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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 Fintech

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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More support for tourism operators (Ministerial)

17 Mar 2021 Tourism

The Morrison Government will provide $12 million to help smaller tourism operators promote their business and reach new customers to take advantage of the Government-backed 800,000 discounted holiday ...

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Digital tools to help Australian businesses (Ministerial)

17 Mar 2021

The Morrison Government today launches a range of digital tools to help Australian businesses to reach new international markets and customers.

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Next step in WTO process to support barley producers (Ministerial)

15 Mar 2021 China

Australia will request the World Trade Organization (WTO) establish a dispute settlement panel in the next phase of the process to resolve anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed on Australian ...

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Discount flights to bring tourists to Hobart (Ministerial)

15 Mar 2021 Tourism

Thousands of extra visitors will fly into Hobart giving the local economy a major boost, after the city was added to the list of tourist destinations in the Coalition Government’s new Tourism Aviation ...

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Townsville becomes cheap flight destination (Ministerial)

13 Mar 2021 Tourism

The cost of flights to Townsville will be cut in half, giving local businesses and the economy a significant boost.

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Gold Coast a winner from Government’s tourism package (Ministerial)

12 Mar 2021 Tourism

The Gold Coast will be one of the big winners from the Morrison Government’s new $1.2 billion tourism package offering 800,000 half-price airfares and extended support for local wildlife attractions a ...

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Tourism and aviation’s flight path to recovery (Ministerial)

11 Mar 2021

Australia’s airlines, hotels and caravan parks, restaurants and bars, travel agents and tourism operators are set for a rush of hundreds of thousands of tourists as part of a new $1.2 billion support ...

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Campaign gets Australians to holiday in the city (Ministerial)

4 Mar 2021

The Morrison Government today launches the latest tourism advertising campaign focussed on encouraging Australians to take a holiday in a major city.

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Funding boost for Scenic Rim festival (Ministerial)

1 Mar 2021 Tourism

A month-long festival starting today that showcases the spectacular Gondwana Rainforests will create jobs and support local businesses, thanks to funding from the Morrison Government.

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Bridge to unite Australian and UK space industries (Ministerial)

24 Feb 2021 Aerospace

Ties between the Australian and UK space industries have been strengthened with the signing of a new arrangement to increase connection, exchange and investment.

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Promoting Australian higher education to the world (Ministerial)

24 Feb 2021

The Morrison Government is promoting Australia's world-class higher education and online learning offering to more than 12 million people around the globe.

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$40 million Indigenous tourism fund to assist recovery (Ministerial)

19 Feb 2021

The Morrison Government today announced new support for Indigenous tourism through comprehensive package of business support and grants under the $40 million Indigenous Tourism Fund.

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Tasmania’s Wineglass Bay gets $7.2 million tourist boost (Ministerial)

11 Feb 2021

Tasmania’s tourism industry will get a significant boost from a $7.2 million upgrade to facilities at the famous Wineglass Bay lookout funded by the Morrison Government, with a second lookout official ...

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Boost for Australia’s business events sector (Ministerial)

11 Feb 2021

The Gold Coast is open for business as one of Australia’s premier convention destinations and the Morrison Government is supporting local events through a $50 million program.

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Supporting the Whitsundays tourism industry (Ministerial)

9 Feb 2021

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan said today the Coalition Government was working with the tourism sector on a post-JobKeeper plan.

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Supporting the Cairns and Port Douglas tourism industry (Ministerial)

8 Feb 2021

The Morrison Government is consulting with Cairns and Port Douglas tourism operators to help ensure the long-term viability of the Far North Queensland tourism industry.

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