Record visitor growth drives tourism and hospitality jobs
The ACT has seen strong growth in the number of overnight visitors coming to the capital for the year ending June 2019. These visitors, combined with those visiting Canberra for day trips, made the year…
VisitCanberra partners with Expedia Group and Concrete Playground
Long-term partnerships based on extensive consumer research will form the core of Canberra’s destination marketing activities over the next 12 months.
VisitCanberra’s Masterbrand campaign goes live
VisitCanberra’s Masterbrand advertising campaign is now live, encouraging visitors to find their one, big, perfect little moment in Canberra.
Annual candle festival to light up Lennox Gardens
The Canberra Nara Candle Festival returns to Lennox Gardens on Saturday 26 October celebrating Canberra’s sister city relationship with Nara, Japan.
Final weekend of Windows to the World
Six embassies and high commissions will be open across the final weekend of the Windows to the World event complementing a host of sold out events.
Floriade wraps up for 2019
The gates at Commonwealth Park have closed for Floriade’s 32nd year, with the event wrapping up on Sunday 13 October following Dogs’ Day Out.
Canberra Region Tourism Awards – Now on sale
Tickets are now on sale for the Canberra Region Tourism Awards being held in Anzac Hall at the Australian War Memorial in November.
Visitor Guide bookings now open
Advertising bookings are now being taken for VisitCanberra’s 2020 Canberra Region Visitor Guide.
Australia Marketplace South East Asia
The International Team have also recently attended trade missions across Malaysia and Singapore, with over 100 meetings to engage with key travel representatives to increase awareness of Canberra.
Australia Marketplace India
VisitCanberra recently attended Tourism Australia’s flagship trade event in Kochi, Kerala, India from 8 to 11 August.