Gold Coast to host Chinese travel agents for Corroboree 2014

12 Nov 2013 9:24 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Three hundred of China’s top travel agents who specialise in selling Australian holidays will converge on the Gold Coast for the inaugural Corroboree Greater China in 2014.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the Gold Coast was the perfect location to host Tourism Australia’s inaugural Chinese trade...

Tourism campaign to tempt Chinese residents to Queensland

27 Mar 2013 11:59 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

A new tourism campaign targeting Australia’s Chinese community will begin this week in a bid to grow Queensland’s share of the international market.

Minister for Tourism, Jann Stuckey, said the campaign would tempt Chinese residents either working or studying in Australia to holiday in Queensland.

“Australia’s Chinese community represents an influential group...

Mega Queensland tourism delegation to visit China

6 Mar 2013 10:27 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Sunday, March 03, 2013

The largest delegation ever of Queensland tourism operators will leave for China today as part of a trade mission run by Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) and Destination NSW.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the ‘Greater China Mission’ would visit the Chinese cities of Chengdu and Beijing.

“China is...

Welcome to the Year of the Snake

13 Feb 2013 11:30 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Cairns is gearing up for an influx of up to 20,000 tourists from China and Hong Kong over the next few weeks as celebrations for Chinese Lunar New Year get into full swing.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey, who launched the Chinese New Year Festival today, said the availability of more than 50 additional...

High level talks strengthen Queensland’s relationship with China

18 Dec 2012 4:48 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Cairns: Premier Campbell Newman has met with one of China’s top government officials for talks that could broaden Queensland’s relationship with the world’s largest nation.

Chinese State Councillor, Her Excellency Madame Liu Yandong, is on a state visit to honour the 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Australia.

Today’s meeting was...

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