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Funding open for Rural and Regional Events in NSW

Event organisers are being encouraged to apply for grants under the NSW Government’s 2018 Flagship Event Fund, with expressions of interest now open.

The fund will offer successful applicants a one-off annual grant of $20,000 or a triennial grant of $27,500 per year for three years. Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall said the beauty of local events is that they showcase rural and regional NSW at its best.

"Our communities have so many wonderful stories to tell and events not only help boost our local economies but take visitors on an incredible journey, whether it’s showcasing our fantastic producers, artists, craftspeople, sportspeople or musicians," Mr Marshall said.





“The NSW Government is committed to accelerating growth in this vitally important industry, and our $43 million investment to boosting the way rural and regional areas attract visitor’s cements our perseverance to ensuring our State remains number one.”

Expressions of Interest for the 2018 Flagship Event Fund are open until COB Friday 1 September 2017 and applicants whose expressions of interest sufficiently meet the criteria will be invited to submit a full application in October.

For further information on the 2018 Flagship Event Fund and to lodge an expression of interest visit Destination NSW



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Sydney and Melbourne recognised in T+L World's Best Awards

Sydney earned a number one spot in this year's prestigious Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards in New York in August.

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International Tourism generating jobs

Tourism is confirmed as the unsung hero of the Australian economy with record international visitor numbers in year to June 2017

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International visitors to Australia - latest statistics

Australia welcomed 8.5 million international visitors in the 12 months to June 2017, up 8.9 per cent, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released yesterday.

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Newcastle's new coffee cellar door unveiled

Peaberrys Coffee Roasters in Newcastle has recently unveiled a cellar door, offering a full education experience about bean types and roasting techniques whilst tasting their home-created blends.

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Tourism Australia's Dreamtime 2017

Registrations are open until Friday 18 August for Australian Industry to participate in Dreamtime 2017, Tourism Australia’s signature business events showcase.

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Tourism Forecasts 2017

Tourism Research Australia has published tourism forecasts up to 2026–27

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