Media Releases

Cairns polls 'near perfect' scores for hosting of ATE14

This year’s Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE14) - held for the first time ever in Cairns - has been hailed an ‘outstanding success’ by organisers Tourism Australia and Tourism and Events Queensland, after receiving almost perfect feedback in a survey of the 1,800 international buyers and Australian sellers delegates who attended the event.

Melbourne announced as host city for ATE in 2015

Tourism Australia has today announced Melbourne will host the country’s premier tourism trade show for attracting international business, the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE), in 2015.

Gold Coast to host Corroboree Greater China 2014

270 top travel agents from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan - all specialising in selling Australian holidays - will converge on the Gold Coast at the end of June for Tourism Australia's inaugural Corroboree Greater China.

Modern and Royal Families set to boost Australian tourism

Tourism Australia is hoping two well publicised 'happy family' visits Down Under will inject further energy into the recent return to growth from Australia's traditional Western tourism markets.Tourism Australia is hoping two well publicised 'happy family' visits Down Under will inject further energy into the recent return to growth from Australia's traditional Western tourism markets.

Industry showing appetite for 'Restaurant Australia' campaign

Almost 700 Australian businesses have so far shared their top eating and drinking tourism experiences as part of Tourism Australia's new Restaurant Australia campaign, aimed at putting Australia at the top of the menu for international visitors.