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.
More than 300 travel representatives from the UK, USA, Europe and New Zealand were trained about all things Canberra at Corroboree West in Perth from 7 to 11 October.
Influencers coming to Canberra
VisitCanberra has heard of a few bloggers/influencers in recent weeks contacting local attractions and hotels saying they are working in collaboration with us and asking for free experiences and accommodation.
Register for Australian Tourism Exchange 2020
Applications to attend Australia’s largest annual travel and tourism business-to-business event, Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) close next week.
Sam Leyshon named Dux and wins wine judging position
Sam Leyshon, from Mallaluka Wines in the Canberra District, has been named dux of the 44th Advanced Wine Assessment Course by The Australian Wine Research Institute.
Enlighten breaks attendance records
This year’s Enlighten Festival broke records in both attendance and economic impact.