Monthly Archives: April 2016

Moad tourists

ACT Tourism Development Assessment – growth opportunities for the visitor economy

It’s an exciting year for tourism in the ACT and region with international flights arriving in September. In preparation for the expected growth in tourism to the region over the next 5 years VisitCanberra is undertaking a Tourism Development Assessment…

Posted in Industry, Research |
Read more
Tourism Australia logo

Tourism Australia India Market Briefing

VisitCanberra in conjunction with Tourism Australia will host a market briefing session on India next Friday 6 May, at the Canberra Rex Hotel from 4.15pm – 5.15pm followed by refreshments.

Posted in Industry, International, Workshops |
Read more
Canberra Airport Departure Lounge

Canberra Airport unveils its designs for new international terminal facility

Canberra Airport today unveiled designs of the stunning new international departures lounge and arrivals hall which will greet the ACT Region’s first international passengers on September 21 this year.

Posted in General, Industry, Uncategorized |
Read more

ATEC KITE program – Monday 2 May registration now open for ATEC non members

The Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) has launched a new program to help businesses connect with the $36.6 bn international tourism market, one of Australia’s fastest growing exports – The Know-How for Inbound Tourism Excellence (KITE) program.

Posted in Industry, International, Uncategorized, Workshops |
Read more
AICR Receptionist of the Year - Madison Groom

Canberra leading global customer service excellence

Little National’s Madison Groom was awarded the AICR’s Receptionist of the Year 2015 trophy at a networking event this week. Madison won this prestigious title at last year’s AICR’s Receptionist of the Year competition, which focuses on promoting hotel front…

Posted in General, Industry, Labour & skills |
Read more
Tourism Awards Banner

Nominations now open for 2016 Canberra Region Tourism Awards

Over 100 tourism industry stakeholders attended the official launch of the 2016 Canberra Region Tourism Awards last night at Questacon.

Posted in Awards, Industry |
Read more
One Good Thing After Another Banner

Canberra’s New Movie Trailers Inspire Travellers

VisitCanberra’s new global marketing platform, One Good Thing After Another, begins rolling out this week, showcasing the capital region’s great diversity of experiences combined with their close proximity to each other.

Posted in Campaigns, Industry, Uncategorized |
Read more
Tourism Australia

Webinar on the tourism opportunity from India

Registration is open for a free webinar on Monday 2 May at 1:00PM AEDT for Australian tourism businesses to learn about the opportunity from the growing inbound market from India.

Posted in Industry, International, Uncategorized |
Read more
Corroboree Asia 2016

Corroboree Asia 2016 Seller registrations open

Seller applications are now open for the inaugural Corroboree Asia 2016 (CA16) to be held in Perth from 5-9 September. Online applications are open until Friday 6 May.

Posted in Events, International |
Read more

Canberra to host ATEC Meeting Place 2016

The ACT will this year play host to the Australian Tourism Export Council’s (ATEC) annual industry event, bringing more than 400 export tourism leaders to the nation’s capital in November.

Posted in Industry, International, Media, Uncategorized |
Read more
Destination Australia Conference

Destination Australia Conference video highlights available

Video recording highlights of speakers at the Destination Australia Conference 2016 and China Uncovered conference can now be viewed on the Tourism Australia website.

Posted in Events, Industry |
Read more
Canberra and Region Heritage Festival

Canberra and Region Heritage Festival kicks off this weekend

With over 150 events, the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival will run from 2 – 18 April with a plethora of tours, exhibitions, open days, talks, workshops and more. Entry to many of the events is free or just a…

Posted in Events |
Read more