Queensland’s Outback Receives $10 Million Tourism Boost

Queensland’s Outback Receives $10 Million Tourism Boost

18 November 2018

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk $10 Million Tourism Boost For Queensland’s Outback Victor P Taffa A display for Australia’s largest dinosaur ‘Cooper’, a glass-floored bridge for visitors to enjoy the Cobbold Gorge and upmarket artesian baths at Julia Creek are among 15 new outback tourism projects announced at the Queensland Tourism Awards. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced […]

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Western Australia To Host Three Tourism International Travel Trade Shows In 2019

Western Australia To Host Three Tourism International Travel Trade Shows In 2019

11 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Trio Of International Tourism Trade Events Bound For Perth In 2019 Victor P Taffa Western Australia to host three Tourism Australia international travel trade shows in 2019 International tourism operators and sellers to visit Western Australia Supported by State Government, through Tourism Western Australia Western Australia will host […]

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Summer Tourism Campaign Turns Up The Heat In Perth

Summer Tourism Campaign Turns Up The Heat In Perth

07 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Perth Turns Up The Heat In Summer Tourism Campaign Victor P Taffa Advertising campaign to promote Perth to our interstate markets Discount hotel deals available through Expedia partnership Increasing visitation helps boost the economy and create jobs Tourism WA will highlight Western Australia’s natural attractions and vibrant festival […]

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International Visitors Spend $1.15 Billion For Year Ended June 2018

International Visitors Spend $1.15 Billion For Year Ended June 2018

05 November 2018

South Australia Acting Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment Tim Whetstone International Visitors Take South Australia Tourism To New Heights Victor P Taffa South Australia’s tourism continues to grow with international visitors spending a significant $1.15 Billion for the year ending June 2018. Acting Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment Tim Whetstone said South Australia […]

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New South Wales Food And Wine Tourism Strategy 2018-22 Launched

New South Wales Food And Wine Tourism Strategy 2018-22 Launched

04 November 2018

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall Strategy Launched To Lure More Food And Wine Visitors To New South Wales Victor P Taffa More food and wine lovers across the globe are set to put Sydney and regional New South Wales on their travel itinerary with the New South Wales Government […]

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Optus Stadium Kicks Goal Worth $66 Million For Western Australia

Optus Stadium Kicks Goal Worth $66 Million For Western Australia

02 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia AFL Tourism Strategy Kicks $66 Million Goal For Western Australia Victor P Taffa Interim results released for 2018 AFL season at Optus Stadium Marketing strategies have paid off, injecting millions of dollars into the Western Australia economy About 66,000 interstate and intrastate visitors for regular AFL season and […]

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New Port Douglas Quicksilver Dive Centre Officially Opened By Premier

New Port Douglas Quicksilver Dive Centre Officially Opened By Premier

26 October 2018

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk New Dive Centre Set To Make A Splash In The Far North Victor P Taffa A new dive training centre on the doorstep to the Great Barrier Reef is set to boost dive tourism in the Far North. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk officially opened the Quicksilver Dive Centre in Port Douglas this […]

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Laneway Series Between October 2018–July 2019 To Activate CBD Laneways

Laneway Series Between October 2018–July 2019 To Activate CBD Laneways

19 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Turbocharged Oktoberfest CBD Laneway Series Returns This Week Victor P Taffa Popular Laneway Series in the CBD returns this week with an Oktoberfest theme. Northern Territory Government is transforming Darwin’s CBD into a world-class tourist and cultural destination, creating jobs for Territorians and supporting innovation and […]

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Engineering Design And Ground Work For Wangetti Trail Now Completed

Engineering Design And Ground Work For Wangetti Trail Now Completed

17 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones Minister Announces Major Milestones For The Wangetti Trail Victor P Taffa Engineering design and ground-truthing work for the Wangetti Trail have now been completed, as work ramps up on the business case for the world-class ecotrail. “This is a major milestone for a project that will allow […]

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Inaugural Food Festival To Be Held On Sunshine Coast From 8-11 August 2019

Inaugural Food Festival To Be Held On Sunshine Coast From 8-11 August 2019

17 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones New Festival Luring ‘Foodies’ To The Sunshine Coast Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism Industry Development Kate Jones has today announced the Sunshine Coast will host a new food festival in 2019, aimed at showcasing the region’s food experiences. Curated Plate is a four-day food, wine and […]

