Monthly Archives: October 2016


Save the date: Destination Canberra Conference

VisitCanberra is proud to announce the second annual Destination Canberra Conference to be held on Thursday 16 February 2017. The conference will focus on key destination marketing opportunities in the ACT and Canberra region and is aimed at industry professionals…

Posted in Industry, Workshops |
Read more
A History of the World in 100 objects, 50,000th visitor celebration

100 Objects exhibition the Museum’s most popular to date

With 50,000 visitors already having seen A History of the World in 100 Objects: from the British Museum, the National Museum of Australia is on track to break its exhibition visitation record.

Posted in Exhibitions, General |
Read more
Sarah Collingwood

Four Winds owner up for Australian Women in Wine Award

Congratulations to Murrumbateman’s Four Winds Owner Sarah Collingwood who has been named one of four finalists in the Australian Women in Wine Awards.

Posted in Awards, General |
Read more

Ian Potter Foundation National Conservatory design winner announced

Sydney-based architect firm CHROFI has won the national competition to design the new Ian Potter National Conservatory at the Australian National Botanic Gardens.

Posted in General |
Read more
VG - canberra

Ad sales close Friday for 2017 Visitor Guide

A final reminder to industry that advertising opportunities in both the print and digital app editions of the Canberra Region Visitor Guide 2017 close this Friday, 21 October.

Posted in Industry |
Read more

ATE seller applications deadline

Seller applications for Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) 2017 close Thursday 27 October.

Posted in Industry, International |
Read more
Tourism Australia

Tourism Australia offers insights into key international markets

Tourism Australia has published one-page traveller snapshots outlining the motivations for travel and perceptions of Australia for travellers from key international markets.

Posted in Industry, International |
Read more
Invitation Canberra Region Tourism Awards

Invitation: Canberra Region Tourism Awards Gala Dinner

VisitCanberra, in partnership with the National Capital Attractions Association, invites you to attend the 2016 Canberra Region Tourism Awards Gala Presentation and Celebration Dinner.

Posted in Events, Industry |
Read more
ATDW online

New expiry dates for ATDW listings

Did you know that your ATDW business listing has an expiry date?

Posted in ATDW, Industry |
Read more
Festival of Flavour

Exciting new food and wine event celebrates the Canberra region

The inaugural Festival of Flavour will be held at the Murrumbateman Recreational Grounds over the weekend of Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 October.

Posted in Events, General |
Read more
eco tourism

Register for the Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference

Leading speakers on ecotourism, sustainability and responsible tourism from around the globe will be attending Ecotourism Australia’s 24th Global Eco Asia-Pacific conference to be held on 21-23 November, in Hobart, Tasmania.

Posted in Events, Industry, Workshops |
Read more
night markets

Night Market Canberra returns this Spring

Night Market Canberra returns this Spring on Friday, 14 October, from 4-9pm at Hotel Realm in Barton.

Posted in Events, General |
Read more