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.
The final names are: Great Barrier Reef; Boomerang; Skippy; Waltzing Matilda; Uluru; Great Southern Land; Quokka; and Dreamtime. Tourism Australia Managing John O'Sullivan said the names connect with and capture what is so unique and distinctive about Australia. “The Reef and the Rock, our native animals and Indigenous heritage play such an important part in the promotion of Australia," he said.
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QLD Young Tourism Leaders
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Jessica Mauboy joins Friends of Australia program
Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Steven Ciobo MP, has announced Australian singer-songwriter and actress Jessica Mauboy has been made a Friend of Australia ambassador to help promote Australia to the world.
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QTIC Tourism Indigenous Employment Champions Network
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Together with the Champions, QTIC have developed a range of resources for tourism operators, presented at numerous industry conferences, facilitated industry forums, provided tourism industry career path information to Indigenous students and job seekers, and identified Indigenous employment placements within the industry.
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Australian tourism visitor spending reaches new heights
International visitor spending for the 12 month period ending December 2017 grew six per cent to reach a new high of $41.3 billion in 2017, representing an addition of $2.2 billion to the Australian economy.
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