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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Rewards Wonder Campaign Showcases South Australian Talent

Rewards Wonder Campaign Showcases South Australian Talent

28 September 2018

South Australia Minister for Trade Tourism and Investment David Ridgway South Australian Stars Come Together To Showcase State In New Tourism Campaign Victor P Taffa An array of high-profile South Australians from Olympic athletes and AFL stars to award-winning chefs, musicians and winemakers feature in an innovative new South Australian Tourism Commission campaign, unveiled today. […]

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$1 Million Fish Competition Returns In 2018

$1 Million Fish Competition Returns In 2018

26 September 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss $1 Million Fish Boost Reels In Tourism And Jobs Victor P Taffa World’s best fishing competition returns for an extended fourth season with more chances than ever to catch a $1 Million fish. This year’s competition will see the number of $1 Million fish increased to […]

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Tasmanian Visitor Survey Shows Growth For All 4 Regions In Year To June 2018

Tasmanian Visitor Survey Shows Growth For All 4 Regions In Year To June 2018

21 September 2018

Tasmania Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff All Regions Benefiting From Visitor Growth Victor P Taffa Tasmania is now a better place to live than ever before and a priority for the Hodgman Government is to ensure that even more Tasmanians and their communities benefit from the jobs and economic growth generated from a strong visitor economy. […]

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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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