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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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Aussie barley headed to Mexico no small beer (Ministerial)

5 Feb 2021 Mexico

Australian barley is heading to a significant new market this month after the nation’s biggest grains exporter, CBH Group, signed a deal to ship 30,000 tonnes of malting barley to Heineken Mexico.

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Bushfire video series shows community recovery (Ministerial)

1 Feb 2021

The recovery of all Australians affected by the Black Summer bushfires remains a high priority for the Coalition Government.

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Ad blitz to send Aussies packing (Ministerial)

31 Jan 2021 Tourism

A week-long tourism advertising blitz launched today will drive Australians to book domestic holidays and give our tourism industry a much-needed boost.

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$30 million already paid to support travel agents (Ministerial)

22 Jan 2021 Tourism

The Morrison Government is delivering emergency support to Australian travel agents, with more than $33 million in COVID-19 Consumer Travel Support Program payments already made.

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Australia’s free trade agreements deliver more tariff cuts (Ministerial)

1 Jan 2021

Starting today, Australian farmers and businesses will benefit from more tariff cuts delivered by our network of free trade agreements.

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Working with the tourism industry to drive recovery (Ministerial)

29 Dec 2020 Tourism

Australia’s health and economic success at managing COVID-19 means we are well-placed to recover and grow our domestic and international tourism sector.

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WTO action to defend interests of Australia’s barley producers (Ministerial)

16 Dec 2020

The Liberal-National Government will continue to defend the interests of our barley producers and exporters by taking action in the World Trade Organization (WTO) over China's imposition of anti-dumpi ...

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International freight flights take off with Tasmanian Christmas goodies

16 Dec 2020

Top Tasmanian produce is today being loaded onto the first regular international flight out of Hobart for more than 20 years, bound for holiday feast tables across Asia.

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Export Finance Australia Board Appointments (Ministerial)

14 Dec 2020

The Morrison Government has today announced a number of changes to the Export Finance Australia Board, as the organisation continues to support Australian exporters throughout the COVID-19 pandemic an ...

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Trade agreement with the Pacific enters into force (Ministerial)

13 Dec 2020

Farmers, businesses and investors across Australia and the Pacific will have their trade opportunities boosted from today with the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus (PACER Plus) comi ...

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Recognising Australia’s remarkable exporters (Ministerial)

11 Dec 2020

Australia’s innovative exporters and investors have today been recognised for the contribution they make to our economy at the online Remarkable Australian Exporters’ Showcase.

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Reforms to the Export Market Development Grants scheme pass Parliament (Ministerial)

11 Dec 2020

The Parliament has today passed legislation that backs Australian businesses to grow their exports and create jobs through reforms to the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme.

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Recognising resilient Aussie exporters in 2020

11 Dec 2020

Australian exporters who adapted to the challenges of 2020 by embracing technology, developing new products and breaking into different markets are being recognised for their inspiring achievements.

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New push to urge young Kiwis to take a working holiday this summer (Ministerial)

10 Dec 2020

Young New Zealanders are being urged to take a working holiday in Australia this summer and enjoy opportunities in our agricultural, tourism and hospitality sectors, particularly those in regional are ...

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Australia-Singapore digital trade agreement kicks-off (Ministerial)

9 Dec 2020 Singapore

The Australia-Singapore Digital Economy Agreement (DEA) has kicked-off, setting a new global benchmark for digital trade rules and providing more digital trade opportunities for businesses and consume ...

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Australians urged to give the gift of travel this holiday period (Ministerial)

4 Dec 2020

Tourism Australia has today kicked-off a new campaign encouraging Australians to support our tourism industry and jobs this festive season by gifting a holiday or a travel experience.

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