boutique Cruise Ships Arrive In The Top End Victor P Taffa Top End’s stunning Dry Season weather is set to provide a warm welcome to two expedition cruise ships this week, with the arrival of L’Austral and the Coral Discoverer. Ships’ arrival is a win for […]

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Megafauna Central Opened By Minister

Megafauna Central Opened By Minister

07 July 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Megafauna Comes To Life In Alice Springs CBD Victor P Taffa A key part of the Northern Territory Government’s $20 Million revitalisation of the Alice Springs CBD is Alcoota Megafauna Central and will officially be opened today, providing a boost to local jobs and the Central […]

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Trade Conference Focuses On Increasing Tourism In Tasmania

Trade Conference Focuses On Increasing Tourism In Tasmania

27 June 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman TasTalk Conference To Drive Domestic Tourism Victor P Taffa This week, Tourism Tasmania will host TasTalk, a tourism trade conference aimed at enlisting travel agents from around Australia to be advocates for our state to continue to drive growth in our domestic tourism. “TasTalk will bring together 40 Tasmanian tourism operators […]

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Events Attraction Fund Aims To Increase Tourism In Tasmania

Events Attraction Fund Aims To Increase Tourism In Tasmania

27 June 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Securing New Events To Boost Our Economy Victor P Taffa Premier Will Hodgman said that Government is committed to building a broad ranging events calendar which illuminates every region and every season. “That’s why we are investing $4 Million to support Events Tasmania’s work to secure large events that will deliver […]

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Megafauna Central To Open On 5 July 2018

Megafauna Central To Open On 5 July 2018

20 June 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Megafauna Central Nearing Completion Victor P Taffa $4.26 Million Alcoota Megafauna display, part of the Northern Territory Government’s revitalisation of the Alice Springs CBD, is nearing completion, with the finishing touches being installed in the next fortnight. Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss said that […]

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Hodgman Govt Welcomes Opening Of Peppers Silo Hotel In Launceston

Hodgman Govt Welcomes Opening Of Peppers Silo Hotel In Launceston

03 June 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Peppers Silo Hotel Launceston Is Open For Business Victor P Taffa State Government warmly welcomes the opening of the $30 Million Peppers Silo Hotel development in Launceston and congratulates developers Errol and Adie Stewart on turning their vision into reality, Premier Will Hodgman said. “It is a great demonstration of Tasmanian […]

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Simonne Shepherd To Lead Northern Territory Department Of Tourism And Culture

Simonne Shepherd To Lead Northern Territory Department Of Tourism And Culture

26 May 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss New Tourism And Culture CEO Announced Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss today announced the appointment of Ms. Simonne Shepherd to the role of CEO of the Northern Territory’s Department of Tourism and Culture. Ms. Shepherd brings to the role a proven […]

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