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Virgin to ramp up its US lobbying - The Australian

Virgin to ramp up its US lobbying - The Australian | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
The Age Virgin to ramp up its US lobbying The Australian Tourism Australia has been working more closely with Virgin Australia, which is now a major partner since Qantas cut financial ties with the government-funded tourism-marketing agency in 2012...
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New Chinese Tourism Law Makes a Dent in Arrival Statistics in Fourth Quarter ... - Forbes

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Book your tickets to the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards now ...

Book your tickets to the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards now ... | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
One hundred and eight six tourism businesses are in the line-up of finalists in the 2013 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards. Each of these businesses is already a winner – having achieved this status at their State and Territory ...
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Breaking News Asia Pacific tourism pioneer dies at 97 - eTurboNews

Breaking News Asia Pacific tourism pioneer dies at 97 - eTurboNews | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
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Breaking News Asia Pacific tourism pioneer dies at 97
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The Pacific Asia Travel Association's former president and tourism pioneer Matt Lurie has died, PATA has confirmed.
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Overseas visitor numbers continue to rise in Australia - Australia Forum

Overseas visitor numbers continue to rise in Australia - Australia Forum | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
Overseas visitor numbers continue to rise in Australia Australia Forum Tourism contributed over $115 million a day to the Australian economy and outpaced the growth of industries such as agriculture, mining and manufacturing according to figures...
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Australia welcomes Chinese tourism boom - ecns

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China has passed New Zealand to top the list of international tourists to New South Wales (NSW), the most populous state of Australia, according to Premier Barry O' Farrell.
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Industry prepares for Australian Tourism Summit 2014

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The Australia Tourism Summit 2014 will take place next month in Beverly Hills and highlight the benefits of event production Down Under.
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Weak yen and Australian dollar driving outbound tourism growth - South China Morning Post

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Weak yen and Australian dollar driving outbound tourism growth
South China Morning Post
Outbound tourism has seen its strongest growth this year since 2010, as weakening foreign currencies prompt Hongkongers to head abroad for bargains.
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Tourism generated A$115 million a day for Australia, ABS report

Tourism generated A$115 million a day for Australia, ABS report | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
Canberra, 19 December 2013, (Australian Bureau of Statistics) – Tourism contributed over $115 million a day to the Australian economy and outpaced the growth of industries such as agriculture, mining and manufacturing according to figures ...
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French/Australian festival CinefestOZ introduces $100000 prize - Screen International

French/Australian festival CinefestOZ introduces $100000 prize - Screen International | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
French/Australian festival CinefestOZ introduces $100000 prize Screen International They describe it as a “destination film festival” and, in line with this, the prize money and setup costs have been secured via a three-year sponsorship deal with...
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Concern tourism a low policy priority

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NEARLY half the nation's senior tourism executives believe the $98 billion tourism sector is a low priority for government policymakers even though it employs more than half-a-million staff, according to a survey.
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Maud cooks up a new idea - The West Australian

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Maud cooks up a new idea
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They were exciting yet daunting times for the Swedish migrant, who had a background in international tourism and two children aged under five.
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Tourism adds $115m per day to economy - CommBank MyWealth

CommBank MyWealth Tourism adds $115m per day to economy CommBank MyWealth Strong growth in tourism over the past few years has seen it overtake industries such as agriculture, mining and manufacturing, contributing $115m a day to the Australian...
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Tourism boom opens NSW coffers to keep rolling with the flow

Tourism boom opens NSW coffers to keep rolling with the flow | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
WITH the Coffs Coast enjoying a tourism bonanza, Andrew Fraser MP has encouraged the tourism industry to apply for funding to help keep the momentum rolling.
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Value of tourism to Victoria’s regions

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“Tourism is a valuable contributor to Victoria’s regional economies, worth $10.9 billion to regional Victoria and generating the employment of 109,000 people both directly and indirectly in 2011-12,” Ms Asher said.
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Outgoing Tourism Australia chief Andrew McEvoy urges change in South ... - Perth Now

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WA's Taste Master reluctant to leave - WA today

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WA's Taste Master reluctant to leave
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Rich Keam counts the 72-metre tree near Pemberton as the only challenge that's bested him in his enviable role as Tourism WA's "taste master" over the past four months.
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Sydney and NSW the places to be for Chinese visitors to our shores - The Daily Telegraph

Sydney and NSW the places to be for Chinese visitors to our shores - The Daily Telegraph | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
Sydney and NSW the places to be for Chinese visitors to our shores The Daily Telegraph "China has a massive middle class that increasingly wants to travel overseas for holidays - our China Tourism Strategy forecasts by 2020, Chinese tourism will be...
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Proposal to draw well-off tourists to state - Tasmania Examiner

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Proposal to draw well-off tourists to state Tasmania Examiner It said the commission should consider the impact of the scheme on car hire prices - now the lowest in the country - non-tourist visitors, the impact on tourism in Victoria and how to...
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Online agency invests in Chinese car rental company - Travel Weekly

Online agency invests in Chinese car rental company - Travel Weekly | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
China’s largest online travel agency, Ctrip.com International, has led a
$100 million funding round for China's biggest car rental company. (Online agency invests in Chinese car rental company: China’s largest online travel agency, Ctrip.c...
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Tourism outperforms Australian economy by 50%

Tourism outperforms Australian economy by 50% | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
Data from the 2012/13 Tourism Satellite Account shows both the value and potential of tourism as an economic development strategy for Australia, according to the Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF)...
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Minister says five star hotel will prompt competition - ABC Online

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Minister says five star hotel will prompt competition
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The Tourism Minister Liza Harvey says a new five-star hotel in Perth will lead to an improvement in similar accommodation across the city.
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Chinese overseas shopping behavior and trends n 2014 - eTurboNews

Chinese overseas shopping behavior and trends n 2014 - eTurboNews | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it
Chinese overseas shopping behavior and trends n 2014 eTurboNews China's broad Tourism Law went into effect on October 1, 2013, ushering in momentous changes in tourism operations, and resulting in sudden shifts in traffic, shopping habits and...
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Happy Holidays from Tourism Australia

Happy Holidays! Remember to put an Australian vacation on your new year resolutions list and have a fantastic 2014! http://t.co/6VJEvLu5ds!
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CinéfestOZ launches Australia’s richest film prize

CinéfestOZ launches Australia’s richest film prize | Australian Tourism Export Council | Scoop.it

CinéfestOZ announced today that it will present Australia’s richest film prize during the 2014 festival as part of a new three year sponsorship arrangement with Eventscorp WA"


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Bradley Woods's curator insight, December 20, 2013 10:13 PM

The CinéfestOZ Film Prize is a $100,000 award open to Australian feature films that meet the eligibility criteria. A Call for Entries phase will open 28 February, when the Guidelines will be made available, and close on 30th June 2014. The Festival Program of films and events in Busselton, Bunbury, Margaret River and surrounding areas is released early August.  

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