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Data innovations help visitors and operators THRIVE

29 Aug 2022 Success stories

Tourism Tracker, the Best of Queensland Experiences Program and Tourism Research Australia collect data on traveller behaviour to improve visitor experiences in Australia’s visitor economy.

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New push to help Tassie tourism spring back (Ministerial)

26 Aug 2022 Media releases

Australians will be enticed to plan and book a holiday in Tasmania, as part of a new campaign promoting Tassie as the ideal location for a road trip this spring.

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More success for the India Digital Education Hub

26 Aug 2022 Education news

Launched in 2020, the program is aimed at promoting Australia as a world class education destination while building a sustainable platform for the sector’s recovery in India. In 2022 the program has e ...

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Survey demonstrates continued strong perceptions of Australian education in China

26 Aug 2022 Education news

Austrade commissioned research in China to investigate international education preferences and decision-making. A survey for the report found Australia to be the second most attractive country for stu ...

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Senex to invest more than A$1 billion to boost Australia’s gas supply

25 Aug 2022 Investor Update

Senex is investing more than A$1 billion to expand its natural gas development in Queensland’s Surat Basin.

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Insight – How responsible tourism contributes to a more sustainable visitor economy

24 Aug 2022 Insights

An increasing number of tourists are looking for sustainable travel experiences. More than 70% of travellers indicate they would make more effort to travel sustainably in the coming year. This is up 1 ...

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Jobs and Skills Summit 2022: Trade is part of the solution (Ministerial)

23 Aug 2022 Media releases

Today Minister for Trade and Tourism Don Farrell, and Assistant Minister for Trade and Assistant Minister for Manufacturing Tim Ayres, will host a trade and investment roundtable in Canberra.

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Austrade and Studyportals Q2 reports on prospective students’ online search behaviour

23 Aug 2022 Education news MIP subscriber content

The second report series compares changes in the online search behaviour of prospective students on Study Australia and Studyportals search platforms between Q1 2022 (January - March) and Q2 2022 (Apr ...

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Beston Global Food: Sweet export dreams are made of cheese

22 Aug 2022 Success stories

Beston Global Food is exporting its premium cheese to Thailand after securing a distribution agreement with one of the country’s top food importers.

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Melbourne’s Massive Monster set for a huge launch

22 Aug 2022 Success stories

Massive Monster is an indie studio based in Melbourne that makes highly distinctive personality games. Its Cult of the Lamb is set for release in August 2022.

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Aussie startup gives new twist to role-playing games

22 Aug 2022 Success stories

Australian games-developer Drop Bear Bytes has developed a new type of role-playing game with the help of grants from the Australian and Victorian governments.

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Austrade helps bespoke washing-equipment maker export to Asia

18 Aug 2022 Success stories

Melbourne-based Rhima is now selling advanced, bespoke washing machinery into Asia. Austrade helped the company find partners.

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Australia joins the Global Cross-Border Privacy Rules Forum (Ministerial)

17 Aug 2022 Media releases

Australia has joined the Global Cross-Border Privacy Rules (Global CBPR) Forum, a multilateral initiative which aims to better facilitate the flow of data across borders.

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Melbourne craft distillery Starward Whisky rises to the top of the world

17 Aug 2022 Success stories

Starward Whisky has won global awards – including the Most Awarded Distillery of the Year in 2022 – for its bright, fruity whisky.

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SVG launches US$50m agtech venture fund in Australia

16 Aug 2022 Investor Update

SVG is launching a US$50 million agtech venture fund in Australia.

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India skills delivery webinar – 7 September 2022

16 Aug 2022 Education news

As part of the new Australia-India Future Skills Initiative (FSI), Austrade is hosting a webinar for Australian skills, training and vocational education providers on the India skilling opportunity.

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Export opportunities have moved

16 Aug 2022 Education news

Education export opportunities in the MIP have moved to a new digital platform, MyAustrade. Read this new advice on how to register.

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CWP Global thinks big (26GW-big) for Australia’s hydrogen revolution

10 Aug 2022 Success stories

Renewable energy company, CWP embarks on 26GW mega project for solar-wind power generation in Western Australia.

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Aussie student recruitment platform bets big on India

9 Aug 2022 Success stories

Australia’s largest student recruitment marketplace, Global Study Partners (GSP), is betting big on India.

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Sledgehammer Games’s Aussie offshoot powers ahead

9 Aug 2022 Success stories

In 2019, US-based Sledgehammer Games chose Melbourne as a first stop in its global expansion program. After just three years, the Melbourne studio helped launch the latest first-person shooter game in ...

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