Cairns popular with Aussie travellers

9 Jul 2014 2:38 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Domestic visitor numbers to the Far North have grown almost six per cent compared to the year prior, proving the Newman Government’s strong commitment to tourism is paying off, while Labor has no plans for the industry.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said Tourism Research Australia’s latest National...

Jean-Michel Cousteau encourages Americans to explore Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef

16 Jun 2014 1:20 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Monday, June 16, 2014

Explorer and environmentalist Jean-Michel Cousteau will front a new tourism marketing campaign encouraging North American families to follow in his footsteps and explore the Great Barrier Reef.

Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey said that after last month’s Australian Tourism Exchange in Cairns, Queensland had secured an Australian exclusive opportunity to partner with...

Cairns businesses attend master class

13 Jun 2014 9:49 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Small Business

Friday, June 13, 2014

Queensland’s tourism businesses will have better success in attracting investment for infrastructure projects and growing the industry, following a series of master classes across the State.

Minister for Tourism and Small Business Jann Stuckey said the Queensland Government recognised the vital role small businesses played in generating economic activity and...

Queensland welcomes global tourism industry for Australian Tourism Exchange

11 May 2014 11:31 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Queensland will become the focus of the world’s tourism industry from this weekend as Cairns opens its doors to delegates for the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE14) with almost 2,000 delegates from 38 countries converging in Queensland’s tropical north from today.

Federal Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb and Queensland’s Minister for Tourism and Major...

World Cup event puts Cairns ‘on track’ for tourism boost

24 Apr 2014 4:18 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Thousands of people from 33 countries will descend on Cairns this weekend for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup at the Smithfield Regional Park, providing another boost for the local tourism market.

Minister for Tourism and Major Events Jann Stuckey said the Queensland Government recognised the importance of major sporting events such as the World Cup in driving...

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