Restaurant Australia case study video: Pialligo Estate
Tourism Australia is producing a series of videos showcasing tourism businesses from around the country who have successfully included a food and wine component to their offer.
The aim of the videos is to inspire more businesses to get involved in Restaurant Australia as food and wine continues to become an ever more important aspect of the experience our visitors are looking for.
The first video released showcases Pialligo Estate Farmhouse, a food, wine and lifestyle destination on the banks of Canberra’s Molonglo River. The Estate incorporates an olive grove, vineyard, orchard, academy, market garden, the award winning Pialligo Smokehouse, two restaurant and events space.
Tourism Research Australia State Tourism Satellite Accounts 2016-17
Tourism Research Australia has released its latest State Tourism Satellite Accounts report which provides a comprehensive set of data outlining the value of tourism for all states and territories in Australia.
Cookery & Wine Courses - sound like your thing?
Do you have a passion for food or wine? A chef or sommelier course will put you in the world of great taste.
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National Visitor Survey - Travel by Australians
The National Visitor Survey - Travel by Australians shows domestic tourism visitors in Australia were on the rise and spending more than ever
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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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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QTIC Salute to Excellence Awards
The QTIC Salute to Excellence Awards recognises Year 11 and 12 students that are under-taking or have recently completed vocational education and training in tourism, food and beverage and cookery.
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.