- Published on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 21:39
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Following a number of highly competitive bids from capital cities and regional centres all around Australia, Queensland’s Sunshine Coast has been successful in winning the right to host the Australian Event Awards from 2016-2018.
- Published on Wednesday, 25 May 2016 21:24
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Significant surge in mobile demand from Chinese travellers
- Published on Sunday, 22 May 2016 19:30
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Singapore by deploying its state-of-the-art Airbus A330-200 aircraft, effective June 1, 2016.
- Published on Sunday, 22 May 2016 19:19
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The Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion Project is another step closer towards delivery, with the Minister for State Development Anthony Lynham today releasing the State Coordinator General’s report accepting the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the project.
- Published on Thursday, 19 May 2016 00:26
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STR’s April 2016 Pipeline Report shows 586,199 rooms in 2,528 projects under contract in the Asia Pacific region.
- Published on Wednesday, 18 May 2016 21:41
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Australia's peak hotel industry body, Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA), has welcomed the federal government's announcement today that there would be a six-month postponement of the introduction of the 'backpacker tax' to allow a 'whole of government' review into working holiday visas.
- Published on Sunday, 15 May 2016 23:08
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Meeting spend is rising globally, led by the Asia Pacific region with a 2.1% expected rise predicted for 2016, according to a telling new infographic.
- Published on Sunday, 15 May 2016 22:55
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Sunshine Coast Airport is set to become the destination of choice for even more passengers with Jetstar to launch direct flights from Adelaide to the Sunshine Coast three times a week from September this year.
- Published on Wednesday, 11 May 2016 20:14
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Visitors to Kakadu will be able to camp in comfort and style from July, with pop-up hotel operator, Flash Camp, setting up at Cooinda Camping Ground for the dry season.
- Published on Wednesday, 11 May 2016 20:09
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With the arrival of whale watching season, more than 18,000 whales are expected to make their way up the New South Wales coast.
- Published on Sunday, 08 May 2016 18:34
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Australia’s Nature Coast is being showcased in the UK market through a multi-faceted digital marketing campaign featuring some of Britain’s best known wildlife personalities.
- Published on Sunday, 08 May 2016 18:18
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Domestic and international visitors are set to benefit from increased levels of service as a result of the commencement of the Seasonal Worker Programme Northern Australia tourism pilot, according to Australia's accommodation industry.
- Published on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 20:35
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Arsenal football fans have now begun planning their trip to Sydney and NSW, following the team’s match date announcement for their two-game tour in 2017. The Gunners will play Sydney FC on Thursday July 13, 2017, and the Western Sydney Wanderers on Saturday July 15, 2017.
- Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 21:06
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Thinking outside the box, and in a bid to bolster low season sales, Queensland’s Tangalooma Island Resort has announced it will be presenting the very first ‘Tangalooma Laughs Comedy Festival’ on Friday 13 May and Saturday 14 May.
- Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 20:57
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The 30th anniversary of the release of Crocodile Dundee is expected to provide a significant boost to tourism in Kakadu, where most of the film’s Australian scenes were shot.
- Published on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 20:49
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The Australian government's decision to approve the extension of Hobart Airport's runway will encourage more international visitors to visit Tasmania, triggering more hotel guestroom nights according to the Accommodation Association of Australia.
- Published on Wednesday, 20 April 2016 20:51
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The announcement in Shanghai today of simpler visitor visa rules for Chinese citizens is a welcome move that will make Australia more attractive to this key market for business events, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux said today.