Monthly Archives: June 2016

Winter festival

Skate into Winter Festival in the City

Canberra has been added to the national line up of Winter Festival Australia, which opened in Garema Place last week. Run over three weeks, the Winter Festival hosts a range of snow and ice related activities and European-style pop up…

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TIAC International Flight Forum

The Canberra Business Chamber is hosting a Tourism Industry Advisory Council (TIAC) International Flight Forum on Tuesday 5 July at QT Canberra.

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Temporary visitor information centre pops up

A pop up Canberra Region Visitor Centre will operate from Regatta Point from today while the finishing touches are made to the information centre’s new permanent home within the National Capital Exhibition building.

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Uber Morning Tea at the National Portrait Gallery

The Canberra and Region Visitors Centre (CRVC) hosted a morning tea for Canberra’s Uber drivers at the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) this week. Similar to the biannual Cabbies Breakfast, the morning tea aims to update drivers on upcoming tourism activities…

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ACT Event Fund open for applications

The ACT Government is inviting applications to the ACT Event Fund from events and festivals that will take place in 2017.

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VisitCanberra Regional Tourism Workshop

The commencement of Singapore Airlines’ direct international services from Singapore to Canberra and Canberra to Wellington from 20 September will open up the Canberra Region and southern New South Wales to new markets.

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Canberra visitation continues to grow

The latest Tourism in the ACT Snapshot has just been released based on the Tourism Research Australia’s National and International Visitor Surveys, for the period ending March 2016.

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Tourism Awards nominations close Friday 17 June

Nominations for the 2016 Canberra Region Tourism Awards close this Friday 17 June.

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Floriade 2016 industry briefing

Events ACT invites you to attend a Floriade 2016 industry briefing, to be held on Thursday 16 June 2016, in the Four Seasons Room at the Pavilion on Northbourne from 8.15am – 8.45am, followed by refreshments.

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ATE 2016 wrap up

ATE media marketplace VisitCanberra’s PR and Media team attended the annual Australian Tourism Exchange Media Marketplace on 14 May 2016. Media Marketplace is a Tourism Australia program that brings influential travel and lifestyle journalists to Australia to meet state tourism organisation…

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