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Tourism industry scores new advocate in Turnbull cabinet reshuffle

by Anne Majumdar

PM appoints new tourism advocate in massive weekend shake-out. Bill Shorten says it won’t change where he goes on holidays.

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Tony South to be new Tourism Australia Chair

by Hannah Edensor

Tourism Australia is gearing up for a new chairman, with an announcement made at the TTF Leadership Forum yesterday.

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Govt urges tourists to take a hike

by Daisy Melwani / AAP

Regional Australia will receive a chunk of the government’s tourism money pot.

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Tourism funding race heats up in QLD

by Daisy Melwani

The sunshine state is expecting a boost in tourism after three projects were given the green light to receive over $360,000 in funding.

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Hong Kong next on the agenda

by Hannah Edensor

Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb is set to drop in to Hong Kong to further push trade and tourism.

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Tourism could be Australia’s golden ticket

by Daisy Melwani

Tourism can be Australia’s fastest growing sector of this decade, but needs “vision”.

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Robb rallies for more beds

by Daisy Melwani

Australia needs 20,000 more high quality hotel beds by 2020 or risk losing out in international tourism growth.

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Australia cancels membership to World Tourism Organisation, industry irked

Anger has mounted following Trade Minister Andrew Robb’s cancellation of Australia’s membership to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), […]

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Tour operators face demerit points under new Code

Australian inbound tour operators will be primed for a boost in 2015 following a suite of new measures to ensure […]

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Trashed survey sparks new calls for Tourism Minister

The Survey of Tourist Accommodation was reportedly binned before making its way to Trade Minister Andrew Robb for advice, prompting […]

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End of road for T-QUAL accreditation scheme

The T-QUAL accreditation scheme has been consigned to the dustbin as the government cited insufficient funding and a lack of […]

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Air boost to deliver growth over Chinese New Year

Chinese airlines have been granted approval to exceed weekly air capacity entitlements to the major Australian gateways over Chinese New […]

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