- Published on Sunday, 26 June 2016 19:19
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Chinese investors in the Australian hotel property sector have been prolific over the past three years, and based on recent activity, JLL Hotels & Hospitality’s Peter Harper believes they’re likely to continue to play an increasingly important role in Australia’s tourism real estate industry.
- Published on Sunday, 26 June 2016 19:01
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Confidence to invest in hotels, motels and other tourism accommodation businesses in Victoria is set to be restored following a significant legislative change, according to the Accommodation Association of Australia.
- Published on Wednesday, 22 June 2016 21:03
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Tourism Accommodation Australia (TAA), has welcomed the NSW government’s commitment to tourism, with its continued strong funding of tourism promotion, along with major investment in the ‘engine room’ of the industry – labour and infrastructure development.
- Published on Wednesday, 22 June 2016 21:02
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The lights may have gone out on Vivid Sydney for another year, but AccorHotels are still revelling in the festival’s success, reporting a 34% increase in rooms sold, compared to last year’s event.
- Published on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 20:17
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The Sunshine Coast attracted three million domestic visitors in the year to March 2016, the highest figure for the region since March 2008, according to the latest National Visitor Survey (NVS) figures released today by Tourism Research Australia.
- Published on Wednesday, 08 June 2016 21:28
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Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC) has launched a national recruitment campaign for a new CEO. The position has become available following the resignation of Simon Ambrose, who was CEO from 2013 – 2016.
- Published on Wednesday, 08 June 2016 21:23
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Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC) and Tourism Events Queensland (TEQ) have used the onset of the southern winter to launch a new campaign calling for residents of southern states to take a ‘Vacation Migration’ to the ‘Sunny Coast’.
- Published on Wednesday, 08 June 2016 21:15
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Communities in Evans Head are the big winners with a $12 million upgrade approved for North Coast Holiday Parks (NCHP) Evans Head and more than $650,000 to be invested in the public community reserve.
- Published on Sunday, 05 June 2016 23:08
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These new flights between Vancouver and Brisbane ramp up to daily service on June 17, 2016.
- Published on Sunday, 05 June 2016 23:00
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The Gold Coast’s booming tourism industry welcomed news that international visitor expenditure in the city was up by 15.4% in the twelve months to March 2016, rounding off a hugely successful period for the city, with growth expected to continue.
- Published on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 19:47
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Australia’s major airlines are amongst the most efficient in the world and well position to manage fluctuations in the market and volatile oil prices, according to researchers at the University of Sydney Business School’s internationally respected Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS).
- Published on Wednesday, 01 June 2016 19:34
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A 40.8% increase in American tourists, a 95% increase in visitor nights by Germans, and continued growth in the New Zealand market saw the Sunshine Coast record a 7.1% increase in international visitor nights to 2.9 million visitor nights in the year ending March 2016.
- Published on Sunday, 29 May 2016 19:00
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Whale watching season is here – and that means whales are again being sighted off our coasts. So where are the best places to view these gentle giants?
- 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.