- Published on Wednesday, 03 February 2016 22:02
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A new campaign promoting the Sunshine Coast as the major events capital of regional Australia was unveiled today by Visit Sunshine Coast and Sunshine Coast Council.
- Published on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 21:30
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Visit Sunshine Coast believes that Tourism Australia's new campaign focusing on the country's aquatic and coastal attractions will provide even greater stimulus for the Sunshine Coast's international marketing efforts.
- Published on Sunday, 24 January 2016 13:39
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The Sunshine Coast capped a stellar year with the announcement of a 19% increase in passenger numbers at Sunshine Coast Airport for December 2015.
- Published on Sunday, 24 January 2016 12:40
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Visit Sunshine Coast has appointed tourism sales and marketing professional Rachel Meyer as the group's international and domestic trade manager. She will start with the Regional Tourism Organisation in February, 2016.
- Published on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 22:07
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Tourism Accommodation Australia welcomed the NSW government's commitment to addressing the issues caused by the expansion of new so-called 'collaborative' economy, but called for urgent regulation of commercial short-term accommodation operators.
- Published on Wednesday, 20 January 2016 21:23
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Visit USA's annual expos this year will have over 55 USA-based tourist offices and suppliers join locally based operators to impart beneficial information through a marketplace format before and after a series of formal presentations.
- Published on Sunday, 17 January 2016 14:46
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Australian actor Chris Hemsworth has been announced as the global ambassador for Tourism Australia's new campaign, which will focus on the country's world-class aquatic and coastal experiences.
Australian tourism needs to focus on service standards to keep Chinese market in the ‘magic millions’ club, says TAA
- Published on Wednesday, 13 January 2016 19:31
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Growing the Chinese inbound market to over one million visitors is a triumph for Australian tourism, says TAA chair Martin Ferguson, but the industry will need to be able to access higher-levels of skilled workers if Australia is to continue growing the market.
- Published on Thursday, 17 December 2015 05:06
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The latest National Visitor Survey shows that the fall in the Australian dollar has led to a significant increase in domestic tourism.
- Published on Monday, 07 December 2015 09:19
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Tourism Accommodation Australia has said that the government's proactive actions to liberalise visas for tourists was having a profound impact on inbound travel to Australia – particularly from Asia.
- Published on Wednesday, 02 December 2015 21:08
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A new era has commenced for Sunshine Coast tourism, with the regional tourism organisation officially changing its identity to Visit Sunshine Coast.
- Published on Wednesday, 02 December 2015 20:29
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Sunshine Coast continued its strong international growth, with the latest International Visitor Survey statistics showing 4.5% increase in overseas visitors (to 256,000) for the year ending September 2015.
- Published on Monday, 24 February 2014 08:08
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New research has shown that Queensland communities recognise the importance of the growth of the Queensland tourism industry under the Newman government's DestinationQ strategy.
- Published on Monday, 24 February 2014 08:06
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International visitors to Australia grew 4.5 per cent in November, despite a fall in the number of arrivals from China following reforms to improve the experience for Chinese tourists, according to peak national industry body Tourism & Transport Forum.
- Published on Monday, 24 February 2014 08:04
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Trade minister Andrew Robb has urged US tourism operators and investors to partner with Australia in tapping the extraordinary growth potential in tourism into Australia from Asia.
- Published on Monday, 24 February 2014 08:01
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Four Queensland peak tourism industry associations have expressed grave concerns to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority over it's approval to dump 3.5 million cubic metres of port dredge from Abbot Point Coal Port into the waters of the world heritage listed Great Barrier Reef.
- Published on Monday, 03 February 2014 08:15
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An historic building in Cornwall, Ontario in California is being brought back to life after falling on hard times. When Robert Prowse purchased Chesley's Inn it was in pretty rough shape.