Australian brands get more exposure in India

Media release 26 February 2020 Australian brands will now have exposure to hundreds of millions of extra potential customers with the launch of the Australian online store on Amazon India.  Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham who launched the new online store in Mumbai today, said the Australian store on Amazon India would…

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Aussie cuisine gets the taste test in India

Media release 25 February 2020 Vegemite, Carman’s, San Remo and Arnott’s are amongst the Australian food brands set to feature in a new Taste of Australia campaign, which will shine the spotlight on Australian products to millions of Indian consumers. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham today launched the Taste of Australia campaign…

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Boosting Australia’s tourism to Asia

Joint media release Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment The Hon Eva Lawler MLA, Acting Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture 22 February 2020   300 qualified Aussie Specialist travel agents from across Asia will descend upon Australia’s Top End when Darwin plays host to Tourism Australia’s Corroboree Asia event…

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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…

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Australia’s free trade deal with Peru kicks-off

Media release 12 February 2020   New export opportunities for Australian farmers and businesses will begin to flow from today with Australia’s free trade deal with Peru entering into force. Trade Minister Simon Birmingham said the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) would open new doors for a range of Australian exporters with the elimination of…

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Getting tourists back into fire-affected regions

Joint media release Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam, Assistant Minister for Regional Tourism 11 February 2020   The Morrison Government is backing tourist towns in fire-affected regions through a $10 million tourism events and visitor attractions initiative to support communities and protect local jobs.…

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