Arts ard creativity strong drivers of Australia’s domestic tourism

Joint media release The Hon Paul Fletcher MP, Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment 17 February 2020   The Morrison Government welcomes new research which demonstrates the important role of arts and culture in driving domestic tourism. The Australia Council’s report Domestic Arts…

Backpackers given green light to help with bushfire recovery

Joint media release The Hon Alan Tudge MP, Minister for Population, Cities and Urban Infrastructure, Acting Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment The Hon David Littleproud, Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management, Deputy Leader of the Nationals 17 February 2020…

Highlighting to the world that Australia is open for business

Media release 07 February 2020   The Morrison Government is backing Australia’s largest annual travel and tourism business-to-business event, with Tourism Australia today announcing $6.5 million in initiatives to boost participation at the 2020 Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE). Tourism Australia’s annual ATE event is Australia’s largest tourism trade event, connecting tourism operators from across Australia…