Melbourne Food & Wine Festival announces MasterClass line-up
In the lead up to The 2017 World’s 50 Best Restaurant awards, Melbourne Food and Wine Festival will host some of the world’s leading chefs in a special MasterClass event series from 1 - 2 April 2017.
Headlining chefs include Grant Achatz from Alinea (#15 on The World’s 50 Best Restaurants list), Gastón Acurio from Astrid & Gaston (#30) and Ashley Palmer-Watts from Dinner by Heston Blumenthal (#45). Find out more here.
Tourism Australia signs new strategic partnerships in China
Tourism Australia signed two strategic deals in China this week with Cathay Pacific Airways and Mafengwo.com, one of the top Chinese digital travel platforms.
Signature Experiences showcased to British trade and media
Tourism Australia hosted two events in London last week to update luxury travel sellers and media on Tourism Australia’s premium strategy and the Signature Experiences of Australia program.
Government support for tourism businesses
Tourism Australia has published a list of Federal Government support available for Australian tourism businesses.
Tourism Research Australia - latest publications
A number of publications have been released in the last few months and are now available on the Tourism Research Australia website
New UnDiscover Australia campaign launches In South and South East Asia
Tourism Australia has launched a new A$10 million campaign targeting high value travellers in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia by showcasing unusual, unfamiliar and unexpected attractions and experiences.
Sculpture by the Sea at Bondi
Sculpture by the Sea returns to Sydney’s eastern beaches from 18 October – 4 November 2018. From Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach
Butcher Aspire - put some meat on your career bones!
Interested in starting your butchery career? HTN is looking for individuals to undertake the HTN Aspire Program at Granville TAFE with the opportunity to score a butchery apprenticeship with HTN at the end.
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National Visitor Survey results
Tourism Research Australia released the latest National Visitor Survey reporting on domestic tourism the 12 months to June 2018.