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UK travellers rank Australia dead last despite major advertising push

Looks like our days of dealing with raucous holidaying Poms may be coming to an end, sparking despair for local tourism operators and joy for those who enjoy having a quiet one at their local pub.

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Australia prepares to lift inbound travel ban as Scomo hints at further economic support for tourism

Our international border will be flinging open for fully vaccinated tourists in just weeks after two years of being closed to the world, so here’s a picture of the PM ogling some fish on a glass-bottomed boat to celebrate.

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Tourism

Inbound tourism recovery will rely on approval of China’s COVID vaccine, warns TTF boss

Margy Osmond gave the Senate a good talking too last week, also demanding to know why JobKeeper wasn’t coming back.

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Hotels

EXCLUSIVE: Travel habits of international travellers

by Tara Harrison

We too have our own travel habits. They involve beers before noon, a tattoo we can’t scrub off and a noticeable lack of undies. And that’s just travelling to and from work each day.

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Chinese visitors break 1 million mark

The number of Chinese tourists visiting Australia over a 12 month period has smashed through the one million mark for the first time.

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Aussie tourism hits new highs

by Anne Majumdar

It’s been a record-breaking year for the industry, but a number of issues must still be tackled in order to meet 2020 targets.

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Wholesalers

IPO plan for AOT after Helloworld snub

Just over a month after merger talks with Helloworld broke down, AOT Group looks set to list on the Australian Stock Exchange.

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Kiwi travellers still love Australia

Kiwis are travelling more than ever, with Australia the most popular destination. Figures released by Statistics New Zealand show residents […]

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Vic govt to push for tourist GST refund

Refunding GST to tourists when they leave the country will make Australia more attractive to big spenders, travel agents say. […]

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G Adventures "stunned" by Australia program success

G Adventures claims to have created a new market for travel to Australia with its Australia and New Zealand program, […]

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ATEC to go back to its core, says new MD

Redefining the value proposition being offered by the Australian Tourism Export Council to its members has been highlighted as a […]

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AOT in $5.2m deal for ATS Pacific

AOT Group has pledged to operate ATS Pacific “as usual” after acquiring the business from Jetset Travelworld for $5.2 million. […]

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