Accommodation Association News
Qantas will be adding more than 1,700 seats per week on services between Melbourne and Tasmania from 29 October 2012.
Visitors to the Australian Alps, the Kimberley, Kangaroo Island and ten other National Landscapes of Australia will benefit from a $1 million funding boost announced last week by the Minister for Tourism, Martin Ferguson AM MP.
“Let’s make no mistake that this decision is a disappointing outcome for Sydney at the expense of marginal Government held electorates in Queensland”, Mr Jefferies said today.
ACT Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Andrew Barr MLC has encouraged all tourism event organisers to consider applying for the 2012-13 funding round of the Events Assistance Program (EAP), which opened yesterday.
A showcase of Aboriginal culture and Australian wildlife will be established on the Gold Coast through a $1 million Strategic Tourism Investment Grant (STIG).