CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION AND RESOURCES FOR AUSTRALIA’S TOURISM INDUSTRY
A range of Australian Government relief assistance, support and resources is available to help tourism businesses deal with the impacts of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Tourism Australia will continue to update this page as more information becomes available.
On 11 March 2021, the Australian Government has announced a $1.2 billion support package for the tourism and aviation sector.
This support includes:
Specific information on eligibility, criteria and timings can be found on business.gov.au and the latest announcements relating to coronavirus can be found on Australia.gov.au and on the Department of Health website. The Department of Health has also released a range of public health campaign materials for businesses to use. Businesses can also phone the Australian Taxation Office Emergency Support Infoline on 1800 806 218 or visit their website for more information.
The Australian Government has also established a number of communication channels for businesses and individuals to provide information, advice and access to resources, these include:
Support for businesses
Support for individuals and households
Support for the cultural and creative sector
Mental health services