Monthly Archives: May 2017

truffle hunt

Truffle Festival – Canberra Region

Now in its ninth consecutive year, the Truffle Festival – Canberra Region is the ultimate foodie festival and a fabulous celebration of winter in the region. Each year from June to August more than 250 individual events showcase the region’s…

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Tourism Awards

Nominations open for Canberra Region Tourism Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Canberra Region Tourism Awards are open until Wednesday 31 May. 

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Hippo

New government initiative assists job seekers

The Department of Employment has developed a new website jobjumpstart.employment.gov.au designed to promote careers and equip job seekers with the necessary skills and information to find employment.

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Hale

Canberra’s newest wellness destination

Canberra’s newest luxury health retreat Hale Gym + Spa is the latest development from the award-winning Doma Group, located in the 1927 heritage-listed Brassey Hotel.

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Canberra Airport

Canberra Airport Facts & Figures

The Canberra Airport has released a “Facts & Figures” information sheet outlining key statistics relating to its operations for the 12 months to 31 December 2016.

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Walkabout SE Asia

Walkabout South East Asia 2017

Seller applications are now open for participation at Tourism Australia’s Walkabout South East Asia.

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2017 Tourism Awards

Register for the Canberra Region Tourism Awards Workshop

Registrations are now open for the first 2017 Canberra Region Tourism Awards workshop. This introductory workshop provides an overview of the awards process – including information on categories, award changes in 2017,  the submission process, and support services for entrants.

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Star ratings

Australian Tourism Industry Council takes on Star Ratings scheme

The Star Ratings scheme owned and operated by the Australian motoring clubs including NRMA, RACV, RACQ, RAA, RACT and AANT, will be transferred at no cost to the Australian Tourism Industry Council (ATIC) from the start of the 2017/18 financial…

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Kangaroos

2017 ANZAC Test Match at GIO Stadium

The Australian Kangaroos will take on the New Zealand Kiwis in the mid-season Test Match on Friday 5 May at Canberra’s GIO Stadium.

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Australian Event Awards

Your chance to be crowned amongst Australia’s best events and achievements

Entries open on Wednesday 3 May for the Australian Event Awards, the national awards program for the Australian events industry. There are 10 categories for Australia’s best sporting, community, charity, tourism, cultural and corporate (and other) events and 10 achievement…

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