Monthly Archives: September 2016

tourism awards

Save the date – Tourism Awards Gala Presentation

The 2016 Canberra Region Tourism Awards Gala Presentation will be held on Friday 11 November at the National Arboretum Canberra.

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East Hotel awarded Best Suite/Apartment Hotel at AHA National Awards

East Hotel was announced the winner of the Best Suite/Apartment Hotel category at the Australian Hotels Association (AHA) 2016 National Awards for Excellence.

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Advertising opportunity – Canberra Visitor Guide 2017

VisitCanberra presents an opportunity to industry for advertising in its print and digital editions of the Canberra Visitor Guide 2017. 

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Restaurant and Catering Awards winners announced

VisitCanberra congratulates the winners of the 2016 Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.

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Flight touchdown a significant day for Canberra

Canberra today welcomed the first passengers on Singapore Airlines Flight 291 signalling the start of direct international flights to the nation’s capital.

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ARTN convention program and presenter information released

The Australian Regional Tourism Network (ARTN) has released the full 2016 ARTN convention program and presenter information.

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Canberra Helicopters

See the magic of Floriade from the air

For the first time visitors will be able to see the magic of Floriade from 305 meters above on a Canberra Helicopters flight.

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TIAC pre-election lunch forum

The Canberra Business Chamber will be hosting a Tourism Industry Advisory Council (TIAC) pre-election lunch forum on Wednesday 28 September. 

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Advertising Opportunity – Singapore Airlines in-flight magazine, Silverkris

Following the commencement of direct flights to Canberra, the November edition of Singapore Airlines’ in-flight magazine, Silverkris, will include an eight to 10 page feature on Canberra.

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International Terminal opens and ready to welcome international visitors to Canberra

The Canberra Airport’s new International Terminal was officially opened today, ahead of Singapore Airlines’ historic first direct flights in five days time.

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Grants enlivening the city centre

The next round of applications has opened for In The City’s Grants in the City program. Launched in June this year, Grants in the City aims to enliven the city by supporting projects and events from the community. The program’s…

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Floriade 2016 is in bloom this weekend

Australia’s biggest celebration of spring, Floriade, officially opens tomorrow, Saturday 17 September.

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