Destinations

Sunshine Coast announces new food festival

The Curated Plate, a new four-day destination food festival is set to make its debut on the Sunshine Coast on August 8-11, 2019. In a celebration of… Read More

Grants open to help Brisbane win global conventions

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has invited Brisbane’s ambitious early career professionals and researchers to apply for a share of $30,000 to help the city attract leading international… Read More

New purpose built convention centre announced for the Sunshine Coast

Following its $100 million purchase of the Novotel Twin Waters Resort in Queensland last month, Shakespeare Property Group, have revealed a further commitment to the region, announcing… Read More

Future of Australia’s ports examined in Darwin

Some 200 industry leaders, decision makers and government speakers from all over Australia met in Darwin recently for the 46th biennial Ports Australia conference. The conference, one… Read More

A milestone year for the expanded Adelaide Convention Centre

From putting finishing touches on its $397 million redevelopment to welcoming record numbers of visitors through its doors and playing host to some of Adelaide’s largest ever… Read More

ICC Sydney strengthens ties with Orange

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) returned to the annual Orange Wine Show over the weekend, celebrating the region’s thriving wine industry and exploring opportunities to further… Read More

Countdown to the Australian Open 2019 begins

January’s Australian Open is set to break records with the best-of-the-best converging in Melbourne for the largest annual sporting event in the Southern Hemisphere. Minister for Tourism… Read More

Tourism Australia’s business events showcase Dreamtime goes to Perth

Tourism Australia today announced that its signature event for promoting Australia as a world-class incentive destination, Dreamtime, will be held in Perth, Western Australia for the first… Read More

New report shows how ‘innovation revolution’ is transforming Australian hotel industry

A new research report released today highlights the dramatic expansion and transformation of Australia’s hotel industry, with a new generation of hotels being developed to cater for a… Read More

$100 million purchase of Novotel Twin Waters Resort signals tourism investment surge on Sunshine Coast

The Shakespeare Property Group has completed the $100 million purchase of Novotel Twin Waters Resort on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast from the Abacus Property Group. Shakespeare Property Group… Read More