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Tourism Awards - Indigenous tourism winners

The following Champions were recognised for their excellence at their respective State Tourism awards.

Qantas 2016 Australian Tourism Finalists – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tourism
Worn Gundidj @ Tower Hill
Sand Dune Adventures
Mossman Gorge Centre 
Voyages Ayers Rock Resort
Aboriginal Cultural Tours - South Australia
Uptuyu Adventures (Silver)
Nitmiluk Tours (highly commended)

Cultural Tourism
Venture North 

Unique Accommodation
Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel (Kakadu Tourism)

Luxury Accommodation
Cicada Lodge (Nitmiluk Tours)

Tri State Safaris - Silver (Ecotourism) and Silver (Adventure Tourism)

George Dunne Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Tourism Industry
Tony Clementson (GM of  Nitmiluk Tours)

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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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Survey data reveals Australian attitudes to tourism

Tourism Australia has published a summary report of a study it conducted in September 2016 into the perceptions held by Australian consumers with respect to the size and value of Australia’s tourism industry.

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QTIC Tourism Indigenous Employment Champions Network

The QTIC Tourism Indigenous Employment Champions Network, supported by The Star Entertainment Group, aims to support tourism employers to recruit and retain Indigenous employees. The Network is a group of volunteer tourism operators that have exhibited best practice in the recruitment and retention of Indigenous employment.

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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Abrolhos Islands named as Australia’s newest Hope Spot

The Houtman Abrolhos Islands in Western Australia have been recognised as a ‘Hope Spot’ by ocean conservation organisation Mission Blue, joining 85 other sites globally and one other in Australia – Moreton Bay in Queensland.

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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.

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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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Tourism Forecasts 2017

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

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NSW Seafood Survey - can you help?
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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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