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Granite Island Tourism To Be Improved

Granite Island Tourism To Be Improved

16 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Environment and Water David Speirs New Tourism Options For Granite Island Victor P Taffa Granite Island’s former kiosk and restaurant will be restored and reopened to visitors following a joint project to upgrade facilities on the island. First phase of the work is planned to enable the kiosk to open for […]

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Attendances 35% Up At Parrtjima Festival 2018

Attendances 35% Up At Parrtjima Festival 2018

16 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Parrtjima To Return As Record Numbers Experience The Culture Of Central Australia Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss confirmed today a 35% increase in attendance at this year’s Parrtjima festival its highest visitation to date and the return of the event in […]

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Tourism Award Winners To Be Announced On 9 November 2018

Tourism Award Winners To Be Announced On 9 November 2018

15 October 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Parks And Wildlife Service In Tourism Awards Victor P Taffa 2 Tasmanian Government enterprises in our National Parks have been listed as finalists in this year’s Tasmanian Tourism Awards, Premier Will Hodgman said. Three Capes Track Three Capes Track is a finalist in the Ecotourism category and the Aboriginal Discovery Ranger […]

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Construction Contract Tenders For Kalbarri Skywalk Project Announced By Minister

Construction Contract Tenders For Kalbarri Skywalk Project Announced By Minister

14 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Environment Stephen Dawson Milestone For Kalbarri Skywalk Project Victor P Taffa Tender valued at $4.59 Million awarded for skywalk construction Development will be fully accessible for people of all ages and abilities, including users of wheelchairs Completion of the world-class Kalbarri Skywalk project is one step closer, with the contract to […]

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Premier Welcomes Visitors To Western Wilds Drive

Premier Welcomes Visitors To Western Wilds Drive

12 October 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Welcoming Visitors To The Western Wilds Victor P Taffa Western Wilds drive will get visitors off the beaten track and out exploring Tasmania’s fascinating and spectacular west. Western Wilds project is part of the Government’s Tasmanian Journeys project, which included a $500,000 commitment to commence the journey. People all over Tasmania […]

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Tasmania Tourism Visitor Spend $140 Million More Than Previous Year

Tasmania Tourism Visitor Spend $140 Million More Than Previous Year

09 October 2018

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Tourism Growth Good For Tasmania Victor P Taffa People all over Tasmania are benefiting from Tasmania’s growing visitor economy and the Hodgman Government will continue to deliver on that plan. Premier Will Hodgman said not only to increase the number of visitors, but for them to stay longer, see more of […]

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2019 Incubator Event Fund Round 1 Applications Open Until 4 November 2018

2019 Incubator Event Fund Round 1 Applications Open Until 4 November 2018

08 October 2018

New South Wales Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall Funding Open For Grassroots Regional Events Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government is calling for organisers of all new events planned to be held in rural and regional New South Wales from January to June next year, to apply for grants of up […]

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South Australia’s National Visitor Expenditure Up 8 % Year Ending June 2018

South Australia’s National Visitor Expenditure Up 8 % Year Ending June 2018

07 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway Domestic Tourism Reaches Record Heights Victor P Taffa Latest tourism data shows South Australia’s national visitor expenditure has reached a record level of $5.6 Billion, up 8 % for the year ending June 2018. “There is so much to choose from in South Australia and […]

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Dreamtime Event Heads To Perth In December 2019

Dreamtime Event Heads To Perth In December 2019

06 October 2018

Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Perth Named As Host For Important Tourism Trade Event Victor P Taffa Tourism Australia’s Dreamtime event promotes Australia as a world-class incentive destination Second major Tourism Australia trade event secured for Western Australia in 2019 Supported by State Government, through Tourism WA, and Perth Convention Bureau State Government […]

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NTMEC First Round Funding For 2018/19 Announced

NTMEC First Round Funding For 2018/19 Announced

01 October 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Grants Strengthening Northern Territory’s Event And Festival Portfolio Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is investing in festivals and events across the Territory. Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss, today announced more than $467,000 through the first round of 2018/19 Northern Territory Major Events Company […]

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