Coronavirus: Travel Alert link
Department of Health and Tourism Australia is regularly updating advice on the novel coronavirus. Information for the tourism industry can be found here: https://www.australia.com/en/travel-alerts/coronavirus.html
Enlighten Festival prepares to illuminate Canberra
Preparations for the annual Enlighten Festival, presented by Singapore Airlines, are well underway. Returning from 28 February to 15 March 2020, the festival brings together some of Canberra’s premier autumn events.
Australian bushfire recovery information for tourism businesses
Tourism Tribe has put together some support resources for tourism operators who are now or will soon be trying to attract guests to return to their destination.
India Host Registrations are open for bookings
Registrations are now open for ATEC’s India Host program. ATEC, together with Tourism Australia and Austrade, is delivering a national program for the tourism industry to assist with capitalising on the growing number of Indian travellers…
GABS hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers of 2019
Canberra’s reputation as a producer of award-winning craft beer has once again been recognised in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers poll.
Record tourists bring boost to economy
A surge led by Australians visiting Canberra for a holiday has contributed to overnight visitors breaking the 3 million mark for the first time ever along with record expenditure contribution to the ACT economy from…
Holiday Here, Canberra!
As part of the national bushfire recovery effort, Tourism Australia has kicked off a new domestic campaign, Holiday Here This Year.
Bushfire recovery update for Destination Southern NSW
Sean Haylan, General Manager of Destination Southern NSW (DSNSW) recently sent an update of the Bushfire recovery.
Holiday Here Canberra Campaign Launch
Off the back of projected downturns in the face of recent bushfires and lingering smoke haze, VisitCanberra is calling on locals to support our tourism industry. With approximately one in 20 Canberrans employed by a…
Award winners headed to nationals in March
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Canberra Region Tourism Awards.