• Arinex supports Wongabel Mabi Forest restoration

     Friday, March 31, 2023

    Australasian event management company Arinex has become the first to trial a new reforestation project open to business event groups visiting Tropical North Queensland. While in Cairns for the Arinex Conference, team members had an opportunity to learn about and …

  • Grant for businesses open for Accessible Tourism 2023

     Wednesday, March 22, 2023

    As part of $12 million Accessible Tourism Queensland Fund, applications open for $9 million financial assistance to make accessibility better for tourism experiences. 2023 Year of Accessible Tourism identifies the unexplored possibilities in terms of accessible tourism of $1.8 billion …

  • Queensland now accepting applications for $8 million Accessible Tourism Infrastructure grants

     Tuesday, March 21, 2023

    As part of the Palaszczuk Government’s $12 million investment in the 2023 Year of Accessible Tourism, Queensland is welcoming applications for $8 million Accessible Tourism Infrastructure grants of between $25,000 to $500,000 to support small to medium sized tourism and …

  • Western Down Region endorses new tourism & destination events strategy

     Tuesday, March 14, 2023

    In order to pave the way for new and exciting prospects in the region, the Western Downs Regional Council in Queensland, Australia has established a new five-year economic growth strategy, with targeted tourism and economic development initiatives. After considerable community …

  • Inclusive tourism – an opportunity for everyone

     Wednesday, November 23, 2022

    In a world where people have differing travel needs – from wheelchair users to vision-impaired, less mobile seniors or parents with toddlers – embracing inclusive travel offers significant opportunities according to inclusive travel advocate, Martin Heng. Heng, whose recently published …

  • ATEC: It’s time to sell Queensland to the world

     Monday, November 21, 2022

    As one of Australia’s most popular destinations for international visitors, Cairns will this week play host to more than 100 key international buyers – the people who will help reconnect the region to its tourism markets across the globe. Meeting …

  • Queensland government declares important tourism plan

     Friday, November 4, 2022

    The government of Queensland has unveiled a new 10 year tourism plan with an ambitious goal to more than double the overnight tourism expenditure of the Australian state to over $44 billion a year by 2032 before they arrange the …

  • Multi-million dollar, brand-new tourism campaign in Queensland

     Tuesday, August 30, 2022

    A multi-million dollar, brand-new tourism campaign has been unveiled to attract southerners to book a holiday in Queensland. The “Seize the Days” campaign looks forward to attract more than 6 million visitors to the sunshine state and add more than …

  • Visitor numbers in outback Queensland grew during the two years of pandemic restrictions

     Tuesday, June 7, 2022

    The number of visitors in outback Queensland grew during the two years of the COVID-19 induced travel restrictions. However, wet weather and steep prices of fuel are playing a spoilsport with tourists choosing to stay away during a time, when …

  • Funding for growing protected areas in Queensland

     Tuesday, April 5, 2022

    Prominent Queensland tourism and conservation organizations have come together to urge the state government to increase funding for growing protected areas in the state. The state government earlierspoke aboutexpanding the area of protected land in Queensland from 8.2% to 17%, …


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