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INDUSTRY NEWS

Overseas arrivals and departures Australia - August 2016

Short-term visitor arrivals during August 2016 (696,700 movements) increased 0.5%, compared with July 2016 (693,000 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.9% in June 2016 and 0.7% in July 2016.

The current trend estimate for arrivals is 11.7% higher than in August 2015. During August 2016, short-term visitor arrivals (691,000 movements) decreased 0.2% compared with July 2016 (692,300 movements).

This followed a monthly increase of 1.8% in June 2016 and a monthly decrease of 0.3% in July 2016. There were 632,600 short-term visitor arrivals to Australia in August 2016.

Australia's tourism industry contributes over $38 billion to the national economy. There is a current shortage of around 38,000 positions in the tourism sector, and this is expected to increase to123,000 by 2020 - NOW is the time to get started on a career in tourism and hospitality!

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Qantas names new Dreamliner fleet

More than 60,000 suggestions were put forward and 45,000 votes cast in selecting the names of Qantas' fleet of eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners that will fly routes including Perth to London and Melbourne to Los Angeles.

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New Festival of Sailing for the Whitsundays

Airlie Beach will host 12 yachts along with their skippers, international crews and supporters for the final stop of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race in January 2018.

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Australian Tourism Awards
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Signature Experiences of Australia target high value international travellers

Tourism Australia’s ongoing partnership with industry to promote outstanding tourism experiences within a variety of special interest categories is now known as the Signature Experiences of Australia program.

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The latest visitor arrivals data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

Latest visitor arrivals data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Overseas Arrivals and Departures for Australia

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Ascet: Dont waste another year
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Tourism spending on the up and up

The latest National Visitor Survey which Australian tourists spent a record $61.7 billion for the year ending March 2017, an increase of $3.7 billion.

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CAREERS

Restaurant Australia - Australian Tourism

Tourism Australia has produced a series of videos showcasing tourism businesses from around the country who are great examples of Restaurant Australia.

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Mona proposes new waterfront hotel

Founder of Mona, David Walsh has unveiled intentions for a 172 room, 5-star hotel on the museum’s current site in Berriedale, Tasmania.

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CAREERS

QLD Young Tourism Leaders

There’s never been a better time to launch a career in tourism. From hotels, resorts, transport and travel, tourist attractions and adventure tours – the possibilities are endless to build a successful, lifelong career.

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