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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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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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