AUSTRALIA

Now, it’s time to look once again to Australia

It has recently been declared that Prince William and Kate are all set to explore Australia this summer. They will visit areas destroyed by the bushfires that left 33 people dead and over 2,000 homes demolished. And I say that …

  • Australia’s Sydney Harbour faces capacity problems which can decline tourism

    Published on : Monday, October 23, 2017

    Sydney is in the top list for the cruise tourism in Australia, but its capacity problems are raising concern which is slightly decimating the tourism industry.       The Sydney Harbour has the breathtakingly big, blue and beautiful, but …

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  • A quirky Aussie News Channel launched in global youth campaign by tourism Australia

    Published on : Wednesday, October 11, 2017

    The AUS$5m campaign is focused just about Aussie News Today, a news channel known to share “quirky, positive and funny stories from across Australia” on Facebook and Instagram respectively.   Nick Cummins, also called ‘The Honey Badger’, the Australian rugby …

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  • More Good News For Victorian Golf Fans

    Published on : Monday, October 9, 2017

    In a major coup for local golf fans, Melbourne will host the Emirates Australian Open Golf in 2020 and 2022.   Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren announced today that the Open will be played in Victoria for …

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  • New Tourism Australia campaign targets international young travelers

    Published on : Friday, October 6, 2017

    The Northern Territory has been featured in a new Tourism Australia campaign, with an aim to lure international young tourists.   This campaign will visit tourism attractions around Australia to showcase them to the world.   NT tourism operators Crocosaurus …

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  • Hobart City Council, Australia urges for clean fuel limits

    Published on : Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    The Hobart City Council, the local government area of Tasmania, Australia will call on the Federal Government to issue the fuel restrictions for the cruise ships when they are berthed in Hobart that are in place in Sydney Harbour.   …

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  • Shepparton is getting new railways in the current budget

    Published on : Monday, September 18, 2017

    Shepparton is a city on the flood plains of Goulburn River in northern Victoria, Australia, is getting its first railway connectivity with a sanction of more than $43million in funding in the annual Victorian Budget, which is widely applauded. It …

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  • Pip Close lands with her ‘dream job’ after relishing her tourism journey in Australia

    Published on : Saturday, August 12, 2017

    After two days, the opportunity could have gone far beyond like a 2008 Margaret River shiraz over dinner. Billie, a black Labrador would have been in Western Australia with its owner, Pip Close with her “dream job”. However, Pip Close, …

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  • Unlock our great outdoors or miss the tourism boat

    Published on : Friday, August 4, 2017

    Australia’s potential as one of the world’s leading nature-based tourism destinations will not be realised unless there is significant investment in making the wealth of our natural treasures more accessible to tourists, a new paper released today by the Tourism …

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  • China Southern to Fly to Adelaide Five Times a Week

    Published on : Thursday, August 3, 2017

    The largest airline in Asia, China Southern, today announced it will fly five direct flights per week between Guangzhou and Adelaide on a seasonal basis from December.   China Southern Airlines, which started flying to Adelaide in December 2016, provided …

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  • Tourism targeted as Northern Australia’s next super-growth sector

    Published on : Saturday, July 29, 2017

    The Federal Opposition’s commitment to inject $1 billion into a Northern Australia Tourism Infrastructure Fund if elected will ensure the tourism industry can reach its potential to be the region’s next super-growth sector, the Tourism & Transport Forum said today.   TTF …

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  • Arsenal FC touch down in Sydney

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    NSW Minister for Trade and Industry and Acting Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Niall Blair, today welcomed the reigning FA Cup Champions to Sydney.   “We are thrilled to have the Gunners here in Sydney, they’re one of the …

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  • NSW popular for walking holidays

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Destination NSW Chief Executive Officer Sandra Chipchase said, “NSW is the perfect place for a hiking holiday. The state is home to some of Australia’s most popular walking trails, as well as many hidden gems including superb multi-day hikes and …

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  • Increase of international visitors brings tourism boom for Australia

    Published on : Sunday, July 9, 2017

    Influx of international visitors has boosted the Australian economy significantly. In the last 12 months, visitors have reportedly spent a record $39.8 billion.   Australian Tourism and Transport Forum (TTF) Chief Executive, Margy Osmond said that the latest International Visitor …

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  • Proposal to make Adelaide Australia’s gateway to Europe

    Published on : Thursday, July 6, 2017

    Former Deputy Prime Minister, Tim Fisher, proposed Adelaide to be lobbying Qantas to set up a direct pathway from South Australia to Europe through a new fleet of Dreamliners.   The National Party leader, Trade minister and chairman of Tourism …

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  • ATEC: Visa reforms a positive for tourism

    Published on : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    The Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) today welcomed reforms to a number of visa arrangements for visitors from Spain, Argentina and India recently announced by the Federal Government.     “ATEC has actively lobbied for increases to the cap on …

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  • Tourism front of mind for NSW Government

    Published on : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    With NSW’s tourism industry going from strength to strength, Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Adam Marshall, will spend time meeting with industry representatives at a forum hosted by the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) in Sydney tomorrow. “NSW is …

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  • Regional rail commitment on track to power Victoria’s visitor economy

    Published on : Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    The agreement between the Federal and Victorian governments to deliver the long-awaited $1.6 billion commitment revamp of Victoria’s regional rail network will help to unlock regional Victoria’s tourism potential and support stronger visitor economies in local communities, the Tourism & …

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  • Record Domestic Travel Growth As More Aussies Choose To Holiday In Their Own Backyard

    Published on : Wednesday, June 21, 2017

    Australia’s domestic visitor economy continues to set new records with the latest figures for 2017 revealing strong growth in overnight trips, nights and expenditure.   The National Visitor Survey released today by Tourism Research Australia has confirmed that in the …

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  • Record domestic travel growth as more Aussies choose to holiday in their own backyard

    Published on : Wednesday, June 21, 2017

    Australia’s domestic visitor economy continues to set new records with the latest figures for 2017 revealing strong growth in overnight trips, nights and expenditure. The National Visitor Survey released today by Tourism Research Australia has confirmed that in the year …

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  • New York City is all geared up to lure Canadian visitors this year

    Published on : Tuesday, May 2, 2017

    New York’s tourism industry is quite tensed that many Canadian visitors are saying no to the ‘Big Apple’ because of U.S. President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy and heading north this week to attract Canucks and their tourism dollars.   …

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