Tourism continues to be Australia's star sector
Short-term visitor arrivals to Australia: trend estimates: Short-term visitor arrivals during March 2017 (712,800 movements) increased 0.1% compared with February 2017 (712,200 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.3% in January 2017 and 0.2% in February 2017. The current trend estimate for arrivals is 6.5% higher than in March 2016.
During March 2017, short-term visitor arrivals (710,800 movements) decreased 0.7% compared with February 2017 (715,700 movements). This followed monthly increases of 1.1% in January 2017 and 0.3% in February 2017.
In short, if you're not sure where the jobs and careers are - it's tourism and hospitality. Join this growing sector and see your own career reap the same success.
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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.
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
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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More Chinese Tourists to Australia
China has overtaken New Zealand to become Australia's largest inbound visitor market for the first time.
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.
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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