Monthly Archives: March 2017


Gallery of Gardens opens to the public

The National Arboretum Canberra’s newest feature, the Gallery of Gardens, opens to the public this weekend.

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SkatingbyLake Burley Griffin

Local family wanted to be Canberra video stars

VisitCanberra is working with Bound Round (the #1 family travel platform in Asia Pacific) to showcase the best of the local region to travelling families.

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Record domestic overnight visitation to the capital

The latest Tourism in the ACT Snapshot has just been released based on the latest Tourism Research Australia’s National and International Visitor Surveys, for the period ending December 2016. The data shows Canberra welcomed 4.71 million visitors – the largest…

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Family Fun at the 2017 Tidbinbilla Open Day this weekend

Bring the family, pack a picnic and head on out to the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve for a free day of fun and educational activities this Sunday 2 April from 10am – 3pm. This year’s theme Celebrating Diversity encourages visitors to…

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CRVC open day

Canberra and Region Visitors Centre – Open Day

Locals are being encouraged to discover one good thing after another at the Canberra and Region Visitors Centre as part of the venue’s inaugural open day at Regatta Point.

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Discover the new

Registrations open for ATEC’s Discover the New B2B workshop

Registrations are now open for the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC)’s Discover the New B2B workshop. 

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DESIGN Canberra

DESIGN Canberra festival call out

DESIGN Canberra is calling for projects that celebrate and promote Canberra as a living design laboratory.

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Learn how to boost the performance of your millennial workforce

Apprentice Support Australia is holding a free workshop, Cracking the Millennial Code – Boosting the Performance of your Millennial Workforce! With millennials expected to make up 75 per cent of the workforce by 2025, learn how your business can attract,…

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Are you China ready?

Tourism Tribe are assisting tourism operators become China ready through a series of online videos. Delivered through five short episodes, the tutorials advise how tourism operators can engage with Chinese travellers, including online marketing, information on major Chinese digital platforms…

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Destination Australia Conference

Destination Australia Conference recordings available to download

Tourism Australia has published recordings of presentations from the Destination Australia Conference 2017.

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Impressive results for Tigerair in Melbourne

A recent partnership between VisitCanberra and Tigerair has delivered impressive results, with increased numbers of Melbournians travelling to Canberra on the newly-established route.

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Questacon goes Above and Beyond for their upcoming exhibition

Visit Questacon and join the epic journey into the sky and beyond! Presented by Boeing in collaboration with NASA, Above and Beyond celebrates the power of innovation and features: immersive simulations, augmented reality, interactive design challenges, iconic historical touchstones, visionary…

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