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Additional $130 million available to travel agents (Ministerial)

2 May 2021

Australian travel agents, inbound tour operators and tour wholesalers can now apply to access an additional $130 million in support from the Morrison Government.

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Expert panel to advise on visitor economy recovery (Ministerial)

30 Apr 2021

An expert panel will provide advice to government and the tourism industry to help drive the economic recovery of the tourism industry and ensure its long-term success.

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Red tape slashed on grants to support Australian exporters (Ministerial)

28 Apr 2021

The Morrison Government is cutting more red tape to make it easier to do business, with the release today of simpler rules to access export grants.

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Boosting supply chain resilience (Ministerial)

28 Apr 2021 Japan India

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan joined his Indian and Japanese counterparts to launch a new initiative designed to boost supply chain resilience in our region.

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Going, going, almost gone – book your half-price holiday now (Ministerial)

25 Apr 2021

Australian aviation is once again booming thanks to more than $3.8 billion of industry support invested by the Federal Government since the COVID-19 pandemic began, with the tourism industry's bounce- ...

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Additional support for business events (Ministerial)

15 Apr 2021

The Morrison Government is taking action to provide additional support for Australia’s business events industry.

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New Austrade CEO starts today (Ministerial)

14 Apr 2021

The new CEO of Austrade, Xavier Simonet, starts work today with a brief to further drive export opportunities for Australian businesses to support jobs and growth at home.

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Advancing FTA negotiations and vaccine diplomacy (Ministerial)

14 Apr 2021 United Kingdom

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan will travel to Europe and the United Kingdom for further Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations, to encourage investment in Australia and to discu ...

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Additional funding to support travel agents (Ministerial)

11 Apr 2021

The Morrison Government will provide an additional $130 million to support travel agents.

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Port Macquarie region proud to mark its bicentenary (Ministerial)

8 Apr 2021

Celebrations in Cowper will be in full swing when the Mid North Coast marks 200 years with help from the Morrison-McCormack Government.

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Encouraging more New Zealanders to holiday in Australia (Ministerial)

8 Apr 2021

The Morrison Government today launches a new $3 million advertising campaign to encourage New Zealanders to holiday in Australia and support our domestic tourism industry.

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Australia welcomes two-way Trans-Tasman travel (Ministerial)

6 Apr 2021

Australia’s flight-path to recovery is well underway with the Australian Government welcoming the New Zealand Government's announcement that it will join the Safe Travel Zone between Australia and New ...

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Boosting business ties with India (Ministerial)

6 Apr 2021 India

The trade and investment relationship between Australia and India will be strengthened by the launch today of the Australia India Business Exchange (AIBX).

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Action plan to boost Australia’s services exports (Ministerial)

6 Apr 2021

Post-COVID reform, trade expansion and diversification are at the heart of the Morrison Government’s first national strategy to boost services exports beyond education and tourism.

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Lake Jindabyne lights up in 2021 (Ministerial)

1 Apr 2021

The Morrison Government is providing $22,000 to support the Jindabyne community host the popular Jindabyne Lake Light Sculpture Festival, which runs from 2 -5 April.

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Tilba Festival shines brightly again (Ministerial)

31 Mar 2021

The popular Tilba Festival returns this weekend celebrating local heritage, food and music thanks to support from the Morrison Government.

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Half-price airfares to power tourism recovery (Ministerial)

31 Mar 2021

Australians are expected to snap up 800,000 half-price airfares with the first tickets going on sale at midnight tonight.

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Fintech Agreement Boosts Fast-Growing Sector

30 Mar 2021

Australia’s burgeoning fintech sector will receive additional support to expand overseas and attract productive foreign investment under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today by the Austral ...

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More support for our travel agents (Ministerial)

19 Mar 2021

Australian travel agents will receive an additional $130 million from a second round of the Morrison Government’s COVID-19 Consumer Travel Support Program.

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Australia still a great place to do business (Ministerial)

18 Mar 2021

The Morrison Government’s health and economic response to COVID-19 has put Australia’s recovery among the world’s leading nations, according to an analysis of global data.

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