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Trade, Tourism and Investment critical to economic recovery and jobs (Ministerial)

7 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government is continuing to support trade, tourism and investment in the 2020-21 Budget as part of Australia’s Economic Recovery Plan to get more Australians into jobs.

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Safe travel zone with New Zealand (Ministerial)

2 Oct 2020

The Australian Government is establishing a Safe Travel Zone with New Zealand.

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New data reinforces importance of tourism rebound to our economic recovery (Ministerial)

2 Oct 2020

The Morrison Government’s tourism support and recovery plans, coupled with getting more Australians travelling around Australia, will be critical to the rebound of our tourism industry, with new quart ...

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Funding helps regions on road to bushfire recovery (Ministerial)

18 Sep 2020

Music festivals, art installations, sporting events and a coastal headland walking trail are among 95 projects to receive a share in more than $7 million in funding support for communities in fire-aff ...

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New data shows Australians are starting to head back to the regions (Ministerial)

11 Sep 2020

Regional tourism rebounded by over $1 billion in the month of June, according to new monthly figures released today by Tourism Research Australia (TRA).

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Event grants to boost regional tourism (Ministerial)

7 Aug 2020

The Morrison Government has today announced $245,000 in funding for 10 new events and projects in fire-affected regions in South Australia, Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales to support the comm ...

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Grants to help get tourists back into our fire-affected regions (Ministerial)

20 Jun 2020

The Morrison Government has today announced funding support for 24 events and festivals in fire affected regions, under the Regional Tourism Bushfire Recovery Grants program, as Australia navigates it ...

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Getting tourists back into fire-affected regions (Ministerial)

11 Feb 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. The Reg ...

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Tourism Australia Board appointment (Ministerial)

3 Jul 2019

The Morrison Government is pleased to announce today, the appointment of Penny Fowler to the Tourism Australia Board of Directors.

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Australia targets new and emerging tourism markets (Ministerial)

19 Jun 2019

Record numbers of tourists from South and South East Asia are spearheading strong growth in new and emerging markets, according to the latest International Visitor Survey released today.

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Cultural tourism front and centre of new tourism partnership (Ministerial)

8 Apr 2019

High value international visitors seeking bespoke and premium tourism experiences will be the focus of a new partnership launched today between Tourism Australia and Australia’s most iconic arts and c ...

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Funding boost to lure more Chinese tour groups down under (Ministerial)

5 Feb 2019

The Liberal-National Government has today announced $11 million in funding to attract more Chinese tour group tourists to Australia.

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Funding for Kakadu a major win for tourism in the Top End (Ministerial)

14 Jan 2019

Kakadu National Park is set for a $216 million upgrade designed to lure more visitors to the iconic Australian landmark and drive more investment and jobs in the Territory.

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